BMW CONNECTEDDRIVE
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When you login to your ConnectedDrive account at www.bmw-connecteddrive.nsc you will be able to see your BMW at the top of the screen and then on the right-hand column a list of currently active services and below this a link to services that are available to add to your BMW.
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You can delete your vehicle from your account via the BMW ConnectedDrive Customer Portal or via the BMW Connected App by selecting "Delete Vehicle".
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Direct access to the telematics data for your vehicle is not possible. However, you have the option of requesting a BMW CarData data archive for your vehicle at any time of your choice via the BMW ConnectedDrive customer portal. The BMW CarData data archive contains the most important telematics data that your vehicle transfers to BMW servers, along with the last value saved on the BMW server.
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For security purposes, your account will be locked after entering the password wrong three times. In the login window the function "Forgotten password" is provided. By using this function you will receive a link via e-mail or text message in order to reset your password
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Yes. Via the settings in the BMW ConnectedDrive Customer Portal.
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No. BMW has no influence on this. In the event of any questions, please contact the third party directly.
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This data is not part of the BMW CarData archive.
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Only persons who require the information in order to provide BMW ConnectedDrive Services. The list of persons is checked on a regular basis. Data is only transmitted to BMW ConnectedDrive service providers to the extent in which it is necessary to operate the respective BMW ConnectedDrive Services. Data is exclusively used to provide the service and is deleted after use.
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The BMW ConnectedDrive Store can be accessed via www.bmw-connecteddrive.nsc and then clicking on the ConnectedDrive Store link. It is also available from the iDrive of your BMW under the BMW ConnectedDrive menu (For some BMW models this service is not available in the car).
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In some cases, vehicles older than model year 2014 may not be equipped with the technology necessary to support the app, and therefore cannot be added in the app. If you have a 2014 or newer vehicle and are experiencing an error, log out of the app from the “Profile” page within the “More” tab, then log back in again. Alternatively, you can try adding your vehicle from the BMW ConnectedDrive web portal (www.bmw-connecteddrive.com). If errors continue, please visit the app’s “About” page within the “More” tab to find contact information for your local support center.
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There are basically two different types of e-mail account. In the case of a "POP3" e-mail account, the messages are retrieved from the server and deleted from the server in the process. This means, for example, that you can no longer access these e-mails from a second computer. In the case of IMAP mailboxes, the e-mail messages are not deleted, but, instead, copies of them are stored in your e-mail program. You can link several e-mail programs with the mailbox. Changes are then replicated in every e-mail program and you can retrieve your e-mail messages as often as you wish.
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Please note that the new password must follow these rules: Use at least eight characters. Use characters from at least two of the following groups - Letters (abc = ABC, no ÄÖÜ) - Numbers - Special Characters ( _/,;&@#*)(–+.")
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For security reasons only BMW can delete your account. In order to delete your account contact BMW Customer Service.
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Please check the details entered for each individual query. Even slight discrepancies may cause the setup to fail. If necessary, carry out the following additional checks: 1. Please check whether the password might have been changed after your e-mail account was first set up and no longer matches the initial setup password in the documents from your e-mail provider. If you no longer know the current password, request a reset or ask for your password to be sent again. 2. Check whether POP3 or IMAP access is authorized and activated for your account. You can do this via the settings in your e-mail account. 3. Check whether two-step verification is active for your e-mail account. If this is the case, please deactivate this option with your e-mail provider. 4. Check whether the security settings of your e-mail account block access from third-party devices. Some providers require you to deactivate Captcha or allow access for less secure apps.
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The purpose for which the requested telematics data are to be used and the contact data can be found in the BMW ConnectedDrive Customer Portal. In the event of questions please contact the third party/ service provider.
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We recommend that you carry out the "BMW CarData Reset" function on the ConnectedDrive customer portal. The BMW CarData Reset will reset all BMW CarData settings to their default state. This will immediately and irrevocably delete all data access for your vehicle, as well as all archive files. 
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Telematics data transferred to BMW servers by your vehicle will be saved there in accordance with the latest state of technology. Any transfer to third parties only takes place with your explicit prior consent and for a specific purpose, 
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Yes. Via this email address you are informed on the expiration dates of certain services and you are able to reset your password upon request using your email address.
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Yes. Your vehicle must be connected to your BMW ConnectedDrive Account.
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As with all CD Services, the customer will be notified before the service expires via e-mail.
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