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Providing Feedback on
Points of Interest
1. On the Go! page, touch the white
box. Detailed information for the
2. Touch Feedback for the following
• Edit Rating—touch a circle to
give the point of interest (POI)
a rating from 1 to 5 stars.
• Report Error—the item
will be removed from future
searches. Reports will be sent
to Garmin when your nüvi is
connected to a computer. See
• Edit Phone Number—use
the keyboard to change the
Finding a Place by
Spelling the Name
Use the on-screen keyboard to spell
the name of the destination you are
looking for. You can also enter letters
contained in the name to narrow the
1. Touch Where To? > Points of
Interest > Spell Name.
2. Using the on-screen keyboard,
enter letters of the name of your
3. Touch Done.
Using the On-Screen
When an on-screen keyboard
appears, touch a letter or number to
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Touch to add a space. Touch
and to move the cursor
(available on some nüvi models).
to delete a character. Touch
to erase the entire entry.
Touch Mode to select the keyboard
language mode. Touch
enter special characters, such as
punctuation marks. To change the
keyboard layout, see page 38.
Searching Near Another
1. Touch Where To? > Near.
2. Select an option:
• Where I Am Now—search
near your current location. •
A Different City—search near
the city you enter.
• A Recent Destination—
search near recent destination
• A Favorite Destination—
select a destination from
• My Current Route—search
along your active route.
• My Destination—search near
your current destination.
Finding Recently Found
Your nüvi stores the last 50 of your
recent finds in the Recently Found
list. The most-recently viewed places
appear at the top of the list. Touch
Where to? > recently Found to
view your recently found items.
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Deleting Recently Found
To remove all places from the
Recently Found list, touch Clear
> Yes. All items from the list are
removed, but this does not delete the
actual place from your nüvi.
You can save places in your
Favorites so you can quickly find
them and create routes to them.
Your home location is also stored in
Saving Your Current Location
From the Map page, touch . Touch
Save Location to save your current
Saving Places You Find1. From the Go! page, touch Save.
2. Touch OK. The place is saved in
Finding Saved Places1. Touch Where To?.
2. Touch Favorites.
3. Select a category. Your saved
locations are listed.
Editing Saved Places1. Touch Where To? > Favorites.
2. Select the category and the
location you want to edit.
3. Touch Edit.
4. Touch an item to edit:
• Change Name—enter a new
name, and touch Done.
• Attach Photo—select a
picture that you have loaded
on your nüvi or on a memory
card to assign to the location.
• Change Map Symbol—touch
a new symbol used to mark
this location on the map.
• Change Phone Number—
enter a phone number, and
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• Change Categories—select
another category for the
• Delete—touch Yes to remove
this item from the Favorites
Creating and Taking Routes
Touch Where to? > routes. Select
the route you want to take and touch
Creating a Saved Route
Use your nüvi to create and save
routes before your next trip. You can
save up to 10 routes.
1. With a route active, touch Where
to? (or Tools) > Routes > New.
2. Touch Add New Start Point.
3. Find a location as your starting
point, and touch Select.
4. Touch Add New End Point.
5. Find a location as your ending
point, and touch Select. 6.
to add another
location to your route. Touch
to remove a location.
7. Touch Next to calculate your
route and view it on the map.
8. Touch Save to save the route and
Finding a Place Using
Use the Browse Map page to view
different parts of the map. Touch
Where to? > Browse Map.
Tips for Browsing the Map
• Touch the map, and drag to view
different parts of the map.
and to zoom in and
• Touch any object on the map.
An arrow appears, pointing at
the object, and a box displays
information on the location.
When the box displays Press for
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more, several POIs exist at that
location. Press to see the list of
• Touch Save to save this location.
• Touch go! to navigate to the
• If the GPS simulator is on, touch
Set Location to set your location
to the selected location. See page
If you know the geographic
coordinates of your destination, you
can use your nüvi to navigate to your
destination using the latitude and
longitude coordinates. This can be
especially helpful when geocaching.
1. Touch Where To? >
2. Touch the coordinate you want to
Touch Format to select the
correct coordinate format for the
type of map you are using.
4. Enter the coordinates, and touch
Using Photo Navigation
You can load pictures with location
information onto your nüvi and then
create routes to them.
1. Go to http://connect.garmin.com/
photos (not available in all areas)
to download pictures with location
2. Follow instructions on the Web
site to select and load pictures.
3. Touch Where To? > Favorites
> Photos. Pictures with location
information are listed.
4. Touch a picture.