BMW 5 Series: Switching between upper and lower 
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Depending on the menu, you can switch between entering upper and lower case letters:

Entry comparison

    Switching between letters and numbers
    Depending on the menu, you can switch between entering letters and numbers: ...

    Entry comparison
    Entry of names and addresses: the selection is narrowed down every time a letter is entered and letters may be added automatically. The entries are continuously compared to the data stored in t ...

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