Tip & How-To about GPS
To be able you register yourGarmin nuvi GPS, you need to have a Garmin account. Thereafter, you can proceed for the Garmin nuvi GPS registration. After you have created an account, you will have to enter your Garmin account to be able to register your Garmin nuvi GPS.
Follow this link to create an account for your new Garmin nuvi GPS; Click here; https://my.garmin.com/mygarmin/marketing/register.htm
When the link opens, Under language, select English and below, click on "Automotive" icon. This will proceed to the next page.
On top of "User-name", you will see "Don't have an account? Create one". Click on the "Create one". It is underlined and typed in blue.
Now you are on the registration page. Enter your full name, e-mail address, user-name you would like to use and create a password.
After filling all the required information, at the bottom of the registration page, you will see "Create Account'. Click on and and registration is complete.
Further more, after the registration, you will need to update your map, follow the below directions;
1. Plug one end of the USB cable into your GPS and the other end into your desktop or laptop computer. The GPS device will load the appropriate driver automatically, and a message on your GPS tells you that it is connected to your computer via USB.
2. Open your Internet browser of choice and type in the following web address: "http://www8.garmin.com/support/collection.jsp?product=999-99999-27 "
3. Download the appropriate version of the software for your computer (Windows or Apple) and Install the WebUpdater by following the wizard (accept defaults).
4. Click "Start," "Programs," "Garmin" and " WebUpdater" to update your firmware and your maps. Periodically check and make sure your software is current.
Lastly, for more information about the webupdater, click here; http://www8.garmin.com/products/webupdater/
I hope you found the above information helpful.
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