Yes, specific OBDLink® adapters can be used with third-party applications to program key fobs. 

Note: The OBDLink app is for read and reset operations only. You can't use it for programming key fobs. 

Users have reported success programming key fobs using the third-party apps listed below.



Available for Android and Windows.


FORScan for Windows with the additional Extended License supports programming key fobs.
Key Programming ProcedureAvailable in the Apple App store and Google Play.

Be sure to check the app website to confirm that your vehicle and OBDLink adapter model are supported. 

We also recommend that you search a forum for your vehicle and see if other users have posted tips or recommendations.

Next steps

You can explore other OBDLink features and functionality using our support article knowledge base.

For descriptions of terms used in this article, see the Glossary of Acronyms and Terms.

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