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      02-25-2011, 03:18 PM   #1
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What functions did you assign to 6 programmable buttons?

I have the car for a month and 1300miles now, but whenever I'm in it, I can't do anything else but drive it

So far, I programmed 3 keys:

6: turn-off the display
5: night-mode for the map
4: turn on/off split screen

What other functions did you guys find convenient to assign to the shortcut buttons?

ps: This is 2011.5 so I already have buttons for cd/nav/etc for quick access.
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      02-25-2011, 03:22 PM   #2
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      02-25-2011, 03:38 PM   #3
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From button nearest driver

M button settings screen
Map display
Oil level display screen

Furthest 2 favourite 2 radio stations
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M button settings screen
I like that.
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      02-25-2011, 03:40 PM   #5
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ooo good thread ... interested to learn from others
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Programmable buttons you say, where they be? I take it your referring to the buttons under the radio screen?

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ooo good thread ... interested to learn from others
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      02-25-2011, 03:55 PM   #8
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Four different destinations...night mode for the map...split screen "location".
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      02-25-2011, 04:02 PM   #9
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      02-25-2011, 04:05 PM   #10
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wow, i never knew those 6 buttons were programmable. I thought they were for the CD changer, and the only programmable key was the button under the M-button.

I learn something new about my car everyday! Yay!
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1. manual FM radio
2. split screen
3. DVD stretch
4. day/night map mode
5. nav-home
6. phone book
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      02-25-2011, 04:08 PM   #13
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Great thread - haven't even touched my buttons since '08, might actually find a use for them!
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I never knew they were programmable for other things either. Mine are all radio stations lol.
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I never knew they were programmable for other things either. Mine are all radio stations lol.
Mine to.
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4 Traffic Map
I like this one as well.
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Great thread!

At the moment:

1. Day/Night Nav.


I'll be keeping an eye on this thread. Deffinately adding:

2. Oil Level
3. Home Phone number
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programmable buttons? what? where? how?
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programmable buttons? what? where? how?
The buttons numbered 1 through 6 on the lower dash. Not sure if you have to have iDrive.
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6: turn-off the display
I have my buttons programmed for other stuff but never thought of this one!! I usually do it manually. Nice, thanks!!
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Yeah no shyt. I just drive the shyt out of the thing. I don't know what 90% of the stuff in this car does.
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