BMW ICOM A2 ISTA 2015.08 Win7 Windows Error Recovery solution

Here is the proper solution to the BMW ICOM A2+B+C ISTA-D ISTA-P Windows Error Recovery error by engineer.



Oone of BMW ICOM A2 wifi user has got the 2015.08V ISTA-D:3.50.10 ISTA-P: 3.56.002 hard drive,when he insert the hard drive to Win 7 laptop, the windows display error (error screen taken below) and then shut down.

“Windows Error Recovery

Windows failed to start.A recent hardware or software change might be the cause.To fix the problem:…”


1. Set the computer/laptop to achi mode.

2.Make sure the computer time is  the same as your local time.

3.Ensure your PC has 4G Inter space. Dell D630 4GB laptop works great.


Note: If the BMW ICOM HDD works,but the ISTA-P display error message”The screen resolution is insufficient to run this application”. All you need to do is to re-start the computer. Everything is OK.