BMW 5 Series: General information - Programmable memory 
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The iDrive functions can be stored on the programmable memory buttons and called up directly, e.g., radio stations, navigation destinations, phone numbers and entry points into the menu.

The settings are stored for the remote control currently in use.

    Saving a function
    1. Highlight the function via the iDrive. 2. Press the desired button for more than 2 seconds. ...

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    Safety Chains
    Always attach chains between the vehicle and the trailer. Cross the safety chains under the tongue of the trailer to help prevent the tongue from contacting the road if it becomes separated ...

    When the outside temperature falls to nearly 32°F (0°C)
    The dehumidification function may not operate even when is pressed. ...

    XM Categories (Radio with CD)
    XM stations are organized in categories. Removing or Adding Categories 1. Press the CONFIG button. Turn the Menu knob until Radio displays. Press SELECT or press Radio to display the radio ...