Software Installation

To get access to comprehensive functionality and settings of the scanner via USB or Wi-Fi connection, you should install appropriate software:

  • Artec Studio is to control scanning with a PC via USB connection; and

  • Artec Remote is to control scanning with mobile devices (iOS or Android) via Wi-Fi.

Installing Artec Studio

  1. Open my.artec3d and download Artec Installation Center

  2. Install Artec Installation Center on your computer and launch it

  3. Download Artec Studio

  4. Install Artec Studio as Artec Studio manual suggests.

Once you’re done, you can proceed to the preparation of the location and objects to be scanned.

Installing Artec Remote

Follow one of the links below that correspond to your mobile platform and install the Artec Remote app.

ios android

If for some reason the links do not work, try to find the application yourself in a corresponding app store.

To find and install the Artec Remote app in App Store, follow these steps.

  1. Launch the App Store on your device.

  2. Tap the magnifying icon on the bottom right of your screen.

  3. Type in your search query Artec Remote and tap the Search button.

  4. Select “Artec Remote” from the provided app list.

  5. Tap the Download button and wait for the download to finish.

Launch Artec Remote app

Once the Artec Remote app installation is complete, it will appear on your Home screen. Tap it to open and begin using.

Connect to Artec Ray via Wi-Fi


Make sure you have disconnected the USB cable from the scanner to use Ray over Wi-Fi. Otherwise, Wi-Fi connection will be unavailable.

The first thing you need to do is connect to Ray. To connect from your iOS or Android device to Artec Ray via Wi-Fi, follow these steps:

  1. Launch the Artec Remote app.

  2. In the Scanners screen tap Connect to Ray button.

  3. Tap Copy the password label to copy the Artec Ray connection password to clipboard.

Scanners screen

Figure 3 Scanners screen.

  1. To manually set a Ray for the first time, tap the Go to settings button.

  2. In the Wi-Fi settings screen, find and connect the preferred Artec Ray network with the copied password. Ray hotspot network name starts with SCANNER... or RY.

Ray Wi-Fi search

Figure 4 Ray Wi-Fi search.

  1. After this, return to the Artec Remote app main screen and tap Connect to Ray button.

  2. Tap Join in the Ray Wi-Fi hotspot notification window

Connect to scanner

Figure 5 Connect to scanner.

  1. Once you establish a manual connection with a scanner, you will be able to automatically connect to the scanner, from the next time.

Once you’re done, you can proceed to the preparation of the location and objects to be scanned.