How to install CGDI MB Key Programmer Software

CGDI MB software install guide and Introduction.


Step-by-step guide:

Step 1: Free download CGDI MB software

Download:  CG-MB BenzMonster V3.0.1.0

Select the latest CGDI MB software (BenzMonster_xxx_Setup.exe), double click it to download

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Step 2: Install CGDI MB software

After download, double click the CGDI MB application to install (The newest software is v3.0.1.1 so far)

Tips: It is recommended that you close all other applications before starting setup. This will make it possible to update relevant system files without having to reboot your computer.

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Step 3: Run CGDI MB software

Open CGMB software

Select the language you desire (English, Spanish, French, German, Russian, Turkish and Chinese)

Then follow the guide to understand the basic functions of the software.

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Device information:

When the CGDI prog MB is ready, you can see the current device level, points (yellow circle icon), the number of password calculation remaining today (red diamond qty), the number of key files generation remaining today (green diamond qty) and subscription service remaining days (dots icon).

Points and subscription services can be purchased at the online store.

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Personal account:

Click the button to open the personal account window, and you can sign in, view your account info and CGDI MB programmer bound.

If you don’t have a personal account, you can create one.

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Connect CGDI mb prog with computer

If this is your first time to use, please sign up with username, password, name, phone number and email.

If you already have an account, just sign in directly.

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Please follow the guide to activate new cgdi mb.

Menu:

You can send feedback, visit the customer service center, and view the update log.

Besides that, you can also perform a self-test of the simulated key, upgrade the firmware, switch language and view information.

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-Feedback: please offer the problems what happened with words and log or screenhot, and write SN and contact info (WhatsApp account or email)

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-Analog key self-test: here you can test OBD voltage, cgdi prog mb coil power supply, reception and sent.

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Toolbar:

Option, wiring diagram, online store, key points and tutorial are provided here.

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Wiring diagram and tutorial can help you use the software.

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If you need to recharge points or renew the service, you can go to the Online Store to buy.

The point also can be redeemed.

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Function Toggle:

Here you can perform these functions:

EIS-EZS

Compute password

Read/write key

Generate key file

Auto computer

ELV

Mileage repair

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Main function area:

This is the main function info display and operation area.

The prompt message and progress will be displayed below, please pay attention.

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Status bar:

At the bottom of screen, you can see the device status, technical support contact info and version info.

When a new version is available, a prompt message will displayed here.

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User Wizard Completed

Infrared diode hardware upgrade:

It’s very hard to read the keylessgo keys and sometimes will fail to register other keys.

So recommend to change the black accessory to red one. This is free of charge.

Click CGDI MB Infrared diode operating instructions to know details.

CGDI MB More Details:  CGDI prog MB Benz key programmer

Old Benz W210 New Key Programming by CGDI MB via OBD

In this instruction,i will show you the guide on how to use CGDI MB Prog to program new keys for old Mercedes Benz W210 via obd.

 

Step 1: Calculate Password

Insert the original car key into the EIS

Go to CGDI MB software

Select “EIS”–>”Read EIS Data” to display key info

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Select “Compute Password”–>”Copy key with key” –> Collect Data

Choose other key and then click “OK”

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Insert the key into EIS and click “OK”

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This is a -Kline EIS, the operation is different from the ordinary EIS, please follow the prompts to operate, to prevent the code!

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Insert the Key into CGMB device and click “OK”

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Wait until it prompt you to insert the key into EIS and click “OK”

And then wait patiently for 10 seconds

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Then prompt you to make sure the key to the ON position and light the instrument? If you can’t, please pull out the key and try again, until you can normally twist and light the instrument and then click “OK”

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Insert the Key into CGMB device and click “OK”

Then need to insert the key into EIS again and click “OK”

Repeat all the steps follow the prompts

Insert the car key into the EIS 10s and pull out

Then insert the key into EIS again and click “OK”

Pull out the key and then insert into EIS

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Follow the operation instructions until finish

Now save the generated files

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Save the files successfully, and then upload the data to calculate PASSWORD

Click “Upload Data” to upload the data file you saved just now

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Upload data successfully, please click “Query Result” button to query

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Note: Make sure the connection be stable

Computing success!

