OPTAC Download Tool Configuration Utility (1C & Smart2)

This is a chargeable upgrade, please read the details below carefully before proceeding.

The computer which performs the upgrade must be connected to the internet.

Please click here to purchase the Licence Key for the 1C & Smart2 firmware update.


*Please be aware that not all OPTAC Tools are compatible with the SMART2 Upgrade, OPTAC Tools Manufactured from 2015 will be compatible with Smart2 update, OPTAC Tools manufactured in 2014 or prior this will only update to 1C.


The OPTAC Download Tool Configuration Utility allows you to:

  • Update your OPTAC Download Tool to the latest version of the firmware compatible with your device.
  • Configure Special Downloads on your OPTAC Download Tool
    (a number of options can be set, such as selecting a specific date range to download or downloading detailed speed only)
  • View the OPTAC Download Tool Manual


The upgrade will require the following cables, which came with your OPTAC Download Tool. If you are no longer in possession of these cables, they can be purchased from the shop by clicking on the links:

If you do not own a 1C tachograph this upgrade is not required. You can locate the latest free 1B firmware here.


Download Instructions:

  1. Left click your mouse once on the “OPTAC Download Tool Configuration Utility” link below.
  2. You will be asked if you want to “Run, Save or Open” the file.
  3. Select “Save” and choose a location such as “Desktop”.
  4. The file will now download.
  5. Once the file has downloaded successfully an icon will appear at the location you chose.
  6. Double click the left mouse button on the icon.
  7. Follow the on-screen instructions to install the Utility.
  8. Once the Utility is installed please follow the onscreen menu options.
  9. To perform a firmware upgrade you must purchase a Licence Key from here or via our Customer Support Team.