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How To Update Garmin Map

Having a Garmin GPS is a great benefit if you lose easily on the road. However, the GPS device is not good if it is not updated. The latest Maps updates contain accurate geographic information. It is therefore recommended to install these updates. With Garmin Express, you can download and install the latest Maps updates on your device. The following instructions can help you install map updates on your Garmin using Garmin Express:

Update Garmin Map

Install Garmin Express

Garmin Express is required to install map updates. Follow the steps below to set up Garmin Express on your computer.

  1. Open the official Garmin Web site at
  2. Download Garmin Express for your Mac or Windows computer.
  3. Open the downloaded .dmg or .exe installer.
  4. Read and accept the terms and conditions by checking the box next to the agreement.
  5. Follow the instructions on the screen to complete the installation.
  6. Check the "Start Garmin Express" box after the installation is complete.

This will set up Garmin Express on your computer and can be used to install map updates on your Garmin device.

Garmin Update

Install map updates

  1. Connect your computer and the Garmin device with a USB cable.
  2. Click Updates at the top center. This will show all the updates available for your device.
  3. Click Install All to install all available updates. The installation may take several minutes.
  4. Follow the instructions that appear to complete the update after the installation is complete.
  5. Disconnect the computer and Garmin device after the update is complete.

You can now use your Garmin device with the latest and most accurate geographic information.