How to install Genius K-touch OBD2 ECU tuning tool software

Here is the instruction on installing new Genius & Flash Point OBDII/BOOT ECU tuning tool firmware v5.05 (also called hand-held KESS V2) software.

Genius K-touch comes with free ECM TITANIUM 1.61 with 18475 DRIVER & WinOLS 2.24 ecu tuning software.

Firmware version: V5.005.003 (support VAG DQ200&DQ250)



Background Information:

The New Genius (similar to hand-held kess v2) is the world’s first Touch & Map device which allows reading / programming the ECU in modern vehicles over OBD2.It is able to work without connection a computer during the critical phases of reading and writing of the ECU, ensuring the process is executed in complete safety. As a completely independent tool, the risks of working with a PC can be avoided, risks such as stalling, Windows crashes, power failure etc… It was made by Dimsport Tech Italian manufacturer.


Available in  Master version

As a consequence of the requests received from the market, the specific software has been developed for the independent management of New Genius called DS Manager. This is dedicated to skilled tuners who prefer to develop tuned files with third party editing software. DS Manager can decrypt and encrypt files received from New Genius, so allowing the possibility to export files for the modification. No editing functions are supported. Also for this specific software, a specific tool for the automatic checksum recalculation is provided.


Free download Genius K-touch ECU chip tuning software with TF Card token reset file

Operating system: Windows XP

Supported Multi-languages: English, Italian, German, French, Spanish, Portuguese and Hungarian

(Add Hungarian comparing KESS V2)


Free download Hand held kess v2 Genius K-touch software

Genius K-touch support car ECU list


Note: Please disconnect network connection when installing and using K-touch!!!


Step 1: Install K-touch Setup

Open My Computer

Open K-TOUCH software CD

Open K-TOUCH-E folder

Open Abode Reader 9


Accept license agreement

Read the K-touch user manual first


Open and install K-touch Setup

Click Next


Click Install

Select setup language


Click OK

Press Next

Setup wizard installation completed

Restart the computer

Your computer needs to be restarted before Race EVO Setup 1…


Click OK


Step 2: Register & Activate K-touch

Open CD software

Open K-TOUCH-E folder

Open K-touch Setup

Install setup wizard again followed the same procedure above

Click Next

Click Install

Select setup language

Click Next

This time to install Race EVO Setup 1


Click Next

Click Next

The next program will requires user to enter User Registration code (leave others blank)


Open the Adobe read me file again

Copy C7535 and paste it to Dimensione Sport Customer code column



Click Next

Click Next

Click Next

Race EVO setup is well installed

Remove the tick “Run Race EVO (rev.431 build 829) Setup 1 now

Click Finish


Complete install K-touch setup

Click Finish


Step 3: Connect Genious ecu tuning tool with computer


  1. Connect Genious OBD2 ECU programmer with power adapter, then wait until the machine boot. If the machine cannot boot, please turn off power then connect to power again. Wait until machine boot.
  2. Connect the K-touch programmer with computer/laptop via USB cable, then start to read K-touch data

After well connected the machine

Install hardware wizard

Select “Install the software automatically (Recommended)


Click Next

The wizard has finish installing the software for DimSport-New Genius Device

Click Finish

Open My Computer->Manager->Device Manager->Universal Serial Bus controllers-> DimSport-New Genius Device to make sure the ECU programmer is well connected with computer.


Step 4: Read & write K-touch data

Open K-touch software on desktop

Click “Accept definitely” to accept software license

If the system pops up “Please update database in Internet and enable technical features (this procedure must be completed within 3 days 333)” message, click NO to proceed

Click K-Touch tab->Explore

If the system prompts “GENIUS is not updated”, click OK

Explore to FILE folder

Open Read folder

Save 000 file to desktop


Extract header, click Yes

Back to Genius:\FILE, open Write folder

Click Import icon

Select Import file, click OK


Import the file “000” just saved on desktop


Read and write ktouch data completed. You can check the device information.

Back to Genius folder

Click Help tab->System information to check files with date, time and version


Click Help-> Information about…to check Genius K-touch device information