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Holographic Remoting Samples

This repository hosts the two sample applications for Holographic Remoting. (

  • The hostsampleapp sample shows how to write an application streaming content to a Microsoft HoloLens 2.
  • The player sample shows how to write an application running on your Microsoft HoloLens 2 and recieving streamed content. The player sample is very similar to the Holographic Remoting Player available in the store.


  • Visual Studio 2017
    • With C++ Build Packages
    • With C++ UWP Build Packages
    • With Spectre Mitigation Libraries Packages (for release builds only)
    • With ARM and ARM64 C++ Packages
  • Windows SDK 10.0.18362.0 (for Windows 10, version 1903)

Getting Started

  1. Open one of the .sln files either under player/ or hostsampleapp/.
  2. On first use ensure to restore any missing nuget packages.
  3. Then build and run.
    • When running the hostsampleapp pass the ip address of your HoloLens device as first argument to the application.


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