Autodata 3.40 is a software program that provides technical information and diagnostics for various vehicles. It is widely used by mechanics, car enthusiasts, and hobbyists. However, some users may encounter difficulties in installing and running Autodata 3.40 on their computers, especially if they want to use it in German language.
In this article, we will show you how to install Autodata 3.40 in German language on Windows 10, using a CD copy of the software. We will also provide some tips and troubleshooting steps to help you solve common issues with Autodata 3.40.
Step 1: Install Daemon Tools or Power Iso
Daemon Tools or Power Iso are programs that allow you to create virtual drives on your computer and mount ISO files as if they were physical CDs or DVDs. You will need one of these programs to mount the Autodata 3.40 CD image file on your computer.
You can download Daemon Tools from here or Power Iso from here. Follow the instructions on the websites to install and run the programs.
Step 2: Mount Autodata 3.40 + crack.iso to virtual drive
Autodata 3.40 + crack.iso is the CD image file that contains the Autodata 3.40 software and a crack file that bypasses the software protection. You will need to mount this file to a virtual drive using Daemon Tools or Power Iso.
To do this, right-click on the Autodata 3.40 + crack.iso file and select \"Mount image to drive...\" from the context menu. Choose a virtual drive letter from the list and click OK. You should see a new drive appear in your File Explorer with the label \"AUTODATA\".
Step 3: Run install.cmd and wait until finish
install.cmd is a batch file that automates the installation process of Autodata 3.40 on your computer. You will need to run this file as an administrator from the virtual drive.
To do this, open the virtual drive in File Explorer and double-click on install.cmd. A command prompt window will open and you will see some messages indicating the progress of the installation. Wait until the installation is complete and close the command prompt window.
Step 4: Run crack.bat as administrator
crack.bat is another batch file that applies the crack file to Autodata 3.40, allowing you to run the software without any restrictions or errors. You will need to run this file as an administrator from the virtual drive as well.
To do this, open the virtual drive in File Explorer and double-click on crack.bat. A command prompt window will open and you will see some messages indicating the progress of the cracking process. Wait until the cracking is complete and close the command prompt window.
Step 5: Go to Windows 7_64 and run all registry files
Windows 7_64 is a folder that contains some registry files that modify some settings in your Windows registry related to Autodata 3.40. You will need to run all these files as an administrator from the virtual drive as well.
To do this, open the virtual drive in File Explorer and go to Windows 7_64 folder. Right-click on each registry file and select \"Merge\" from the context menu. Click Yes when prompted by User Account Control and OK when prompted by Registry Editor.
Step 6: Find the C:\\ADCDA2 folder and click ADCDA.exe
C:\\ADCDA2 is the folder where Autodata 3.40 is installed on your computer. You will need to find this folder and run ADCDA.exe, which is the main executable file of Autodata 3.40.
To do this, open File Explorer and go to C:\\ADCDA2 folder. Double-click on ADCDA.exe to launch Autodata 3.40.