Cyclo 500 & 505 - Cyclo Software & Cyclo Agent Update

Latest Version 4.1

The Magellan Cyclo Agent provides the latest software and map updates to Cyclo 500 series devices. The updates will prompt automatically when the device is connected to your computer.

Current version fixes:
• Faster route calculation
• Correct time when uploading
• Improved zoom in functions of elevation graphs
• Sensor detection improvement
• Improved external .gpx reading
• Highways are shown on higher zoom level
• Auto calculation of the wheel circumference
• Change preview color Route to Track
• Faster reading of track & history files
• Connectivity to Iphone or Android phone
• View who is calling
• Reading an SMS
• Answering a call when connected with headset + microphone (wired or BT)
• Controls music - play, pause, stop and next song
• Control playlist - go through your playlist to search another song
• Control music volume (Android only)
• Improved layout on sensor parameters
• Connected sensors will be linked to your Cyclo profile - no more accidentally pairing with other devices
• HR & Speed-Cadence BT sensors supported
• Connect to Shimano Di2 electronic bicycle shifting systems, via the new Di2 Wireless Unit (required)
• Allows user to see gear info during a ride
• Di2 gear info will be stored in history & gpx file
• Shows Di2 battery level
• Connects to ANT+ trainers: Elite digital Qubo, Tacx Bushido and Tacx Genius
• Use Surprise Me to create route, and simulate riding it indoors, and experience the corresponding resistance on that route!
• Where Am I function - Displays the exact location of where you are, and even send an SMS to a contact, directly from the same screen (Android only)
• Add a detour directly on the map screen
• Improved MTB route calculation
• Display % of unpaved roads during Surprise Me, in MTB profile
• 7 different map colour schemes
• New Odometer that provides all details on all your rides, both recorded and not recorded
• Improved recalculation of track when changing route settings
• Able to select tracks based on closest distance
• Add message in Main menu when device is locked
• Improved visibility when following a route over unpaved roads
• Allow navigation to the center of a post code
• Streets are shown on higher zoom level
• Correct Distance Calculation
• Dashboard values GPS speed and sensor speed can once more be selected
• Improved touch screen swipe
• Cross chain warning for Di2 can be turned off
• Improved routing in Australia and New Zealand
• Correct unit representation when imperial units are selected
• other bug fixes

How to Update your Cyclo 500 & 505

If an auto prompt appears asking to update the Magellan Cyclo Agent from v3.XX to v4.XX, click on 'Update' and follow the on screen instructions.

To update your Cyclo 500 series device, click on 'Updates' > 'Check for Updates'. If a new version is available, it will prompt otherwise it will display 'Your Cyclo is up to date" indicating you already have the latest software installed.

Click Here to Download Magellan Cyclo Agent

Creating a Back Up of your Cyclo 500 & 505 device

You can create a back up of the data, tracks, history and settings on your Cyclo 500 series in the event it crashes or gets corrupted, you can restore from the created back up file.

1. Connect your device to your PC & Turn on your device
2. Open Magellan Cyclo Agent
3. Click on 'Backup/Restore' in the top menu bar
4. Click on 'Create Backup'
5. Rename the file and save to a location of your choice.
6. Click 'Save' and you're done.

Restoring your Cyclo 500 & 505 device

To Restore the back up file onto your Cyclo 500 series device;

1. Connect your device to your PC & Turn on your device
2. Open Magellan Cyclo Agent
3. Click on 'Backup/Restore' in the top menu bar
4. Click on 'Restore from Backup'
5. Navigate to the folder location of where you saved your previous back up file that you created and select the file.
6. Click 'Open'
7. You will be prompted with a warning message 'Restore function will replace existing files (Settings, tracks and history) on your device with the content of selected back up file'. If you wish to proceed, Click 'OK'
8. Click 'OK' if you confirm the second time
9. Once completed, it will display 'Backup has been restored successfully'

NOTE: Please close down the Cyclo Agent if it is no longer in use

Please close down the Cyclo Agent if it is no longer in use as it can cause confusion with the syncing of data with web portal.

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