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      12-22-2011, 08:47 AM   #1
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Question about Idrive, telephone, bluetooth related.

Hello, I'm wondering if phonebook (numbers) show up in your idrive when you connect the bluetooth to your car (iphone4).

when i connect thru the bluetooth, it doesn't show up the numbers from phonebook, but it does show up when i connect it thru cradle.

how can i make the idrive show up the phone numbers when i link the bluetooth?

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      12-22-2011, 08:59 AM   #2
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bluetooth is linked and can make calls by using the phone. but, phone numbers don't show up in the idrive.
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Interesting. All the phonebook info shows up in the '08 version.
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      12-22-2011, 01:39 PM   #4
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I think this may just be a glitch with my phone, but when I accept a call, it doesn't show me who it is.

However, if I'm on a call and I get another call, it does tell me who the caller is.

It's weird.
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      12-22-2011, 05:04 PM   #5
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Interesting. All the phonebook info shows up in the '08 version.
it shows up in your car? is it 08?

mine is 2012.
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it shows up in your car? is it 08?

mine is 2012.
Yes.
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      12-23-2011, 09:15 AM   #7
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Contacts show up in the iDrive on my Sept '10 build car when connected by BT...
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what phone do you have? Have you searched on this forum based on your phone model to see if others had same issue? I think it might be a phone software issue, but BMW may be able to help as well, i thought i saw somewhere where they had a list of all phones that can sync up to new 2009+ I-Drives.

I also have the old CCC 2008 I-Drive, my BT works seamlessly, and shows the full address book, i even use a dumb phone too (not smartphone)
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what phone do you have? Have you searched on this forum based on your phone model to see if others had same issue? I think it might be a phone software issue, but BMW may be able to help as well, i thought i saw somewhere where they had a list of all phones that can sync up to new 2009+ I-Drives.

I also have the old CCC 2008 I-Drive, my BT works seamlessly, and shows the full address book, i even use a dumb phone too (not smartphone)
use iphone4.
it works now.... i don't know why. lol.
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