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Installing European Software from a CompactFlash Card


The following instructions guide you through activating the European Vehicle Communication Software (VCS).


  1. Power down the diagnostic tool
  2. Connect tool to the AC power adapter
  3. Insert the European Software CompactFlash® Card into the top slot of the MODIS (NOT under the hand grip)
    Please Note: The CompactFlash card can only be installed one way. If the card does not slide into the slot easily remove and attempt to insert it facing the other direction. Forcing the card into the slot can cause damage to the MODIS.
  4. Power on the MODIS
  5. Select Utilities from the MODIS main menu (Wrench Icon)
  6. Select System Tools
  7. Select Add Program
  8. Follow the onscreen instructions

Last Updated: June 20, 2019

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