BMW 5 Series: Entry comparison - Entering letters and numbers - iDrive - At a glance - BMW 5 Series Owners ManualsBMW 5 Series: 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 the vehicle.

▷ Only those letters are offered during the entry for which data is available.
▷ Destination search: town/city names can be entered using the spelling of language available on the Control Display.

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

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    Charging the battery
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    General notes
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