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Old 06-01-2013, 11:06 AM
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Mein Auto: 2013 550i
Originally Posted by Smedley Butler View Post
Hi. I'm moving from a 2011 F10 to a new 2013. I can't get my music stored on the car's HD to export to my USB thumbdrive in the glove box. When I 'click' on export, it says to attach a USB device, which I've already done, but then nothing happens.
Originally Posted by Donm View Post
Have you tried (or do you have) a USB in the console? That one allowed me to load a 2013 F10 from a thumb drive.
Smed... I'm pretty sure this is your answer. I read somewhere the USB in the center console is the only one that can talk to the music/entertainment system. The one in the glove box is for updates & car-data-file uploads.
Current BMWs
2016 550i Mediterranean Blue, M-Sport--del Nov 2015
2013 X5 5.0 Orion Silver--del Dec 2012

Prior BMWs
2013 550i Space Gray, M-Sport
2009 X5 4.8 White (w/hitch)
2007 550i Monaco Blue, Sport
2004 X5 4.4i
2003 540i M-Sport w/Dinan mods (last of the great E39's)
2002 X5 3.0
2000 540i Sport
1995 525i Sport
1991 325is
1986 325es
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