Setting up wallpaper and IPOD on 2012 CRV

LynneM15
0

Asked by LynneM15 Feb 03, 2012 at 03:29 PM about the 2012 Honda CR-V EX-L AWD

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

Could soemone tell me how to set up the wallpaper on the mid screen?  I can't find anythinh in the manual.  Also, my salesman set up the IPhone and the IPOD for me, but it seems the car has trouble recognizing the IPOD.  Should I just use the USB port instead of wireless?

9 Answers

Kristen Waggle
60

Any luck changing the wallpaper? I just got my crv on Saturday and am having the same problem.

2 out of 2 people think this is helpful.
pschneir
80

Me too...I just got my CRV about a week ago and can't get pics to download. Tried using a flash drive and jpgs were not showing up. Thanks!

4 out of 4 people think this is helpful.
razorbackdanny
40

If you have the owners manual, customizing wallpaper is on pages 90 thru 93. If you do get wallpaper loaded, to display it go to page 81. The display button is on the left side of the steering wheel.

4 out of 4 people think this is helpful.
pschneir
80

Actually I reviewed the owners manual before I wrote my post. It seems to recognize music files but not jpegs. Any ideas?

4 out of 4 people think this is helpful.
joydix
50

i got them downloaded but it will not display. i followed all the directions. i can see them in preview where they are stored. all i see is the digital clock.

palaine
60

I figured it out, image size is sensitive to 480 x 234 pixel dimensions. Anything that size or smaller should work. I have uploaded a few images already into my 2012 Honda Pilot. Hope this helps everyone. What I did was I took an image, re-sized the pixel dimensions using Photoshop (you can use any other photo modifying software) to that specific dimension, threw it on a usb key and transferred as a wallpaper.

1 out of 1 people think this is helpful.
joydix
50

i did that. even after it said it was installed it would not show up. i took it to the honda dealer, they spent over an hour doing it...then said it was no problem. it stuck for about 2 weeks and then disappeared! i have not gone back yet but i will.

joydix
50

ok razerbackdanny....YOU GOT IT...YES!!! the final step i guess is to press the display button that is on the left side of the steering wheel....i pressed it once and said something about the clock and the second press got my wallpaper to appear!! i could not get the pic file small enough thru iPhoto but i took the photo in a smaller format on my camera and it installed fine and accepted it but would not display UNTIL i hit that button....

3 out of 3 people think this is helpful.
joydix
50

but the SAD part is that honda doesn't know the answer themselves! or if they do they won't share it....i actually brought my car in and they would not show me how they got it to display.....

Your Answer

Add photo

Related Questions

CR-V
Looking for a Used CR-V in your area?
CarGurus has 48,777 nationwide CR-V listings starting at $1,500.
ZIP:

Search Honda CR-V Questions

Honda CR-V Experts

#1 Tom Demyan
Tom Demyan
Reputation 990
#2 saman2812
saman2812
Reputation 520
#3 PEng
PEng
Reputation 510
View All

Related Models For Sale

Used Toyota RAV4"
825 Great Deals out of 37,440 listings starting at $1,925
Used Honda Accord"
1,527 Great Deals out of 64,667 listings starting at $800
Used Honda Civic"
934 Great Deals out of 53,074 listings starting at $1,900
Used Honda Pilot"
519 Great Deals out of 26,047 listings starting at $3,850
Used Ford Escape"
1,604 Great Deals out of 55,783 listings starting at $1,400
Used Subaru Forester"
280 Great Deals out of 23,538 listings starting at $1,495
Used Nissan Rogue"
552 Great Deals out of 19,686 listings starting at $5,999
Used Toyota Highlander"
601 Great Deals out of 15,171 listings starting at $4,495
Used Toyota Camry"
1,975 Great Deals out of 74,324 listings starting at $1,250
Used Hyundai Santa Fe"
555 Great Deals out of 23,138 listings starting at $1,999
Used Subaru Outback"
325 Great Deals out of 14,333 listings starting at $1,499
Used Nissan Murano"
500 Great Deals out of 16,982 listings starting at $2,995
Used Mazda CX-5"
68 Great Deals out of 12,455 listings starting at $14,500
Used Acura MDX"
295 Great Deals out of 9,963 listings starting at $2,895
Used Toyota Corolla"
1,425 Great Deals out of 50,672 listings starting at $995

Used Cars For Sale

2014 Honda CR-V EX-L AWD For Sale
13 Great Deals out of 7,790 listings starting at $24,900
2013 Honda CR-V EX-L AWD For Sale
21 Great Deals out of 439 listings starting at $21,700
2012 Honda CR-V EX-L AWD For Sale
52 Great Deals out of 986 listings starting at $18,984
2011 Honda CR-V EX-L AWD For Sale
57 Great Deals out of 1,041 listings starting at $15,419
2010 Honda CR-V EX-L AWD For Sale
14 Great Deals out of 403 listings starting at $13,894