How to Update a TomTom One XL

by Jay Darrington
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TomTom recommends that you update your One XL GPS receiver frequently to ensure that you have up-to-date information about streets, speed limits and points of interest. The TomTom One XL includes a limited period of free map and application updates, which allows you to stay current on road information when you are on the go.

Step 1

Connect the TomTom One XL to your PC using the receiver's USB Cable.

Step 2

Launch the TomTom Home software on your PC and log in to your account.

Click "Tools" and select "Use Latest Map Guarantee" to begin the update.


  • TomTom recommends updating your GPS receiver immediately after activating it for the first time so you'll have the latest information.


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About the Author

Jay Darrington has been a professional writer since 2006, specializing in technology. He has published on several online blogs, including iTech24, iPhoneland and Tech101. He holds a Bachelor of Arts in communication technology from California State University.

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