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Old 02-01-2013, 07:55 PM   #2081
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Bluetooth is not useless....it is just not on android side (meaning u can't use "torque")....
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Old 02-01-2013, 08:21 PM   #2082
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Has anyone had a problem with the reverse camera no coming up automatically? Can anyone tell me how to wire it? It currently works but in the aux in and I have to switch to aux mode to use it and its not automatic.

My pink wires are splice together and the camera is working and connected p the reverse lights...what could be happening?
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Old 02-02-2013, 11:56 AM   #2083
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Has anyone had a problem with the reverse camera no coming up automatically? Can anyone tell me how to wire it? It currently works but in the aux in and I have to switch to aux mode to use it and its not automatic.

My pink wires are splice together and the camera is working and connected p the reverse lights...what could be happening?
Read post # 50

http://forum.e46fanatics.com/showthr...=967737&page=3
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Old 02-02-2013, 11:58 AM   #2084
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I did I'm apart of that thread too but where does the pink wire go?
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Old 02-04-2013, 06:17 AM   #2085
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i've got a problem: ipod connector is too long and touches the plastic behind. So the radio doesn't enter completly. how can i do??

this is the connector

Hello Barto

Same problem here, did you solve it ?

I also have the DTV antenna connector touching behind....
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Old 02-04-2013, 06:24 AM   #2086
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Hello Barto

Same problem here, did you solve it ?

I also have the DTV antenna connector touching behind....
yes! I found this image, and i fuse the piece like the top of the photo



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Old 02-04-2013, 06:50 AM   #2087
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Waow, agressive way

With a soldering iron ?

Thanks

PS : I'm coming to Misano for the truck race in May, I can get you tickets if you want
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Old 02-04-2013, 07:14 AM   #2088
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Waow, agressive way

With a soldering iron ?

Thanks

PS : I'm coming to Misano for the truck race in May, I can get you tickets if you want
i got the same thing but i use cutter 'couse is more sicure to do =)

In May i'm busy for school. i'm sorry.
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Old 02-04-2013, 04:01 PM   #2089
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Has anyone had any trouble with the built in microphone on WinCE version? I've had mine for about 1/2 a year but the built in mic went out a couple months ago but I have no idea how to fix it. I've heard the dynavins have an output for an external mic but I believe the encos don't. Does anyone have any ideas?
So no one has had any problems with the built-in bluetooth mic?
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Old 02-07-2013, 06:58 AM   #2090
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Hi everybody!

I am seriously thinking to order this beauty. The android version seems to suit better for me, BUT only when I could attach a 3G and WIFI adapter and the same time...is it possible? So when there is no wifi, unit would fall back to 3G. I don't want to turn wifi tethering on my mobile all the time to support this unit.
However, if its not possible, I will stay at the wince - and so cheaper - version as I don't really see the advantage of the android version with limited net connectivity.
I saw also some variants on Aliexpress which may have built in 3G/WIFI, but I have a feeling they just wording improperly, and the solution is all the time the same: buy WIFI OR 3G adapter, connect it on USB, and done.

Any thoughts?

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Old 02-07-2013, 08:30 AM   #2091
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can i connect my enco with wince system to a obd??
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Old 02-07-2013, 03:55 PM   #2092
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Just updating you guys on the unit:

Radio reception is still bad in some places - especially under tunnels etc.

They gave me Sygic with Europe maps, I installed the Canada maps and its working flawlessly except for the fact that the speed is doubled

Android side is working great, only problem is some apps (like Google chrome) cant be installed

Bluetooth works amazing and i never had a problem with phone calls, I can hear clearly and I don't have to yell when speaking with someone

Backup camera works great

Sound is amazing (especially the bass, Harmon Kardon 10 speaker system, didn't need a line out converter or anything)

Problems:
GPS speed is doubled
Bad radio reception
Booting in random modes
Steering controls are slow/unresponsive 1/10 times

What I want fixed:
all the problems lol

That's it, other then that its a great unit. Installed a screen protector and its great, android side is responsive (played angry birds for a bit)
Sygic is great I don't know why i didn't know about it before
Jolly still replies within 12 hours for everything (though now they're at the festival thing)
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Old 02-08-2013, 03:06 AM   #2093
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To fix GPS speed you need to root and send the modified framework.jar.
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Old 02-08-2013, 04:38 AM   #2094
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can i connect my enco with wince system to a obd??
If you have the torque program on wince, which I don"'t believe exists...

the obd usb unit is like a printer, wince or android is your windows...if you have the driver for your printer on your windows all is fine, otherwise it won't work...

Look for a "torque-like" program on wince
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Old 02-08-2013, 11:31 AM   #2095
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Old 02-09-2013, 12:43 PM   #2096
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So no one has had any problems with the built-in bluetooth mic?
Interested in this info, too? ENCO doesn't have the port for external mic, right?

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I can hear clearly and I don't have to yell when speaking with someone...
Oh, there's an answer for us.

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Installed a screen protector and its great...
What kind? "Glossy"/standard or "matte"/no-glare type? If it's no-glare type, does it help? Thanks!
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Old 02-09-2013, 12:48 PM   #2097
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What kind? "Glossy"/standard or "matte"/no-glare type? If it's no-glare type, does it help? Thanks![/QUOTE]

Matte anti glare, it's not much different from the screen with no protector on it I won't say it helps tremendously but I also won't say it doesn't help
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Old 02-10-2013, 01:02 AM   #2098
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Interested in this info, too? ENCO doesn't have the port for external mic, right?
Yep, there's no external port. So if any one has taken one of these apart or has some information on the built in mic it would be really helpful.
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Old 02-14-2013, 05:01 AM   #2099
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Hi everybody!

I am seriously thinking to order this beauty. The android version seems to suit better for me, BUT only when I could attach a 3G and WIFI adapter and the same time...is it possible? So when there is no wifi, unit would fall back to 3G. I don't want to turn wifi tethering on my mobile all the time to support this unit.
However, if its not possible, I will stay at the wince - and so cheaper - version as I don't really see the advantage of the android version with limited net connectivity.
I saw also some variants on Aliexpress which may have built in 3G/WIFI, but I have a feeling they just wording improperly, and the solution is all the time the same: buy WIFI OR 3G adapter, connect it on USB, and done.

Any thoughts?

Thanks!
Question still up

With an another one: is it possible to modifly the WinCE6 Dashboard to include some other programs? I would add a PDF reader with the manual of the car
(Honestly I don't know if there is a dashboard for the wince version like in the handhelt units , or the Navi Button starts immediatly the installed navi software. Do somebody have a screenshot about the default dashboard?)

Thanks.

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Old 02-26-2013, 03:18 PM   #2100
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hello friends,

I have a question. I have the old version 2.3 and have had many problems with the software. Can i update the software/firmware?

thank you
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