ard - I thought after all those posts and the spare tire.
About the browser - you need to download the free Java program and then it works fine. The older operating systems like XP will soon become redundant.
I am finally going back to my favourite system - the Mac. which is on order. Everything seems to work more seemlessly. It is a lot more expensive than the Microsoft based operating system but well worth it with the 27" screen.
2002 325i, Titanium Silver, Step, premium package - salvaged.
2009 X5 xDrive35d Platinum Bronze Metallic, Beige Nevada Leather, Premium Sound Pkg, Premium Pkg, Comfort Pkg, Technology Pkg. - Traded.
2014 X5 xDrive35i Luxury Line Mineral Silver Metallic, Ivory Dakota Leather, Fine line Pure Wood trim, BMW Connected Drive Services, Driver Assistance Pkg., Premium Pkg.