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Via 120 Live > Go 825 Live > Start 60 > GO 5000 > GO 5/620 > GO 6200/GO Premium > Rider 400/550
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  • Hi @Marjbick Welcome to the site.... Tomtom FAQ... Installing MyDrive Connect Here... https://help.tomtom.com/hc/en-gb/articles/360013959499-Installing-MyDrive-Connect _________________________ Contacting Tomtom Support…. Due to COVID-19, the phone service has been suspended The way of contacting Customer Services has…
  • Hi @ChrisIpsum Yes... The None Live Start 42 Must be connected over USB with Mydrive connect running on the PC with Mydrive connect logged in to your Tomtom Account.... The Start 42 MUST be logged into MyDrive on the device.... Tap 4Dot (.... Menu) --> Tomtom Services --> MyDrive... Log into your Tomtom account.... The…
  • Hi @PeterWoodcock Welcome to the site.... On the early NAV4 devices like your GO 5000 with 8GB of memory... The Maps fitted easily onto the 8GB of on-board Memory.... But the Map sizes increases with every update... Now the 8GB limit on-board Memory size on the NAV4 devices is an unfortunate, but real Catch22 situation....…
  • Hi @ChrisIpsum Check you are logged into MyDrive on the device.... Start 42 NAV4 Device... Tap 4Dot (.... Menu) --> Tomtom Services --> MyDrive.... Stay Safe... ATB YFM
  • Hi @ChrisIpsum Welcome to the site.... The latests NAV4 or NAV5 (Wi-Fi) devices.... Installing 3rd party POI Categories... You use the MyDrive Web Route planner Here... https://mydrive.tomtom.com See Tomtom Video... How to import POIs, GPX files and Favourites in MyDrive https://youtu.be/gy4EEelMb0Y Displaying Personal…
  • Hi @MarkR59 You're welcome, glad you're sorted :) Stay Safe... ATB YFM
  • Hi @dwngph You're welcome, glad you're sorted :) To help others in the community.... If my reply answered your question ??? Then on my Reply.... Please answer 'Yes' To... Did this answer the question? 'Yes'< >' No' Stay Safe... ATB YFM
  • Hi @dwngph Welcome to the site.... To add an Image to a post.... Stay Safe... ATB YFM
  • Hi @SergioT Welcome to the site.... Are you using the MyDrive Web Route planner.... Here... https://mydrive.tomtom.com/ Check you are logged into MyDrive on the device.... NAV5 Rider 550 (Wi-Fi) Device.... Tap 4Dot (.... Menu) --> Setting --> MyDrive Stay Safe... ATB YFM
  • Hi @Mr_R2D2 Welcome to the site.... If I'm having problems with MyDrive Connect.... I find deleting the "HOME3" and the "MyDrive Connect" folders in the MyDrive Connect Program will usually bring MyDrive Connect back to life... See...…
  • Hi @Rademacher Welcome to the site... What Tomtom Model/Device do you own ??? Stay Safe... ATB YFM
  • Hi @a4o Welcome to the site.... @VikramK or @lampard the Forum Moderators should pick this up Tomorrow and check/correct your Tomtom Account status..... Stay Safe... ATB YFM
  • Hi @RoyMacDonald You don't have to slide the Volume Control, you can simply tap anywhere along the slider to change the Volume level…. The 4Dot (.... Menu) Icon is situated directly over where the Sound On/Off icon in the next level menu.... I find, If the (.... Menu) Icon is being a little sluggish, it's easy to tap it…
  • Hi @RoyMacDonald Tap 4Dot (.... Menu) --> Were any of the sound Icons slashed through ??? It's really easy to accidentally tap one of the 'Sound/Voice/Volume' Icons when you are swiping through the Menu structure, especially if you swipe near the lower edge of the screen.... Note... The Day/Night screen brightness Icon...…
  • Hi @RoyMacDonald I think the problem you are experiencing is caused by the Auto Map Switching + Auto Route Clearance.... ___________________________________ Firstly, Sorry, but there is not an option to turn off 'Automatic Route Clearance' As far as I recall... Automatic Route Clearance Rules (1)… When you arrive at the…
  • Hi Again.... @MarkR59 From yesterday... I had the UK&ROI Map installed on the on-board Memory & the full Europe Map on a 16GB Micro SDHC Memory card.... _________________________ Further to Yesterday's post.... Today on my GO 5000.... (1)... I deleted the UK&ROI Map from the on-board Memory & removed the Micro SDHC Memory…
  • Hi @DaveMG Just checking... You are using a branded Class10 16GB or 32GB Micro SDHC Memory Card ??? From a reliable source.... Maybe You have a Counterfeit Micro SD Card ??? There are lots of Videos online... How to identify a FAKE Micro SD Memory Card Just Google 'Counterfeit Micro SD Cards' I downloaded the Micro SD Card…
  • Hi @rocminc99al I used to use a Via 120 Live with the suction cup of the Mount stuck to the Rev Counter Glass :) just in case the Via and or Mount decided to jump ship, I had a short lanyard attached to the Fazer and the back of the Via, and for bad weather a strong well fitting plastic bag. ;) Necessity is the mother of…
  • Hi @MarkR59 Catch22... I've just set up my GO 5000 like your GO 6000.... I had the UK&ROI Map installed on the on-board Memory & the full Europe Map on a 16GB Micro SDHC Memory card.... _________________________ Method.... (1).... Deleted the UK&ROI Map (2)... Removed the Micro SDHC (With the full Europe Map) (3)...…
  • Hi @Zwiebelkuchen79 +1... I always update my devices one update at a time.... If a NavCore Application or QuickFixGPS updates are available to install, Tomtom force tick the selection box... Deselect any other updates like Maps, Speed Cams etc... Update the mandatory item/s first, when complete, update the remaining items…
  • Hi Jbspurs66 Welcome to the site.... The 'Record your current route' menu option is not available on the GO Discover.... Stay Safe... ATB YFM
  • Hi @Megalos Do you think it could be the fake roads that Map providers sometimes add to protect the Copyright of their data... So if a competitor produces a Map with the same none existent roads... Then the original Map developer will know the Map data has been stolen ??? Stay Safe,,, ATB YFM
  • Hi @KevkII Welcome to the site.... Contacting Tomtom Support…. Due to COVID-19 the phone service has been suspended The way of contacting Customer Services has changed For Tomtom Support Email or Chat lines... (Monday to Friday Normal Office Hours) 1st... A couple of Tips when Contacting Tomtom Support.... Here...…
  • Hi @Adam1_9_6_9 Google Translate.... Is the device setup as Option... (2) The device will always ask you before taking the Fastest route.... Check... Tap 4Dot (.... Menu) --> Setting --> Route planning.... The 1st Section of the Route planning Menu Screen applies when you have already planned a route, and you are driving…
  • Hi @Krakus Welcome to the site.... You can use a Micro SD Card as a transfer medium.... To 'Import' or 'Export' Routes using your NAV4/5 device.... Format your memory card on your PC to FAT32 format Copy your .GPX or .ITN route file to your Memory Card My GO 5000 showing no routes installed..... Insert the SD Memory card…