Software Installation

Installing the RoadHawk software

Windows:

RoadHawk HD-2, HD, DC-2, DC-1, RH-2

  1. Download the latest version from our website and run the installer file.
  2. You may need to instal Adobe Air also if you computer does not already have it. Please visit the Adobe website Here
  3. Insert SD card into your SD card reader
  4. Run the RoadHawk Software from the desktop shortcut.
  5. Wait for videos to load.

The RH-2 is a stand-alone program and will run direct from the disc or download

If the video does not auto load please click the folder icon from the options and then direct the search box to your Computer page, usually linked on the left hand side shortcut area, then into the SD card and into the video folder and load one of the files. The video link will then link the card to the software and the full card contents will appear in the RoadHawk Software file list.

Mac:

RoadHawk HD-2, HD, DC-2

  1. Download the latest version from our website and run the installer file.
  2. Open the RoadHawk...dmg file
  3. When the installer opens, drag the RH logo to the Application folder

  1.  You may need to instal Adobe Air also if you computer does not already have it. Please visit the Adobe website Here
  2.  Open the RH application from your Applications folder
  3.  You may need to put in your system password to install. If you get the message about third party software you will need to go into settings>security and allow third party apps, you can re enable this after.

 

RoadHawk Vision:

  1. Download the RoadHawk Vision app from either the Google Play store or Apple app store.
  2. Connect the RoadHawk Vision to your phone or tablet wifi (Default Password: 12345678 or 1234567890)
  3. Open the Vision app to connect.
  4. Close the app each time after use.

 

RoadHawk E10, E42 and E82 (Windows only)

  1. Download the software from the website
  2. Extract the software and follow the wizard
  3. Run as administrator

 

A short intro to the software and its use can be found on our web pages at the following links:

HD-2:     http://www.roadhawk.co.uk/roadhawk-hd-2-software

HD:         http://www.roadhawk.co.uk/roadhawk-hd-software

DC-2 :    http://www.roadhawk.co.uk/roadhawk-dc2-software

Vision: RoadHawk Vision – Google play or Apple App store

Ride/Moto R+:  http://www.roadhawk.co.uk/roadhawk-ride-R-software

RH-2:     http://www.roadhawk.co.uk/roadhawk-rh-2-software

DC-1:     http://www.roadhawk.co.uk/roadhawk-dc-1-software               

We have more information on using the software in the camera manuals

HD-2 HD, DC-2, Ride R+, Manual can be found by clicking the guide link in the upper right hand corner of the software screen.

 

Software Compatibility:

RoadHawk HD-2 - Windows 7, 8, 10 (64bit) only

RoadHawk DC-2  / HD / RH-2 /  DC-1 / Ride R+ - Windows Vista, 7, 8

RoadHawk HD-2 / HD /DC-2 /Ride R+ - Mac OSX

 

Please Note:

Ride R+ software does not perform video playback, it is for camera settings and updates only.

Firewalls can block the installation of the software, if this occurs we recommend disabling the firewall briefly and then check the software again; if the issue is resolved you will need to grant permission for the software in the firewall setup.