Downloads

Download our software, manuals and other instructions regarding batcorder usage here. Our software applications requiere at least Mac OS X 10.9.

You need to send the batcorder back for repairs?

You have a defective batcorder or defective microphone for recalibration that you want to send to us? We kindly ask you to fill out the retour form and send it with the device or microphone to us.

If you are outside the EU you also need to follow these instructions. Otherwise we do not get proper customs clearance and have to invoice all occurring charges.

Software Downloads

  • batcorder Firmware - Overview of the batcorder software-updates for batcorder 1.1 through 3.1
  • bcAdmin 3 InstallationbcAdmin 3.6.8 - available since March 2017 30-day trial version with all features that can be transformed to full version. To use it beyond the 30 day trial time you'll need a license key. For Mac OS X 10.10 or newer. See the features of bcAdmin 3.6 in a quick overview.
  • batIdentbatIdent 1.5 Installer - available since June 2013; for Mac OS 10.7 or newer; R 3.0.0 installer is included in the download.
  • bcAnalyze 3.0 Pro - available through the Mac App Store Analyse your recordings as sonagrams or spectrums. Dig into the calls using the call overlay.
  • bcAnalyze 3.0 Pro Standalone/Trial - available since 15.9.2016 Analyse your recordings as sonagrams or spectrums. Dig into the calls using the call overlay. This version can be tested for 15 days without license.
  • bcAnalyze bcAnalyze 2.0 for OS X 10.10 and newer - available since 27.10.2015 Please download and use this version if your Mac runs on OS X 10.10 or newer.
  • Mini-batcorder Mac 1.01 - available since 19.06.2017 Setup your Mini-batcorder with this tool.
  • Mini-batcorder Windows - available since 07.06.2017 Setup your Mini-batcorder with this tool.
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  • bcAdmin 3 InstallationbcAdmin 3.5.6 - available since June 2013 30-day trial version with all features that can be transformed to full version. To use it beyond the 30 day trial time you'll need a license key. For Mac OS X 10.7 to 10.9.
  • bcAnalyze bcAnalyze 2.0 - available since 09.03.2012 Full version with a 30 day trial limit. Creates oszillograms, sonagrams and more from batcorder RAW files and WAVE files. Optimized for working with large number of recordings.
  • bcAnalyze bcAnalyze Standard Version 1.15 - available since 07.03.2011 Full version with a 30 day trial limit. Creates oszillograms, sonagrams and more from batcorder RAW files and WAVE files.
  • bcAdminbcAdmin 2.0 Installer - available since 01.03.2010 30-day trial version with all features that can be transformed to full version. To use it beyond the 30 day trial time you'll need a license file. We need a computer identification number sent to create the license file.
  • KML-Import-Plugin for bcAdmin 2.0 Import of KML files as locations in bcAdmin 2 - free
  • Geo Plugin for bcAdmin 2.0 Geo Plugin for georeferencing of recordings. This version can be tested with limitations without a license code.
  • WPA-Plugin for bcAdmin 2.0 Plugin for analysing bat activity at wind turbines. Needs a valid license for usage.
  • batIdentbatIdent 1.03 Installer - for Mac OS X < 10.7; available since 02.03.2010
  • R 2.11 - direct Link to CRAN R Archiv Link to R Version 2.11 at CRAN download archive, newer versions are currently not supported with batIdent

Manuals

FAQs and misc

Sample recordings

  • Sample recordings for testing our software - available since 15.01.2010 Download recordings from two nights recorded in northern bavaria in 2008 with a batcorder 1.1.
  • Call variations of local bat species - available since 15.01.2010 Collection of example calls of mid european bat species showing the typical variations of their calls. Recordings were resampled to ressemble time expanded recordings (10 times delayed). Thus, you can easily open them with the software of your choice.