How To Compile An Extension Using Microsoft Visual Studio Express 2012
This article describes how to compile an Extension using the Microsoft Visual Studio C++ compiler. This article is also available in Japanese. Authored By: Alison Yates Published On: February 18, 2014...
Talking to ZEMAX from Python using PyZDDE
This article describes: How to use PyZDDE to communicate between Zemax and Python The three modes of operation of PyZDDE using examples Brief description of the PyZDDE toolbox, and few use cases Authored By: Indranil Sinharoy...
Zemax Diffractive Optical Element Sag Macro
This article explains how to create a diffractive optical element, sag macro in Zemax. Authored By: Serhat Hasan ASLAN Published On: December 5, 2013 This macro calculates sag and phase data of a rotationally symmetric kinoform (Binary 2...
Programming Custom Light Sources and Uniform Deviates
This article explains how to program custom light sources and uniform deviates. Authored By: Jeff Casey of Rockfield Research Inc. Published On: September 24, 2013 One of the most powerful features of Zemax is its open architecture, which...
How to Ensure MATLAB Will Read Your Text File
This article explains what to do if MATLAB will not read your text file. Authored By: Liz Gerrish and Alissa Wersal Published On: December 4, 2013 Introduction In 2010, the default text encoding in Zemax was changed from ANSI to Unicode...
Using Multi-Configuration Operands to Control Parameters in a Single Configuration System
This article illustrates how to use the multi-configuration editor to optimize, tolerance, and pickup values that cannot be accessed in any other editor. Authored By: Akash Arora...
How Do I Save Text Files Without a .TXT Extension?
Question: How can I prevent my text editor from adding .TXT extensions to text files that I save? Authored By: Akash Arora...
How to Create a Double Pass Optical System
This article describes the make double pass tool, which automates the creation of double pass, sequential optical systems. Authored By: Akash Arora...
How to Simulate an RGB LED Using Zemax
This article is intended to show how the Zemax colorimetry features such as the detector color object, the source spectrum feature, and the source array option can be used to spot artifacts when designing an RGB LED illumination system....
Is My Key Under Current Support?
The article explains how to tell if your key is currently eligible for technical support and upgrades to the software. Authored By: Mark...