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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