Download, Update, Install FCar F502 driver software on Win 10/8/7/XP/Vista

This is for your information: FCar F502 reader driver software download, update and installation on Windows 10/8/7/XP/Vista.


Part 1: FCar F502 driver software download FREE


FCar F502software version: 5.0


 Part 2: How to update & install FCar F502software

To install FCar F502software, you will need to have a mini-USB cable (NOT included in retail package) ready and then follow 4 steps:


  1. Hold scanner’s “Enter” key and connect USB cable to your Windows PC (Mac is not supported), and then release “Enter” key. The scanner will go into Update Mode screen.

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  1. Install USB VCOM driver (Only need at first time, see next USB VCOM driver installation guide)
  2. Download the software from top of this page, extract the zip file (ie. into a folder. ie. d:\temp\FcarReader_502_20150806, run file named FcarReader_502.exe. Select COM number. (You will find the COM number on step 2, or you will be found under Control Panel–>Device Manager).
  3. Start Update


How to update FCar F502 software on Windows 10:


  1. Press and Hold scanner’s “Enter” key and connect USB cable to your Windows 10, and then release “Enter” key. The scaner will go into Update Mode screen.
  2. Windows 10 will search driver and install automatically (first time only)
  3. Download the software from top of this page, extract the zip file (ie. into a folder. ie. d:\temp\FcarReader_502_20170508, run file named FcarReader_502.exe.
  4. Select COM number. (You will be found under Control Panel–>Device Manager).
  5. Click Start Upgrade
  6. Whole process will take about 2-3 minutes, and it will auto restart.
  7. Select USB Serial Device (COM3)




Part 3: How to install FCar F502 USB VCOM driver on Win XP/Vista/7/8/10


For users with Windows XP/Vista:


Find file: vcom.inf in your downloaded folder.

vcom.inf is usb driver, Right click and select install



For users with Windows 7:

1)Click Windows Start menu–>Control Panel–>Device Manager

2)Right lick on “F50x USB VCom Port (COM4)” under Ports (COM & LPT)

3)Select Update Driver and Browse my computer for driver software

4)Select vcom.inf from your download package








For users with Windows 8:


Under Windows 7 64bits, Windows 8 or Windows 10, you have to disable driver signature enforcement before to install VCOM driver.


How To Disable Driver Signature Enforcement In Windows 8/8.1 And Windows 10

  1. Find PC Settings from the start menu or apps list >> select Update and Recovery >> click Recovery.
  2. Under Advanced Startup, click on Restart Now.
  3. Your PC will do a kind of reboot and go to a blue Choose an option screen. Click on Troubleshoot (refresh or reset your PC or use advanced tools) >> Advanced Options >> Startup Settings (change windows startup behaviour) >> Restart.
  4. Your PC will now restart and go to yet another blue screen with 10 options. Press 7 or F7 on your keyboard to select Disable driver signature enforcement.
  5. Your computer will auto restart again and then you can now proceed with the installation of FCAR F502 USB VCOM driver for Windows 7/8/8.1/10.

When the Windows driver signature is disable, repeat the above Windows 7 step to install VCOM driver and do the update.


Part 4: FCar F502 HD Code Reader How to use

Now, you have finish FCar F502 driver software update. And it’s ready for use.

Video guide :


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This is all for how to use a FCar F502 reader on a heavy duty truck.