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9
Jun

Magellan Echo Utility iOS App Version 1.10.12 Released

Announcement

The Magellan Echo Utility iOS App Version 1.10.12 has been released.

Overview

The Magellan Echo Utility for iOS has been updated to support a soon to be released Echo Device Software Version that adds back in the original digital watch face. Simply update your Magellan Echo Utility for iOS through the AppStore.

Change Log

  • improvement Renamed Clock option “Digital” to “Modern”.
  • improvement Added additional Clock option “Traditional” for soon to be released Echo Device Software Version 4.0.2.14.

NOTE

Updating your Magellan Echo Utility iOS App to Version 1.1.12 will not install the Echo Device Software Version that adds back in the digital watch face, it just contains changes that are necessary to support that Echo Device Software Version.

24
Apr

How to Change the Echo Watch Face

Users can change watch faces on their Magellan Echo with the Echo Utility App. Instructions below.

Prerequisites

Compatible Smartphones

  • iPhone 4S, iPhone 5, iPhone 5C, iPhone 5S, iPod Touch (G5), iPad Mini, iPad (G3 and G4)

Steps

Note: Be sure to enable Bluetooth on your device. 

  • On the Compatible Smartphone, after the installation of the Magellan Echo Utility App, tap on Echo Utility.
  • On the Compatible Smartphone, where the 3 watches are tap Connect. The orange rectangle below shows the location of the tap.

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  • On Echo device, switch to pairing mode by either holding any button and pressing the top left button once the menu appears. (Older versions will need to hold the top left button and will not need to press another button)
  • On Echo device, the device will immediately go into Pair Feature.
  • Wait a few moments and the Compatible Smartphone and the Echo device prompt the pair message on Echo device. Press the right bottom button to accept the pairing if this is the first time paring. (If you are using Echo Firmware that is not the same as the latest public version, a software update popup will appear, with the Compatible Smartphone. Tap Cancel to preserve your current version.)
  • On the Compatible Smartphonetap Display Settings. The orange rectangle below shows the location of the tap.
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  • On the Compatible Smartphone, Tap one of the available options under Clock. A green check will indicate which watch face Echo is currently using.

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  • Echo will automatically save changes. You may choose to exit by holding any button. (For older versions, hold the top left button).

Current Options (version 4.0.2.12)

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23
Apr

Magellan Echo Utility iOS App Version 1.1.10 Released

Announcement

The Magellan Echo Utility iOS App Version 1.1.10 has been released.

Overview

The Magellan Echo Utility for iOS has been updated to support a soon to be released Echo Device Software Version that includes a user interface overhaul. Simply update your Magellan Echo Utility for iOS through the AppStore.

Change Log

  • improvement Updated Echo Device Software string translations for soon to be released Echo Device Software Version 4.0.2.12.

NOTE

Updating your Magellan Echo Utility iOS App to Version 1.1.10 will not install the Echo Device Software Version that includes a user interface overhaul, it just contains changes that are necessary to support that Echo Device Software Version.

23
Apr

Magellan Echo Device Software Version 4.0.2.12 Released

Announcement

Magellan Echo Device Software Version 4.0.2.12 has been released.

Overview

The Magellan Echo has been updated to include a Stopwatch, Menu Screen, and completely overhauled user interface. Press and hold any button from the Watch Screen to access the Menu Screen, and subsequently press and hold any button to exit back to the Watch Screen. From the Menu, you can choose to Search for a compatible app on a compatible smartphone (top-left button), or enter the Stopwatch (top-right button).

Magellan Echo's Stopwatch Feature. It's simple interface could be used by just about anybody!

Magellan Echo’s Stopwatch Feature. It’s simple interface is very easy to use!

Instructions

To install the the latest Echo firmware, perform the following steps:

  • Download the free Magellan Echo Utility from the Apple AppStore on your compatible iOS device.
  • Launch the Echo Utility application.
  • In the Echo Utility, Tap Connect next to the Echo product image.
  • On the Echo device, hold the any button for 1 second to enable Search mode.
  • On the Echo device, a screen will appear asking to confirm connection with the Echo Utility. Confirm the connection by pressing the bottom right button. The Echo device will automatically re-connect with the most recently connected application, so this screen may not appear every time.
  • On the Echo device, wait for the sync to complete. Syncing may not be necessary for subsequent connections.
  • In the Echo Utility, a popup will appear with the latest version and release notes asking the user to update. Tap OK.
  • The update will begin and will take approximately 10 minutes. After the update has completed, an Update Successful screen will appear and the user can confirm this screen by pressing any button. The device will restart using the updated firmware.

Note: If your Echo is up to date, no update prompt will appear. 

Change Log

  • newfeature Added a Stopwatch Feature.
  • newfeature Added a menu screen. Hold any button for 1 second for it to appear.
  • improvement Changed the transition from Watch Feature to Search Mode to include an intermediate step to the menu screen.
  • improvement Changed Digital Watch Mode appearance
  • improvement Changed Analog Watch Mode appearance
  • improvement Changed the user interface.
  •  Removed the Weekly Total wording from the watch mode.
11
Apr

Magellan Active Website Version 1.17 Released

Announcement

Magellan Active Website Version 1.17 has been released.

Overview

We’ve made improvements to the Getting Started process for our Echo product, including more info on using the Magellan Active Echo Utility and a dedicated Applications supporting Echo page.

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Change Log

  • improvement Update Echo Getting Started page, remove Echo Customize page and add Echo Applications page
  • improvement Add new Apps supporting Echo to Echo Applications page (Golf Pad, AllTrails, iMobileIntervals)
  • improvement Add Echo Tutorial for iMobileIntervals
  • bug Fixed layout issue of Navigation Menu with Mobile version of Echo Getting Started pages
  • task Updated URL for all references to FIT file protocol (Dynastream changed their URL)
2
Jan

Magellan Echo Utility iOS App Version 1.1.5 Released

Announcement

Magellan Echo Utility iOS App Version 1.1.5 has been released.

Overview

The focus of this update was to add better language support and change a behavior of the App when updating an Echo Device. The App will continue to run in the background and disconnect when the update has been completed.

Instructions

To download or update to the latest Magellan Echo Utility App, perform the following steps:

Downloading the Magellan Echo Utility

  • To download the Magellan Echo Utility App, tap AppStore.
  • Search for the free Magellan Echo Utility from the Apple AppStore on your compatible iOS device.
  • Download the Magellan Echo Utility by tapping the download button.
  • The Magellan Echo Utility will appear as Echo Utility with either a new label (for iOS6 users) or a blue dot (iOS7 users).

Updating the Magellan Echo Utility

  • To update the Magellan Echo Utility App, tap AppStore.
  • On the bottom right row, tap Updates.
  • Search for the Magellan Echo Utility.
  • Tap update.
  • The Magellan Echo Utility will appear as Echo Utility with either a new label (for iOS6 users) or a blue dot (iOS7 users).

Note: If your Echo Utility is up to date, no update option will appear.

Change Log

  • newfeature Added Simplified Chinese, Traditional Chinese, and Japanese Support.
  • improvement  Redesigned interface for iOS.
  • improvement Changed behavior of App when updating Echo device. App will continue to run in the background when updating Echo Device.