Polar WebSync Release Notes

Release date: 25th of May
Polar WebSync for Windows & MAC OS X
Version number: 2.8.3

Following bug fixes have been done:

  • Problem with the synchronization, fixed

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    Release date: 18th of December
    Version number: 2.8.2 for Mac

    Following fix has been done:
    • Installation to Mac OS X 10.10 (Yosemite) fails in some cases, fixed

    Release date: 27th of February
    Version number: 2.8.1

    Following bug fixes have been done:
    • Cadence Laps missing in exercises if the combination of GPS + Stride + (Heart Rate) in use, fixed

    • Exercise done using Optimized Sport Zones sometimes showed only Polar Sport Zones in polarpersonaltrainer.com, fixed


    Release date: 18th of December
    Version number: 2.8.0

    • Chinese language support


    Release date: 4th of December
    Version number: 2.7.0

    Following updates/bug fixes have been done:
    • Windows 8 support

    • You can now transfer Training targets and Endurance program to RCX3 and RC3 GPS Training computers

    • Hungary as a new language in Websync


    • Automatic proxy detection in Windows when "Use a proxy for your LAN" is disabled but proxy address and port are not empty in Internet options of Control Panel, fixed


    Release date: 20th August 2012
    Polar WebSync for Windows & MAC OS X
    Version number: 2.6.0

    Forced update. Please note that you will need the latest Websync version for data synchronization since the earlier Websync versions won’t function anymore.

    New features:
    - Polar RC3 GPS training computer support

    Fixed bugs:
    • Error: Training Computer - Sport Profiles - Display - view numbering does not stay disabled

    • Data synchronization fails with error: org.hibernate.exception.DataException: Could not execute JDBC batch update

    • RCX5 synchronization fails to error. Error received error code: 299 faultmessage: org.hibernate.exception.DataException: Could not execute JDBC batch update error string: Error downloading __ - server replied: Internal Server Error

    • RCX5 synchronization fails with error: org.hibernate.exception.ConstraintViolationException: Could not execute JDBC batch update

    Release date: 2nd April 2012
    Version number: 2.5.0

    New features:
    • RCX3 synchronization to polarpersonaltrainer.com

    • Editing RCX3 Training Computer Settings:

    - Sport profiles
    - User settings - Device settings
    - Training data export to .hrm and .gpx file formats enabling data export to Polar ProTrainer 5 software

    Release date: 16th February 2012
    Version number: 2.4.1


    • RCX5:

    - Training Computer settings: Display settings not showing cadence, fixed - For some track information not transferred / map not shown in polarpersonaltrainer.com, fixed - Stride length transfer incorrect when using imperial units, fixed
    • CS500:

    - Synchronization fails when reading equipment settings, fixed - Distance and speed data not transferred from laps, fixed

    Release date: 31th October 2011
    WebSync server update

    • Imperial units change to metric units during synchronization, fixed

    • RCX5 synchronization fails with error "Synchronization message: java.lang.NullPointerException", fixed


    Release date: 24th October 2011
    Version number: 2.4.0

    New features:
    • Synchronization summary shows data transferred from training computer to polarpersonaltrainer.com and vice versa.

    • RCX5 Training Computer Settings update- Sport Profiles - Customizing training displays for each sport profile - Selecting bike in use for Cycling sport - Device Settings - Editing training sounds, button lock, units, language and Power Save Mode - Editing time, date, date formatting, and alarm settings - Changing logo and watch face

    • CS500 Training Computer Settings update- Device Settings - Time format and date setting - Changing logo and watch face - Equipment Settings - Selecting bike in use - Modifying sensor settings - Customizing training displays

    • Mac OS X Lion compatibility - synchronization works only once without reboot, fixed

    • RCX5: average speed of automatic lap incorrectly synchronized, fixed

    • RCX5: Cycling2 sport profile result synchronized as Cycling sport to web service, fixed

    • CS500: Training Computer Settings - exported file is not shown in ProTrainer 5 if the file includes power data, fixed

    Release date: 3rd August 2011
    Version number: 2.3.2.

    Enhancements / Fixes to Polar WebSync Software:
    • Mac OS X 10.7 Lion compatibility

    • WebSync crashes during FT80 synchronization

    • RCX5 data synchronization fails with error message: org.hibernate.exception.DataException: could not insert: [fi.polar.ped.beans.product.Equipment]. Error code 299 in log file.

    • Limits not transferred from RS300X and CS500

    • Fat % is not transferred from FT40

    Release date: 9th May 2011
    Version number: 2.3.0.

    Forced update. Earlier WebSync software versions can not be used anymore.

    Enhancements / Fixes to Polar WebSync Software:

    • User interface updated

    • Synchronization process updated

    • More stable data transfer to all training computers

    • New language versions: Dutch and Norsk

    • Compatible with RCX5 and CS500 Tour de France

    • Editing Training Computer settings: for RCX5 and CS500 users- RCX5: Sport settings- RCX5 and CS500: User settings- RCX5 and CS500: Training data export to .hrm file formatEnables exporting data to ProTrainer 5 software.

    • Data transfer to polargofit.com supported


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