If you want to use high-level outputs and some advanced tracking and recognition features of NiTE, you need to install it as well. NiTE is a middleware based on the OpenNI framework and needs to be installed after it.
Before installing NiTE, you need to have OpenNI installed using the Downloading and installing OpenNI recipe in this chapter.
Before downloading NiTE, you need to register yourself in OpenNI.org. For doing so, please open your browser and navigate to www.openni.org/my-profile. Now fill all the fields and click on the Submit button:
After the registration, if everything goes fine, you'll be able to download NiTE. Open your browser and navigate to www.openni.org/files/nite:
Download NiTE using the big DOWNLOAD button at the upper-right corner and then select your desired version of it:
Open the downloaded file; it is usually a ZIP file that can be opened by different programs (including but not limited to WinZip, WinRar, 7Zip, and so on) and even Windows Explorer. Then run/open the actual installer from within the zipped archive:
Wait for the installation to complete and, at the end of the installation, click on Finish and you are done: