Are map updates free with TomTom?

Unlike a smartphone, the maps on navigation devices don’t routinely update. That means you’ll have to install TomTom’s software on your computer to get the TomTom maps download. If you purchased a TomTom with lifetime maps, these updates are free for as long as your device remains supported by TomTom.

How do I put maps on my TomTom?

Click the Windows Start button and then click My Documents . Open the following folder: TomTom > HOME > Download > complete > map . You see a folder with the name of the map you were trying to install, for instance Europe or United_Kingdom_and_Republic_of_Ireland . Open this folder.

Is TomTom obsolete?

TomTom has made more than 60 Sat Nav models obsolete. However, some of these now-obsolete TomTom models are still available from a number of online retailers are being sold with the promise that these devices will be refreshed multiple times a year “for the lifetime of your device”.

How do I update the TomTom map on my computer?

Connect the navigation device to the computer. Switch on the device. My Drive Connect will then automatically search for any newer updates for the navigation device. This will be offered through the Latest Map Guarantee. After that, click Continue and follow the given instructions on the screen. This will download the new update on the device.

What to do if your TomTom map does not work?

If your device is not recognized by your computer, you may need to install updated software or drivers. In rare cases, your navigation device may not start correctly or may stop responding. If this happens, try resetting your device.

How do I connect my TomTom car to my computer?

CONNECTING TO MYDRIVE CONNECT Connect your navigation device to your computer and start MyDrive Connect. Log in with your TomTom account if prompted, and wait until your device is turned on. When your device is connected, MyDrive Connect automatically checks for updates and syncs any changes from your device.

Is there an Android app for TomTom maps?

For iOS phones- Currently, the TomTom iOS app works with all the models of iPhone, iPod and iPad. For android phones- There is an app for the Android phones, called the TomTom GO Mobile app which gives a free subscription of maps for the first 75 kilometers per month. This also includes the TomTom Traffic and the Speed Cameras facility.