RayTech™ RNS and RayTech™ Planner Software

Software download and update information for the Raymarine RayTech™ RNS and RayTech™ Planner:

  • Applicable for:  RayTech™ RNS and RayTech™ Planner
  • Software Version: v6.2
  • Release Date: September 2010
  • Replaces: v6.1, v6.0

 Important Notes

  • The v6.2 software download is the same for RayTech™ RNS Full Licence, Upgrade Licence and the Free Planner software. For the Planner software please select the Planner option when first run. The other options will require you to enter a licence key which is provided with the Purchased version only.
  • Windows 8 and Windows Vista are not supported. Installation on these systems cannot be guaranteed to work. 
  • Apple OSX is also not supported. If running a Apple Computer it is recommend that you install Boot camp provided by Apple to run RayTech™.  Support cannot be given in setting up Boot Camp.
  • Windows 7 users who are planning to use SeaTalkhs to network to RayTech™ RNS v6.2 are also required to download the RayTech™ Network Config Tool. Instructions are included in the download as well as the manual on how to use this additional tool. Click here to download.
  • The operation manual can also be used for RayTech™ Planner. However please be aware that only certain sections apply. Planner has no networking abilities

Device Drivers

Please find below the device drivers for the accessories to RayTech RNS

C-Map USB Card Reader    hsb2 PCMCIA Interfacehsb2 USB Interface

Previous Versions

The following are the history of the RayTech™ RNS software. These are published so you are able to download and install if you have lost your installation disk. They will require you to enter a licence key otherwise they will not work. The software will only run on Windows XP ONLY. Windows 7 and Windows Vista are not supported by the following software

RayTech™ RNS v6.1RayTech™ RNS v6.0RayTech™ RNS v5.0RayTech™ RNS v4.1RayTech™ RNS v4.0


Important Terms of downloading software

Firmware update processes are done at your own risk. Before initiating the update process be sure to backup and make copies of all important files.

If the firmware process is interrupted your product may not function properly, therefore do not interrupt the process and ensure the unit is on a reliable power supply. Damage caused by incomplete upgrades will not be covered by Raymarine warranty.

By Downloading the software, you agree to these terms.

Software history

VersionRelease DateFeatures
v6.2Sept 2010
  • Windows 7 compatibility
  • C Series Wide compatibility
  • 'Get Weather FRom Internet' option removed as no longer used
  • AIS and Radar Colours changed
  • Various Bug Fixes
v6.1Dec 2008
  • Microsoft Windows Vista limited compatibility (See Below)
  • Integration with Raymarine G-Series
  • Raymarine DSM400 HD Digital Sounder support
  • Raymarine HD/SHD Digital radar support
  • Dual Radar Support
  • AIS Target tracking
  • Platinum Plus Cartography support
  • Support for E-Series software v4.29/v4.30
v6.0Jan 2008
  • Initial Release

Open Source GPL/LGPL

Some Raymarine products contain software code developed by third parties that are covered by open source GPL and LGPL software license agreements. You can view the third party license agreements by visiting the Manuals section of our website.

To access the open source GPL and LGPL licensed executables click here