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How To Update Maps Instantly On Garmin GPS Device?

The best way to download Garmin map update is by having  nuMaps subscription. If you do not have nuMaps subscription, you can purchase it from any retail shop or simply download it from Garmin website. nuMaps is the best way to receive latest Garmin map updates for your device. Here is an easy guide which you can follow to receive update for your Garmin GPS. One thing to remember is that the nuMaps subscription works only with Garmin Express app. So, we suggest you download it first.

Steps To Activate nuMaps When You Have myGarmin Account

Just follow these points to activate the lifetime membership card applicable against nuMaps

  1. Sign-In in your myGarmin account by entering your details with nuMaps product key.
  2. You will find a ‘Activate My Subscription’ option, just click on it.
  3. You will receive a prompt message asking to activate the Lifetime Map Update.
  4. As soon as you sign in again in your myGarmin account, you will be subscribed to the nuMaps lifetime update.
  5. You will receive notification for any Garmin map updates made available. Just download and update every map via Garmin Express app.

Read More: How To Install Map Updates On Garmin Devices

Steps To Activate nuMaps When You Do Not Have myGarmin Account

Although there are not much changes in Garmin map updates when you do not have myGarmin account but you just have to create one. Here are the steps which you have to follow:

  1. Go to the Garmin sign in page and create an myGarmin ID by putting your information.
  2. Go to the activation page.
  3. Enter your product key in the given box and follow the instructions.
  4. As soon as you enter the product key, you will receive a message in your Garmin home page, asking you to activate nuMap lifetime map update.
  5. Just click on the ‘Activate’ option and you will receive instant notofiactions as soon as any map update is available.

Type Of Garmin Map Updates Provided By nuMap

  • Water Maps
  • Road Maps
  • City Maps
  • Trail Maps
  • Green Maps

Benefits And Use Of Garmin Map Update

When you subscribe to nuMaps, you start receiving free map updates when they are available for your region. Depending on your type of device, you will receive Garmin map updates accordingly. There are various benefits which you can enjoy with free map updates. Such as:

  • Keep your device up-to-date
  • Run your device on latest software
  • Know the changed routes instantly
  • Get precise navigation

You can see here A Guide To Get Free Garmin GPS Map Update

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