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Joystick Control Unit (JCU) Software

Software download and update information for the Raymarine Joystick Control Unit (JCU):

  • Applicable for: Joystick Control Unit (JCU1 ONLY)
  • Software Version: v2.14
  • Release Date: January 2020

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Please refer to FLIR Cust Help to download the JCU1 software package and for software update instructions.

Please note, DO NOT attempt a software downgrade of the JCU1, this will cause irretrievable damage to the joystick control unit.

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_14Jan 2020Compatible with ALL FLIR & Raymarine JCU1 products and is recommended to be updated to ALL JCU1 units.
v2_13-*** DO NOT USE *** please update to version 2_14
v2_12May 2017Added compatibility for M Series STAB products
v1_64Mar 2016General bug fixes & improvements
v1_62Dec 2010Added compatibility for M Series (TAU) products
v1_45Feb 2008

Production Release

Compatibility for Voyager & M Series (Photon) products


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