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      06-04-2013, 10:45 PM   #1
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Can I watch video from my hard drive?

If I have CIC navi and coded to watch DVD movies while driving, will I be able to store movie files into the CIC hard drive using the USB port? Thanks.
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I 'think' not ..

Mind trying and letting us know? :-)
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You only have about 13GB available on the disk for storing MP3 files. Even if it could work, that wouldn't leave much room for movies.
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I dont have the usb in the glove box, so dont know.. is it even possible to import videos to cic?
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CIC may only play video from DVD disks. You cannot import videos into CIC, the same way you can import music from the USB stick.

If you have Connected Drive option (6NR + 6NF), you will also be able to play videos from your iPhone/iPod.

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CIC may only play video from DVD disks. You cannot import videos into CIC, the same way you can import music from the USB stick.

If you have Connected Drive option (6NR + 6NF), you will also be able to play videos from your iPhone/iPod.

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CIC may only play video from DVD disks. You cannot import videos into CIC, the same way you can import music from the USB stick.

If you have Connected Drive option (6NR + 6NF), you will also be able to play videos from your iPhone/iPod.

Kate.
Can it play any video from the iPhone?
Ie. from different apps like Youtube?
Or other videos apps to play other formats like RMVB for example?

or does it have to be video that are stored on the video folder itself on the phone?
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New nbt can do it with a little coding, but like Kate aside not on cic!
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What's NBT?

So can it play videos from different apps or not?
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What's NBT?

So can it play videos from different apps or not?
6NR+6NF allows one to play video from iPhone/iPod that are stored on the device - this is an OEM functionality. We heard that some people managed to play videos from youtube - but this is not an OEM feature and we can't know if it will work for you or on.
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What's NBT?

So can it play videos from different apps or not?
NBT is the newer idrive hardware (in the F series models), first it was ccc, then cic, then NBT. NBT will let you load video files on the hard drive or on a usb stick just like MP3's and play them on the screen in the car.
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Ooh wow - awesome.
I assume that's not compatible anymore with the E9x series anymore?
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NBT is only on the F series.. so yes, no e9x joy :-(
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NBT is only on the F series.. so yes, no e9x joy :-(
What about X3 ?
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NBT= Next best thing. On the X3 unless its a newest of new in production that just came from factory recently, they will all have the HU_CIC unit.
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I wonder if kate is any hots
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NBT= Next best thing. On the X3 unless its a newest of new in production that just came from factory recently, they will all have the HU_CIC unit.
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What about X3 ?
NBT comes on the new X3 as of 4/1/2013

Kate can probably give you more details, but bimmerretrofit has been working on an NBT retrofit for the E9x, not sure if they have figured it out yet or not, but will be bit bucks as the hardware is so new!

http://www.e90post.com/forums/showthread.php?t=770381

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I wonder if kate is any hots
She knows all kinds of stuff about BMW electronics, so she is hot in my book
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