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      08-30-2020, 03:08 PM   #639
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This does not work with a scripted CIC.

You would need to restore the CIC to the original pre script activation then you could run the file to pull the 1b.

Otherwise you will have to use the same mechanism you used originally to script it again for the new map.
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This does not work with a scripted CIC.

You would need to restore the CIC to the original pre script activation then you could run the file to pull the 1b.

Otherwise you will have to use the same mechanism you used originally to script it again for the new map.
Thank you Opjose

What do you mean, what are the steps here to update the map?
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This does not work with a scripted CIC.

You would need to restore the CIC to the original pre script activation then you could run the file to pull the 1b.

Otherwise you will have to use the same mechanism you used originally to script it again for the new map.
Thank you Opjose

What do you mean, what are the steps here to update the map?
How did you script the CIC in the first place?

Was the unit original to the car?

If not you will have to use a new script to deal with the map updates.

If you did it yourself you should know how.

If someone else did it you may have to contact them or someone else who can deal with script activations.
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Solved!

Problem solved! Map updated to latest version.

Reading from other forums different success stories I found excellent write up from FaxData about combox installation and the aswer was to use FSTool2 version 02.02.00 to CHECK FSC. My version was 02.02.1

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Get FSTool2 version 02.02.00. Look for the installer file called setup_fstool2_02.02.00.exe. Please don't bother with any other version.
Thx FaxData!
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Hi;

Searched everywhere but can't seem to find a link to CIC HongKong / Macau Premium and SouthEast Asia Premium - does anybody have a link they can share with me ?
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I'm struggling to get 1b file. Some people mentioned bat file which needs to be on usb as well ? Also I used 2gb usb stick, people say that 1gb usb needs to be used ?

Thank you
Simular thing here I am struggling to get the 1b.hex file from my car, in order to generate the FSC code, can anyone help?

I have also tried to manually input my long vin number into the FSC Generator but all the codes which get generated do not work.

My vehicle is a 2013 F25 with the following navigation system:

Europe
BMW Group
101114014
Road Map Eurpoe MOVE 2013

I have got the Europe MOVE 2019 Map update file ready to go into my car but need the FSC code.
The last 7 digits of my VIN: 0C69515

Please, please, please can someone help as im pulling my hair out with it!

Thanks in advance
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My car also does not dump the 1b.hex file... tried different sticks. I have on file on the root of the USB drive: copie_scr.sh
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I have got the Europe MOVE 2019 Map update file ready to go into my car but need the FSC code.
The script does not work with MOVE ... refer to previous comment: https://www.e90post.com/forums/showp...&postcount=461
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My car also does not dump the 1b.hex file... tried different sticks. I have on file on the root of the USB drive: copie_scr.sh
What year was your car built? ...and what maps do you currently have installed? (use iDrive to find the map version and year)
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What year was your car built? ...and what maps do you currently have installed? (use iDrive to find the map version and year)
His signature says 2008 & 2009 which is too early for the script mechanism.
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What year was your car built? ...and what maps do you currently have installed? (use iDrive to find the map version and year)
good point, I have a 2009 E92 M3... current maps says 2009-1 North America premium , navigation version 1.28
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good point, I have a 2009 E92 M3... current maps says 2009-1 North America premium , navigation version 1.28
2009 CIC are fine as long as they have had a firmware update. My updated 2009 CIC is identical to one I got from a 2013. Check to see if you have the check/tick shown in the lower left-hand corner of the pic below. If you have that, your CIC firmware is new enough to accept USB map updates. If not, you can only get the old DVD updates which are no longer being updated.

To get a firmware update you need the dealer to do a full car software update. 1 - 2 hours of labor depending on the dealer. Or DIY with a BMW ICOM fiber interface. Either option takes a few hours so this is not a simple process.
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Yup he needs the update.
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Question! We'll this process work on a retrofit of a CIC?
I've gotten to as pulling the 1b.hex but trying to figure out how to generate a valid FSC code for nav. Everything has been coded correctly just missing Navigation and voice control. Thanks in advance.
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Question! We'll this process work on a retrofit of a CIC?
I've gotten to as pulling the 1b.hex but trying to figure out how to generate a valid FSC code for nav. Everything has been coded correctly just missing Navigation and voice control. Thanks in advance.
This will work to generate a FSC for a map update on a retrofitted CIC. If you need an FSC for nav activation this will not work. Google cic patcher.
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This will work to generate a FSC for a map update on a retrofitted CIC. If you need an FSC for nav activation this will not work. Google cic patcher.
Thank you!
I'll look into that...
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FSC code incorrect, please enter a correct code. Everything done correctly but it seems to not accept any generated code. Mine is a 2010 x23d. Current version I have on the car is Europe East Premium 2016-2 so it has been updated some time ago before I got it. Read the thread but don't seem to find any solution that works for me, if someone could help me.
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FSC code incorrect, please enter a correct code. Everything done correctly but it seems to not accept any generated code. Mine is a 2010 x23d. Current version I have on the car is Europe East Premium 2016-2 so it has been updated some time ago before I got it. Read the thread but don't seem to find any solution that works for me, if someone could help me.
Did your 1b.hex file contain a generic/incorrect VIN of 1234567 (characters 27 to 33)?
If so, you'll need to manually extract the 1b.hex file using an ENET to OBD2 Connector.
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