Step 1: visit http://mycar.x431.com/pad/landingPageIndexCrv.action and click icon "Update Tool Download".
Step 2: Download and install "Launch Creader Update Tool", after installation is complete, run it.
Step 3: in the following picture, select Language (English, Chinese, French and Spanish available) and input product Serial Number (the serial number is in the back of Creader VII + / Creader VIII)
Step 4: click "Update" to enter the registration page, input Email and Register Code, click "Submit".
(Note: if you need Register Code, please refer to step 5 to step 8; if you already have Register Code, after submit, skip to step 9.)
Step 5: the register code can be found in the Creader VII + / Creader VIII , how to find Connect one end of the USB cable to Creader VII + / Creader VIII, and another end to the computer
Step 6: Wait until Launch Creader enter the main menu, then Move the mouse pointer to the "Help" icon, finally press the "OK button.
Step 7: select "Tool Information", then press button "OK".
Step 8: the register code shown below is the one needed to enter in the step 4.(Back to step 4 to input register code and continue)
Step 9: insert TF card into TF card reader, then insert the TF card into the computer.
Step 10: restart the "Launch Creader Update Tool", select the file you need or click "All", then click "Download" to start the download.
Step 11: After complete download, take out TF card from TF card reader and insert it into the slot of Creader VII + / Creader VIII, then supply power for Creader VII + / Creader VIII by the USB cable (one end of the USB cable connect to Creader VII + / Creader VIII and another end to the computer) or by the vehicle diagnostic socket (connect the OBDII connector of Creader VII + / Creader VIII to vehicle diagnostic socket), after the Creader starts, it popup a window prompting "System Upgrade- Sure Upgrade?", select "OK" to upgrade.
Step 12: update complete!