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Ascensia (Bayer) Contour, Contour Next EZ, Contour Link, or Contour Plus Meter

This article assumes you have:

  • An account– If you don’t have an account, ask your healthcare provider to send you an invitation to
  • Installed the latest version of the Uploader – if you have not installed the Uploader, you can download the latest version at
  • An older Ascensia (Bayer) Contour Meter– This includes the Contour, Contour Next EZ, Contour Link Meter, and Contour Plus
  • A compatible data cable– Ascensia no longer sells the cable for these meters, but you can still buy a third-party version from manufacturers on Amazon such as this cable.

If you have a newer Contour Next, Contour Next One, Contour Next USB, Contour USB, or Contour Next Link meter, please see this article – Uploading your Ascensia (Bayer) Meter


1.     Connect your Device

  • Connect your device to your computer.
  • Launch Uploader and log in to your account.
  • Confirm “Ascensia (Bayer) Contour, Contour Next EZ, Contour Link or Contour Plus” is one of your Devices. You can change your devices by selecting “Choose Devices” from the menu under your name.

Ascensia Contour Next EZ 1

2.     Upload

  • Confirm the Uploader is set to the right time zone.
  • Click “Upload” to upload your data. Leaving the Uploader selected on your computer (in front of other windows) will allow it to execute the upload more quickly.Ascensia Contour Next EZ Upload 1
  • After the upload is complete, you can upload another device.
If you need further assistance, contact DreaMed support:

MKT-12153, Last updated on: June 19, 2023