Updating maps on garmin
You'd have to order your update on CD, DVD, or SD card and wait for it to arrive in the mail.
These days, fresh map data is often only a download away, but that doesn't make it any less of a pain in the butt.
So, there's really no excuse to put up with outdated maps, even if you've purchased an older GPS unit.
You have a brand new Garmin sat nav your delighted with it?
Case in point: grabbing Garmin's maps required no fewer than three software downloads and about an hour of waiting for the 2GB of map data to download and install.
It can be a bitter pill to swallow, but it's a price we'd gladly pay to make sure that we actually get where we're trying to go.
Great however, have you checked to see if the maps on your device are up to date?
This week, we're taking a look at the process of updating the map data on Garmin's Nuvi line of portable navigation devices.As it happened I had to travel a good bit further up ahead before I was able to turn right. Just like me, my trusty device just didn’t know where to turn!I then had to track back on myself and eventually turn left in order to have turned right (as I had initially wanted to do! Therefore, in order to prevent this from happening it’s important to update and check your Garmin maps regularly.In fact all she does is quietly and calmly reroute my journey without much fuss. What I did find remarkable though was that I am usually completely ‘lost’ without one.I still totally rely on the straightforward navigational advice even on those everyday commuting journeys.