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Could we Start a Thread and let member to vote what they need for firmware upgrade ?

Discussion in 'Model S: User Interface' started by Avexzek, Oct 1, 2015.

  1. Avexzek

    Avexzek Member

    Apr 28, 2015
    Hong Kong
    Hi ...

    is it possible that we could start a thread which member and owner of Model S & Model X can vote for what they need most for the User Interface Firmware Upgrade ?
  2. supratachophobia

    supratachophobia Active Member

    Sep 24, 2014
    Columbus, Ohio
    I like the idea, but as much as we like to think our suggestions matter, Tesla will put in what they want. This is good and bad, in that some of you have terrible suggestions, so I don't have to ever worry about them getting in. But others have excellent suggestions which may never see the light of day.

    I was toying with the idea of a spreadsheet that compiled ALL the feature requests and then allow members to vote on Google drive. Columns so far would be, Request, day requested, fulfilled date, optional reason for request, and then vote Talley. Do it similar to reddit where you only have one, or a couple of votes to cast so it helps Tesla prioritize.
  3. vitaliy

    vitaliy Member

    Jun 17, 2015
    Arlington, VA

    S4WRXTTCS Active Member

    May 3, 2015
    Snohomish, WA
    I think it's too individualistic.

    Like what drives me nuts might not really bug other people.

    My two votes would be for

    1.) Improved handling of automatic lights. I've seen the lights come on when the wipers sense rain, but then they turn right back off. Why are my lights constantly turning on/off? Why don't they stay on knowing the wipers have auto-wiped in the last few minutes. What's interesting is I'll use the auto-lights in the Tesla, but never in my Jeep. Why? Cause there are no hand controls for it in the Tesla. It's two layers deep in the Tesla GUI.

    2.) Shutting up the nav. Just tell me once that I'm in a dead end or to turn soon. Stop telling me over and over.
  5. neroden

    neroden Happy Model S Owner

    Apr 25, 2011
    Ithaca, NY, USA
    (1) Don't delete any existing information from the dashboard. If you want a "cleaner" dashboard, make it an *option* to delete that information.

    Basically, IT AIN'T BROKE. DON'T FIX IT.

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