IDS SDD LR/RR/Jaguar Install Tips

IDS SDD Land Rover/Jaguar is a dealer diagnostic program for Land Rover/Jaguar.

SDD works with Land Rover/Range Rover since 2005 and Jaguars from 1995.
Supported devices:
  • VCM I & II, Rotunda
  • Da-Dongle
  • Drewtech Mongoose JLR

  • O.S.: Windows 7
  • Acrobat Reader 10+
  • Internet Explorer 8 or 9
  • Hard Drive: 80 GB of available space

SDD can't be installed on the same PC with Ford/Mazda IDS and other programs that derived from Ford IDS.

Installation order:
  1. Install full package - SDD_{version}.00_FULL.exe
  2. Install Land Rover files - VDF_L{A,V}_{version}.exe
  3. Install Jaguar files - VDF_J{A,V}_{version}.exe
  4. Install Pin-point tests - SPA_{version}.exe
  5. Install updates - SDD_{version}.**.exe
  6. If you use 64-bit Windows you MUST run CMD.exe with administrative rights and execute next command:
    mklink /D "C:\Program Files\JLR" "C:\Program Files (x86)\JLR"
  7. Install drivers for diagnostic device.

Disabling automatic updates
Need to remove/rename folder:
  • Win7 - "C:\ProgramData\FLEXnet\Connect\Database"
  • WinXP - "C:\Documents and Settings\All Users\Application Data\FLEXnet\Connect\Database"

Remove message due to the fact that updates not installing
Need to remove/rename file:
  • Win7 - "C:\ProgramData\JLR\IDS\Log Files\InstallationLog.txt"
  • WinXP - "C:\Documents and Settings\All Users\Application Data\JLR\IDS\Log Files\InstallationLog.txt"

Resolve troubles:
Can't download calibration files:
  • in SDD go to "Settings" tab;
  • check that dialer information is set;
  • go to "System Utilities" -> "Network options" and press "Activate" button.

Available options for engineering mode password calculator:
Land Rover/Range Rover:
  • CCF Editor
  • Taiwan Vehicle Update
  • Software Download
  • L316/L322 Odometer
  • L322 Recover Keys
  • L322 Erase Keys
  • Option 8
  • VIN Bypass
  • VID Block Eitor
  • CCF Editor
  • Software download
  • X150/X250/X351 Odometer
  • X351 Recover Keys
After clean SDD installation you have 1 day to try it.
To get it working you have 3 ways:
  1. Buy official subscription
  2. Use deep freeze for system to have always 1 day to try
  3. Buy Remote Activation or ready to go laptop from us