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The sixth generation 3 series, chassis code F30. 2013 model year 328i and 335i sedans now in production. Read the F30 frequently asked question thread for all your basic question and dive into all the details in the ultimate F30 information thread.

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Old 10-02-2013, 07:35 PM
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Music backup & Restore

I am trying to reorganize the music I had stored in my i328. I did the backup, then moved the files from 3 directories into 1, and adjusted the data_X files (changed 3 lines in the data_1 to 1 line, and changed the count in data_1_count from 3 to 1). And for some reason the BMW can't import my data. It tries, and fails.

I noticed the info file might be the key. The format is basically:

(blank line)
(number of files)
(???)
(size in bytes of all files)
(timestamp of backup)
(some serial number)

I don't know what the ??? is though, and I think that it is what is causing my restore not to work. Any ideas?
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Old 10-03-2013, 12:31 AM
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My guess is your alterations means a hash tag count no longer matches, and so the car refuses to import it. I remember a thread on this over a year ago, and BMW does some weird renaming on export as a way to prevent the ripped files from being used elsewhere. On the import it knows what to look for and corrects for it.
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