Tips and Tricks with GPS Garmin Nuvi

-Storage in favorites of a point that we want to remember: on the map screen, touch the icon of the car and save location.

Tips and Tricks with GPS Garmin Nuvi

-How to walk to a destination: If you are walking to your destination, use the pedestrian mode to optimize the route to be undertaken. Touch utilities > configuration > system > how to use > pedestrian > OK.

-How add an intermediate stop of our trip: you can add a stop (called a via point) to the path. The nüvi gives you instructions to arrive at via point and then to the final destination. With a route active, touch Menu > target. Search for the extra stop. Touch go. Touch add point way to add this stop before the destination. Touch set as new destination to become the final destination.

-How to take a detour: with a route active, touch Menu. Touch detour. The nüvi will attempt to guide you back to the original route as soon as possible. If the route is taking is the only reasonable option, it is possible that the nüvi does not calculate any detour. Read more on ebizdir.

-To locate a Hotel, restaurant or any point of interest in the destination you want to go: destination. Close to… A different city (enter city). Points of interest. Select accommodation, restaurants, etc. Get a list sorted by closest distance. We choose a point of interest and touch go, or save it in your Favorites to reach it.

-How can I find restaurants near the hotel where I will be on vacation in the future?: touch destination > next to > a different city (and enter your vacation destination). Locate the hotel and touch go. Touch Menu > target > next to > my destination. Search for a restaurant. First, show the restaurants close to your destination. You can also use the GPS Simulator (Tools > settings > system)

-To go to any city (takes you to the main square): destination. Cities. Write (login name). Go

-Indicating to go to any place on the map: destination. Search in map. On the map, put the arrow with your finger where you want to go. It is recommended that save to make it in Favorites.

-To see that routing will make me the Gps to a chosen destination: destination. Favorites or address or city or street crossing. Select. Go. Calculating… Touching the screen at the top, where is the name of the street. Touch “Map”. Unfolds a map with routing to perform. By touching + or – you can zoom to zoom in or out.

-To plan a long route: when a long distance, always should be intermediate points according to the planned route by which you want to travel. (See this article)

-How can I find the car in a parking lot? Touch tools > settings > navigation > route preference > off road > OK to set off road mode in your nüvi. Touch destination > Favorites > position most recent > go. Navigate to your car

-The Cup is not fixed to the windscreen?: clean the suction cup bracket and windshield with rubbing alcohol. Wipe with a clean dry cloth.

-The battery indicator doesn’t seem accurate?: completely discharge the battery from the unit and then to load it completely without interrupting the charge cycle.

-How are deleted all the user data?: keep your finger on the lower right corner of the nüvi screen while you turn it on. Keep pressing until you see the message. Touch Yes to clear all user data.

-Nüvi is locked: If the nüvi screen stops functioning, turn off and turn the unit back on. If this will not solve the problem, slide the power button to the left and hold it for 8 seconds. Again turn on the nüvi. The unit should work normally.

-The touch screen does not respond correctly when the pulse: turn the nüvi off and switch it back on. Slide the power button to the right (locked position). Keep your finger pressed on the screen for 30 seconds approximately until the calibration screen appears. Follow the instructions that are displayed on the screen.

-How can I know if the nüvi is in USB mass storage mode?: when the nüvi is in this mode, will be shown an image of a nüvi connected to a computer. In addition, contains two new removable drives in my computer.

-If the computer never detects that a nüvi connected: disconnect the USB cable from the computer. Turn off the nüvi. Connect the USB cable to a USB port on the computer and your nüvi. Nüvi should turn on automatically and activate USB mass storage mode. Make sure that your nüvi is connected to a USB port and not a USB hub.

-Trick when I go by a known route where map Needless to me and showing me as updatable list everything that is near the route. It’s easy: destination. Close of. Current route. Points of interest. Spell. Made in addition to show you all what this close to the road put an arrow with the direction and distance, if you want to any play it go and ready.