Ford IDS V108.01 Software Updated. And this software has been tested,Working 100% on windows XP / 7 32 64 bits with VCMII clone or original. So,today,this article will share a step by steps guide on How to install Ford v108.01 on Win7 with VCM 2 VCM II IDS.
1.Before installation,please backup the important files on the desktop and disk C, because the next operation will cover the content in the disk C.
2.If your computer hard driver only has one partition,please prepare a 16GB U flash drive. If has 2 partitions,please unzip the software of CD into any other partition except disk C.
Step 1.Open disk D and creat a new folder “Ford V108”,then open CD-ROM to copy all files and paste them into the new foder “Ford V108”.
Step 2 : Right-click the ford v108 disk (E:),then select “Eject”,Again open the CD-ROM disk (E:) and copy all files and paste them into the disk D new folder “Ford V108” and Open disk D : Ford 108,right click “Ford 108.part01” and select “Extract here”.Choose all of “Ford 108.part01 to “Ford 108.part33” and delete them,then left the following 3 ones.Open “Ghose 8.0”. Open “D:\ford103.GHO”,click on “Confirm” and “Yes ” to agree the program to restore the partition C (1 : 1 ) from D :\Ford 108\ford103.GHO.
Step 3 : The program proceeds complete,if you want to restart the computer,click the first option “Restart Now” ,Installation device driver software.Restart computer now.Reset the screen resolution according to your computer need.Right click “Ford Extending Programming “,then Click on “Run as administrator”.Get message “Module programming is enabled until 2016/09/25.Click Yes IF YOU WANT TO EXTEND BY 120 days from today “Click yes,Get message “Module programming has been extended to 2018/05/26.Return this app if another extension is required.Click “OK”.
Step 4 : Click on “Start” on the desktop,then “All programs “,then Bosch and find “VCI Manager (Ford VCM II).Get message “PC Software initialization error (GetModule Type),click “Ok”.Open “Computer-Local Disc (C:)-Program Files-Ford Motor Company-IDS-Runtime-Install 3rdparty -ETAS-right click on “Setup”,then “Run as administrator”.Bosch VCI software (Ford VCM II) setup.
Step 5 : Again right click on “Setup”,then “Run as administrator”,Clcik Next until you see Bosch VCI software InstallShield Wizard completed and Click on the desktop “Start”,then “VCI Manager (Ford-VCM-II)” and get message “Not connected to VCM II”
Step 6 : Exit and connect VCM II interface to the computer and the ford model by following the below diagram,the two indicator flash.
Step 7 : Right click “Computer”-“Manage”-“Device Manager”,you can see “ETAS VC I USB RNDIS Device”, that means the VCM II communicates a good communication with the computer.Click “Open Network and shared Center”,then “Change Adapter setting”,Local area connection is enabled Open “IDS”,Click on “Start New Session”,then “All other” and “√”.Establishing communication to PCM.
Step 8 : Select vehicle specification, if the vehicle specification is correct,click :yes”,Module Programming, Programmable Module Installation.Module Reprogramming on—Programmable Parameters s-Built,Exit,Self test–All CMDTCS,Read DTCs,Go on operating Ford VCM..
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