PASCO Capstone Update

Existing PASCO Capstone users - update to version 1.12.0

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Windows Update

  • Filename: PASCO_Capstone-
  • Filesize:   260 MB
  • Version: 1.12.0
  • Requires:   Windows 7 SP1 or later

Windows Download

Mac Update

  • Filename: PASCO_Capstone_Mac-
  • Filesize:   1331 MB
  • Version: 1.12.0
  • Requires:  Mac OS X 10.10 or later

Mac Download

About this download

  • Version 1.12.0 released 9/20/2018
  • It is a feature release of Capstone software
  • It provides support for several Wireless Sensors including Motion, Rotary Motion, Magnetic Field, Drop Counter and the Temperature Link
  • This update also increased the default data point and line thickness in graphs
  • Several issues were also resolved

Read the full release notes for 1.12.0

About the previous download

  • Version 1.11.1 released 3/2/2018
  • It is a maintenance release of Capstone software
  • It provides support for the Wireless Hand Grip Heart Rate Sensor and resolves several issues

Read the full release notes for 1.11.1

Complete PASCO Capstone Release History

System Requirements

To run the latest version of PASCO Capstone


  7 SP1 or later
Mac   OS X v 10.10 or later
Processor   2 GHz or faster (only required for Video Analysis Features)
RAM   2 GB or greater RAM



1024 x 768 or greater

Disk Space   Mac: 250MB free Disk Space (Application Bundle)

Windows: 575 MB Free Disk Space (500 MB for Capstone plus 75 MB for Common Files Folders)

At least one free port if using USB connected devices

Bluetooth Classic  

Bluetooth capability if using PASCO Bluetooth classic devices

Bluetooth Smart  

See Wireless Product Compatibility if using PASCO Bluetooth Smart devices

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Wireless Sensors and Windows 10

To use Wireless Sensors directly with Windows devices (without the PS-3500 USB Bluetooth Adapter) three conditions must be met:

1) A device running Windows 10 Creators Edition 1703 or later (Check or update your Windows version)

2) A device with Bluetooth version 4.0 or higher (Check your Bluetooth Version)

3) PASCO Capstone 1.10 or later must be installed (or reinstalled) after Windows 10 is up-to-date with Creators edition.