Garmin nuvi 42LM Owner's Manual

Garmin nuvi 42LM Manual

Garmin nuvi 42LM manual table of contents:

  • Garmin nuvi 42LM | Owner's Manual - Page 1
    nüvi 42/52 Series ® Owner's Manual December 2012 190-01530-00_0A Printed in Taiwan
  • Garmin nuvi 42LM | Owner's Manual - Page 2
    ...for any purpose without the express prior written consent of Garmin. Garmin hereby grants permission to download a single copy of this manual onto a hard ... the Garmin logo, MapSource® and nüvi® are trademarks of Garmin Ltd. or its subsidiaries, registered in the USA and other ...
  • Garmin nuvi 42LM | Owner's Manual - Page 3
    Table of Contents Getting Started 1 Mounting the Device 1 About myDashboard 2 About Garmin Express 3 Turning Off the Device 4 Transferring Files from Your Computer 16 Deleting Files 17 Customizing the Device 17 Finding Locations 5 About ...
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    ... 23 Contacting Garmin Product Support���������������� 23 Troubleshooting ���������������������������������������������� 24
  • Garmin nuvi 42LM | Owner's Manual - Page 5
    Getting Started  ee the Important Safety and Product S Information guide in the product box for product warnings and other ... • Free map update (page 3). Notice Before mounting the device, see the Important Safety and Product Information guide for information about laws pertaining to windshield ...
  • Garmin nuvi 42LM | Owner's Manual - Page 6
    ... the lever ➋ back toward the windshield. 3 Press the mount ➌ up and into the opening on the back of the device until it snaps into place....About myDashboard Use myDashboard to register your device, check for software and map updates, access product manuals and support, and more. Getting Started
  • Garmin nuvi 42LM | Owner's Manual - Page 7
    ... and map updates, access product manuals and support, and more. Setting Up Garmin Express 1 Connect a USB cable ➊ to the... instructions. Activating Lifetime Maps 1 Go to www.garmin.com/lifetimeupdater. 2 Follow the on-screen instructions. 2 Connect the other end of the ...
  • Garmin nuvi 42LM | Owner's Manual - Page 8
    ... main menu. The status bar icons display information about features on the device. You can select some icons to change settings or view additional information. GPS signal status. Current time. Battery status. Changing the Screen Brightness 1 Select Settings > Display > Brightness. or . 2 Select ...
  • Garmin nuvi 42LM | Owner's Manual - Page 9
    ... On-Screen Buttons Using the On-Screen Keyboard to erase the entire • Select and hold entry. • Select Mode to select the keyboard language mode...to add a space. • Select to change the character case. • Select and to move the cursor. • Select to delete a character. Finding Locations ...
  • Garmin nuvi 42LM | Owner's Manual - Page 10
    ... contain points of interest, such as restaurants, hotels, and auto services. 5 Enter all or part of the name. 6 Select Done. Searching Near Another Location By ... another city or location. 1 Select Where To? > Near. 2 Select an option, and select OK. 3 If necessary, select a location...
  • Garmin nuvi 42LM | Owner's Manual - Page 11
    ... the onscreen keyboard, entering the location's address or coordinates, browsing the map, and more. Going Home Select Where To? > Go Home. Finding a Location...? > Favorites > Home. 2 Select the information balloon. 3 Select Delete, and select Yes. Editing Your Home Location Information 1 Select ...
  • Garmin nuvi 42LM | Owner's Manual - Page 12
    ... an option: • Select Spell City, enter the city, and select Done. • Select Search All to ... all cities in the state or province. 4 Enter the address number, and select Done. 5 Enter the street name, and select Done. 6 If necessary, select the street. 7 If necessary, select the address. ...
  • Garmin nuvi 42LM | Owner's Manual - Page 13
    ... can find a location using latitude and longitude coordinates. This method can be helpful ... the longitude coordinate. 6 Enter the new coordinate, and select Done. 7 Select Next. 8 Select... more information for the location. • Select ➌ to zoom in and out. • Select ➍ to create a turn-by-turn...
  • Garmin nuvi 42LM | Owner's Manual - Page 14
    ... receiving satellite signals, you can use the GPS simulator to set a simulated location. 1 Select Settings > System. 2 Select GPS Simulator > On > OK. 3 From the main menu, select Where To? > Browse Map..... 2 Select Save Location. 3 Enter a name, and select Done. 4 Select OK. The location ...
  • Garmin nuvi 42LM | Owner's Manual - Page 15
    3 4 5 6 Select a Favorite. Select the information balloon. Select Edit. Select an option: • Select Change Name. • To change the symbol used to mark the Favorite on a map, select Change Map Symbol. • Select Change Phone Number. • To assign categories to the Favorite, select Change ...
  • Garmin nuvi 42LM | Owner's Manual - Page 16
    ...limit signs and to use safe driving judgment at all times. Garmin will not be responsible for any traffic fines or citations that you .... A checkered flag marks your destination. As you travel, the device guides you to the destination with voice prompts, arrows on the map, and directions at the top of...
