How does TomTom know traffic?
TomTom uses smartphones for live traffic service – how TomTom is cutting the price of sat navs with live traffic by allowing you to use your smartphone to connect the sat nav to the internet.
How do I set up my TomTom go basic?
Connecting your phone Tap Settings , then tap Bluetooth® . Tap Add Phone . Install the TomTom MyDrive app on your phone. Follow the steps in the app to connect your devices and complete the setup.
How do I get traffic on my TomTom?
Activate LIVE Services Switch on your car ignition. Switch on your TomTom LIVE device. Go to the Main Menu and select Activate LIVE .
How do I get to the main menu on my TomTom?
On the map view or guidance view, select the Main Menu button to open the Main Menu. The following buttons and symbols are available in the Main Menu screen, in addition to the navigation buttons: Select this button to open the Settings Menu. Select this button to open the Help Menu.
What TomTom do I have?
Your TomTom GPS unit has a serial number printed on its box and on the device itself that you can use on the official TomTom website to find the model.
What do the different flags on the TomTom display mean?
Several other locations can be shown on the TomTom’s display. A green flag with the word ‘Go’ symbolises your departure location. A red flag is used to mark your destination location. A round red ball is a symbol for one of your saved ‘Favorite’ locations.
How is my location shown on the TomTom display?
Your location will be shown on the display screen as a large arrow, unless you personalise it with another symbol. This symbol will follow the route as you drive. Several other locations can be shown on the TomTom’s display.
What do the symbols on the MAP Mean?
A green flag with the word ‘Go’ symbolises your departure location. A red flag is used to mark your destination location. A round red ball is a symbol for one of your saved ‘Favorite’ locations. A house symbol shows your ‘Home’ location.
How do I enable the TomTom Traffic  menu?
From the main screen, open the menu option Traffic  . You will be prompted to enter the login and password of your TomTom Traffic account. OK , then enter password and select OK . The Traffic  menu will now be enabled.