Accu-Chek Inform II Software Updates

From this page, you may obtain software updates for your Accu-Chek Inform II Blood Glucose system. A description of the benefits associated with each update is offered to assist you in determining your need to implement the update for you facility. Instruction is also provided on how to download and implement the software update.

If you have additional questions, up may wish to discuss the software update with your facilities IT Department. For additional questions, please contact Accu-Chek Customer Care at 800-440-3638.

Version Details

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For Use with cobas IT1000 Data Management System

This new Accu-Chek Inform II firmware version 04.02.02 (“Software”) is applicable for those customers that use the cobas IT1000 Data Management System to manage the Accu-Chek Inform II Blood Glucose System.

Minimum requirements for use of this Software and the cobas IT1000 Data Management System:

  • Accu-Chek Inform II Meter Software version 04.01.02
    • On October 16, 2016, Roche sent Software Bulletin 16-168 titled, Accu-Chek Inform II Blood Glucose Meter Firmware Version 04.01.02 – Important Information and Actions Required to all of our customers.

  • cobas IT1000 System Version 2.02 and cobas IT1000 minimum driver version PCommunicator 1.12.10 for all features of the Software to be available and configurable.

Features of Software version 04.02.02 include:

  • Configurable Blood Glucose Workflow: Isolation Room — On/Off
  • Configurable Blood Sample Type Selection — On/Off (USA ONLY)
  • Configurable QC Lockout after Strip Lot Switch — On/Off
  • Observed Test Sequence — Larger Buttons
  • Patient ID Validation: check against length
  • Individual Hostname
  • Display Patient DOB
  • Separate QC and Patient Comments
  • Time Out Flag
  • Show MAC Address
  • WLAN Signal Strength Display
  • Move “Delete Patient” to new Service Menu
  • Speedup Cold Boot
  • Check Barcode Type when scanning Test Strip & QC Lot
  • New Meter Reset Functionality
  • Removal of numbers in W-510 and W-511 messages
  • Fix for “Hibernated / Frozen” Device
  • Fix for KRACK WLAN Vulnerability

POCTUpdate_aci2_4.@@_0401@@_040202.zip (13MB)

NOTE: After download, locate the file named POCTUpdate_aci2_4.@@_0401@@_040202.zip. Upload this .zip file to your cobas IT1000 Data Management System server. This file may be in your Download Folder based on your computer configuration.

For Use with RALS Data Management System

This new Accu-Chek Inform II firmware version 04.02.02 (“Software”) is applicable for those customers that use the RALS Data Management System to manage the Accu-Chek Inform II Blood Glucose System.

Minimum requirements for use of this Software and the RALS Data Management System:

  • Accu-Chek Inform II Meter software version 04.01.02
    • On October 16, 2016, Roche sent Software Bulletin 16-168 titled, Accu-Chek Inform II Blood Glucose Meter Firmware Version 04.01.02 — Important Information and Actions Required to all of our customers.

  • RALS version 5.13 update for all features of the Software to be available and configurable.

Features of Software version 04.02.02 include:

  • Configurable Blood Glucose Workflow — Isolation room
  • Configurable Blood Sample Type Selection — On/Off (USA ONLY)
  • Configurable QC lockout after strip lot switch — On/Off
  • Observed Test Sequence — Larger Buttons
  • Patient ID validation: check against length
  • Individual hostname
  • Display patient DOB
  • Separate QC and Patient comment
  • Time Out Flag
  • Show MAC Address
  • WLAN Signal Strength
  • Move “Delete Patient” to a new Service Menu
  • Speedup cold boot
  • Check Barcode Type while scanning Strip Lot / QC Lot
  • New Reset Functionality
  • Removal of numbers in W-510 and W-511 messages
  • Fix for “Hibernated/Frozen device”

POCTUpdate_aci2-RALS_4@@@_0401@@_040202.zip (13MB)

NOTE: After download, locate the file named POCTUpdate_aci2-RALS_4@@_0401@@_040202.zip. Upload this .zip file to your RALS Data Management System. This file may be in your Download Folder based on your computer configuration.