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      04-21-2013, 11:17 AM   #1
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Question another quirk i've noticed.

why is it that at the top of the satellite radio list it does not say the artist or song name that is currently playing yet reads:"fav alert deactivated"

is the only way to read/see what is playing is by activating entertainment in my second screen? thats annoying if so
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      04-21-2013, 04:57 PM   #2
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You can switch it from Favorites to Name of Song or to Station name.
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      04-21-2013, 08:01 PM   #3
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no it looks like this:


FAV ALERT DEACTIVATED
CH 1
CH 2
CH 3
CH 4
CH 5


say if i click channel 1, where is says fav alert deactivated at the top it should read whats playing on the channel i click but it doesnt, it always reads fav alert deactivated
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I don't want to hijack, so when this gets answered, can someone tell me how to program the "seat memory buttons" to act as a "favorites" button? I read somewhere that could be done.
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You can switch it from Favorites to Name of Song or to Station name.
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how?
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      04-23-2013, 01:42 AM   #7
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see at the top where it reads "FAV ALERT DEACTIVATED"
that is SO ANNOYING, how do you get rid of that??
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push the i-drive to the left and then scroll to categories and select. Then go up to all channels and select and that will display the song and title.
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i did that its still there.
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I don't know what to tell you except to go back to the dealership and let your salesman show you what's going on --- I'm sure it's just something simple that hasn't been selected or unselected -- good luck!
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this is ruining my life.
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      04-26-2013, 10:47 AM   #12
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      04-27-2013, 01:02 AM   #13
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lol seriously wtf !
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      04-27-2013, 11:20 AM   #14
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You have a favorite set, therefore causing the alert but you also need to change the view from Favorites to something like "All" as you have it set to "Favorites." Start by removing all favorites- hit option then delete. Change the category to all, and your done. While you're at it change the view to channel or artist name. Since the steering wheel control view is only channel name I like iDrive to show artist.
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ive tried it all, removing all favorites deleting them, the setting is on ALL still at the top in yellow it has that annoying warning. ugh
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