5. "Delete personal data"
7. Exit and lock the vehicle.
The deletion process takes 15 minutes to com‐
If not all data was deleted, repeat the deletion.
Switch on the drive-ready state to cancel dele‐
tion of the data.
In the driver profiles, individual settings for sev‐
eral drivers can be stored and called up again
There are three driver profiles with which per‐
sonal vehicle settings can be stored. Every vehi‐
cle key has been assigned one of these driver
If the vehicle is unlocked using a vehicle key, the
assigned personal driver profile will be activated.
All settings stored in the driver profile are auto‐
If several drivers use their own vehicle keys, the
vehicle will apply the personal settings as it is be‐
ing unlocked. These settings are also restored, if
the vehicle has been used in the meantime by a
person with a different vehicle key.
Changes to the settings are automatically stored
in the driver profile currently activated.
If another driver profile is selected via iDrive, the
settings stored in it will be applied automatically.
The new driver profile is assigned to the vehicle
key that is currently in use.
There is an additional guest profile available that
is not assigned to any vehicle key. It can be used
to apply settings in the vehicle without changing
the personal driver profiles.
For the system to be able to identify the driver
profile associated to a particular driver, the de‐
tected vehicle key must be clearly allocated to
This is the case when:
▷ The driver is only carrying his or her own ve‐
▷ The driver unlocks the vehicle.
▷ The driver gets into the vehicle through the
Active driver profile
After switching on the Control Display, the name
of the active driver profile is displayed.
Select driver profile, refer to page 60.
As soon as the engine is started or any key is
pressed, the last selected display is shown on
the Control Display.
To exit the welcome screen via iDrive:
The settings for the following systems and func‐
tions are stored in the active driver profile. The
scope of storable settings depends on country
▷ Unlocking and locking.
▷ Climate control.
▷ Instrument cluster.
▷ Programmable memory buttons.
▷ Volumes, sound.
▷ Control Display.
▷ PDC Park Distance Control.
▷ Rearview camera.
AT A GLANCE
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