How-To: Download maps
You will need special software to download the
To your GPS unit.
image maps to your GPS. You can use MapSource,
but that requires some manipulation of the
system registry. I suggest using a Shareware software
Go to the "Download" section of this link and find the
free Sendmap download icon.
Read the installation instructions at the SendMap link
site. Once you setup the program icon on your computer,
all you have to do is drag & drop the image files from
Windows Explorer to the icon.
Note that the image maps and the download program was
designed to work with Garmin GPS mapping units,
such as 76S, Legend, Venture HC, Vista, and the Alan Map 500.
For Garmin Nuvi series, see this page for instructions/limitations: