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TomTom HOME

TomTom HOME is the easiest way to manage content on your TomTom device.

You can use your TomTom device and all the features straight out of the box, and with TomTom HOME desktop software, you can get even more out of it. TomTom HOME is FREE and ensures that your TomTom device is always up-to-date.

  • Always stay up to date

  • Personalise your TomTom device

  • Buy maps, content or subscribe to services

  • Backup your device

TomTom HOME

Stay up to date

  • Check if your new device has the latest map installed

  • Download free daily map corrections with Map Share

  • Receive frequent updates of your services

  • Download the latest TomTom software

Shop

  • Shop for new maps

  • Download premium content like fun celebrity voices

  • Subscribe to services such as Fuel Prices and more

Personalise

  • Download free content to personalise your device

  • New content is added every day, so visit regularly to see what’s new

Manage

  • Make a backup of your TomTom GPS device’s content – just in case

TomTom HOME

It's quick and easy!

TomTom Home - Download Windows TomTom Home - Download MAC

Download TomTom HOME  for NAVIGATOR 6 for Windows
Information about the system requirements for Windows
 
Download TomTom HOME  for NAVIGATOR 6 for MAC OSX
Information about the system requirements for MAC OSX

TomTom HOME is the easiest way to manage content on your TomTom device. Downloading and installing HOME is easy and quick. Once installed, just connect your TomTom GPS device to your computer by using your USB cable and turn it on.

Every time you start up TomTom HOME, it will automatically detect if your TomTom device is connected and offer you any available updates, check if your maps are up-to-date and install any new MapShare edits. Connect often to get the latest and the greatest in user-generated content!

If you have a GO 1000 Series, VIA device or all new GO range device you will need to download MyDrive support application instead.

FAQ TomTom HOME

What are the system requirements to download TomTom HOME for Windows?

For all TomTom GO, ONE, XL, RIDER and NAVIGATOR 7 devices, the system requirements for Windows are:
Windows XP, Vista, or Windows 7 (newest servicepacks required)
Pentium III or higher
256 MB RAM, 512 recommended
Internet connection (Broadband - DSL/cable/LAN) for downloading updates, maps or services
The TomTom HOME software is a 20MB download requiring 50MB of disk space when installed

For NAVIGATOR 6 devices, the system requirements for Windows are:
Windows XP Vista or Windows 7 (newest servicepacks required)
500 MHz processor or better
128 MB RAM
Internet connection (preferably broadband - DSL/Cable/LAN) for downloading updates maps or services
Internet Explorer version 5.0 or higher

Please note that the following MOBILE & NAVIGATOR versions are not supported by TomTom HOME:
MOBILE
MOBILE 5
NAVIGATOR 1
NAVIGATOR 2
NAVIGATOR 3
NAVIGATOR 2004
NAVIGATOR 5

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Can I buy TomTom Services via HOME and use them straight away?

Yes, you can subscribe to TomTom Services via HOME. All you need is a valid credit card to make your payment for the paid services.

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If I have a TomTom LIVE device, do I still need to connect to TomTom HOME to get updates?

Your TomTom LIVE device receives live updates over-the-air to services such as TomTom Traffic and Fuel Prices.

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What is the difference between TomTom LIVE Services and TomTom Services via HOME?

TomTom LIVE Services is a bundle of real-time navigation services. Information and updates are sent straight to your device over the air, saving you time, money and stress. To take advantage of TomTom LIVE Services you need to have a LIVE connected device. Click here to view available LIVE devices.

If you do not have a LIVE connected device however, you can still subscribe other useful and smart services via TomTom HOME. Some of these services require instant updates (services such as TomTom Traffic™ or Buddies), so you will need a wireless connection set up via your mobile phone (for example via GPRS).

You can also receive extra updates for your LIVE Services subscription via TomTom HOME.

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Can I also buy TomTom LIVE Services via TomTom HOME?

Yes, this is possible if you already have a GO LIVE connected device. On each of these devices you get the LIVE Services subscription for free for the first three months. This can be extended via TomTom HOME. At the moment you can receive TomTom LIVE Services via the TomTom GO 940 LIVE, GO 740 LIVE and GO 540 LIVE.

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What is the difference between TomTom LIVE Services and TomTom Services via HOME?

TomTom LIVE Services is a bundle of real-time navigation services. Information and updates are sent straight to your device over the air, saving you time, money and stress. To take advantage of TomTom LIVE Services you need to have a LIVE connected device: the TomTom GO 940 LIVE, GO 740 LIVE or GO 540 LIVE.

If you do not have a LIVE connected device however, you can still subscribe to a lot of other useful and fun services via TomTom HOME. Some of these services require instant updates (services such as TomTom Traffic™ or Buddies), so you will need a wireless connection set up via your mobile phone (for example via GPRS).

You can also receive extra updates for your LIVE Services subscription via TomTom HOME.

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What are the system requirements to download TomTom HOME for Mac OSX?

For all TomTom GO, ONE, XL, RIDER and NAVIGATOR 7 devices, the system requirements for MAC OSX are:
Mac OSX 10.5 or higher
500 MHz G3 processor or better
256MB RAM
Internet connection (preferably broadband - DSL/Cable/LAN) for downloading updates, maps or services

For NAVIGATOR 6 devices, the system requirements for MAC OSX are:
Mac OS X 10.5 or higher
500 MHz G3 processor or better
256MB RAM
Internet connection (preferably broadband - DSL/Cable/LAN) for downloading updates, maps or services
TomTom HOME software is a 20MB download requiring 30MB of disk space when installed

Please note that the following MOBILE & NAVIGATOR versions are not supported by TomTom HOME:
MOBILE
MOBILE 5
NAVIGATOR 1
NAVIGATOR 2
NAVIGATOR 3
NAVIGATOR 2004
NAVIGATOR 5

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How often do I need to connect to TomTom HOME?

For the best navigation experience available, we recommend you connect to TomTom HOME on a weekly basis. That way, you can get frequent QuickGPSfix, free map edits from the Map Share™ community and check out what new content is available to download.

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How often do I need to connect to TomTom HOME?

To get the best navigation experience available, we recommend you connect to TomTom HOME on a weekly basis. That way, you can get frequent QuickGPSfix, free map corrections from the Map Share™ community and check out what new content is available to download.

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What do I need to connect my TomTom device to my computer?

Every TomTom device comes with a USB cable in the box. Just connect your TomTom GPS device to your computer with the cable. You will need to have TomTom HOME installed on your computer first, however. You can do this on our Download HOME page.

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Do I need to search for updates every time I connect to TomTom HOME?

Whenever there are updates available, TomTom HOME will automatically ask you whether you want to install these as soon as you connect your TomTom device. When accepted, the download starts automatically.

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Can I receive updates from other TomTom users via TomTom HOME?

Yes, you can be part of the TomTom community via TomTom HOME. You can upload data yourself to share these with other users via HOME. You can also download changes made by other TomTom users to your GPS navigation system.

For example, via TomTom Map Share you can quickly and easily make corrections on your map and share these with other users.

But also Points of Interest, Voices, Color Schemes and a lot more interesting services and features to personalize your TomTom device, can be downloaded personalized. See also Personalize your TomTom device for more information.

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