BMW 5 Series: Saving a function - Programmable memory 
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1. Highlight the function via the iDrive.

2. the desired button for more Press the desired button for more than 2 seconds.

    General information
    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 ...

    Running a function
    Press the button. The function will run immediately. This means, for example, that the number is dialed when a phone number is selected. ...

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    Operating Tips
    NOTE: Refer to the chart at the end of this section for suggested control settings for various weather conditions. ...

    Electric Parking Brake Light
    The parking brake status light comes on when the brake is applied. If the light continues flashing after the parking brake is released, or while driving, there is a problem with the Electric Parking ...

    Deleting all stored programs
    Press the two outer memory buttons for approx. 20 seconds until the LED flashes rapidly. All stored programs are deleted. The programs cannot be deleted individually ...