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I have a 255w gps and would like to update my maps what do I

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I have a 255w gps and would like to update my maps what do I need to do I have registered it when I purchased it with Garmin
JA: What is the exact model of your Garmin? And can you guesstimate how old it is?
Customer: Nuvi 255W 1WN470302 approximately 4 years old
JA: What happened right before this popped up?
Customer: Not sure what you are speaking of?
JA: What troubleshooting have you tried?
Customer: none
JA: Anything else you want the GPS expert to know before I connect you?
Customer: Just how to download updated maps
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: GPS
Expert:  crash2199 replied 1 year ago.


You can use the Garmin Express program to update your GPS.

Click here:

Click on Download for Windows (or Mac)

Run the downloaded program to install it then open the program.

Connect your GPS to your computer and the Garmin Express program will allow you to update it.

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