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      05-10-2008, 04:19 PM   #1
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Newbie question, speed camera locations on iDrive.

Apologies in advance, I am new to BMW’s! I have been reading a few threads and it sounds as though it is possible to add speed camera location to the Sat Nav.
Is this correct? If so where can I get the data and how do I get it into the car.
I have searched a bit but can find answers that I understand.

Are there any other ‘creative’ things I do to my car, there are no such opportunities with Audi’s!

I have, well have ordered, a 320d with Nav Professional.

Thanks

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      05-10-2008, 06:14 PM   #2
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Hi there,

You can download the data required from http://www.pocketgpsworld.com/ however there is much more to it than that. You need to copy the files from the Nav Pro disk and edit many of them - then save the new files to a DVD-r. It is quite complicated. Alternatively you may be able to download a modified disk if you know where to look. If you do you need to be sure you are downloading a Nav Pro disk as opposed to the Nv Business - they use different disks.

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Tony, Thanks for your help. Where should I be looking for a combined Pro disk?
I have seen the term ‘Sergei Industries’ mentioned fondly on the forum but am struggling to locate an opportunity to download the whole Pro data.
Go on, give me a clue.
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pm Viv, he may give you some clues
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Great, thanks. Will do.
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Apologies in advance, I am new to BMW’s! I have been reading a few threads and it sounds as though it is possible to add speed camera location to the Sat Nav.
Is this correct? If so where can I get the data and how do I get it into the car.
I have searched a bit but can find answers that I understand.

Are there any other ‘creative’ things I do to my car, there are no such opportunities with Audi’s!

I have, well have ordered, a 320d with Nav Professional.

Thanks

Jonny
The full instructions on doing this are here:

http://www.bmwnavaddpoi.co.uk/

There is also a 'ready made' version here:

http://www.e90post.com/forums/showth...ght=rapidshare
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You should have now received a PM about this, Jonny.

Also, here's a quick interruption from Sergei:



"Hallo friends UK.

Sergei here. Welcomings to all members new, yes.

Sergei Industries expecting launchings of '2008-2 SatNavPro Special Edition' in monthlies few.

Name:  sergei.jpg
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Keep eyeings on THIS thread, or clickings on Sergei's promo girls.

Thankings good & bye bye soon.

Sergei"


All the best.

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Hi Atariboy,

Sorry for the delay - been watching footie all day.

Hints include "emule" and "torrent"

I might get banned if I go into any more detail
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