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Old 06-11-2012, 04:34 PM
Dragon2012 Dragon2012 is offline
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2013 X3: Play Music from USB Flash Drive


Is it supposed to be very straight forward to play music by plugging a flash drive into the USB port inside armrest? I can not make it work.

Here is what I do:

1. Format the flash drive to FAT32.
2. Copy some songs which are WMA format.
3. Plug in the flash drive before I start the car.
4. After engine starts, a few minutes later, I can see the music selection on flash drive from iDrive, but no music comes out. Eventually iDrive says "Can not playback.".

I see this topic has been discussed in various forums. From what I read, it does not work for everybody. If it works for you, what brand, format and memory capacity do you use?

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