Windows SatSYNC Beta (v3427) Installation Instructions

SatSYNC Beta is the software program that allows your computer to recognise Satmap GPS devices when they are plugged into a USB port on your computer.

(The information contained on Satmap GPS devices can only be seen on the SatSYNC Beta window and not through Windows Explorer.)

 

Changes in Version 3427:

  • Added the SatSYNC version number on the front screen
  • Added encoding to handle special characters in different languages.
  • Improved the algorithm used to determine the version of software on the device
  • Added more translations
 

Supported Operating Systems:

  • Windows 10
  • Windows 8
  • Windows 7
  • Windows Vista
  • Windows XP SP3 *
 

Installation instructions

Download Instructions for SatSYNC Beta for Windows

  1. NOTE: MAKE SURE TO UNINSTALL THE PREVIOUS VERSION OF SATSYNC BEFORE PROCEEDING WITH THIS INSTALLATION. If this is not completed SatSync beta will not run correctly.
  2. Click on the "Download" link below
  3. When prompted with the "File Download - Security Warning" select "Save" and choose a memorable location on your computer to save the file (e.g. My Documents, Desktop).
  4. Once the download is complete double-click on the file to begin the installation.
  5. Select 'Run' to proceed with the installation.
  6. Follow the instructions in the installation wizard.
  7. You may be directed to the Microsoft website to download and install version 3.5, service pack 1 of the .NET framework before proceeding with the installation of SatSYNC beta. If .NET 3.5 SP1 does not work well on your machine, please let us know and contact Microsoft or your computer vendor for a solution.
  8. Should you find that SatSYNC does not recognise that the ActiveGPS is connected you may need to install Microsoft Visual C++ 2013 Service Pack 1 Redistributable Package from here - please contact techsupport@satmap.com if you require more information
SatSYNC beta cannot detect the Active GPS Device on a Guest Account in Windows XP.
 

Previous Windows Beta Versions

 
24 Jul 2017
 
14 Jul 2017
 
26 May 2017
 
25 May 2017
 
24 May 2017
 
10 Feb 2017
 
7 Feb 2017