MacDive
MacDive
2.11.4

4.4

MacDive free download for Mac

MacDive2.11.4

13 January 2020

Log scuba dives directly from your dive computer.

Overview

MacDive is your digital logbook for downloading and logging your dives right from your dive computer! Supporting over 50 models of computer from Atomic Aquatics, Aeris, Mares, Oceanic, Suunto, and more, it's back for version 2!

Version 2 provides a brand-new interface, bringing with it smart divelogs, iOS syncing, improved gear management, maps, and hundreds more updates to make it better than ever.

Pleae note that the demo version is limited to 5 dives, pieces of gear, and sites. Additionally, iOS syncing is not available in the trial.

What's new in MacDive

Version 2.11.4:
New features:
  • Added support for the Aqualung i200C
  • Added support for the Oceanic Geo 4.0
  • Added support for the Oceanic Pro Plus 4
  • Added RMV column to CSV export
  • Added support for importing sites from KML files
  • Added Critter Count column/smart log criteria (number of unique critters on a dive)
  • Added keyboard shortcuts to dive inspector (Cmd+1-0 select tabs)
  • Track set point high/low for OSTC dives
  • Cmd+Delete now deletes selected images if the Dive Inspector Photos tab is open, not the selected dive(s)
  • Record PPO2 for open circuit OSTC dives
  • Sidebar now refreshes if a diver name changes
  • Sidebar now refreshes if country names change
  • Added "Gas" statistics bar graph
  • St Vincent And The Grenadines flag handling is now less stupid
Fixed:
  • Issue translating flags in certain cases
  • Reading O2 from a Pro Plus X
  • "Switched At" label not updating dynamically in all cases
  • Bug reading Diving Log databases with invalid dates
  • Some minor UDDF read/write issues
  • Issue recording D5 device name
  • Parsing of VPM conservatism for Shearwater devices
  • Issue downloading incomplete/corrupt Suunto EON Steel/D5 dives

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How would you rate MacDive app?

16 Reviews of MacDive

Hazmat
22 April 2009
Version: 1.5.1

Most helpful

Great app. Plus the latest version supports my Oceanic GEO. Couldn't be happier!
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nigelipad67
01 November 2019
Version: 2.11.3
Loving it. Far better than either the Mares Diver diary or the dross that is Suunto DM5
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4.5
angijordan
26 February 2018
Version: 2.9.1
Good stuff for downloading dives
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5
uglykid
08 December 2015
Version: 2.3.8
best dive log software I ever have!!
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5
zenonox-1
01 October 2014
Version: 2.3.5
Very fine piece of software.
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pettifogger0712
01 December 2013
Version: 2.2.6
Support for Mac OS X 10.5 and PPC machines was dropped with version 2.1.0: http://www.mac-dive.com/help/index.php?title=Can_I_use_MacDive_with_Leopard%3F The last PPC-compatible version was 2.0.6 (released June 10th 2011) and it is available from here: http://www.mac-dive.com/downloads/MacDive_2.0.6.dmg
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4
soaringkiwi
06 September 2011
Version: 2.1.0
I find macdive has some really cool features. It meets my needs ie allows me a pretty easy to use interface that stores all of my pertinent information regarding my dives. There have been a few bugs but the updates are pretty frequent and the developer is always happy (and quick) to respond to specific questions. I'm pretty new to mac so can't compare it to much other software. It really does everything I need it to do though ;)
(1)
4.5
Twan77
06 September 2011
Version: 2.1.0
I've been using Macdive for some time now to keep a logbook of my dives on my Mac. I'm very pleased with the features this app has to offer. Dives can be downloaded directly from my divecomputer, merged with information out of Divelog for iPhone and stored on my Mac. The software seemlesly integrates with Divelog, which i use on my iPhone. Although not all information is synced between the two, the developer added most things to the sync in the last update. A simple feauture request by email during development of the latest version caused the request to be immidiately put in this latest version. When i had problems using the app, the developer immediately replied to my request for help and went all the way to solve my problem, which he did. So i can't say anything else than that the support for this app is excellent! I can reccomend this software to everyone who is looking for a program to keep a logbook of their dives on their computer. It is deffinately worth the little amount you have to pay for a license.
(1)
5
Hazmat
05 September 2011
Version: 2.1.0
I reviewed this a couple of years ago, but it's come a LONG way since then and worth updating. Not only is it fantastic for managing all my dives, but it sync with Dive Log on my iPhone. The syncing hasn't been totally seamless, but considering it's two totally different developers, the updates and fixes come often. Nick is always quick and helpful. Totally worth the price, but then again I donated money for v1 because it natively supported my old dive computer when nothing else would.
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2
hhausmann
27 August 2011
Version: 2.0.6
It don't feel like a Mac App. Looks like - but the usebility is not as it should be. Drag'n'drop works not everywhere and the updating between the sections works also not every time. To use this software as a hub for the dive log manager (iOS) its a very good idea. But it don't work with every (same) parameter. So you have to synchronies it manually. Import from the Suunto D9 works fine.
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At first I did not feel comfortable with the switch from freeware to shareware, but MacDive is actively developed and the communication with Nick( the developer) is very nice and my issues where handled quite fast. I have been a Suunto Dive Manager user and I am very glad to log my dives in MacOS. The interface looks Mac like, and the data are saved in a SQL-Lite database, which makes my data app-independant.
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Ian-pilkington
26 August 2010
Version: 2.0.2
This development seemed a little 'thin' at first but with three updates in quick succession it's now looking very good; well worth the shareware fee. On another note, the support from the team is superb - you get what you pay for? - I had an issue importing dives from a Suunto computer and the guys wasted no effort trying to remedy/explain it. It was fully sorted with the latest update. Excellent service.
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DCT
10 July 2010
Version: 2.0.0
So, other than becoming shareware with a price-tag of $25, have any new features been added to version 2.0? I have enjoyed the application as freeware and I have no problem paying for this quality application as shareware if it has new and additional features and if it is going to be maintained more frequently than in the past. A brief explanation for the evolutionary direction of this application would help along with the developers plans for maintenance.
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Ange-ky
30 December 2009
Version: 1.5.2
my suunto D4 is not find by MacDive...I intall the driver for suunto cable.. What else do I miss ? Any idea ? thank in advance
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5
Umijin
20 November 2009
Version: 1.5.2
Very nice app that gives you tons of info and views compiled from data that is downloaded from dive computers. Many dive computer manufacturers sell computer interfaces/software, but it's Windows only. MacDive gives you an alternative, and it's free, fast, and full featured. Did I mention it was free? But by all means make a donation if you like it. It works great with my Suunto D4 wrist watch dive computer, and under Snow Leopard too. My only problem was not knowing I needed to install a driver on my Mac to use the USB cable connection. The MacDive site explains it fairly well, but it would be better to see a pop up or something in the app explaining the need for a driver. Better yet, a Read Me file included with the app would be a big help. In any case, this app is very well made, and you can't beat the price.
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Darussina
07 November 2009
Version: 1.5.2
It works really well with my Suunto D6! Thank you
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Hazmat
22 April 2009
Version: 1.5.1
Great app. Plus the latest version supports my Oceanic GEO. Couldn't be happier!
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