SoluCGI Quick Setup

PREREQUISITES

SoluCGI is an Add-In for Microsoft Excel that makes it possible to control CasparCG directly from a spreadsheet. You should therefore have these two programs installed before proceeding with the SoluCGI installation.

CASPARCG SERVER

CasparCG Server is a Windows and Linux software used to play out professional graphics, audio and video to multiple outputs as a layerbased real-time compositor. It has been in 24/7 broadcast production since 2006. And the best, it's free. Used by most broadcasters in Europe.

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Download CasparCG Server installer from here: http://casparcg.com/download.html

MICROSOFT EXCEL

Microsoft Excel is the industry leading spreadsheet program, a powerful data visualization and analysis tool.

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Purchase MS Office with Excel from here: https://products.office.com/en/buy/office

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SoluCGI is compatible with desktop versions for Windows. MacOS or Web versions are not supported at this time.

INSTALLATION

  1. Download SoluCGI 30 day trial from here: https://www.solucgi.com/trial

  2. Run setup.exe

  3. At "Windows protected your PC" -window. Choose "More Info" and click "Run anyway".

  4. Install SoluCGI

  5. Close the installer

  6. You will now find SoluCGI tab from Excel ribbon.