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No Preview When Using iDrive

Issue descriptionPreview does not start or the iDrive system only displays the GoPro logo. Environment iPhone 4s and up iOS 7 and up BMW or Mini with iDrive Apps HERO3+ Cameras SolutionThe iDrive system may not render the preview screen for the following reasons: United States customers: The parking brake needs to be engaged in order for preview to display. European customers: Preview won't display if you are driving 3km/h or faster. If you are not using a HERO3+ camera, you will not get preview. If you are not using a... Read More »

What is the iDrive BMW App?

With the GoPro App v2.4 for iOS, BMW & Mini drivers will be able to control their camera using the iDrive system. Requirements You must have an iPhone 4S or higher using iOS 7 and higher Your car must have iDrive Apps BMWs starting March 2011 Minis starting November 2010 Setup Instructions To control a GoPro camera using the iDrive system, you must have the camera powered on with Wi-Fi powered on and in GoPro App mode. You must then establish a connection with their iOS device and your GoPro camera... Read More »

HERO4 Resolutions Supported by GoPro App Preview (iOS and Android OS)

The HERO4 is designed to render a preview at most all resolutions. Even when the camera has started recording, the preview should still be available. Please keep in mind that compatibility will vary depending on the mobile device. Note: Preview is not possible if you are using a HERO4 camera in combination with an iPhone4.

How To Use the GoPro App for Night Photo

What are you trying to do? The camera LCD screen may be difficult to see at night in order to set it up for Night Photo. Using the GoPro App will allow you to setup the camera without having to look at the front LCD. While the preview screen on the GoPro App may not show what the camera is actually capturing, downloading the photo from the camera's memory card to your smart device will display the actual result of your Night Photo. Where does it apply? HERO4 HERO3+ HERO3 HD... Read More »

Video Tutorial – Pairing your HERO4 with the GoPro App

Learn the steps and tips on how to best pair your HERO4 camera with the GoPro App on your mobile device. Music: Broke for Free Golden Hour

Video Tutorial – Pairing your HERO4 and Windows Phone

Learn the steps to pairing your HERO4 and Windows Phone so you can connect and control your camera through the GoPro App.