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      09-05-2008, 07:02 PM   #1
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Question on new iDrive/USB...

The new iDrive apparantley has extra MB to store songs...does it have a stand-laone USB slot to upload songs or do you still need the iPod/USB option to enable upload of songs ?? This is $500 option and frankly I don't use iPod so not interested in the option but if that is the only way to upload/ store songs in new iDrive, will have to get it.....appreciate any feedback
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      09-05-2008, 08:59 PM   #2
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To function with an ipod still needs the usb.
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      09-05-2008, 09:57 PM   #3
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To function with an ipod still needs the usb.
can you clarify...I don't use the iPod but want to upload songs and store in the new iDrive hard-drive.....thought the new iDrive came with its own USB port....?
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      09-05-2008, 11:43 PM   #4
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Search for posts on the new iDrive features. I believe that music can be loaded from a USB port in the glove compartment or be ripped from a CD.
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Search for posts on the new iDrive features. I believe that music can be loaded from a USB port in the glove compartment or be ripped from a CD.
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      09-06-2008, 01:13 PM   #6
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Music can be loaded on to the internal hard drive 3 ways:

1. It can be ripped from a music CD
2. It can be copied from a Mp3, WMA or AAC data CD or DVD
3. It can be copied from a USB memory stick in the glovebox. This is a different USB socket to the 6FL option.
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      09-06-2008, 01:16 PM   #7
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