Possible to use Older ISTA-D with new DB2.40


Is it possible to use an Older ISTA-D for example 4.15 with an newer DB 4.20 ? its possible, you have to make a new key in registry: [HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\WOW6432Node\BMWGroup\ISPI\Rheingold] “BMW.Rheingold.Database.CheckAppVersion.Enabled”=”False” and change product version in registry from your installed new… Continue Reading


How to Set up BMW F, I, G Series Programming in ISTA+ (Not ISTA-P)


Problem: I had error when programming BMW F32 in ISTA-P 4.19.13 Expert Mode. Error: Vehicle programming with ISTA/P is no longer approved for the connected vehicle. Vehicle management is now only possible with ISTA 4. *Before version ISTA 4 it… Continue Reading


How to BMW 525i DME MSD80 diagnostic with BMW ISTA-D on ICOM A2

Purpose: To see the BMW ISTA-D diagnostic options is working or not, on 525i with an engine N53. Diagnostic tool: BMW ICOM A2/ICOM Next with ISTA Important: compare possibilities of ISTA D with INPA. Vehicle information: Car: BMW 5 series… Continue Reading


Coding Using ESys v3.28.1 and BMW ICOM A2 Clone

When using the BMW ICOM A2, the Interface needs to be set to “Connection via ICOM/Ethernet”. I entered “tcp://″ for the URL, not the default value of “tcp://″. I have PSdZData v60.1 Lite in the C:/Data… folder. I did run… Continue Reading


How to program BMW KOMBI and NBTwith ENET E sys cable ICOM A2

This is how to set up Router or DHCP server for BMW KOMBI and NBT programming with Enet e sys cable or BMW ICOM A2 Ista-p. Why LAN cable connection better than WLAN from rounter to PC: Because ista P does… Continue Reading