February 21st, 2023. Written by Art Pekun.

If you have recently purchased a new Artec 3D scanner, Congratulations! This article will help you get started on learning the software and 3D scanning on your own.

First, please visit https://my.artec3d.com/signup to create a new Artec3D account. Any software licenses you purchase will be added to it. 

Second, unpack your scanner and save the packaging. It will be useful for shipping the scanner back to Artec in case you have to make a repair. 

Third, take a look at these training documents and videos:

Artec Ray Video Overview:

Artec Ray User Manual:


Artec Studio 18 Software Manual:


Video overview of the software:

3 Different Ways to Control the Artec Ray 3D Scanner


Artec Ray Remote App User Manual


How Do I Use the Artec Ray in Autonomous Mode


What Kind of Memory Card Can I Use in the Artec Ray?


What Do the Blinking Lights on the Artec Ray Mean?