  • Garmin nuvi 42LM | Owner's Manual - Page 17
    ...your location. From the map, select the vehicle icon. Finding Nearby Services 1 From the map, select the vehicle icon. 2 Select Hospitals, Police Stations, or... Trip Information The trip information page displays your present speed and provides statistics about your trip. TIP: If you make frequent ...
  • Garmin nuvi 42LM | Owner's Manual - Page 18
    ... a List of Turns When you are navigating a route, you can view all of the turns and maneuvers for your entire route and the distance between turns. 1 Select the text bar on the top of the map. Viewing the Entire Route on the Map 1 While navigating an...
  • Garmin nuvi 42LM | Owner's Manual - Page 19
    ... of the map. The preview includes the distance to the turn or maneuver and the lane in which you should be traveling, if ... . 2 Select Junction View. Data Management You can store files, such as JPEG image files, on your device. The device has a memory card slot for additional data storage. NOTE: ...
  • Garmin nuvi 42LM | Owner's Manual - Page 20
    ...Types The device supports the following file types: • Maps and GPX waypoint files from MapSource® • GPI custom POI files from Garmin POI Loader. Insert a memory card ...electronics supplier, or purchase pre-loaded Garmin mapping software (www.garmin.com /trip_planning). In addition to map...
  • Garmin nuvi 42LM | Owner's Manual - Page 21
    5 Open the Garmin or memory card drive or volume. 6 Select Edit > Paste. The file appears in the list of files in the device memory or on the memory card. 1 2 3 4 Open the Garmin drive or volume.... Simulator-stops the device from receiving a GPS signal, and saves battery power. • Units-...
  • Garmin nuvi 42LM | Owner's Manual - Page 22
    ... all functions that require significant operator attention and could become a distraction while driving....software version number, the unit ID number, and information about several other software features....switches between the two based on the sunrise time and the sunset time for your current location ...
  • Garmin nuvi 42LM | Owner's Manual - Page 23
    • Current Time-manually set the time on your nüvi. Select Automatic to have the device set the time based on your ... text to the selected language. NOTE: Changing the text language does not change the language of user-entered data or map data, such as street names. • Keyboard-sets the language ...
  • Garmin nuvi 42LM | Owner's Manual - Page 24
    ... map. TIP: To purchase additional map products, go to www.garmin.com/us/maps. Appendix Caring for Your Device notice Avoid dropping your device and operating it in high-shock and ... custom safety cameras (page 23). See www.garmin.com/safetycamera for more information. Restoring Settings You ...
  • Garmin nuvi 42LM | Owner's Manual - Page 25
    .... • Do not keep your unit in the glove compartment. • Register your device at http://my.garmin .com. Erasing User Data the device screen. window appears. Cleaning ... until the pop-up 4 Select Yes to clear all user data. All original settings are restored. Any items ...
  • Garmin nuvi 42LM | Owner's Manual - Page 26
    ... fuse, do not lose any of the small pieces and make sure they are put back in the .... 2 Remove the end piece, the metal tip, and the fuse (glass and metal cylinder). 22 Removing Suction... each year for the life of your device. For more information on nüMaps Lifetime and complete terms and conditions...
  • Garmin nuvi 42LM | Owner's Manual - Page 27
    ....garmin.com, and click Maps & Accessories. Purchasing Accessories Go to http://buy.garmin.com. Safety Cameras Garmin is not ... Support if you have any questions about this product. • Go to www.garmin.com/support. • In the USA, call (913) 397.8200 or 1-800-800-1020. • In the UK, call 0808 ...
  • Garmin nuvi 42LM | Owner's Manual - Page 28
    Troubleshooting Problem Solution My device is not acquiring • Select Settings > System > GPS Simulator > Off. satellite signals • Make sure your device is out of parking garages and away from tall buildings and trees. • Remain stationary for several minutes. The suction cup ...
  • Garmin nuvi 42LM | Owner's Manual - Page 29
    ... see any new removable drives in my list trouble assigning drive letters to your device drives. Refer to your operating system of drives. Help file to learn how to map or assign drive letters. 1...USB cable into a USB port on your computer and into your device. The device automatically turns ...
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    www.garmin.com/support 913-397-8200 1-800-800-1020 00 32 2 672 52 ...Hounsdown Business Park Southampton, Hampshire, SO40 9LR UK Garmin Corporation No. 68, Zhangshu 2nd ...trademarks may not be used without the express permission of Garmin. Windows® is a registered trademarks of Microsoft Corporation in ...



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Garmin nuvi 42LM Manual