Downloading and Installing AR3S

Downloading and Installing AR3S

AR3S was formerly known as ARES.
The AR3S application can be downloaded and installed either from the Microsoft Store or from the download center on our homepage. In order to obtain our software from the download center, you must, however, also have access to the Windows Device Portal of Microsoft HoloLens 2.

As soon as the AR3S application is downloaded and launched, the app is initially in demo mode. To benefit from the full functionality, a valid active license with Holo-Light is required. Please contact our sales team via sales@holo-light.com if you are interested in a license.

Downloading and Installing AR3S via Microsoft Store

  1. Go to the Microsoft Store on your HoloLens 2 device and search for AR3S
  2. Click on the "Get" button and, if you have not already done so, log in to your Microsoft account or click on "No, thanks"
  3. Next, press on the button reading "Install on my devices" to install AR3S on your HoloLens
  4. The AR3S application should now be among your installed apps

Downloading and Installing AR3S via Holo-Light's Download Center

  • Go to Holo-Light's download center on your PC and navigate to the tab reading "AR3S"
  • Click on "Download" and a ZIP folder will be downloaded to your PC 
  • Extract the content of the folder and access the Windows Device Portal for HoloLens 2
  • Install the file in the aforementioned folder via sideloading on your HoloLens by following this official documentation provided by Microsoft
  • The AR3S app should now be among your installed apps

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