How to Connect Xhorse Key Reader with Condor or Dolphin?

Question: how to connect the new xhorse dolphin xp005l with key reader?

 

Here’s the tips to connect xhorse key reader with condor/dolphin key cutting machine:

Dolphin XP005Dolphin XP005LCondor Mini Plus connects key reader via Xhorse app on mobile phone

The new Condor XC-Mini Plus II connects with key ready directly without mobile phone.

 

 

Connect key reader with Xhorse App via WiFi or Bluetooth:

Turn on both xhorse key reader and dolphin/condor
Turn on Bluetooth connection on xhorse app
In xhorse dolphin/condor app, press Select, let it seach devices. You will see 2 devices are connected
Select Optional identification function in the Xhorse app
Select brand and start using key reader

 

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Demo guide & review: http://blog.vvdishop.com/xhorse-key-reader-review-identify-7-car-keys-fast/

Connect key reader with Condor II within machine instruction will be updated soon.

Xhorse Key Reader + Dolphin XP005 Decode Ford F250 HU101

How to use Xhorse Key Reader + Dolphin XP005 to decode & duplicate a flip key for 2017 Ford F250? Follow the operation below I’m gonna show you.

 

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Prepare a Ford working key.

Connect to Dolphin XP005 in Xhorse app, click

Optical identification >> Ford >> All key blank >> HU101 >> OK

Install M2-A clamp & key blank as prompted.

 

Connect to Key Reader Skimmer.

Open Key Reader key slot to insert the key.

Click “Identification”.

Key Reader will start reading…

 

Identification successful.

Key bitting: 4312242135.

It actually sends a picture of the key, so we can take a look at it.

Visually inspect to make sure that Key Reader read it right.

Everything looks good, bitting codes are accurate.

 

So we can go ahead and send it to Dolphin XP-005 Machine for cutting directly.

Click “Cutting key >> Cut”.

Dolphin XP005 starts cutting…

Just repeat same command to cut the other side.

 

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After cutting was done.

Take out the key to have a try.

It can open the truck door and turn ignition.

Perfectly done!

 

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This is using the new Xhorse Key Reader blade skimmer to copy a HU101 10 cuts blade successfully.

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Xhorse Condor Date Reset Everytime Turn on Power Solution

Problem:

My old xhorse condor xc-mini key cutting date reset. The date is reset every time I turn on the power. It doesn’t come up right away. Any idea?
Fix Xhorse Condor XC-Mini Date Reset 1
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Solution:
Unscrew 3 screws marked red below, remove condor screen and shell.
The main board is on the left side, unscrew another 3 screws to take out main board

Fix Xhorse Condor XC-Mini Date Reset 3
Find out battery CR1220, replace a new battery.
For example, the battery of condor mini plus (S/N KM02 and KM03) is on the right side of the board (shown image below)
Reinstall shell and screen after replace battery.
Fix Xhorse Condor XC-Mini Date Reset 4
Go to System setting, set date to the current time. It should be fine.

How to use Condor Mini Plus II to Duplicate Mul-T-Lock Dimple Key?

Xhorse Condor XC-Mini Plus II can support to duplicate mul-t-lock dimple household key successfully. Read the operation below to learn how to do it.

 

Tools Needed

1.0mm probe

Dimple internal cutter/ Dimple external cutter

M5 clamp

An original key

 

Procedure

Step1. 1st Time Height Calibration

  1. Install the probe and the dimple internal cutter, fix the clamp tightened;
  2. Tap “Settings >> Device Calibration >> Height Calibration >> Start”.

 

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Step2. Key Learning

  1. Tap “Household >> Key Brand & Model”;
  2. Fix the original key on M5 clamp, tap “Decode key” to start.

The Condor Mini Plus II screen will show bitting details after finished.

 

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Step3. Key Cutting

  1. Change blank key to fix it on, close the cover, tap “Start Cutting >> OK”;
  2. Turn over the key blank to cut, just repeat previous operations.

 

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Step4. 2nd Time Height Calibration

  1. Clean and remove the key. Tighten M5 clamp and install the dimple external cutter.
  2. Tap “Dimple(external) >> Probe and cutter setting >> φ6*100*dimple(external) >> Save”.

 

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Step5. Cut External Cuts

  1. Fix the half-cutting key on clamp again, tap “Start cutting >> OK”;
  2. Turn over key to cut the other side.

 

Key cutting completed.

Compare 2 keys, all bittings are same. And the new key can open lock.

Done!

 

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More info about Condor Mini Plus II Key Cutting Machine to be updated…

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Xhorse Dolphin XP005L Decode and Cut VW HU66 Key

This is an Xhorse Dolphin XP005L Review for the first time to cut a VW HU66 key. I have an original working key, so will test its decode function as well.

