(Fixed) Ford IDS license not found & Quickloader license expired

obdexpress.co.uk engineer offer the solution to error “ Ford IDS3 software license is not found” and Quickloader license expired.


First come several error images of Ford IDS3 software license is not found”.

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Then Quickloader error “Unregistered, or license expired 2018.5.11”

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Working solution:

Step 1. Free download Ford IDS V113 on mega (from Fly):



Step 2:

Download newest Quickloader V5.11 on mega:



Step 2: Open “FVDI2 QuickLoader” to click on “IDS Ford”, start to do diagnosis job.

Note: You have to open “IDS Ford” from “FVDI2 QuickLoader”, otherwise you may get error.



Finally, Ford IDS will work successfully.


Note: the above working solution is for Fly VCM IDS 3 interface.

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Good Luck.

Thanks to engineer of www.obdexpress.co.uk