 

Step 2: Generate Key

Click “Copy” button to copy the password

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Select “EIS” menu and click “Paste” to paste key password

Save file successfully

Select “Generate EE”–>click “Load EIS File” to check EIS data information

Then click “Generate Key File”

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Generate the key successfully

 

Step 3: Program Key

Program key

Insert the new key into the CGDI MB programmer

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Select “Read/ Write Key”-> “Infrared”-> “Read Key/ Chip”

Click “Open/Write” button

Note: Smart key please choose 41 format, common key and BE key please choose 51 format! When writing the original key, please make sure that it is wiped by the CGMB, otherwise the write will fail!

Select an unused key file to write data

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Write success

 

Step 4: Test Key

Insert the key into Benz EIS to test, it can light instrument and start the engine

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Program key successfully!

Enjoy!

Benz W164 EIS data reading with VVDI MB + W164 Gateway perfectly

Only with W164 Gateway can VVDI MB tool read out Benz W164 EIS data successfully, and then make W164 new key successfully. Therefore, the little W164 Gateway plays an important role in the process of W164 key programming.

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Image 1: connection of VVDI MB, W164 Gateway, W164 EIS and the computer.

 

Here comes W164 Gateway:

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In the following parts, you will see W164 Gateway is magic, with it the W164 EIS data will be read out successfully.

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Job is done.

Benz W164 key programming will continue smoothly.

 

Enjoy.

Done! W210 E55 AKL with w210 bench cable + mb power adapter + vvdi mb

Tested successfully! Mercedes W210 E55 akl using w210 bench cable and mb power adapter and vvdi mb tool

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And Success read password?

after 15 min BOOM Password successful amigo.Working perfect

 

How much time should be calculated

maybe 15 min max 20min

 

What is the cable you are using?

It’s W210 Moe cable.

 

Where did you buy this cable?

I’m using the site: http://www.uobdii.com/wholesale/moe-w210-benz-ezs-cable.html

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How to Use CGDI MB Read/Clear/Write NEC Chip

In this article uobdii.com share the guide on how to use CGDI Mercedes programmer to read,clear,write a NEC chip.And for more CGDI MB programmer test case,please check here:CGDI Benz Test Cases

 

Procedures:

step 1 dismantle the key and desolder the NEC chip

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step 2 clean the pcb and nec chip before welding back on the board

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step 3 identify the nec chip and weld onto the nec board

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step 4 select the nec adapter and corresponding chip type

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step 5 read key/chip

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step 6 reset

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step 7 if you have key files already, open/write

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success!

step 8 read key/chip to confirm the success of key writing

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Done!

CGDI MB is able to read and write NEC chips!

Benz W209 ST12 EEPROM Read by VVDI Prog+W209 ZGW

This article show a guide on how to use VVDI Prog and W209 Adapter to read Benz W209 ST EIS.

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What Tools You Need?

W209 ST12 EIS/EZS

VVDI Prog Programmer

W209/211 ZGW Adapter

 

Procedures:

Remove the W209 ST EIS from vehicle and disassemble the shell

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Install W209 ST EIS on the W209 ZGW adapter

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Connect 12V power adapter cable to VVDI Prog,and connect to laptop

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And build connection between VVDI Prog and W209 ZGW adapter

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Run the VVDI Prog software on laptop

Then select “Type=4-IMMOBILIZER” “Brand=BENZ” “Chip=EIZ-W209-ST12(ADAPTER)”

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EIZ-W209-ST12(ADAPTER) connection diagram

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And if you don’t have W209 ZGW adapter,you can select “Chip=EIZ-W209(ST12)” click connection diagram to check the PCB to wire connection.

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After you connection build,click “Read” at the tool bar.

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And you need wait the process finish

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And then click “Verify” button to check if the file is ok.

