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

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If you have booked the BMW ConnectedDrive Services "USB Map Update" for your vehicle, you will need the "BMW Download Manager" program to download it. When you start the program and select your vehicle, you will find out whether a new version of the map material is available for download. You will not receive any further notification of the latest map material.
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The BMW ConnectedDrive Store shows all ConnectedDrive Services available or booked for your vehicle with durations and prices.
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New content and apps work even after an update. BMW is only responsible for the Apple CarPlay interface with the vehicle, not the content. 
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Under "Manage Mobile Devices", make sure that your smartphone is successfully connected and that the Bluetooth Audio feature is enabled for that device. Start audio output on your smartphone and select your connected smartphone from the Media/Radio menu.
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No. It is not possible to retrofit the BMW Accident Call.
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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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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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In the vehicle, select "ConnectedDrive" to find a list of all available smartphone apps supported by the function "BMW Apps". Select one of the displayed apps to use the app in the vehicle.
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The functions of the BMW Connected App can be found under the menu item "BMW Apps". To display the functions, your smartphone must be connected to the BMW. If an upcoming appointment is stored in the BMW Connected App, the vehicle displays a welcome screen at the start with navigation destination, call and arrival time message to the participants.
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To use the "Offboard Voice Processing" function, your vehicle requires one of the options BMW Navigation System Business (SA 606), BMW Navigation System Professional (SA 609) or a BMW Live Cockpit (SA 6U1/2/3).
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Many electronic components in your vehicle store information about the condition and possible faults. They are used to detect and correct faults. Some of this data is transferred to the BMW servers in the form of telematics data for the BMW ConnectedDrive functions.
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The route preview displayed in the app when planning a trip is a prediction of the best route based on current traffic conditions. In some cases, this route as well as the estimated driving time may change once the navigation has been transferred to the vehicle. This may be due to changing traffic conditions or the road map currently installed in your vehicle.
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If you use the BMW Digital Charging Service with a BMW i Wallbox Connect, set the value to "Maximum". If you are charging your vehicle from an electrical outlet, set the value to "Reduced" or "Minimum". The setting depends on your electrical installation at the charging point.
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You can create up to four widgets on each of the three pages of the main menu of your BMW iDrive control system.
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The security code is transmitted to your vehicles message inbox. Select ConnectedDrive and you find the security code in "Messages".
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The widgets in the main menu of your BMW iDrive control system display live content such as communication, media/radio, clock, navigation, sports displays, route preview, traffic, position and driving information.
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Yes. For vehicles more than three years after the start of production, BMW Remote Software Upgrades will only appear in exceptional cases and for the safety of your vehicle.
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Yes. You can activate various Digital Keys for all your compatible vehicles on your smartphone.
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