PVA downloads

PV Analyzer Software:

For PVA-1500V2/V3, PVA-1500S, PVA-1000S, PVA-600+, and SolSensor

Download current software (4.7.118) for PVA-1500/1000/600+.
PVA Release Notes (English)

Note: The PV Analyzer application and the Data Analysis Tool work best with Microsoft Windows v.1909 or above with all available updates installed, and the 2015-2019 Visual C++ Redistributable x86 and x64 updates from Microsoft:
vc_redist.x86.exe - helps PVA application run smoothly
vc_redist.x64.exe - for Excel/PVA_DAT

Data Analysis Tool (DAT) for PVA-1500/1000/600+ (version 4.2.0, for use with PVA 4.x+ project data)
The Data Analysis Tool (DAT) is useful for working with PVA project data, and for generating professional reports of your measurement results. Note: PVA_DAT requires MS Excel and Windows 10 to be in excellent working order. If you get run-time errors, please update Windows, run the 'repair' function for MS Office, and install/repair vc_redist.x64.exe (see link above). For help using the DAT, please call Solmetric Technical Support at 707-823-4600 x216 or support@solmetric.com.

DAT users running PVA software version 4.4 or later MUST download new DAT software from the link above in order to import the newly formatted output from the PVA software.

For PVA-600 with optional wireless sensor kit

Download current PVA-600 software (version 2.2.6851).
PVA-600 Release Notes (English)
PVA-600 Data Analysis Tool

If needed, contact us at 707-823-4600 x216 or support@solmetric.com for help with your PVA software or the PVA_DAT tool. Please be sure you are running the most current versions of our software.

PV Analyzer Report Templates:

Some of your customers may also want a summary of your interpretation of the measured I-V curves and your recommendations for repairs or future services. The templates below provide a convenient format for that purpose.

MS Word template for summarizing your data analysis:
I-V Data Analysis Summary Template - MS Word format

MS Excel template for summarizing your data analysis:
I-V Data Analysis Summary Template - MS Excel format

PV Analyzer Documentation:

The PVA documentation is included in the software and accessed from the "Help" menu. You can use the links below if you want to to download the documentation separate from the software.

For PVA-1500

PVA-1500 User's Guide (PDF, English).
PVA-1500 Quick Reference Card (PDF, English).

For PVA-1000S / PVA-600+

PVA-1000S / PVA-600+ User's Guide (PDF, English).
PVA-1000S Quick Reference Card (PDF, English).

For PVA-600

PVA-600 User's Guide (PDF, English).
PVA-600 Quick Start Guide (PDF, English).
PVA-600 Quick Reference Card (PDF, English).