| North America - English
Vehicle Navigation Maps
FAQ's & Submit a Ticket
Manuals & Software Updates
Warranty, Repairs, & Returns
Magellan 60-day Map Guarantee
News and Events
In The News
Tradeshows & Events
Manuals and Software Downloads
Warranty, Repairs & Returns
Magellan 60-Day Map Guarantee
Please ensure that your unit is running the latest
Search Support Center:
-- Entire Support Site --
Knowledgebase and FAQs
Downloads and Manuals
How do I back up the maps from my eXplorist GPS?
You can back up the preloaded background map and or (if applicable detailed map from your eXplorist) 110, 310,510,610 and 710 GPS using VantagePoint which is a free download available from our website by clicking
. Once you install VantagePoint on your computer follow the steps below.
VantagePoint is currently not Mac Compatible
Once you launch VantagePoint you will see a map screen and at the top portion of the screen you will see a tool bar. In the toolbar you will see an option with 4 icons labeled sync under sync you will see a Map icon click onto the map icon.
The transfer maps window will appear select the “Background map” on the right hand side and if you GPS has an optional detailed map you can select that map as well by holding down the ctrl key while selecting the additional detailed map.
Once the maps are copied you will see them on the left hand side of the transfer maps window and they will now be backed up.
04 May 2012 8:28 PM
This article was helpful
This article was not helpful
How can we improve this article?
If you would like to comment on this entry, please use the form below. Comments may be queued for moderation, and will not be published until approved.
Image verification required
Please enter the characters that appear to the right in the space provided. This is just to verify that you are a human.
E-mail Address: (optional)
Kayako Skin by SupportSkins.com
©2011 MiTAC International Corporation. All rights reserved.