Magellan content manager is software that gives you all the latest updates, including the map updates and software updates. Suppose you are trying to update any Magellan unit. You need to update the gps through the Magellan content manager. Most of the time, the user comes with the same question whether they need a Magellan content manager for every device to get the latest updates, and the answer is yes, to update any Magellan unit, you need software installed in the computer, which is called Magellan content manager. Here we will guide you on how you can easily update any model of Magellan with simple and ease/.
To staring updating the Magellan gps, you need a windows or mac computer. First, turn on the Magellan gps and connect the device to the computer through the USB cable. Once you have done that, you will get a pop that says the device is associated with the computer.
After that, simply open the browser on your computer and visit the Magellan gps website. Once you are on the official website, you wil ask to sign up before you can start using the Magellan content manager. Just simple fill in all the required details and sign up. After this, it will ask you to sign in to the website. Once you sign in to the website portal, it will take you to the Magellan content manager home page; in the home pages, it will show whether the Magellan gps is connected to the computer or not. If your Magellan gps is connected to the computer, then it gives you an option that says download update at the bottom of the screen. You can just simple click on the download updates. After that, it shows you how much time it will take to complete all the updates. Once the updates are started, leave gps as it is connected to the computer and wait for it to finish. While updating the Magellan gps, try to avoid using the computer because it may lead to the updates failing. While updating the Magellan gps, the laptop needs fast internet to complete the updates.
Most of the time, updates get failed, and the gps cannot finish the updates. The primary reason behind the failed updates are Slow internet, gps disconnected from the computer, low battery on th gps. To avoid those primary reasons behind the gps updates failing, make sure the gps is fully charged and connected to the computer in a right so it won’t get disconnected from the laptop. If you get the updates failed error, please disconnect the Magellan gps to the computer, wait for 30 seconds, and reconnect the gps to the laptop. After that, kindly go to the Magellan content manager and restart the updates.
If you still get an error that says updates failed or paused, please chat with our live chat technicians.