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Log in to your BMW ConnectedDrive Account in the BMW Connected App and make sure that your vehicle is added to your account. Select the menu "Digital Key" to check the compatibility of your smartphone.
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No. The USB Map Updates from BMW ConnectedDrive do not require a specific USB standard (1.0, 2.0, 3.0) for either computer download or vehicle upload.
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You must have at least an iPhone 5 with iOS version 9.3 or higher. You must activate Siri, Wi-Fi and Bluetooth in the "Settings" menu of your smartphone.
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iOS version 9.3 or higher , Android version 5.0 or higher. Please make sure that your smartphone can download the required software version. For further information, please contact the manufacturer.
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It is possible that you must first disconnect an existing Bluetooth connection between your vehicle and your Apple iPhone. Following this reconnect your vehicle and confirm the use of Apple CarPlay.
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Besides Apple Maps, you can use Google Maps and WAZE.
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Yes. The BMW Connected App must be installed on your smartphone to use the Digital Key. In addition your vehicle must be added to your ConnectedDrive Account.
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If a BMW Remote Software Upgrade is available, you will receive a push notification in the BMW Connected App on your smartphone. You can start the download directly and then transfer the BMW Remote Software Upgrade to your vehicle via Wi-Fi (Android) or Bluetooth and Wi-Fi (Apple iOS). You can start the installation of the BMW Remote Software Upgrade in the vehicle in the "Car", "General settings" and "Remote Software Upgrade" menu.
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Yes. The next time you open the BMW Download Manager, the download of the USB Map Update from BMW ConnectedDrive will continue automatically.
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Yes. You can also connect your Apple iPhone directly from the menu "Settings" and "Bluetooth". To do this, select the vehicle ID of your BMW paired via Bluetooth and confirm the connection with "Use CarPlay".
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No. If there are other files on your USB memory, the vehicle may not recognise your USB Map Update data.
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The BMW Download Manager for the BMW ConnectedDrive Service USB Map Update has a data volume of approximately 40 MB.
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If you have access to your vehicle, you can revoke individual or all Digital Keys of the BMW ConnectedDrive Service Digital Key. If you no longer have access to the vehicle, you can contact ConnectedDrive Customer Service and they will remove your keys for you.
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The friend also needs to have a capable Samsung Galaxy smartphone with Android 8.0 or higher, the BMW Connected App installed, and an active ConnectedDrive account.
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No. You can only activate the Digital Key on one smartphone.
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Check www.bmw.de/bluetooth to see if your smartphone is compatible with your vehicle. Before a repetition: Delete the vehicle from the Bluetooth menu of your smartphone if it is already stored as a known device. Delete your smartphone in the vehicle under "Manage mobile devices" if it is already listed as a known device. You must login within 30 seconds of the code being displayed.
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Yes. Open the Windows file manager and select "Properties" with the right mouse button. The available memory must be more than 31 GB for the USB Map Updates from BMW ConnectedDrive.
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No. The connection is always wireless via Wi-Fi or Bluetooth.
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You can check if your Android Smartphone is able to use Screen Mirroring via the Bluetooth compatibility matrix under the menu item "Screen Mirroring" at www.bmw.com/bluetooth. Apple iPhones do not support this function.
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No. Your vehicle is offline during a BMW Remote Software Upgrade and cannot be opened or locked using the Remote Services of your BMW Connected App. 
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