Foxwell NT510 Elite Multi-System Scanner can work with 25 car brands so far. However, it comes with no software as default, you can download the first software + obd for free on official website! The following article will show you how to download and install FoxAssist first, and then how to activate NT510 Elite and update car software successfully (BMW for example).
To update scanner, you need the following tools:
- The scan tool
- PC application FoxAssist
- PC or laptop with USB ports
- Internet service
To be able to use update tool, PC or laptop must meet the following minimum requirements:
- Operation System: Windows 7, Windows 8 and Windows 10.
- CPU: Intel PⅢ or better
- RAM: 64MB or better
- Hard Disk Space: 30MB or better
- Display: 800*600 pixel, 16 byte true color display or better
- Internet Explorer 4.0 or newer
Firstly, to purchase additional software by following the below instruction:
Click on “Update Tools FoxAssist” to download and install.
I accept the agreement.
Select the destination location.
Installing the FoxAssist Setup Wizard.
Restart the computer later.
Open FoxAssist on the desktop. Register a member with an email.
Input the email and the password, then “Sign in”.
Look at the FoxAssist menu.
Click on “Activate”, and it will pop up “please insert Micro SD card” (just wait a while, I will do in next step).
Then to input the serial number (which is pasted on the back of the Foxwell NT510 Elite device), then click on “Activate” until you can see it pops up “activated successfully”.
Next is to click on “Download”. Meanwhile, use the USB cable to connect the NT510 Elite to the Windows PC and then select “Update” option (or using SD card reader to connect the SD card to the PC directly), then have prompt at the right corner of the computer” Installing device driver software”.
You can see, it pops up “Your device is ready to use” and “The micro SD card has been installed”.
Update: No vehicle software is pre-installed in the device. Please select a vehicle software to download and install.
Choose “BMW” to submit.
The configuration is successful. Click on “Update”.
The language is English as default, for any other language, you just select the language you want when ordering at foxwelltool.com.
Okay, that’s all.
Youtube video demo:
Foxwell NT510 Elite tech support: https://www.foxwelltool.com/