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MadgeTech Data Logger Software

Data Logger Software

Data Logger Software


MadgeTech 4 Standard


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Software Manual: Download
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  • Software Overview
  • Technical Requirements
  • Video Tutorials
  • Help
  • Secure Software
  • Downloads

Simple, Easy-to-use, Windows-based Software

The MadgeTech 4 Data Logger Software is designed to streamline the process of downloading data and reviewing it in a user-friendly, time efficient manner. The software offers many customizable features and options, including the ability to change engineering units (dependent upon specific data logger models), conforming to the needs of the user.

All MadgeTech data loggers operate in a similar fashion and are simple and easy to use. Each class of logger has a unique device type and is automatically identified within the MadgeTech Software on the host computer.

MadgeTech 4 Data Logger Software comes standard with any MadgeTech Data Logger and free updates are available to download from the MadgeTech website.

Data Logger Software

New Software Features to MadgeTech 4.2!


Configure routine data logging tasks to run while you are free to do other things. The Workflows feature enables the automation of tasks such as creating reports, downloading data, starting and stopping devices or even sending email notifications!

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Time Markers

Easily mark a desired point in time on any report using Time Markers. Time Markers appear as a vertical line in a graph or a colored row in a data table, Time Markers can help to organize different stages or cycles within your process or any reference points critical to interpreting your data as desired.  

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Value Lines

Quickly and easily add a Value Line to any graph report  to visually represent a specific value within the data. Choose from a calculated value such as minimum, maximum, average or MKT for any parameter or indicate any fixed position within the report as needed.

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Independently Set Scale Units

For multiple parameter graph reports users can now choose to scale each channel independently to control how data is compared and viewed.
This makes for easy presentation of complex information and can be adjusted with a simple click of the mouse!

Advanced Statistics

You asked, we listened! MadgeTech 4 has expanded to offer more options and statistics available for data analysis. 

  • Time until threshold statistics
  • Sterilization Data (F0 and A0)
  • Default statistic settings

Copy to Excel

To see report data in a spreadsheet, users can export reports to Microsoft Excel®. Now equiped to handle millions of readings!

Additional Software Features

Cooling Flags

Cooling flags are automatic reading annotations that specify when certain temperature thresholds are met. Users can set the default cooling flags, as well as manage cooling flags that have already been created.

Graph View

Utilize the infinite graphing flexibility by combining channels and datasets as desired. All graphing makes use of accelerated graphics hardware for real-time updating and high performance visuals.

Data Table Reports

Using a data table report allows the user to view the data and channels from the current graph or statistics report in a data table format.
In addition, data table reports can also be exported to Microsoft Excel®.


Add an annotation to provided additional information about a graph or reading. Annotations can contain general information about the graph
or information about a specific reading.

Engineering Units

Customizable engineering units enables users to support and program devices with many different unit types as well as the ability to display them as an alternate unit if desired.

Multiple Logger Communication

MadgeTech 4.0 Software can communicate with multiple loggers through multiple interface cables. Capable of simultaneous start, stop and download of over 100 devices, this software serves as your virtual command center for large scale facilities and small.

  • Multiple Graph Overlay
  • Zoom In / Zoom Out
  • Timeslice
  • Lethality Equations (F0, PU)
  • Mean Kinetic Temperature
  • Full Time Zone Support
  • Data Annotation
  • User Friendly File Management
  • Min. / Max. / Average Lines
  • Automatic Report Generation
  • Summary View

Technical Requirements

The MadgeTech Data Logger software requires an IBM or compatible PC with the following:

  • PC-compatible Pentium(R)-class system
  • Windows XP, Vista, Windows 7 (32 and 64 bit), Windows 8* and Windows 10
  • Color SVGA monitor (1024 x 768 resolution)
  • 1GB RAM
  • At least 30MB free hard disk space (for installation)
  • Available 9 pin male serial (COM) port (for serial logger interface cable)
  • Available USB port (for USB logger interface cable)

Non-Compatible Data Loggers

MadgeTech 4 Software is compatible with the majority of MadgeTech data loggers. View the list of devices that are not compatible at this time.

MadgeTech’s dynamic data logging software offers customers graphs, analysis and other tools to optimize their data logger usage. MadgeTech data recorders work hand in hand with the data logger software to provide a seamless solution for displaying your reports, giving you a simple way of analyzing and sharing findings. Users will have the ability to review and export professional looking data all in one easy to use application. Our software helps users comply with HACCP requirements by allowing users up to five major control points, real time and wireless recording, customizable Engineering Units and more. MadgeTech software has been designed to help our users comply and conform to the highest standards and regulations. The data logger software options and features benefit from our extensive experience in the industry. Download MadgeTech’s Data Logger software and see for yourself what it can do for you and your productivity.

