This article is written for those who have difficulty in downloading and installing BMW software for Foxwell NT510 Elite on a PC (MAC is not supported). Whether you are planning to add a new BMW software recently, or you did not choose the option of pre-installing BMW software when you purchased the machine before, you can refer to this article.
Look at the NT510 Elite menu below, it contains: OBDII, Settings, Data Manage, Update, and without BMW.
So how to make the BMW software display on the NT510 Elite screen?
Please prepare these hardware and software first:
NT510 Elite scan tool
PC application FoxAssist (download from foxwelltech.us)
PC or laptop with USB ports (not support MAC)
Your computer configuration must meet these 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
It couldn’t be more clear to watch the video, it teaches how to operate step by step,:
It’s also very clear to follow the text and pictures to operate:
Click on “Update Tools FoxAssist” and then “Save File” the
I accept agreement.
Select the destination location.
Installing the FoxAssist Setup Wizard.
Restart the computer later.
Open “FoxAssist” APP on the desktop -> click on “Register” -> input your email and the password-> click on “Sign in”.
We come into the FoxAssist menu, it has options: Download, Activate, Complaint, Uninstall, Data Manager, Settings, User Info…
After clicking on “Activate”, read the message “please insert Micro SD card” and follow it to do.
Input the serial number that is on the back of Foxwell NT510 Elite), click on “Activate” and wait until you can see “activated successfully”.
Click on “Download” -> connect NT510 Elite into the Windows PC via USB cable -> select “Update” (or directly using the SD card reader to connect the SD card to the PC), then you will see at the right corner of the computer “Installing device driver software”.
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.
There are dozens of Car software in the list, select “BMW” and then click on “Submit”.
Have the newest BMW software, and OBDII…, Click on “Update”.
Good to know: