Set up a mixed reality project in Unity with the Mixed Reality Toolkit

Windows Mixed Reality
Mixed Reality Toolkit

Import the Mixed Reality Toolkit into your Unity project to accelerate your mixed reality development.

Learning objectives

By the end of this module you will be able to:

  • Configure Unity for Windows Mixed Reality Development
  • Import the Mixed Reality Toolkit (MRTK) foundation package into Unity
  • Add MRTK to a Unity scene
  • Compare and contrast the three primary MRTK interaction models
  • Manipulate holograms using ObjectManipulator


  • A Windows 10 or 11 PC configured with the correct tools
  • Windows 10 SDK 10.0.18362.0 or later
  • (Optional) A HoloLens 2 device configured for development
  • Unity Hub with Unity 2021.3 or later installed and the Universal Windows Platform Build Support module added
  • Mixed Reality Feature Tool
  • Basic familiarity with Unity: interface, scene creation, package import, addition of GameObjects to a scene