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Eheim Pro 3 USB Interface / Converter


EHEIM ControlCenter & EHEIM Interface

The perfect duo for your EHEIM professionel 3e external canister filter.

Revolutionary convenience and even more settings options: do it all from the comfort of your PC. Simple and convenient programming, setting and updating of your filter on the PC using the EHEIM Interface and with the free and user-friendly software EHEIM Control Center. It can't be done any more easily!

EHEIM Interface

Your direct line to the most modern, innovative and comfortable EHEIM filtration technology.
With the USB converter (EHEIM Interface), the EHEIM professionel 3e external filter can be connected to a computer via a USB port. The functions can be easily and conveniently controlled, monitored and updated using the EHEIM ControlCenter program.


You can run also run your EHEIM professionel 3e external canister filter through a wireless network (Wi-Fi). For this you will need a USB Device Server.

Before connecting your computer and the external filter with the EHEIM Interface, you must ensure that the EHEIM ControlCenter has been successfully installed.

EHEIM ControlCenter

The EHEIM ControlCenter doesn't only allow you to adjust, control and update your EHEIM professionel 3e external canister filter but also informs you about the exact flow rate, the cleaning interval, the running time and more!
You can download the EHEIM ControlCenter free of charge:

Windows XP(TM) / Windows® Vista / Windows® 7 (32/64-Bit). EHEIM ControlCenter

Windows XP(TM) & Windows® Vista (32 Bit) .NET Framework 3.5

For further information about the EHEIM ControlCenter please click here: User Manual

System requirements


The EHEIM Interface (order no.: 4020740) is required to operate this software. Also required is an EHEIM professionel 3e external filter with an USB port.

Your computer must have a CD/DVD drive and at least 250 MB free hard disc space for the software installation, and a free USB port (USB 1.0 / 2.0) for the EHEIM Interface.

At least the Microsoft® Service Pack 2 and the Microsoft® Windows Installer 3.1. must be installed on your computer. If these components are not installed, download them for free from the Microsoft® website or through the software update function of your Windows operating system.

Adobe® Reader is required to view the manual. A free download is available from the Adobe® website.

Optionally an Internet connection is required for the software update function.

The EHEIM ControlCenter is compatible with Windows XP(TM) / Windows® Vista / Windows® 7 (32/64-Bit).