How to install Scanmaster-ELM for FVDI J2534 on win XP 7 10?

ScanMaster-ELM is tested 100% OK to work with FVDI J2534 to realize the same diagnostic functions as with ELM327 interface.


What is ScanMaster-ELM?

As known, ScanMaster-ELM is a OBD-2/EOBD diagnostic scan tool for vehicle diagnostics under OBD-II/EOBD standards that were developed specifically for the ELM327 chip from the company ELM Electronics and supports all 10 in SAE J1979 defined OBD-2 diagnostic modes $01 – $0A and all communications protocols.


ScanMaster -ELM language: English, Spanish & French



If there is newest update file available, please download on the official site: and updates are free of charge.




OS: win XP 7 10


Step 1: Set up PCMscan ScanMaster -ELM


Open CD, then “ELM327 Scan”, then “ScanMaster -ELM v2.1”.

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Choose ScanMaster -ELM language: English, Spanish or French.

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Follow the prompt to click next until completing the ScanMaster -ELM setup Wizard.

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Click on the ” ScanMaster-ELM” on the desktop, fill in the name and Company.

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Copy the install code and paste it into the keygen to generate key.

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Copy the registration key and press [Register].

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Step 2: Set up PCMscan

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Send the PCMSCAN to the desktop.

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Input registration code.

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Use the keygen generate customer ID and License key.

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Step 3: Set up FVDI J2534 Ford


Back to open ” FVDI_J2534_Ford_Setup”, follow the instruction to set up until Install Shield Wizard Complete.

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Delete FVDI J2534 for Ford.


Right click “Computer”, then “Device Manager” then “…COM6”.

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Step 4: Use ScanMaster-ELM to diagnose.

Open “ScanMaster-ELM”, choose “Options”, then Com6.

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Click on “Start” then “Connect”.

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Vehicle Info.

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System Status

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Trouble codes

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Freeze Frames

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Oxgen Sensor



PID config


Live Data Graph


Live data meter


Live data Grid


Monitored test results.


Step 5: Open PCMscan to diagnose.

Go on……

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