Steps How to use TomTom Go

Tomtom is a manufacturer of navigation systems for vehicles and other electronic products such as smart phones and PDAs. To facilitate contacting your technical support service, one can take help of tomtom support number, as well as other ways to communicate with them. The company has offices in the main European capitals, but the most representative one is in Amsterdam. Currently, TomTom is the leader of its sector in the old continent, and its main lines of business are portable navigation, the development of digital maps and the creation of elements for the automotive industry.

The TomTom is a GPS application and maps facing cities and the traffic. Unlike the TomTom GO World, which is paid after 75 miles, the new app is totally free to download and use. The program is an alternative to popular Waze, which uses the information of its users to form a community of drivers who help each other. It offers offline maps, just like Google Maps, while Waze does not yet have a similar function.

With it, the driver can aware about the traffic conditions on several routes; know where there is speed radar, as well as the maximum speed of the road. In addition, you can download various maps. For now, the app is only available for Android phones. See the tutorial below how to use the new TomTom Go map application on your smart phone and if still facing any issue then call at tomtom support number.

How to save offline maps

Step 1. As soon as you open the application for the first time, you can download the maps for your region. At the first screen, tap "Start." Then choose the region where you live and see if your state is entering it.

It is important to pay attention to this point because the division that TomTom Go makes of the regions does not follow the IBGE criteria. For example, the state of Ceara, which is in the Northeast region, is listed in the app in the North region. So, see which states are listed in the region you've chosen, and if that's okay, touch "Download". Select the location of the country to download on TomTom GO

Step 2. Now just wait for the download to be finalized. You can pause or stop the procedure at any time. Once done, just touch the "Next" button. The app will ask for some additional permission for data collection to improve the app. It is up to you to allow it or not.

Step 3. To add your work location access the menu again, only this time touch "My Places". Then choose the "Add Job" option. So just repeat the procedure from step 2 of this topic.

Find places to park vehicle

Step 1. To find good parking locations, go to the menu and look for the "Park" option. On the map, several blue balloons will appear with a "P" (Parking - in English). Finding private parking lots on TomTom Go

Step 2. Touch the parking lot that is closest to your destination and select "Drive" to go directly to it.

Communicate radar

Whenever you go through a place that has speed radar, but that has not yet been indicated on the map of TomTom Go, you can communicate it. Access the application menu and look for the "Communicate radar" option. Touch it to indicate the existence of radar in your current location.

Share arrival time with friends

You can also share your expected arrival time with your friends. Once you have chosen a destination and the app sets the route, the upper right corner of the screen will show the expected time for your arrival. Tap it, and then choose who you want to send the information to and from which application.