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Change TomTom Go700 from yards to meters

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I am using a Tom Tom Go 700 in New Zealand and the defualt appears to be set up in yards. How do I change this to meters?

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I have a 720 but I suspect it will be the same or similar.
Tap the screen and then Change Preferences. Use the forward arrow to scroll to the relevant page (5 on mine) where you will find Set Units. Tap this and then change whatever units you wish.

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You should change the voice from English(US) to English(UK).

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