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It will prompt you operation success and check success

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And now you can save the original eeprom file you read,and you would better to make a backup before you operations.

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Done!

 

Article from:http://blog.uobdii.com/vvdi-progw209-211-zgw-adapter-read-benz-w209-st12-eis-ezs/

Benz W221 New Key Programming by CGDI MB Prog

Here is guide on how to use CGDI MB infrared function to program new key for Benz W221.Hope it helps!

Here is guide on how to use CGDI MB infrared function to program new key for Benz W221.Hope it helps!

 

Procedures:

Connect the CGDI MB Programmer to laptop,then insert the new key into CGDI MB slot

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Run CGDI MB software,select “Read/Write Key” function from left menu

Tick “Infrared” at interface section

Then click “Read Key/Chip”,it will show the key basic information

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Click “Reset”,it will prompt you “Reset operation succeed!” when it completing

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Now,click “Open/Write”

Please Note:Smart key please choose 41 format,common key and BE key please choose 51 format!When writing the original key,please make sure that it is wiped by the CGMD,otherwise the write will fail!

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Then choose a unused key position data,then click “Open” to write it into the new key

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After then,it will prompt you “write success!”

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Now,learn the new key on the W221 and then test it.

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Done!

VVDI MB: How to get points + exchange points to BGA tokens

New VVDI MB users:

if you are buying Xhorse BE keys, you can exchange points to bga tokens

each key contain 200 Points = 1 BGA Token

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procedure to get the points:

open your vvdi mb

click on points system

verify the key

then upload points

after that, if you have vvdi key tool, connect it to your mobile and open xhorse app and exchange it. At the same time, the device should be combined to upload the points and exchange it kind regards

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procedure to exchange points into tokens:

Combine all the Xhorse tools with Upgrade Kit

Select a device and click on Binding

Enter your phone number to login

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Log in and link your VVDI MB Tool to your account

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Use Key Tool application to exchange points for tokens

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Key tool application download for iOS and Android:

Scan the QR code to download app

For iOS mobiles:

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For Android mobiles:

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Done!

VVDI MB Tech Support: http://www.uobdii.com/wholesale/xhorse-vvdi-mb-bga-tool.html

CGDI MB All Keys Lost Programming for Benz W216

Here I want to share a guide on how to use CGDI MB to do all keys lost programming for Benzf W216.Hope it helps!

 

Procedures:

Connect the CGDI MB Programmer to vehicle by OBD port,and lunch the CGDI MB software.

Note:Make sure your vehicle have enough power to process these operations.

Select “ EIS” option from menu at left side,then click “Read EIS Data”

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Select “Compute Password” option from menu,then check the option “Copy key without key”

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Click “Collect Data”

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Please insert the simulation key into EIS within 1 minutes,if you have inserted,please pull out and try again…

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Please pull out the simulation key within 1 minute.

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Insert the emulation key into EIS again

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It will take you about 1 hour to repeat operations(insert into and pull out emulation key from EIS),about 400 times to complete the data collection.

 

After it prompt you that data collection finish,please save the data file as default name on your laptop.

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Save the file successfully,click “OK” to continue

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Click “Upload Data”

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Upload the data just saved.

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Upload data successfully,please click [Query Result] button to query.

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Query key password successfully

Copy key password

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Go to EIS,paste password

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Save EIS data,default file name

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Select “Generate EE” option from menu,load EIS file,check the information

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Click “Generate key file”,please wait patiently

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The key file was generated successfully,save the file with a new folder.

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Select “Read/Write Key”

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Insert the new key into the equipment

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Click “Read Key”,to show the key information

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Reset operation successfully.

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Click “Open/Write”,and you need to pay attention to the prompt information.

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Choose the unused key data

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Write successfully

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Learn key on car

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Now you can read the EIS information again and you will find the key data is used,and according to the symptom that the key can work on car.So the all keys lost programming successfully!

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Source:

http://www.uobdii.com/wholesale/cgdi-prog-mb-benz-key-programmer.html