How to Do the Magellan Roadmate Update?

Magellan Roadmate is the latest series of cutting-edge Navigation Devices based on state-of-the-art GPS Technology. These innovative, user-friendly Sat-nav gadgets are some of the most advanced devices available for users. Not only that, they are extremely reliable and accurate. However, in order to ensure this reliability and accuracy, it is essential to perform Magellan Roadmate Update on a regular basis. This process keeps your device up-to-date with the latest maps and software. 

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How to Do the Magellan Roadmate Update?

Magellan Roadmate Update is a simple process that is available through multiple channels. For instance, Content Manager, SmartGPS Eco, or directly through WiFi. Some of the Roadmate Series Models can receive updates directly by connecting to the Magellan Server over the Internet. 

Prerequisites of Magellan Roadmate Update Through WiFi

Although, the actual process of Magellan Roadmate Update is exceptionally quick and convenient. However, it requires certain things in case of first-time users. Therefore, ensure that you have arranged the following things beforehand. 

➣ Internet Connection

The very first thing that facilitates this process is a secure, high-speed internet connection. Besides that, it must be uninterrupted. Hence, ensure the same. 

➣ Establish Magellan Account
  • Launch an Internet Browser that is available on your Computer. For example, Safari, Google Chrome, Firefox etc. 
  • Now, visit “smartgpseco.com”.
  • The following window gives you the link to access your Magellan Account. For this, go to the bottom right-hand section of this window and look for the “Sign Up” button. Then, click on it.
  • Thereafter, accurately provide your Profile Information to establish the Account for Magellan Roadmate Update. This includes:
    • First Name
    • Last Name
    • Email Address
    • Password
    • Confirm Password
    • Country
  • Finally, click on “Sign Up”.
➣ Product Registration
  1. To begin with, turn on your GPS Device. For this, press its “Power” button. 
  2. Besides that, make sure it is fully charged. If required, hook it up to a stable Power source. 
  3. Along with that, connect the Device to your Home Network.
  4. Thereafter, you must “Sign In” to your Magellan Account. In case, you haven’t created your Account yet. Then, first create your Account. Make sure that you are logged in to your Account. 
  5. With this, it will automatically begin its Registration process.
  6. Therefore, wait for the process to finish.
  7. Finally, you will get a “Confirmation” message. This will assure you about the completion of the Registration process. 
➣ Magellan Roadmate Update Process
  1. In the very first place, access your Magellan Roadmate Device. 
  2. Make sure that it is connected to a high-speed Internet Connection. 
  3. Now, go to the Map Screen of your Device. In order to do this, click on the “Menu” icon. You will find it at the lower right-hand corner. From the “Menu” screen, select “Maps”.
  4. Next, you must go for the “Settings” icon.
  5. On the following window, you will find a Notification. It will give you details of available updates. 
  6. Therefore, look for the “Updates” tab. You will find it next to the available Magellan Roadmate Update. Then, click on it.
  7. Consequently, it will expand its Menu box. This will provide details for the available Map and Software updates.
  8. Thereafter, select either of the options. Then, click on the “Update” button beside it.
  9. As a result, the update process will begin. However, this will take time. Hence, wait for it. 
  10. As the process finishes, the device will automatically restart itself.