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

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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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No, the simultaneous use of two or more BMW Apps in the vehicle display is not possible.   
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No. It is not possible to retrofit the BMW Accident Call.
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You will receive your activation code for "My Car is born " in the welcome email from your BMW dealer, which you will receive after ordering your new vehicle. After receiving the code, enter it in the corresponding field on the "My Car is born " page of the BMW Connected App. If you did not receive a welcome email, please contact your dealer and ask for a new email.
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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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Apple CarPlay displays multiple main menu pages with apps as needed.
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Your vehicle detects every type of accident via sensors. Even in light collisions without visible damage and below the triggering threshold of the airbags. After such an accident, your vehicle will show you a corresponding Check Control message and, if you wish, start the BMW Accident Call with the BMW Roadside Assistance.
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Yes, the "Screen Mirroring" function transfers the contents of your smartphone to the screens of your rear seat entertainment system.
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Yes, the "Screen Mirroring" function transfers the contents of your smartphone to the screens of your rear seat entertainment system without any restrictions in terms of vehicle speed.
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BMW ConnectedDrive Driver Profiles save individual settings upon leaving the vehicle, connects these to the used car key and reactivates these settings when the vehicle is unlocked with the same key.
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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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If the BMW Digital Charging Service does not take the "Intelligent charging" setting into account, this is often caused by an incorrect setting or a connection error. Check the correct setting of the charging mode and any error messages in the vehicle or on the Wallbox. Check the Internet connection of your BMW i Wallbox Connect and the mobile phone connection of your vehicle. In addition, non-activated GPS positioning in the vehicle can prevent the charging mode "Intelligent charging". 
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No. Normally, households have an electricity tariff that is billed centrally with a meter. You can also use this to charge your BMW i or BMW i Performance Vehicle with BMW Digital Charging Service.
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Yes. BMW ConnectedDrive Services can also be booked in the vehicle's Connected Store. A means of payment must be stored in your profile for this purpose.
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Apps and functions can be selected via the iDrive Controller or via touchscreen.
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Yes. You can deactivate the BMW Intelligent Personal Assistant in the vehicle menu "Settings / General Settings /Language".
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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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The BMW ConnectedDrive Store shows all ConnectedDrive Services available or booked for your vehicle with durations and prices.
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No. Your booked BMW ConnectedDrive Services are linked to the vehicle and are available to the new owner for the remainder of the vehicle's life if the vehicle is sold.
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To be able to use the BMW ConnectedDrive Service Apple CarPlay ex factory, your vehicle requires the option SA 6CP in combination with a compatible navigation system (SA 606, 6UN, 6UP, 6U2). Vehicles with the option Live Cockpit Plus (SA 6C2) require the option Connected Package Plus (SA 6U2). To book Apple CarPlay in the BMW ConnectedDrive Store at a later date, your vehicle requires a Navigation System Professional (SA 609) in combination with one of the options SA 6CP, 6NS, 6NW, 6NP, 6U9 or 6FR.
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