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Downloading databases to my panel mount device

To update your aviation panel mount device with current databases, log in to our website www.flyGarmin.com and follow the steps below:

  1. Click the "Devices" tab at the top of the website page
  2. Click the "Add Device" button
  3. Click on the picture of the device you would like to add
  4. Enter the system ID number from the device (Finding the Unit ID on an aviation device)
  5. Select an existing aircraft or create a new aircraft that the device is in
  6. Fill out all required information: Make, Model, Series, Tail number, Year, Serial Number
  7. Click "Add Device and Aircraft"
  8. Click the "Buy Databases" button on the Aircraft Details page.
  9. Select the regions/subscription you would like to purchase.
  10. Click “Add to Cart”
  11. Once the purchase is complete, click the "Install Updates" button on the Fly Garmin Website.
  12. Once the databases are selected, click the "Launch Fly Garmin Desktop" button to open the Fly Garmin for Windows/Mac application. This application will update your unit/card.     
  13. If you don't already have the fly.Garmin application installed on your Mac or PC, you will be prompted to install it first.                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               

Each database will be done in the same manner. This tutorial video may be helpful to answer further questions.

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