Legacy Reference

Kinect Nodes

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You can use these flow graph nodes to configure Kinect settings.

Alignment node

Used to get the default Kinect skeleton joint lengths when a new closest tracked skeleton is detected.


Port Type Description
Enable Any Enables the skeleton alignment watcher
Disable Any Disables the skeleton alignment watcher
ForceAlign Any Forces the beginning of the new skeleton alignment phase
AlignTime Float The time spent each time the skeleton alignment is started


Port Type Description
Started Boolean Triggers when a new skeleton alignment has started
Completed Boolean Triggers when a skeleton alignment completes

Skeleton node

Used to get the status of the joints for a Kinect skeleton.


Port Type Description
Sync Any Activates the node
Auto Boolean Forces an auto update
Freq Float Auto update frequency. Use 0 to update every frame.
Joint Integer The skeleton joint
RefJoint Integer The skeleton reference joint


Port Type Description
Pos Vec3 Outputs the skeleton vector position
X Float Outputs the skeleton x-axis position
Y Float Outputs the skeleton y-axis position
Z Float Outputs the skeleton z-axis position