How to Create a BMW NBT and a CIC FSC Code?

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BMW
FSC Code is required for BMW navigation map system update

In this
article i will share the guide on how to generate BMW NBT & CIC FSC
Code.

Tools you need for generate fsc code.

  • Laptop installed Esys BMW and
    EsysPlus(BMW
    E-sys Free Download)
  • BMW Enet cable or
    BMW Enet
    WiFi
     
  • FCS Code Generator Software
  • BMW
    Coding
    /Flashing/Progrmming

  • The first step you need to do is extracting the DE or 1B
    file:
        Fire up E-sys make sure your
    connected to the F20 (not F20_Dir ect) via your VIN and then in the left hand
    vertical menu select FSC Extended.
        For NBT (DE File):
        In the Parameter section enter
    :
        Diagnostic Address(hex) = 0x63
    2.

  • Click on the Identifybutton and the Base variant HU_NBT will be
    populated
  • Application ID for NBT= 0xDE, Upgrade Index= 0x1

    For CIC (1B File):
    In the Parameter section enter : Diagnostic Address(hex) = 0x63

  • Click on the Identifybutton and the Base variantHU_CIC will be
    populated
  • Application ID for NBT= 0x1B, Upgrade Index= 0x1

    In the Action section:

  • Select Store FSC and move from left to the right
  •     Click on the Read button
        Click Save and and name the file
    in the following format fsc where XXXXXXX is last seven letter s/numbers of
    your VIN or your donor NBT vin if you have retrofitted the NBT.
        [Optional] Youcan now disconnect
    E-sys from your car as the next stages can be performed offline.
     

  • Getting the Code Generation Software:
  • Unzip the directory attached. The directory can be placed/run from
    anywhere.

  • Generating the FSC code using the BMW_CIC_NBT_FSC_Generator for
    NBT:
  • If you are generating NBT, copy fsc.exe in the NBT_FSC directory to the
    tools directory

  • Place your XXXXXXX.fsc into your toolsdirector y(same location as
    the Base64.exe)
  • Open a command prompt(DOS Screen) and go to the
    toolsdirectory
  • Type “Base64 XXXXXXX.FSC XXXXXXX_000DE001.FSC” and pressenter
  • Open BMW FSC NBT  Generator
    .exe
  • Click “Br owse” and selectthe XXXXXXX_000DE001.FSC file
    yougener ated in step 3, it should be in your toolsdirectory.
  • Choose your map productfrom the list(For me itwas”Road Map EUROPE NEXT
    2015-1)

  • Click “Generate”
  • Generating the FSC code using the BMW_CIC_NBT_FSC_Generator for CIC:
  •     If you are generating CIC, copy
    fsc.exe in the CIC_FSC directory to the tools directory

  • Place your XXXXXXX.fsc into your tools directory (same location
    as the Base64.exe)
  • Open a command prompt (DOS Screen) and go to the tools
    directory
  • Type “Base64 XXXXXXX.FSC XXXXXXX_0001B001.FSC” and
    press enter
  • Open BMW FSC NBT Generator.exe
  • Click “Browse” and select the XXXXXXX_0001B001.FSC file
    you generated in step 3, it should be in your tools
    directory.
  • Choose your map product from the list (Road Map EUROPE PREMIUM
    2014 1)
  • Click “Generate”
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