Export Surface Vertices to Text

This script exports the vertices of a surface generated in Imaris to a text file. The vertices will be listed in cartesian coordinates.  

  • Matlab 2015b or later 
  • Imaris 7 or 8    
  • Download at Github.
  • Copy the .m file into the XTensions folder in the Imaris installation directory.  
  • You will find the function, Export Vertices in the Image Processing menu.    
Executing the XTension        
  • Select the 'Tools' Icon in Imaris.
  • From the list of extentions choose 'Export vertices.'   
  • Choose the two different spots populations with the assumed overlap.   
  • Provide a distance threshold and click 'OK.'