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Rand McNally Update

Rand McNally GPS Update

In this article, you will get all the information that you need to install the Rand McNally GPS update. This is much needed for enjoying correct directions, having access to advanced features, and a lot more. 

Rand McNally GPS Update

Informative Procedure For Updating your Rand McNally Device

Given below is complete information directing you to download and install the Rand McNally GPS update. 

  • Download and Install the Rand McNally Dock Application

If you are trying to update your device for the very first time, then you should start with downloading and installing the Rand McNally dock application on the computer system. You will get the download link on “randmcnally.com/dock” and install it by following the directions appearing on your screen. 

  • Plug Your Device to the Computer System

Once you’re done with the software installation, the next step is to establish a valid connection between your computer system and GPS device. To connect, you have to use the USB cable that comes with your purchase product. Attach one end of the cable to the device and another end to the computer system. 

  • Register Your Rand McNally GPS Device

Upon completion of the device connection, you have to register your sat nav device. To do so, you first have to access the application. Next, you will get a window to enter the required information for device registration. All the information you provide must be valid and correct. Once all the fields are filled, you have to tap “Submit”.

  • Get the Available Update

In the main interface of your Rand McNally Dock application, locate the “Update” option. This button can be either “Grey” or “Green”. Grey color means the updates are available. On the other hand, Green color states your device is up-to-date. 

If you get a grey color update button, then click the button to get access to available updates. On clicking the button, your device will begin its search for the updates. 

  • Download the Rand McNally GPS Update on your system

When the list of updates will display on your screen, you have to go through its information. You will find the size, number of downloading files, etc. informing you about the update. Tap the “Download” button located beside the update. When you click the tab, the update will start downloading. After a wait of a few minutes, you will find your file downloaded. 

  • Transfer the Update on your system

The final step of the process is to transfer the update that you have downloaded. In order to do so, click the “Transfer” button. When you click the button, the transfer process will begin. On completion of the process i.e. after 2-3 minutes, the completion message will prompt on your screen.  

How to Correct the Rand McNally GPS Update Process Issues?

At the time of the Rand McNally GPS update, you might experience some errors that impact the process negatively. Fixing these errors is much needed to complete the process and start using the device to get the correct information. The following are some of the troubleshooting steps that will help to correct the Rand McNally GPS update error.

  • Ensure your device fulfills all the system requirements
  • Perform GPS Device Repair
  • Check the Dock Setup file you have downloaded, it must be compatible with your Operating system.
  • Try restarting your Rand McNally GPS device
  • Make sure your device is well connected to the internet connection