Register, Update and Sync your Device with Garmin Express.

Garmin Express is not compatible with your operating system. You will need to upgrade your OS to use Garmin Express.
Garmin Express has been redesigned to give you a better experience. Upgrade your OS to get the latest version, or use the legacy version of Garmin Express.

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Garmin Express has been redesigned to give you a better experience. Upgrade your OS to get the latest version, or use the legacy version of Garmin Express.

Download Legacy Version

System Requirements

Download for Windows

Garmin Express is not compatible with your operating system. You must upgrade your OS to use Garmin Express, or you can use legacy software called Map Updater to update maps on automotive devices.

System Requirements

Download For Mac



System Requirements

Windows

  • Windows 7 SP1 or newer, Microsoft .NET 4.5 (included)
  • 1024 x 768 display, USB port and 1 GB RAM
  • High speed Internet access (Not for use with dial-up, mobile or satellite connections)
  • May require up to 20 GB free disk space

Mac

  • OS X 10.10 or newer
  • 1440 x 900 display, USB port and 1 GB RAM
  • High speed Internet access (Not for use with dial-up, mobile or satellite connections)
  • May require up to 20 GB free disk space
garmin.com/express

Manage devices from your desktop.

Garmin Express is a computer application for easily setting up, registering and managing your Garmin device.

Stay Up to Date

Desktop notifications and step-by-step instructions make it easy to update your devices.

Sync with Garmin Connect

Use Express to upload your activities and wellness data to your Garmin Connect™ account.

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Garmin Update

Moving on the road requires to have more accurate information along with the smooth working of the navigation devices. For this, you have to install the Garmin Update available for your device. Garmin launches these updates periodically. For a successful installation of the updates, you have to follow the process mentioned below. Make sure you follow these steps one-by-one and carefully to avoid errors.

Garmin Update

  1. First and foremost, download and install the Garmin Express on your device. You can download the Garmin Express setup from the official Website i.e. garmin.com/express. Once you are done with downloading, next you have to install the application by following the on-screen instructions.
  2. After the installation process, you are required to add your Sat Nav device to Garmin Express. Before adding, make sure you have registered your Garmin device.
  3. For adding your device, take the USB cable and connect one end of the cable with a computer and another end with the Garmin device.
  4. Now, open the installed Garmin Express application.
  5. Further, tap the “Add a device” option. This will begin the search for your Garmin device.
  6. After that, click the “Add Device” tab beside your device.
  7. Then, sign in to your Garmin account by clicking the “Sign In” button and further using your linked email address and password. You can use the same email address and password that you have used for creating a Garmin Express account. Sign-in is required for syncing the data. For creating a new account, click the “Create an Account” option and provide your required profile details.
  8. Next, you have to give a nickname to your Garmin device for making it easy to find your device. Here, you can also choose your desired language.
  9. Once you are done, tap the “Next” button to continue with the Garmin Update process.
  10. In the next window, Garmin Express asks you to connect to a Wi-Fi network. A connection is required to upload data to Garmin Connect. In order to connect to the network, you have to tap the “Find Network” button and follow the on-screen instructions.
  11. Thereafter, click the “Next” tab to continue with the process.
  12. Afterwards, go through the Privacy Statement document of Garmin. For accessing the document, click the “View Privacy Statement” option
  13. Once you are done with reading the document, you have to agree to the terms and conditions of Garmin. For this, click the “Yes” tab from the installation wizard.
  14. By doing so, the setup process will begin. Since this process might take a few minutes. Hence, wait patiently.
  15. In the next window, you will get all the available Garmin Update.
  16. Click the “Check For Updates” tab from the main screen of the Garmin Express application.
  17. Now, you have to click the “Install / Install All” tab. In case you are getting Install All option, this indicates that more than one Garmin Update is available. Click the “View Details” tab and then you can also install your desired update one-by-one.
  18. Further, read the Terms and Conditions carefully and click the “Accept” tab.
  19. Then, you will get an instruction window. For successful completion of installing the updates, follow all the instructions mentioned. Now, click the “Continue” tab.
  20. By doing so the updates start installing. This might take a few minutes, hence wait for its completion.
  21. After the successful completion of the Garmin Update, click the “Check For Updates” tab. This is to check if your maps got successfully updated or not.