Registering a Garmin product online has a number of benefits. The user after registering the device will be able to receive the important updates for the device, recall information and get access to Mygarmin account. From here, the compatible devices and maps list can be checked which will be proven helpful during the setup.
1st step: Go to the online product registration page of Garmin products. If you don’t know the URL of this page, you can ask experts.
2nd step: Select the language of your choice in next step. By default ‘English’ is selected for US users but you can select any other out of the given options like Spanish, Italian and Portuguese.
3rd step: Select the category under which your product falls. The devices are categorized on the basis of phones, Automotive, fitness, Marine, data card and outdoor services.
4th step: Login to the Mygarmin account or if you are not registered yet, then create an account first. For this, enter the valid email address and the username. Apart from this, enter the password which is minimum of 8 characters.
5th step: Key-in the serial number of your device after locating from the hardware. If you have the manual of that device, you can check it from there even. Different devices have different places for the serial number. In mobile GPS, the device serial number is given at the bottom of the device. If you are facing difficulty in locating it, you can click on the ‘Where is my serial number’ link directly from the website. If there is no serial number, then it means you are using eTrex device.
6th step: Confirm registration by clicking on ‘Next’ and the device will be registered after this. The Garmin Nuvi registration is complete thereafter.
7th step: In case you are using the Automotive GPS device, the on-screen prompts and instructions must be read to start downloading the Garmin communicator.
8th step: If prompted or asked, connect the GPS to the computer with the help of USB cable provided in the GPS box. If the cable is not available, you can use spare cable available at home.
9th step: Enter device information as asked on the page and press ‘Continue’. You will be taken to the login page again, where the ‘Mygarmin’ login username and password are to be entered. The device is now successfully registered after step 9.