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The 2021 RT rider manual contains many images showing the display of both the fuel gauge (bars) and range information (Km/mi) together on the top of the screen - which I've never seen in real life. My RT shows either one or another but not both. Has anyone ever got the the screen as shown in the manual? The only instance I've noticed is when the fuel get into the reserve level - but that is not what the images in the manual show (152 miles remaining with half tank):

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On that last page is where you pick what you to see to the right of the fuel bar. You access those choices with the up button in the left hand handlebar switch..................................................
Whatever we choose there will only replace the fuel bar (when pressing menu up) not add to the right of it
 

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Whatever box you put a check in the box of will show up next to the fuel bar ................................Just set yours up the same as mine and try it, also I have tire pressure but that's at the bottom of the list.
You have all those boxes checked and none of them are showing beside the fuel bar in your pics. Can you show what it looks like on your bike - do you have a picture of TFT showing bars and miles side by side?
 

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Now I see what your talking about the fuel bar gets replaced by the information you want. And just why do you need both the fuel bar and information at the same time ?
Because it would make sense to have fuel bar + what we choose displayed at same time - instead of having to be pressing a key to look at different data. Plus the rider manual shows more than 5 pictures of the bar and distance at same time - why don’t we get it if it’s in the official bike literature? I paid premium price for this bike and expect to have what BMW shows in the manual
 

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This software is a rapidly changing beast (thankfully) so to have a paper version updated like that is impractical I imagine. There are updated online versions that I understand show all the latest. The one I checked worked as displayed for me.
Not really. The TFT software for RT was released with the 2021 Model and so far has had only one update for fixing connectivity issues. Only new feature added was the programmable buttons. The images I put in the original post were from the most recent rider manual (PDF) downloaded from BMW Motorrad's website - not the paper version
 
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