How to Update a TomTom One XL

by Jay Darrington

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.


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


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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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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