 

Power on Dolphin XP005L machine, there’s a line of light is awaken. Go to

Vehicle database >> Volkswagen >> All key blank >> HU66

 

Align M5 clamp side B as prompted.

Fix the VW working key on.

OK >> Learn key

 

Dolphin II machine starts decoding…

The blue light is normally on that means it’s working.

Wait decoding key complete.

 

Remove the key, and fix a blank key on.

Cut key >> Cut

 

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Dolphin II machine starts cutting.

Just wait…

 

Cutting key completed.

Clear the debris and turn over the key to cut other side.

Once again as previous.

 

Once cutting was done, take out the key to compare.

It’s same as the original one.

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Dolphin II XP005L is quite a smart and easy Xhorse Key Cutting Machine. The HU66 key cutting turns out to be accurate and workable.

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How to use Xhorse Condor Mini Plus II Engrave Key Function?

Key blank engraving is an optional cutter newly developed for Xhorse Condor XC-Mini Plus II key cutting machine. The cutter allows locksmiths to engrave a unique key as need. It supports to engrave numbers, letters and simple patterns.

 

The older model such as Condor Mini Plus or Dolphin XP005 is not available for this feature currently.

 

How to engrave a unique key blank?

Step1. Insert the engraving cutter and key blank.

 

Install the key blank on M5 clamp.

The vertex cannot be occluded by the key blank.

Please use special engraving cutter.

 

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Step2. Send the picture to be cut to Condor XC-Mini Plus II.

  1. Pair XC-Mini Plus II with smartphone via Bluetooth(Bluetooth >> Pair new device);
  2. Ensure the picture is in PNG format with transparent background;
  3. Select picture to send.

 

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Step3. Choose the picture and start to engrave.

Key blank engraving >> OK >> Add pictures >> Adjust the image to appropriate position

You can adjust its engrave spacing & engraving depth.

 

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Press “Start engraving” after finished.

Note: the first dot engraved will start from the highest point on the left of image.

 

Condor Mini Plus II will starts engraving automatically.

Just wait…

Engraving completed.

 

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This is how to use Condor XC-Mini Plus II machine to do key blank engraving function.

 

You may interest:

What’s new in Xhorse Condor XC-Mini Plus II?

http://blog.vvdishop.com/what-is-new-in-xhorse-condor-xc-mini-plus-ii/

 

More info to be updated…

What is New in Xhorse Condor Mini Plus II?

New generation key cutting machine developed by Xhorse is released recently. As upgrade version of Condor Mini Plus, what’s new in Xhorse Condor XC-Mini Plus II?

 

New Features

  1. Multi-Purpose Clamps

Condor XC-Mini Plus II is equipped with M5 and M3 Clamp in standard. M1, M2, M4 Clamp for options.

Thereinto, M5 is a 2-in-1 clamp of M1&M2, supports 2 track external, channel track, standard single sided, 4 track external, 4 track internal, standard double sided, dimple key types. More convenient to switch M1&M2 clamps directly, no need to install or disassemble over and over.

M3 Clamp supports Ford F201 & Citroen SX9 key types.

M4 Clamp supports residential keys including single/double sided & crucifix keys.

 

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  1. Intelligent indicator lights

Condor XC-Mini Plus II is assembled by advanced LED chips and lamp shade, seamlessly automates 3 colors with the change of real-time working status. Ensure a stable light source and intelligent status indication with flicker-free illumination and long service time.

Read light – error warning

Blue light – normal working

Yellow light – info notification

 

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  1. 8-core processor

Condor Mini Plus II is driven by high performance 8-core processor, to realize prompt response, run faster and high resolution.

 

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  1. Key Blank Engraving

In case there are too many keys hard to classify, or if you would like a key with unique design. This function allows users to add and delete texts and pictures, resize and turn them, to perfectly design a unique key.

 

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Other Features

  • 2-in-1 tool to help decode and cut key when all keys lost.
  • All key lost database covering 100 car brands, 2000 car models & 20000 keys.
  • 7” angle-adjustable touch screen offers better picture quality & convenience.
  • Support multiple types of keys: including automobile, motorbike, residential and other general keys.
  • Offline operation available.
  • Key bitting recognition: should work with Xhorse Key Reader.
  • Smart APP control via WiFi or Bluetooth.
  • Take photo to recognize bitting.
  • Key 3D preview.
  • Customize key data.
  • Life-long free online technical support.

 

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More info about to be updated…

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Xhorse Key Reader Review TOY43 HU66 KIA7 HU113R All OK

Yesterday I got a new gadget to help read key bitting codes. It is called Xhorse Key Reader blade skimmer. So I just can’t wait to test how many keys it supports to identify. Let’s start!

 

I can control the small tool through Xhorse Key Reader App on a phone or VVDI Key Tool Max. Anyway, that sounds very convenient. I can also cut a key directly if connecting with a Dolphin XP005 key cutting machine.

