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I just completed the May update. Good news: It did NOT reset all the nav destinations, like the April update did.

However, being a software guy, I suspect that this update MAY reset your data if you did not already apply the April update. It's possible that the data structures changed with the April/May software, so the old saved destination structures might not be compatible with the current structures.

An alternative interpretation is that the clearing of the data by the April update was a bug, and was the reason that update was pulled from distribution. If that's what happened, then the May update won't clear your data even if you haven't previously applied the April update.

We'll have to wait until someone who didn't install the April update installs the May update to know which is correct.
I went directly from Nov 21 to May 22. "Favorite" navi destinations are all gone.
 

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I was able to update the software in my car last night - but not without a hiccup.

I had never run the April update, so this my the first time going through the process. It went through the first 5 steps uneventfully, with Map taking the longest (about 30-35 minutes), and then the subsequent 4 steps going a bit faster. Then the unit rebooted twice and then showed a new "System Update" screen...I didn't get a picture, but here's one that @klingon posted:

Font Electric blue Display device Multimedia Event


This part ran for a very long time – maybe over an hour? – I never saw if the progress bar made it to the end. At some point during this whole process the 12v charging light illuminated on the dash – which wasn't entirely surprising.

Eventually the screen went blank. I turned on the car and the screen said something like "Update unsuccessful – please see service center"...very troubling. But before I could get a picture it went away to black again. I got nervous.

I turned the car back on and everything booted up like normal. Whew. I checked the software version, and it was indeed the new update. I went to every app, screen, and setting, and everything works. No settings lost. Drove the car this morning, no issues. All the changes that people have talked about were there.

I'm hoping that last message I saw was just a glitch in the updater and not indicative of something that will rear its ugly head in the future. It makes me wonder if the reason we don't have OTA infotainment updates (yet) is due to the process still being a bit unstable (and the updater being massive). On this forum alone, there's been such a wide contrast of experiences running the update, it makes me think it might not be bullet-proof enough to run un-monitored on thousands of vehicles.
 

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I see the notes on the display audio gen2v system for wireless android auto, EV6 isn't listed under Gen1 or 2, wonder which one it's using. My guess is gen2, so there may be hope off wireless yet.
 

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How do you go "full" widescreen? I just applied the update, and now I see music info on the side, which is better than just the Android Auto logo, but I can't figure out how to close the music info and see full widescreen Maps or Waze.
Map World Azure Font Screenshot


Edit: I just notice that your AA "bar" is still at the bottom, but mine is vertical, on the left side now.
 

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I just updated my car. It took a little less than one hour in the car and probably another half hour to download the files to an USB stick. My USB storage is pretty quick, a slower unit might slow down the update. First, I plugged the USB in then I started the car, and it found the update and it prompted me for the update. There was a section towards the end what said Restoring settings or something like that.
 

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Thanks kubr1ck. That did the trick. (Dontcha just love when devs hide stuff from the user? Such great ux design!)

But after seeing that you have to reduce your resolution to 720p, I think I prefer the split-screen 1080p mode. Yes, the super wide map looks cool, but the lower res is definitely noticeable (lines are jaggy). And I want music controls sometimes.

It would be nice if AA operated like the EV6's system, where you can just tap to toggle split screen mode -- in full resolution.
 
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