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Individual, Modular Repair Shop Tester from the Softing TDX Toolbox

The Softing TDX.workshop repair shop tester offers mechatronics engineers and service technicians all over the world optimal support in error localization, repair and the commissioning of individual components or entire vehicles.


  • Mechanics in repair shops
  • Mobile service technicians in the field for global machine service
  • Application engineers for (initial) commissioning
  • Test drivers when testing vehicles
  • EoL testers as final tester and flash tool as a “finishing” tool in particular the transition from manufacturing to sales and beyond

Typical Diagnostic Functions

  • Creating, storing and sending vehicle reports
  • Reading and deleting the fault memory
  • Parameterizing ECUs
  • Exchanging ECUs
  • Programming ECUs (SW update)
  • Displaying measuring values
  • Testing actuators
  • Coding variants
  • Testing OBD functions
  • Executing test sequences
  • (Guided) troubleshooting


The Softing TDX.workshop repair shop tester unites all the benefits of the Softing TDX toolbox. It supports mechanics and service technicians on site as they carry out repairs and maintenance with all the necessary diagnostic functions.

The user interface designed in the DESIGN component Softing as well as the defined operating philosophy are then shown in Softing TDX.workshop. The project and program functions displayed in the service tester are based on the role model defined in Softing TDX.admin and are therefore only accessible to authorized users. Softing TDX.workshop offers automated updates for simple maintenance in after-sales service. Encryption ensures that content is always protected from unauthorized access.

Thanks to short workflows and intuitive operating concepts, users save a lot of time not only during familiarization, but also during vehicle diagnostics and maintenance, as they can achieve diagnostic success with just a few clicks.

Technical Information

Technical Data  
Standard Compliance

ISO 13209 (OTX) – Open Test sequence eXchange,
ISO 22901-1/ASAM MCD-2D, ODX V2.2.0 – Open Diagnostic Data eXchange,
ISO 22900-3/ASAM MCD-3D Application Programming Interface V3.0.0,
ISO 22900-2 (D-PDU API) via CAN, K-line and Ethernet (DoIP Collection/Entity/Group/Vehicle),
ISO 14229 (UDS)
SAE J2534 PhassThru

Compatible VCIs (Vehicle Communication Interfaces)

Softing VIN|ING Interfaces
Kvaser CAN Interfaces: Leaf Professional HS, Leaf Light HS, Leaf Light HS v2, Leaf Light HS v2 OBD
Peak Interfaces: PCAN-USB
…and more


PC or notebook with at least 2 GHz and 6GB RAM, screen resolution ≥ 1280x1024 (XGA) recommended
Supported operating systems: Windows 10 and Windows 11 (version tested for each release)

Order Information


Integrated development environment (IDE) for creating and managing diagnostic tester content with editors for diagnostic data and diagnostic sequences.

Softing TDX.server

Central backend incl. web frontend for administration of the diagnostic tester content as well as user and license management. Also serves as a database for storage and further processing of data from Softing TDX.workshop. Also responsible for the connection to customer-specific databases and systems (IT infrastructure) via connectors. 

Softing TDX.workshop

Customer-specific configurable diagnostic tester for Windows, Android and iOS for use in workshops and at dealerships for the maintenance and repair of vehicles and components.

Supplementary Products and Services
Maintenance and service package
Includes telephone and e-mail support for installation, commissioning and operation, free minor, medium and discounted major software upgrades. (Already included in the rental model)
Consulting, Training We offer support in the subjects of diagnostics, ODX, OTX and on using Softing TDX – all available as general training sessions or alternatively specially adapted to suit customer requirements. Give us a challenge!
Introductory Training 3-day introductory training in the Softing TDX tool suite
VIN|ING 800 Softing TDX.workshop v3, single license in set with VINING 800 VCI interface (1x HS CAN/CAN FD)

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