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Get information and instructions related to the operation of BMW ConnectedDrive in your vehicle.

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The BMW Intelligent Personal Assistant is part of the option BMW Live Cockpit Professional (SA 6U3). In order to use all functions (e.g. In-Car Experiences) the BMW Connected Package Professional (SA 6C3/ SA 6C4) is required as well.
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BMW ConnectedDrive driver profiles store your individual settings such as radio stations, navigation destinations, favourite buttons, seat, mirror and steering column positions. In addition, the settings of Head-Up Display, air conditioning, driver assistance systems and driving dynamics are also stored.
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The BMW ConnectedDrive Service BMW Teleservices notifies the BMW Service Partner you have stored in the BMW ConnectedDrive Customer Portal or in the Connected App when service is required.
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If an error occurs during the installation of a BMW Remote Software Upgrade, measures for recovery are automatically started. If these measures are unsuccessful, the vehicle automatically switches to fail safe mode. Engine start is no longer possible in this mode. Contact your BMW Service Partner.
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Select "Settings" and "Profiles" in your BMW. Select "Import profile", connect a "USB storage device" and confirm with "OK".
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In addition to your username, you can save an abbreviated vehicle login to make it easier to login to the vehicle. You can also login to My BMW ConnectedDrive using the vehicle login.
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Only a confirmation for the transmission of the last TeleService data is stored in the vehicle.
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Depending on the region, the USB map update from BMW ConnectedDrive includes up 32GB of data. The upload in the vehicle therefore takes up to one hour.
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For security reasons, the security token is only valid for four hours. Once a new security token is requested previously requested tokens become invalid. Therefore it is not recommended to request several tokens within a short period of time.
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In the vehicle, select "ConnectedDrive" and "BMW Online". Then select "Options" on your iDrive Controller and select "User Login" to enter your email address and password. Confirm both with "OK".
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No. Your BMW dealer must activate the "My Car Is Born" function using a welcome code. The function ends when your vehicle is handed over to your BMW dealer.
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If the message "Connection not possible" appears repeatedly in your vehicle when you are using the BMW ConnectedDrive Services, first check whether your vehicle has no or poor mobile network reception. For example, when parking in underground vehicle parks. If this is not the case, contact your BMW Service Partner.
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Yes. Only some apps like Glympse or the BMW M Laptimer do not work at the same time.
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These options use a special Wi-Fi antenna that also connects Apple CarPlay to your vehicle.
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With "Screen Mirroring" you can transfer the contents of your smartphone directly to the Control Display of your BMW and "mirror" the screen.
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It is possible that your vehicle does not have a mobile network connection , for example in underground parking garages. Move the vehicle to a different location and update the BMW Services again.
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It is possible that your vehicle does not have a mobile network connection , for example in underground parking garages. Move the vehicle to a different location and update the BMW Services again.
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Depending on the ConnectedDrive Service usage by the driver, this is usually decided by the vehicle itself.
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You will find the USB interface required for the USB Map Update in the glove compartment, in the centre console or in the storage compartment of the centre armrest.
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Should the unlikely event occur that an installation cannot be completed, the vehicle will be in a safe condition and cannot be used. All active users of the BMW Connected App who also have their vehicle in their account will receive automatic information with reference to the Roadside Assistance/Service Partner contact.
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