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.

Download Legacy Version
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 GPS Update

Garmin Express gives you an alert whenever the new updates are available so that the users can install them easily. Follow the guide given below for the Garmin GPS Update.

Garmin GPS Update Procedure

  1. First of all, open your preferred Internet browser on your device. For instance, you may have Internet Explorer, Google Chrome, Firefox, Safari, etc.
  2. After that, go to the official website of Garmin Express. For that, type in “garmin.com/express” in your browser’s address bar.
  3. Then, press the enter key from your keyboard.
  4. As a result, it will provide you links for both Windows and Mac operating systems. Hence, you need to click on the link according to your preferred operating system.
  5. Once the download finishes, double-click on the downloaded setup file of Garmin Express.
  6. View the license agreement of the software and if you agree to it click on the “Install” button. Once the installation process gets completed, click on the Launch Garmin Express icon to open the application.
  7. Now, you need to connect your Garmin GPS device to your system with the help of USB cable.
  8. Next, click on the “Add a device” icon on your system and the software will start searching for your Garmin GPS device.
  9. After that, register your device by entering your email address associated with the Garmin account. Then, click on the “Next” button located in the middle of the page.
  10. In the next screen, Sync with Garmin Connect and then sign in to your Garmin account. Follow the below-given instructions for signing in.

  11. Garmin GPS Update
  12. Click on the blue sign in button.
  13. Thereafter, enter your email address and password into the given fields that you used at the time of account creation. After that, click on the sign-in button again.
  14. In case, if you have not created your Garmin account before, click on create an account. Then, follow the onscreen instructions for account creation and sign in.
  15. In the next window, you need to synchronize your settings. Enter your device nickname and choose your preferred language. Click on the “Next” button which is given at the bottom.
  16. Now, you must have a high-speed internet connection for installing all the map updates. For that, set a Wi-Fi network, if you want a wireless connection.
  17. Otherwise, use an Ethernet cable for wired connection. When the connection is established, click on the blue “Next” button.
  18. Now, read all the terms and conditions of the Privacy Statement by clicking on its link. If you agree with the agreement, click on the “Yes” button. As a result, it will start setting up your device.
  19. Consequently, the software will start checking for all the map updates.
  20. Select your preferred map updates from the list and click on the “Install” button located next to your map update.
  21. While the updates are installing, it will display you a dialog box of terms and conditions. Read all the terms carefully and if you agree to it, click on the “Accept” button given there.
  22. You need to ensure that you do not unplug your device or shut down your computer in between the installation process.
  23. When all the map updates are installed, You’re Up to date message will be displayed on your screen.
  24. In this way, you can do the Garmin GPS Update by following the above-mentioned procedure closely.