What is the procedure for updating BMW iDrive software?

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step by step guide on how to update BMW iDrive Software

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  • Step 1:Click link:www.bmw.com/ to download iDrive update
  • (Note:You need to enter your “Vehicle Identification Number” to
    get permission )

  • Step 2:Check the lastest iDrive Software,and check “I accept
    the usage right agreement”.Then click “Download software”.Wait
    for finishing,and then copy it to your U disk.
  • Step 3:Plug U disk to USB port of your BMW,then power on
  • Step 4:Enter iDrive Menu,select “Software
  •     Select “Update
        Select “Start
        It reminds “For your
    safety,the update can only be installed when stationary.BMW services,Office
    and connected devices are briefly unavailable after update.”Seltct

  • Updating software
  •      Do not remove the USB device nor
    move the vehicle until the update has been completed.

  • Done!
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