How do I get VCDS on my laptop?

How do I get VCDS on my laptop?

VAGCOM cable should be connected to computer. 1) Go to Control Panel. 2) Expand “Ports (COM & LPT)” or “Universal Serial Bus Controllers”….

  1. STEP 1: Install Ross-Tech VCDS Software.
  2. STEP 2: Plug VAG-COM Cable Into Computer.
  3. STEP 3: Disable Internet & Launch VCDS Software.

Does Vcds work on BMW?

BMW works in very different way then VW. And there is not anything like VCDS for that price what can work good on BMW. Also BMW don’t have any options for coding changes or anything to play around like VW . If you want good scanner for BMW be ready to spend few thousands of dollars.

Is VAG com free?

VCDS is the new name for vag-com’s software. It is FREE to download and will work as a full version with the ross-tech cable, hence why purchasing “vag-com cables” off of eBay isn’t a good idea…

Will VCDS work on Windows 10?

Yes, all current versions of VCDS and VCDS-Lite are fully compatible with Windows 10. VCDS does not work on Windows 10 running in “S mode”, because “S mode” prevents software from being installed from any source other than the Microsoft Store.

How do I install Ross-Tech VCDS?


  1. Download the current version of VCDS.
  2. Allow VCDS to install itself, but please do not install it in the \Program Files\ tree!
  3. Plug your Ross-Tech USB Interface to your PC’s USB port.
  4. The New Hardware Found Wizard should appear:
  5. On the screen above, click “Locate and install driver software (recommended)”

What is VCDs Hex v2 cable?

This updatable VCDS HEX V2 cable supports multi language, work with original software at official website, compatible with all diagnostic-capable vag group passenger cars, gain factory level access to all systems in cars from 1990 through the current model year.

How to run VCDs software via VCDs loader?

Running VCDS software via VCDS loader V1.12. 1. The product can use the official software and update online, so you can always get the newest software version ( VAG COM 18.9.0 english already update). 2. You can get access to Internet when using this product and not easy be locked.

What kind of computer do I need for VCDs mobile?

VCDS requires a computer running Microsoft Windows (the HEX-NET can be used with VCDS-Mobile on other platforms but that use is still in beta testing). A Laptop is most convenient but a desktop PC can also be used.

What are the VCDs compatibility charts based on?

The following VCDS Compatibility Charts are based on Model and Chassis Type. To find the Chassis Type for your car, look at the 7th and 8th digits of the VIN number. The Chassis type will usually be found in these digits. There are exceptions.