Updating tomtom one xl
They have found perhaps that they are driving through" fields" because the roads are not on their maps.
Perhaps also they travel for work and need to locate newer postcode areas, or find locations like B&Q, Homebase, Tesco, Sainsbury, Esso, ASDA or any other major retailer.
We accept that you may need some new maps, however before you start looking all over the internet and involve yourself in a lot of time and effort - we suggest you glance through this short and helpful article.
Lets explain one thing from the start: There is no such thing as a "free map".
A few year ago - tomtom tried to make a move and take the business "high ground".
In a bid to guarantee their future (in the satnav market) they tried to buy up (for a world beating 2 billion) the main map maker - Tele Atlas.
That's because you have a lot of points to make up just one section of road.
Maps are now extremely closely linked with satnav's that they are almost inseparable now.
Illegally updating tomtom maps does take practice, luck and expertise.
This is purely to show how complex it is and what can go wrong at every stage of the procedure.
To actually update a tomtom you will need to do the following: 1.
If something goes wrong you can wipe the whole tomtom or “brick it”.
A satnav is not like say a TV set, which can be turned on and off to reset its systems.