 

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Hero Splendor Key Test OK

This is the first key I’m gonna try. It needs to select car model firstly.

Optical identification >> Hero >> Splendor >> OK >> Identification

 

It’s asked to put the key into Xhorse Blade Skimmer.

Press “Identification” again.

It starts identifying…

 

Alright, bitting codes were read out in seconds with short beeps.

It’s 12323221, very fast.

Compare the key to the bitting, all the same.

Bitting codes are correct.

 

If I would like to cut a key, I can press “Cutting key” here to control directly.

But now I would just test the second one.

 

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Skoda HU66 Test OK

Optical identification >> Skoda >> HU66 >> OK >> Identification

Put the second key into Key Reader Blade Skimmer.

Press “Identification” and wait for identifying…

 

Identification successful.

Bitting codes are 34334421.

 

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Hyundai Gen1(2008-) KIA7 Test OK

Optical identification >> Hyundai >> Gen1(After 2008) >> KIA7 >> OK >> Identification

Read out successfully.

Bitting codes are 132212; 112122.

 

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Honda BRIO Test OK

Optical identification >> Honda >> BRIO >> OK >> Identification

Identification successful.

Bitting codes: 142535; 133153.

 

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Mahindra XYLO&SCORP10 Test OK

Optical identification >> Mahindra >> XYLO&SCORP10 >> OK >> Identification

Identification successful.

Bitting codes: 3313245312.

 

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Suzuki Swift HU133R Test OK

Optical identification >> Suzuki >> Swift >> HU133R >> OK >> Identification

Identification successful.

Bitting codes: 2313443421.

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Toyota Corolla TOY43 Test OK

Optical identification >> Toyota >> Corolla >> TOY43 >> OK >> Identification

Identification successful.

Bitting codes: 1121323444.

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This is Xhorse Key Reader Review on testing 7 car keys, including Toyota, Suzuki, Honda, Mahindra, Hyundai, Skoda & Hero. All can be read out very quickly in seconds. It’s indeed to save much time if I just decoded by myself.

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Xhorse Dolphin XP005L Decode and Cut BMW HU100R

Just got a new Key Cutting Machine from Xhorse recently. This is a first Dolphin XP005L Review on how to learn & cut BMW Mini Cooper HU100R key.

 

It came with a protection cover and an adjustable screen. When I turned on the machine, a smart LED indicator lights on.

 

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Go to touch screen tablet,

Vehicle database >> Mini >> All key blank >> HU100R

 

It turns out that the M5 clamp has 2 sides.

It is asked to rotate M5 clamp side B to tip align No.1 position.

Then fix a working key on.

 

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OK >> Learn key

 

Xhorse Dolphin II machine will start decoding automatically…

Decode key complete.

 

The bitting codes have came out on screen.

Check it with original key.

 

Fix a new key blank on clamp to ready.

Put down protection shield, press

Cut key >> Cut

 

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Dolphin XP005L starts cutting key…Wait until 100%.

Cutting key completed.

 

Turn over new key to cut the other side.

Just repeat as before…

Completed!

 

Compare 2 keys, they are same.

Key cutting has done!

 

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Exactly smart and convenient to control on screen directly. You can also use a Dolphin XP005L App to smart control the machine as well.

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How to Cut Residential Keys with Xhorse Dolphin/Condor and M4 Clamp?

Xhorse Dolphin or Condor key cutting machine is possible to be used to cut household keys. With Xhorse M4 Clamp, it’s allowed to cut single & crucifix residential keys. M4 Clamp can be applied to Dolphin XP005Dolphin IICONDOR XC-MINI Plus automatic key cutting machines.

 

But what’s worth mentioning that M4 Clamp does not support cutting residential keys by code for the moment. You should have the original key to copy.

 

How to cut residential keys with Xhorse key cutting machine?

This tutorial is taking Dolphin XP005 to cut SC1, KW1 key as an example.

 

  1. Tighten & install M4 Clamp. Prepare original key & new key, locate the alignment shim.

 

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  1. Go to “Universal Key Duplication >> Standard Single Sided >> Shoulder Align >> M4 Clamp”.

 

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  1. Insert & fix the original key, aligned it according to tips. Press “Decode key”.

 

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  1. Once completed, remove original key and replace the new one as instructed. Press “Cutting key >> Continue”.

 

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Xhorse Dolphin machine will finish the whole process automatically.

Just wait…

Universal key cutting success.

Done!

 

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M4 Clamp can easily decode & cut SC1/KW1 keyways. Only to follow the steps above.

 

In short, Xhorse Dolphin XP005, Dolphin XP-005L and Condor XC-Mini are able to cut by duplication for single/crucifix house keys.

 

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