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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)

Compatible VCIs (Vehicle Communication Interfaces)

Softing VIN|ING Interfaces: Series 1000; Series 2000
Softing EDIC Interfaces: EDICusb,
Softing CAN Interfaces: CANpro USB,
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 2GB RAM, screen resolution ≥ 1280x1024 (XGA) recommended
Supported operating systems: Windows 10 (version tested for each release)

Order Information

Order Numbers  

Softing TDX.workshop v2 (single user license)
User application which supports (service) technicians with repairs and maintenance in repair shops and in the field

Supplementary Products and Services
STDX2L+STUDIO-BASIC Softing v2 basic version (single user license)

Softing v2 (single user license)
Authoring tool for creating the user application TDX.workshop incl. user interface, diagnostic content and sequences (OTX)


Softing TDX.admin v2
Application for the central management of the user and role database

STDXL+[*]-MSP Maintenance and support package individually for Softing, TDX.workshop and TDX.admin incl. support by telephone and e-mail with regard to installation, setup and operation as well as minor and medium software upgrades free of charge
CAN-PRO-USB CAN USB vehicle interface with USB cable
STDXL+[*]-UPG Upgrade of the relevant software Softing, TDX.workshop and TDX.admin to the current version
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!
STDXS-START 3-day introductory training in the Softing TDX tool suite

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