How to download/update/configure Foxwell NT530 scan tool

This is how to do with Foxwell NT530 hand-held scan tool when you use it for the first time.

Details here includes nt530 software download, update, configuration.


in detail…


Step 1: download foxwell assist setup


Go to Foxwell nt530 official site

Then download FoxAssistSetup_V1.01.005.rar


Copy the file to Desktop when the download is done

Run FoxAssistSetup v1.01.005 app as admin


Accept th agreement, Next

Select destination location, Next

Select Start menu folder, Next



Finish instllation of FoxAssist



Step 2: register a foxwell account




Fill in the e-mail, verification code and password for registration



Step 3: update & activate Foxwell nt530


Sign in

You can stay sign in. No longer ask for info

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Pls connect your Foxwell nt530 scan tool to the PC using a USB cable

Choose [update]

Press [enter]


Update in process, pls wait..

  1. do not press any button before update completes
  2. do not disturb the usb connectuion during te process of update
  3. press [enter] to enter the main menu when update completed


Ggo to tab [activate]

Enter you sn to activate

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Step 4: configure & download Foxwell nt530 program


Go to tab [download]

Press [enter] — re-enter the upgrade

The product comes with only one vehicle program

There is no vehicle software yet

It’s necessary to reconfigure a vehicle program


Foxwell nt530 programs available for:

Abarth, Acura, Alfa Romeo, Aston Martin, Audi, AU Ford, BMW, Chrysler, Ferrari, Fiat, GM, Honda, Hyundai, Holden, Jaguar, Kia, Lancia, Lexus, Land Rover, Maserati, Mazda, Mercedes Benz, MINI, Mitsubishi, Nissan, Opel, Porsche, Renault, Rolls-Royce, Scion, Seat, Skoda, Smart, Sprinter, Toyota, Vauxhall, VW

Select a vehicle program for the Foxwell nt530, then submit


Configure successfully!




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All will be done

Then the Foxwell NT530 BMW is ready for use



Foxwell nt530 BMW vehicle coverage:

1 Series – E81,E82,E87,E88,1M,F20,F21
3 Series – E30,E36,E46,E90,E91,E92,E93,
5 Series – E28,E34,E39,E60,E61,M5,GT(F07),
6 Series – E24,E63,E64,M6,
7 Series – E23,E32,E38,E65,E66,F01,F02,F03,F04,G11,G12
8 Series – E31
I Series – I01,I12
X1 – E84,F48,
X3 – E83,
X5 – E53,E70,X5M,
X6 – E71,E72,X6M,
Z1 – E30
Z3 – E36,Z3M
Z4 – E85,E86,E89,M
Z8 – E52