BMW ICOM A2+B+C diagnostic & programming tool wifi settings maybe a obstacle to some users, this post is on how to set the WIFI on BMW ICOM, hope it helps.
STEP1: ensure your ICOM A2 has a WIFI card
Do a self-test, then got the test result, the WIFI function must be OK
STEP2: Browse 169.254.92.38/58000 set the WIFI, ( the UOBD2 BMW ICOM a2 WIFI version no need setting)
a . Set the mode to ISPI-NEXT
b. SET WLAN , SSID name ISPI-NEXT PASS:12345678 save
After the setting on ICOM is done , let’s make computer setting, suggest buy the a USB WIFI card , then set it to AP mode
Set same SSID name as ICOM; ISPI-NEXT
And choose WSP2 method , enter same password :12345678
Then OK, unplug ICOM LAN cable, restart ICOM waiting it connect to laptop WIFI!
Then start ISTA/D make diagnostic. Enjoy!