VCDS is Copyright
2000-2015 by Ross-Tech, LLC / Uwe M. Ross. All rights are reserved.
De-compilation, disassembly, reverse-engineering, alteration, use as
a reference tool for the purpose of developing a product with similar
functionality, and re-distribution in any form without the prior
written consent of the author is prohibited.
By downloading this
software, you acknowledge that this Program is provided "as is" and
"with all faults, defects and errors" and that all use of the Program is
at your own full risk. It has been extensively
tested, but we cannot guarantee it will work correctly with every system
in every car. We will make our best effort to fix any bugs and to
enhance the program, but we specifically disclaim any liability
for damage to your computer or your car, and we do not
promise to have any particular enhancements available on any specific
self-installing distribution file available below.
Run it and follow the
prompts to allow it to install itself.
The installer will prompt you if you wish to see a PDF of installation instructions. That PDF can be downloaded here.
You must install
VCDS on your PC's hard disk!
It may not work
properly if you try running it directly from other media.
However, you can use
other media such as a CD or USB memory key to move the distribution
file from a PC with internet access to another PC that does not have
Printable Manual ( ~5
Download PDF Format VCDS Manual
(Right-Click on the above link and select "Save Target As..")
You'll need Adobe Acrobat Reader to open the Manual,
if you don't have it you can get it
here You should
tell your PDF reader to "Fit to Printable Area" or use similar
when printing in order to make the images and text as legible as