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Tobii Pro Nano is a small and portable eye tracker that can be used to conduct studies on laptops, PC monitors up to 19ʺ (16:9), mobile devices by using the mobile testing accessory, real-world interfaces, projections, simulators, and TV screens.

Install and configure your Tobii Pro Nano

Tobii Pro Nano setup

Start by checking the following

Does the computer meet the eye tracker requirements?

  • Windows 10 (Professional or Enterprise editions), or macOS High Sierra and Mojave.
  • Connector USB 2.0 Type A port
  • Administrator rights to install software and manage your firewall

Does the computer meet the requirements of the eye tracking software?

Does the display used for eye tracking meet the eye tracker requirements?

  • Maximum screen size: 19” (16:9)

Step 1: Install Pro Nano on the computer

  1. Install or update to Tobii Pro Eye Tracker Manager version 2.0 or newer. After the installation, the application will open automatically.
  2. Connect the eye tracker to the computer´s USB 2.0 Type A port.
  3. In the Eye Tracker Manager click Install new eye tracker button.
  4. Click on the eye tracker picture to select it, then click the Install button. 
  5. Follow the on-screen instructions. At the end of this process, the Pro Nano eye tracker card is displayed in the Eye Tracker Manager.  
  6. Disconnect the USB cable and move to the next step.


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Step 2: Mount Pro Nano on the screen

Mounting instructions
  1. Find the center of the screen and clean the bezel.
  2. Peel off the adhesive tape and mount the bracket on the bezel. Press the bracket against the bezel for 30 seconds and let it rest for 1 hour before attaching the eye tracker.
  3. Attach the eye tracker and make sure that the mounting bracket fits exactly in the slot on the back of the eye tracker. A magnet will hold it in place. 
  4. Re-connect the eye tracker USB cable to the computer and move on to the next step.  


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Step 3: Configure Pro Nano with the screen

  1. In the Eye Tracker Manager, click on the eye tracker card.
  2. On the Overview tab, locate the Display setup setting and click the meatball icon next to the text box. On the dropdown menu click New.
  3. Select Regular setup and click the Next button.
  4. Follow the instructions in each configuration step.
  5. To check if the eye tracker can detect your eyes, enable the Position guide. In the position guide window, you should be able to see two circles in a face contour.
  6. Test your setup by performing a calibration and start exploring your eye tracking solution.


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Tobii Pro Nano mounted on a laptop

After setting up the Tobii Pro Nano, start exploring it together with your eye tracking software.