Updating the maps on your GPS device used to be a complete pain in the butt.You'd have to order your update on CD, DVD, or SD card and wait for it to arrive in the mail.Click on “N” number and click on Data Bases at left side of the box.In your Aircraft Tab you will see radio buttons on the left side for your G1000 device that list the databases you can download as: Insert the NAV DATA card from the aircraft (from top slot on the MFD or use your own supplied SD card) into the SD reader of your computer. Follow screen instructions which will find the SD card, then ask to install.Getting Official Garmin Map Updates Using Maps from Other Sources Community Q&A Before you go on a road trip, you may want to update the maps on your Garmin Nuvi GPS device so you have the latest map data and won’t get lost.
Or, if you have used the Garmin Connect Mobile app to pair your device with your compatible phone, your vívosmart will automatically sync throughout the day.
Remove the cards from your aircraft and take to your computer.
You should have a PFD card in the lower slot of the PFD and an MFD card in the lower slot of the MFD.
Should you ever want to manually sync with your phone, just press and hold the vívosmart screen, then select the sync icon (arrows).
vívokí – Pass within range of your vívohub wireless access client to transfer your data, or pair the device with the Garmin Connect Mobile app on your compatible phone.