After Purchasing the Online version we will send you a download link via email. Click on the link in the email to start downloading the files.
It as always best to have a copy these programs winrar winzip 7zip and a pdf reading program
Depending on which version your purchase the requirements for the operating system may differ. You either need windows XP sp3 or windows 7 to run the softwares.
Yes so you can get setup fast we have some virtual versions preinstalled for you and can be up and running within 15 mins of receiving your kit instead of spending hours to get setup. Best of all you dont need be connected to the net to use the softwares and can be used offline.
Windows Xp Pro Sp 2 or Sp3 32 Bit System
Windows Xp Pro or Win 7 Pro 32 Bit System
Dell or Panasonic is Best
Asus HP not all work
V138 need a Dual core Cpu
V139 needs a i3 or i5 Cpu or higher
Some Laptops with i3 Cpu or higher can run the 32 bit version of Vmware in 64 Bit System
Simply Extract the files and install the 64 Bit Os drivers on the Native OS
check settings in your bios are ok and is possible.
Otherwise stick to 32 Bit OS if use a dual core or lower CPU
Absolute min is dual core 2 GB Ram 80 GB hard disk But to run well i5 4 gb ram or higher with ssd hard disk Win 7 8 or 10 can be used 32 or 64 bit
To run well i5 4 gb ram or higher with ssd hard disk Win 7 8 or 10 can be used 32 or 64 bit
Yes the old program to work on the jags before 2005 is called IDS. We have v128 and V131 that have this software included and only runs on win XP sp3
Yes after 2007 IDS went out and in came SDD with better interface and functions .
As long as your Jaguar is between 1997 and 2019 and your Land Rover is between 2005-2019, our kits will work. (OBD2 port must be present.) Note for newer models its required to have the higher version for the software to work best. check features page for years and models supported for each kit.
Older models of Jaguar are Supported in V131 or Lower Versions. IDS is the software used for these models.
The V131 Software has both the SDD & IDS.
To use IDS for the older models its required to type in the VIN number and then Identify to bring up the pop up window that loads IDS.
For models after 2006 can simply Read the Vin without entering manually to use the SDD Software as support of IDS ends in 2005 and they switched over the the SDD.
Yes Programming Functions are supported in our Kits.
You can Flash update Modules with newer firmwares or Program Virgin Parts to match the Car Vin
Yes is Supported
Our kits are designed to work on any laptop. We recommend a minimum spec of: Core2duo, 2gb ram, 50gb free hard drive space.
For diffrent version the OS requirements may differ. Eg V128 V131 need windows XP SP3 & V138 or higher need windows 7 Professional.
When you install the program on your laptop this is called a native install. If you are using the virtual machines softwares that come ready to load and don't need installing in your pc and can use after downloading and extracting in the VMware or Virtualbox softwares.
The new JLR Pathfinder DOIP VCI is the only unit that will be compatible with all JLR vehicles with the new MY17 vehicle architectures. In addition to the 17MY vehicle line applications, the DOIP VCI will be capable of interfacing with 14-16MY Multi-CAN architecture vehicle lines on the Pathfinder diagnostic system.
> 17MY > Range Rover / L405> 17MY > Range Rover Sport / L494
> 19MY > I-PACE / X590
Panasonic Toughbook / Toughpad
JLR Approved Diagnostic Equipment For PATHFINDER to operate at its very best, the laptop or tablet being used must be an approved version/level of hardware.
Note: For further information on approved hardware to support PATHFINDER, refer to: - Administration Bulletins JAB00046 / LAB00051
Installing PATHFINDER software
Jaguars from 1995 to 2005
Jaguar & Land Rovers from 2006 to 2019+
The new protocol called DOIP and the new JLR Pathfinder DOIP VCI is the only unit that will be compatible with all JLR vehicles with the new MY17 vehicle architectures. In addition to the 17MY vehicle line applications, the DOIP VCI will be capable of interfacing with 14-16MY Multi-CAN architecture vehicle lines on the Pathfinder diagnostic system.
Some of these pathfinder vehicles listed below
> 19MY > I-PACE / X590