Mangoose Honda HDS V2.018 VMware Installation

The MINI VCI cable for Honda (also called mangoose for Honda) gives very good results for older Honda models, compared to expensive universal testers that usually do not produce conclusive results.  I failed to install software on Windows 7, but make it work on XP Mode on Windows 7 machines using VMware.  Check tutorial below :

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Connect mangoose Honda vci cable with laptop
Check MVCI firmware version. It is V1.4.1
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StartHDS program shows software version 2.018.013
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Try to run Honda Diagnostic System software on the desktop, Win7 reports an error  “The program cannot start because NPPTools.dll is missing from your computer.”
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Power on virtual machine
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Open software CD
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Open HDS folder
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Run Setup.exe
Install Wizard to HDS PC Ver.2.018
Accept license agreement
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Select deationation, i.e USA
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Select communication interface as GNA600
Press OK when system prompts interface device instruction message
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InstallShield Wizard complete
Open software CD again
Open MVCI Driver 1.4.3 for HONDA folder
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Install MVCI Driver for HONDA
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Finish installing MVCI driver
Press Yes to confirm installer information
Software is ready to use
Run StartHDS to check software version
Exit StarHDS program
Run Diagnostic System software on desktop
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Start vehicle diagnosis
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Done.