*MadgeTech 4 Data Logger Software is not supported on Windows 8 RT.

MadgeTech Software Tutorials – Getting Started

Get familiar and learn the basics of the MadgeTech 4 Data Logger Software in simple and easy steps.


Title Time Level
1. Software Overview 5:17 Beginner
2. Installing the Software 3:23 Beginner
3. Stop, Start & Download 4:40 Beginner
4. Device Properties 6:44 Beginner
5. Datasets vs. Reports 2:32 Beginner
6. Reporting Basics 3:05 Beginner
7. Export to Excel 1:15 Beginner
8. File Menu 3:03 Beginner



We are here to help

Download the MadgeTech 4 Data Logger Software Manual for comprehesive, step by step instruction on how to get the most out of the MadgeTech Software.

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Watch and learn at your own pace with help from MadgeTech Video Tutorials.

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Find answers to questions about the MadgeTech Software written by the the experience MadgeTech Support Team.

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Still can’t find the answer you are looking for? Contact a member of the MadgeTech Support Team.


Aiding in the compliance of 21 CFR Part 11 Requirements

The MadgeTech Secure Software aids customers in compliance with 21 CFR Part 11 requirements. The software ensures standards in which electronic files are considered equivalent to paper records, saving time and effort. MadgeTech Secure Software contains criteria such as electronic signatures, access codes, secure data file, and an audit trail which meet the requirements of 21 CFR Part 11 and help provide data integrity.

 IQ/OQ/PQ protocols are included with the purchase of the MadgeTech 4 Secure Software to validate that the software has been installed and is operating correctly. Onsite support is available for IQ/OQ/PQ implementation and software training.

The layout of the secure software is similar to the MadgeTech 4 Standard Software, allowing users to easily learn the additional features. The software is not compatible with all MadgeTech data loggers. View a listing of non-compatible MadgeTech data loggers.

IQ/OQ/PQ On-Site Service

MadgeTech provides on-site IQ/OQ/PQ services to help the user validate the data logging system. Our trained staff are extremely knowledgeable with the standard IQ/OQ/PQ protocols of the MadgeTech data logging system. This service is a cost-effective means to save time and ensure proper implementation of IQ/OQ/PQ of the MadgeTech data logging system with a minimal disruption to staff and operations. Get more information on our IQ/OQ/PQ On-Site Service.

User Management

Users can be given two levels of access, either administrator or user. Administrators have access to all the security settings, while users only have access to communicate with the data loggers and analyze data.

Audit Trails

By clicking the Electronic Signature button, users and administrators can add electronic signatures. The electronic signature contains the printed name of the signer, date and time of the signing and the meaning of the signing.

Electronic Signatures

An Audit Trail is kept automatically with information such as who has logged in and out, what files were downloaded, save, printed etc. Each record is date and time stamped and includes the user information.


MadgeTech 4 Standard

The MadgeTech Data Logger software for Windows.

Release Notes: View
Software Manual: Download

USB Driver

The USB interface drivers can easily be installed on the PC if they are not already available and running. For use with: IFC200, IFC202, IFC300, IFC400, IFC406 or RFC1000.

Version: For Software Version 2.03.6 or Newer
USB Driver Tech Note: Download

Legacy Software Downloads 

Version: 2.07.1
Date Released: February 14, 2013
Release Notes: View
Software Manual: Download

Version: 1.4.13
Date Released: April 5, 2013 

Version: 2.07.1
Date Released: February 14, 2013

Version: 1.01.00
Date Released: September 10, 2012 

Legacy Driver Downloads 

Version: For Windows 2000/XP/2003/Vista

Version: For Windows 7 

MadgeTech 4 Data Logger Software is not supported on Windows 8 RT.

Disclaimer: MadgeTech makes no warranty that its software will install, run or perform on any operating system, nor does MadgeTech warrant that its software will not interfere with or degrade the performance of any other software. Purchaser is solely responsible to install, test and use MadgeTech software properly. MadgeTech will not be held responsible for any consequential or indirect loss or damage arising from the download (including computer viruses), installation or use of any software downloaded, or from failure to meet specifications or legislation or to supply advice or information. MadgeTech reserves the right at any time to change the specification of their products without notification.