Support Software & Manuals

ScotEID electronic ID desktop application

The ScotEID team have produced simplified reader software for capturing the required data from various readers. Currently supported EID readers: Agrident, Aleis, Allflex, BioControl, Deister, Edit, Gallagher, Nedap, Shearwell, Tag-IE and any others which can download 16 character Hex or ISO 24631 over serial or bluetooth output.

Platform Version Release date Notes Reference Installer
Windows XP/Vista/7/8/10 1.3.28 29/09/2016 Recommended Quick start guide Download
Windows XP/Vista/7 1.4.9 06/05/2014 UHF USE ONLY   Download

Remote Support
If you are needing help we may be able to offer remote support. Click the icon below to download and install the support software and then give us a call

EID Tag Bucket
For use with some third party software: Tag Bucket
If you require a different file format please let us know

ScotEID Webservices for 3rd Party Software

It is intended that the farm management and CCP software developers will use these web services to update/query the database. An integration guide for developers can be downloaded here.


AWR 100 Stick Reader
Desktop Software: Download Version 2.19 + 2.12 Firmware or v1.14(old)
Manual: for v2+ Firmware or v1 Firmware (old)


RS320 Stick Reader
Manual: Download Version 11

BioControl HHR 3000 Pro

The latest software for the BioControl HHR 3000 Pro can be downloaded from the community section of BioControl's own website here: Community

In order to use the HHR 3000 with the ScotEID Desktop application a specific program needs to be installed on the reader using the HHR Manager software from BioControl. This program was provided by Livestock EID Solutions Ltd.



I-Read Portable Reader
Software: Download version 1.1


Vscan Stick Reader
Drivers: Windows XP & Vista V5.3
User Guide: User Manual
Software Tools: Software Tools


Prolific USB/Serial converter
Windows 98/XP drivers: Download
Windows 7 / Vista: Download

Digitus USB/Serial converter (Black Agrident Stick)
Windows drivers: Download
Mac drivers:Download