Concept2 Utility

The Concept2 Utility is free software that allows you to update the firmware on your Performance Monitor and manage the workout data on your USB flash drive or Concept2 LogCard. You can also upload your workout data to your Online Logbook at concept2.com.

To use the Concept2 Utility you need to have:

  • The utility installed on your computer.
  • A USB flash drive or LogCard with data on it, or a PM5 with workouts in Memory.
  • (If using a LogCard) some means of reading the LogCard. This can either be a PM3 or PM4, or an external card reader.

How To Videos

Installing the Concept2 Utility on a Windows PC

2:45 Minutes

Installing the Concept2 Utility on a Mac

2:53 Minutes

Step-By-Step Instructions

To Save the Setup to Your Hard Drive for Later Installation

  1. Click Download at right. The File Download window will appear.
  2. On the File Download window, click Save.
  3. On the Save As window, navigate to the folder in which you would like to save the exe, zip, or dmg and click Save.
  4. When you are ready to install the setup program, locate the exe, zip, or dmg file on your hard drive (same location as where you saved the file in step 3).
  5. Double-click the file to begin installation. The InstallShield Wizard will launch and guide you through the setup.

To Download and Run this Setup Now

  1. Click Download at right. The File Download window will appear.
  2. On the File Download window, click Open. The InstallShield Wizard will launch and guide you through the setup.

Notes:

  • If you need help with the installation wizard, access InstallShield Wizard help.
  • Mac users may need to reboot following installation and before using the Concept2 Utility.

To Run the Concept2 Utility

Once you have installed the Concept2 Utility on your computer, to run it on Windows, double-click the Concept2 Utility icon on your desktop. On Macs, single-click the icon in the Applications folder. See icon example at right.

Concept2 Utility 6.992

Windows
.exe format
10 MB
Mac
.dmg format
20 MB

New! Concept2 Utility
Beta 7.00.6

The redesigned Concept2 Utility is now available in beta! Features include:

  • A totally new, touchscreen-friendly user interface
  • Accessibility for those with visual impairment
  • Support for PM5 Firmware Version 22/722 and calorie based workouts*
  • The sending of split data and summary information to the Online Logbook
  • ...and much more coming in the future!

Install Links

Windows Beta →

Mac OSX Beta →

*Note: Concept2 Utility 6.992 and earlier DO NOT support calorie based workouts and will delete them from your monitor or USB flash drive. If you've updated your PM5 to Firmware Version 22/722, and typically use the Concept2 Utility to upload results to your online logbook, we highly recommend upgrading to Beta Version 7.00.6 or later.