New version MERLIC 4 now available!

The newest MERLIC version – MERLIC 4 – is now available for download from the MVTec website! With this release, we are adressing the strongest demands of the machine vision market: parallelization, PLC integration, and 3D vision.

New Features

  • Parallelization
  • 3D vision tools
  • Process integration with real-time Ethernet and fieldbus systems as well as recipes
  • Improved usability with optimized tool flow
  • ... and many more!


Existing customers can download the software from The upgrade to the new version is free. Please note that a new dongle is needed in order to run MERLIC 4. The new dongle can be obtained – upon request and also free of charge – from your local distributor.


All registered customers can try out MERLIC for free, simply by downloading the software here.

Read more about the features and enhancements of MERLIC, find out more about the editions, or view the technical details in the release notes.