How do I update my BMW iDrive USB?

How do I update my BMW iDrive USB?

If your vehicle does not have a Combox, you can download the update onto a USB drive and then plug it into the USB port in the armrest in the car. Go to the Setting menu in iDrive and find the option for Software Update. Then, just follow the direction on the screen.

Can BMW iDrive be updated?

Your dealer may be able to update your iDrive firmware next time you take your car in for a service. In other cases, though, the only way to update your BMW iDrive system is by replacing it with a new and improved version.

Can iDrive 6 be upgraded to iDrive 7?

Unfortunately, you can not upgrade an Idrive system as it depends too much on hardware and software in your vehicle. All vehicles now and then will probably have Idrive 7, but unfortunately you can not change from 4 to 5 or up.

When do I need to update my iDrive software?

Please note that iDrive software updates of this kind are not advised unless necessary to solve specific problems, and are not required as part of routine maintenance of your vehicle. With that in mind, be sure to get in touch with us before ordering to discuss whether an iDrive software update is suitable for your needs.

How do I update my BMW iDrive map?

Whether you get the update directly from BMW or us, installing the software update is no more complicated than updating your navigation’s map. Simply put the file on a thumb drive or other USB memory stick, plug it into the armrest USB port and go to the Settings menu in iDrive.

How to contact iDrive support 24 / 7 via email?

IDriveĀ® support is available 24/7 via live chat, email and phone

When do I need to update my BMW Connected Drive software?

BMW ConnectedDrive software update, or media software update. This may cover things like multimedia, Bluetooth, Internet connectivity, or mobile compatibility with the latest version of Apple iOS or Samsung/Android system.