Ray240 / Ray240E Software

Software download and update information for the Raymarine Ray240E / Ray240:

  • Applicable for: Ray240E / Ray240
  • Software Version: v2.29
  • Release Date: April 2012
  • Replaces: 1.15, 1.17, 2.00, 2.18, 2.20, 2.23


Software for this product is only available via a Raymarine Service Center or a Raymarine Service Dealer. End user updating is not possible due to restrictions in the hardware and/or regulations.

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
v2.29April 2012
  • Implemented DSC test message
  • Fixed intermittent "unable to connect to base" issue
  • Fixed NOAA Weather channel issue & Watch mode where VHF can be muted
  • Fixed NOAA Weather channel issue where no alarm is heard
v2.23Dec 2010
  • SeaTalk1 communications issue resolved during power up
  • DSC 4 hourly alarm triggered correctly
v2.20April 2010
  • Brought ATIS functionality up to latest Specification
  • Added functionality for MARCOM-C Licence operation
v2.18 - 20th March 2008May 2009
  • Modified DSC functionality when ATIS is enabled
v2.18 - 12th March 2008Jun 2008
  • Distress Activation user interface has been edited
  • DSC message detection has been improved
  • EEPROM management improved
  • DSC message Tx power is now adjustable by user
  • NMEA message adjusted to include additional info from DSC
  • Private channels have been changed for more selection
  • ATIS functions have been adjusted per relevant regulations - EN301 025
v2.00Jul 2005
  • Maintenance Release 
v1.17Feb 2005
  • Maintenance Release 
v1.15Aug 2004
  • 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