JXCirrus CalCount

JXCirrus CalCount is a food and exercise diary designed for people who are in the process of losing weight, tracking their exercise, or just want to watch what they are eating.

  • Record all of the food that you eat in a day.
  • Builds up a list of your own foods to make searching a snap.
  • Once you have identified your most common foods, you can record an entire meal with only a few clicks of the mouse.   Entering a whole day need only take a couple of minutes.
  • Colour codes your daily totals so you can see how you are going at a glance.

Free Download

Version 5.0.00 Released 11-Jun-2021
  • Allows you to balance your calories over a day, a week or longer.

  • Let the system calculate your ideal calorie range, based on your age, height, weight, sex and activity level. Even adjusts for women who are pregnant or breastfeeding.

  • Suggests food or exercise to hit your health targets.

  • Support 5-2 and 4-3 fasting.

  • Calculates your ideal intake for up to 24 other nutrients, including: Fat, Salt, Cholesterol, Fibre, Alcohol, Vitamins, Iron, Caffeine.

  • Record and graph your Time, Speed, Distance or Repetitions against your exercise.

  • Set and track weight goals.

  • Make up recipes based on a combination of several foods.

  • Lets you record the exercise that you do each day, and adjusts total calories accordingly.

  • Records total daily amounts from fitness trackers.

  • Graph your daily consumption and weekly history.

  • Built in food database - the NUTTAB 2010 Nutrient Tables (published by Food Standards Australia/New Zealand).

  • Export and import your own lists of foods and exercises.

  • Save bookmarks to online food databases for quick reference.

  • Sync data between devices using iCloud or Cloud Share services.

  • Plug in an alternative food database.

  • Detailed inbuilt user manual.

​​To install:

  • Windows: Run the installer and follow the prompts.

  • Mac OSX: Run the installer and follow the prompts.

  • Linux: Unpack the installer (tar xvfz JXCirrusCalCount-2B_Linux.tgz) then run the installer (JXCirrusCalCount/install.sh).

In-App Purchases

​​$7.99 au

​(Australian Dollars)

Important: If you downloaded JXCirrus CalCount from the Apple App Store, or the Microsoft Store, you must use in-app purchase within the app to buy add ons, not this site.

​​​If you use iOS, MacOS or Windows 10, we suggest you download JXCirrus CalCount from the app stores (see the buttons above). Once you have that app store app, choose the "Premium Features" menu to make an in-app purchanse.  If you downloaded the app from this site - Press the "Buy Now" button, and we will send you an email containing a license key the next business day, which you can enter in the app.   Please make sure you supply a valid email link when purchasing (or we wont be able to send you your license).   If you don't get a response within 48 hours, please contact info@jxcirrus.com.
Features in the Diary+ Add-In

The Diary+ add on for JXCirrus CalCount gives you a whole set of additional features:


  • Meal planning mode allows you to enter meals as far into the future as you want and see how they look against your targets.

  • Convert suggestions into planned meals or exercise.

  • Set up extra meals and exercise sessions during the day.

  • The Summary page shows you information as far back as you like (not just 1 week).

  • You can configure the summary graph on the home page for any period of time (not just 1 week).

  • In your food list, bad foods (foods that would take you over your daily limits) are shown in red.   Good foods (foods that will help you get your RDI, such as foods high in fibre) are shown in green.

  • Adds a colour-coded "Remaining" row to the Diary page showing how you are going for the day with each nutrient.  This also colour codes the targets display on the Home page.

  • The details view for exercises will show all records of that exercise (not just the last 10).

  • Set the number of suggestions shown to meet your day targets.

Release Notes


Release 5.0.00

New Features:

  • Support for 5-2 or 4-3 fasting.


  • Dismiss warnings from the notification list.

  • Improvements to setting weight goals.

Bug Fixes:

  • Improved the dialog sequence for exercise records.

Release 4.3.02

Bug Fixes:

  • Improved the dialog sequence for exercise records.

Release 4.3.01

Bug Fixes:

  • Fixed an error adding new food or exercise.

Release 4.3.00

Bug Fixes:

  • Fixed over-generous weight goal tracking.

  • Fixed an error with history values.

  • Fixed a slow update after editing day records or measurements.

Release 4.2.00

Bug Fixes:

  • Exercise energy was not calculated if no fitness tracker used.

  • Warnings were still showing for inactive targets.

  • Slow update to the home page.

  • Some button clicks were being missed.

  • Could not enter dates for weight goals.

Release 4.1.00


  • Improved the weight goal adjustment if not on target.

  • Performance improvements for new records.

  • Updated shortcuts to match other JXCirrus applications.

Bug Fixes:

  • Windows: Toolbar buttons registering twice.

  • iOS: Fixed a problem with the search field.

  • Fixes to planned meals.

Release 4.0.00

Major Features:

  • Shows targets yet to hit, with suggested food or exercise.

  • Improved meal and exercise planning.

  • Update tracked steps throughout the day.

  • Show stats and history for exercise.


  • Improved the colour range and scale in the graphs.

Bug Fixes:

  • Fixed a lock-up when entering a time value.

  • Fixed a bug where you could not un-tick home page entries.

  • Fixed a crash on shutdown.

Release 3.5.00

Improved handling of exercise repetitions.

Release 3.4.00

Extra features via the Diary+ add on.

Bug Fixes:

  • Fixed a "sometimes" bug with cloud synchronisation.

Release 3.3.00


  • Improved export from iOS and desktop apps.

  • Sync data between devices.

  • Reminders to enter weight measurements.


Release 3.2.00

New Features:

  • Set up weight goals and track your progress.

Bug Fixes:

  • Fixed a crash when editing records.

Release 3.1.00

Bug Fixes:

  • Fixes for editing one-off records and exercise.

  • Fixes for updating foods from the food DB.

  • Fixed a crash when canceling record creation.

  • Improvements to the day and summary graph.

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