On this page you will find all our available (free) downloads. Among which special tools for WinGPS 5 and hardware drivers.

If you are looking for the products you bought (downloads & licenses), please go to your Stentec Account. You can find your Stentec Account on the top right of this website. Go to download overview for your setups and activation overview for product licenses.

Click on one of the categories to view the downloads in that specific category.

Product Version number Version date Size  

DKW Manager
For the installation of our DKW charts (DKW2, BSB, in WinGPS 5 (Windows). 11/06/2020 3 MB

Stentec Installer
To create a backup of all your Stentec software (Windows) for offline installation on your (offline) onboard PC. 20/08/2019 4 MB

DKW Builder Lite
Create your own DKW charts. 28/02/2007 1.9 MB

WinGPS 5 Lite
The free test version of WinGPS 5 for Windows. 5/4/2022 12 MB

WinGPS 5 Lite
The free test version of WinGPS 5 for Windows including a free world chart. 06/03/2017 81 MB

WinGPS ENC Viewer
WinGPS ENC Viewer. Free S57 vector charts can be used within this viewer. More information here. 21/12/2018 11 MB

Sail Simulator 5 Demo
Multiplayer demo of Sail Simulator 5 with a Laser.

- - 184 MB
Product Version number Version date Size  

Teamviewer - Stentec edition
Online help from a distance with the Stentec edition of Teamviewer. Download this program and we can log on to your system for assistance.

- - 8.1 MB

Sail Simulator 5 System Checker
Checks if Sail Simulator can be played on your system.

- - 2.0 MB

GPS Info software
Software to clear the internal memory of your GPS receiver, which could make it better/faster when in use.

Tip: Close WinGPS and all other navigational software when using GPS info. In the software click on 'start' and, when connected to the GPS receiver, click on 'Cold-start'. Afterwards, click on 'Close GPS' and close the software. The GPS receiver is now available for use in other navigational software.

- - 128 kB

COM Port Plug&Play Blocker
Software to block the 'floating mouse' problem. Especially made for Windows Vista.

- - 1.1 MB
Product Version number Version date Size  

Tidal Patch 2023 - NLTides
The free tide patch for WinGPS 5 Pro and Voyager 2022 edition (for Windows). This gives you the currents and tidal data for the Dutch coastal waters in your WinGPS. The data comes from the HP33 of the Dutch Hydrographic Service.

After downloading this file, open the file and follow the steps to complete the installation. Then restart WinGPS.

8,45 MB  

DirectX 9.0c
For WinGPS 5 (Windows) to work on your system DirectX 9.0c is needed. When newly installing WinGPS 5 (2016 or newer) DirectX 9.0c will be installed automatically. When you want to install an older edition this will not be done automatically.

After downloading the file you will be prompted to extract the files in a new folder onto your system. This can be a folder of your own choosing. After extraction you need to open the folder and start 'DXsetup' to install DirectX.

DirectX 9.0c is also needed in combination with Sail Simulator 5.

95.6 MB  

Solution for Windows XP: PROPSYS.DLL
When you want to install WinGPS 5 on Windows XP it is possible you receive an error regarding a missing file 'propsys.dll'. By downloading and installing this setup the missing file will be added to your system. After installation WinGPS 5 will run properly.

4.6 MB  

Fix for Motorboat Simulator & Sail Simulator 4
When, after installing Motorboat Simulator or Sail Simulator 4, you receive a message regarding the missing file 'd3drm.dll' use this setup to install the specific file.

420 kB
Product Version number Version date Size  

Driver for USB GPS receivers
Driver for the BU-353, BU-353s4, MR-350 and other USB GPS receivers (for Windows XP, Vista, 7, 8, 10 and 11).

Please mind: The BU-353 and a lot of older USB GPS receivers are no longer supported in Windows 8 and 10.

3.1 MB

Driver for uAIS Antenna (Windows)

2.2 MB

Driver for uAIS Antenna (Apple)

0.8 MB

Driver for UC232A serial to USB converter

3.8 MB

Driver for Delock serial to USB converter
For Windows 7 and higher.

2.0 MB

Driver for V-700
Driver for V-700 external USB display

13.7 MB