Garmin Express application lets you install all the available free and paid updates. Here are the detailed and illustrative procedures that will help you to perform Garmin GPS Update easily.
Step 1. Download and Install Garmin Express
To use Garmin Express for installing the latest maps, it is compulsory to set up the application first. To do so, navigate to garmin.com and you will see download links that are absolutely secured for both Windows and Mac. Click on one of the tabs i.e Download For Windows or Download For Mac. Follow on from that, you have to run the setup file. The License Agreement window will be presented on your screen, read it attentively, and then click Install. Now, move forward to continue with the Garmin GPS Update.
Step 2. Connect Your GPS Device with PC
For Garmin GPS Update, acquire a USB cable and attach its one end to your PC that has the Garmin Express application. Another end of the USB cable needs to be attached to the GPS device. Then, launch the application and click the “Add Device” icon. When you will get to see your GPS Device name on the program’s main interface, click “Add Device”.
Step 3. Register Your GPS Device and Install the Available Updates
Q1. How to update Garmin GPS Wearables?
Ans 1. Once you have installed the available updates from the Garmin Express application for your GPS wearable, you have to perform some settings on your wearables also to complete the Update process. To do so, firstly disconnect your GPS device from the PC. Following this, you have to press and hold the “UP’ button till the Settings screen displayed on your device. Then, press the “Start” button. Use the down-arrow button to scroll down the list and then select the “System” option. Moving on from that, select the “Software Update” option. Then,“Install Now” screen appears, press the “Start” button and the installation will begin. Wait for a few moments till the installation gets completed. When done, your device will automatically restart.
Q2. How to update the GPS devices via wifi?
Ans2. Some GPS devices can be updated directly from Wifi. To perform Garmin GPS Update through wifi, turn on your device and tap “Settings”. Select the Wireless Networks option from the Settings window and activate the Wifi checkbox. Select your particular Wifi network, and provide its passphrase. Then, return back to the Settings and tap on the “Updates” option. To get all the Software and Map Updates, tap “Install All”. This will open up the License Agreement window, tap Start. The installation of all the updates will start and you have to wait for the approximated time mentioned on your GPS device screen.