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Old 07-06-2009, 04:42 PM
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SCT help!

I got the email back from Eric today and I was a little confused about the install. I downloaded the Firmware and the updater software. Is that all I need to do before I try and load the tunes. I canít make heads or tail out of the directions he sent me. Any help would be appreciated.
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Old 07-07-2009, 04:37 AM
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I'm currently waiting on my tunes from Eric too and dont really know how to install them either. (im not sure anyone really knows) Everyone i have talked to has had to call SCT and have a tech walk them thru it.

Every set of directions i read either here on the forum or on SCT's website are not very clear at all.
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Old 07-07-2009, 09:20 AM
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Same boat here too. I got my tunes this morning. I am a little bit computer illiterate...
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Have y'all downloaded all three things off of the sctflash website?
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Old 07-07-2009, 09:39 AM
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goose,

thats where the confusion comes in. when i go to SCT's website, there is only the firmware and the device update software. I will be trying to run the xcal 3.

And none of my computers will work with the file format for the firmware when i download it.
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Old 07-07-2009, 09:43 AM
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Are you running Vista? If so see if this will help: How To Setup Software to Run with Vista. - SCT Tech Support SupportSuite
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Old 07-07-2009, 09:44 AM
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no, i am running internet explorer on xp professional
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Old 07-07-2009, 09:49 AM
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Have you downloaded the X3/Livewire FirmWare Updater and can you pull it up on your computer? Also, I would save the tunes from Eric in a file that can be easily found. All my tunes and truck stuff are in a folder on my desktop so I can find them easily
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Old 07-07-2009, 09:54 AM
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yes, i have downloaded the only two things that are available to download from SCT's website for the model x3 that i have recieved.

I just dont understand how there is not a clear set of written directions on exactly what to do once you recieve your tunes from eric and you have saved them to the desktop.

I have printed out all kinds of threads and other directions that i have found online and all of them have a different way of doing it.

I am hoping it wont be a problem with the way i think it has to be done. If thats the case, i will be sure to type up a set of instructions for others to use down the road.

Any other input would be greatly appreciated if you have already been down this road.
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Old 07-07-2009, 10:00 AM
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So you have read this: How do I load Email Tunes onto my Tuner? - SCT Tech Support SupportSuite ?

Also, did you plug your x3 into your computer before you downloaded any of the software?
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