CenterNet / DealerNet
  Recommended Technology

 

This site is rich in content and features to help keep you informed. In order to utilize these offerings, you need to have the right tools for your computer and your Web browser. Take a look at the list of recommended technology and see if your system is ready. If not, please take advantage of the links we are providing to help equip your computer. All of the downloads are free of charge.

When you click on any of the links, a pop-up browser will open and take you to the selected Web page. Just follow the instructions as they are provided. After you have completed the download, you can exit the pop-up browser and return to this site.

The most important tool is the Web browser.

 

Recommended Technology - Browsers:  This site is best experienced using Internet Explorer, the only browser that is officially supported by BMW NA. Please use Microsoft Internet Explorer Version 5.0 or greater through 7.0. IE 8.0 is also now available, but has not yet been confirmed as completely compatible with the site.

 
Microsoft Internet Explorer Version 5.0 or greater through 7.0

Important IE6 and above setting note: Click here to review a PDF file with browser setting information essential for optimum site access.

Important and required browser setting: Please add *.bmwcenternet.com and *.dealerspeed.net to your browser's "Local intranet" sites by taking the following steps using your browser menu options: Tools/Internet Options/Security tab/Click the Local intranet icon/Click the Sites button/Click the Advanced button/Then add *.bmwcenternet.com and *.dealerspeed.net in the "Add this web site to the zone" field. Click here for a PDF file that exhibits the steps required.

 
128-bit encryption pack for Microsoft Internet Explorer running on Windows 2000
 
128-bit encryption pack for Microsoft Internet Explorer running on Windows 95/98/NT

Recommended Technology - Plug-ins
 
Java Virtual Machine
 
      Note: This download is no longer required for the new CenterNet Menu launched in 7/09.
      However, in order to utilize the Menu applets on the DCSnet site, the Java virtual machine
      component must be enabled in your browser. Look in the browser menu under the Tools/Internet
      Options/Advanced tab to ensure the Java and JIT compiler checkboxes are checked.
 
 
Macromedia Shockwave & Flash Player, latest version recommended
 
Microsoft Windows Media Player version 10.0 or greater
 
Adobe Acrobat Reader version 7.0 or greater

Recommended Technology - Monitor Resolution
 
This site is designed for a minimum monitor resolution of 1024 x 768. The monitor resolution of 800 x 600 is only nominally supported.