Install PC Connect


Installing the PC Connect software is simple and once installed, you can set up Weather Sharing, Data Transfer, and other preferences.

Make sure your computer meets the minimum system requirements

  • PC Connect for Windows: Operating System - Microsoft® Windows® 7, 8, 8.1, or 10

  • Processor speed - 1 GHz or greater

  • Memory - 1 GB (32-bit) or 2 GB (64-bit) RAM

  • Available USB port (2.0)

  • Internet connection

How to install the PC Connect software

  • Download the software - PC Connect is available in a Windows version.

    For PC Connect for Windows - go to > Help > Download Software > My AcuRite - PC Connect for Windows Download > select Install PC Connect > select Run Now (Run) to install or Save to install later (from your Downloads location, double-click on PC-Connect-Setup to install).

    The Install Wizard guides you through the installation steps.


Once installation is complete, you are guided through the Initial Configuration steps.

  1. Select where the Data Transfer CSV files will be saved. By default, they are saved to Documents\AcuRite Weather Station.

  2. If you have CSV files from previous installed versions, select whether you want to move the files to the location selected in Step 1.

  3. Reminder to uninstall - if you have any previous versions of PC Connect installed on your computer, please uninstall those later.

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