Super Buddy - Software Updates

Super Buddy Field Guide Updates

FlashUpdate and SatTransfer Software

NOTE: To update your Super Buddy, you must have the transfer data cable that was shipped with your Super Buddy. If you need to purchase a data transfer cable, visit our "Parts and Accessories" webstore page or contact Applied Instruments by calling (317) 782-4331.

To download instructions for installing FlashUpdate and SatTransfer, Click Here.

For Windows 8 users on one of the two driver instruction links first.

FOR ALL OTHER VERSIONS...Go directly to "Click Here to Download FlashUpdate Zip Software". Windows 8 drivers are not needed for any previous versions of Windows.
Click Here for Windows 8 driver signature instructions.
Click Here for Windows 8.1 driver signature instructions.

For all versions of Windows
Click Here to download FlashUpdate Zip Software.

Super Buddy Update Notification List

We can notify you when new software updates for the Super Buddy satellite meter are available for download. Just send us an e-mail by clicking: with "Subscribe To Super Buddy Update List" in the Subject box. We will then send you an e-mail notification when new plans are added.

Current Versions of Super Buddy Items:

Software Component Version Release Date
North American Field Guide 2.29 05/05/2015
USA ZipCodes 1.09 09/17/2009
Canadian Postal 1.03 12/16/2011
No Postal 1.02 06/18/2012
European Field Guide 1.44 05/05/2015
South American Field Guide 1.39 05/05/2015
South Pacific Field Guide 1.26 09/30/2014
Asia Field Guide 1.23 09/30/2014
Middle East Field Guide 1.43 09/22/2014
African Field Guide 1.27 09/30/2014
Software (SSB Main) 3.09 07/23/2014
Boot Program (SSB Boot) 1.16 06/18/2012
FlashUpdate 2.12 04/01/2015
SatTransfer 2.12 04/04/2014
Limit Values - Dish Corp 2.01 03/25/2014
Limit Values - Dish RSP 2.01 03/25/2014
Limit Values - No Limits 1.00 03/25/2014