Whats in the box
Whats in the box
RDS-TMC Traffic Receiver*
* Not included with all products.
Install your TomTom ONE in your car following the instructions on the installation poster at the start of this book.
To switch on your TomTom ONE, press and hold the On/Off button for 2 seconds. The first time you switch on your device, it may take a short while to
You have to answer a few questions to set up your device.
In rare cases, your ONE may not start correctly or may stop responding to your taps.
First, check that the battery is charged properly. To fully charge the battery, you need to charge it for at least 2 hours.
If this doesnt work, you can reset your device. To do this, press and hold the
Power button for fifteen seconds. Release the Power button when device begins to restart.
Charging your TomTom ONE
Before you use your ONE for the first time, its a good idea to charge it fully
using the home charger, which takes about 2 hours.
There is no charging light on your ONE. To check the battery status and see when your ONE is charging, switch on your device and tap the bottom righthand corner of the screen in the Driving View. The battery status is shown on the next page.
If your TomTom ONE takes longer than 5 minutes to find your current position, make sure that the device is in an open space away from tall objects such as buildings or trees.
When you connect your TomTom ONE to your computer, you can use
TomTom HOME to download information about GPS satellite positions during the next 7 days. This helps your ONE to find your position faster.
Important: Some vehicles have heat reflective shielding in the windshield.
This may prevent your ONE from locating your current position.
Take care of your TomTom ONE
Never leave your TomTom ONE or accessories in view when you leave the car or they may become an easy target for thieves.
You can set a password for your TomTom ONE which must be entered every time you start your ONE.
It is important to take care of your ONE.
Your ONE is not designed for use in extreme temperatures and any such exposure may cause permanent damage.
Do not open the casing of your ONE under any circumstances. Doing so may be dangerous and will invalidate the warranty.
Wipe or dry the screen of your ONE using a soft cloth. Do not use any liquid
When your TomTom ONE starts, you are shown the Driving View along with detailed information about your current location.
Tap the center of the screen at any time to open the Main Menu.
Note: The Driving View is shown in black and white until your ONE locates your current position.
A Tap + and - to zoom in and out.
B Your current position.
C The name of the next major road or road sign information, if applicable.
D Traffic bar - requires an RDS-TMC Traffic Receiver (available as an accessory).
E Navigation instruction for the road ahead.
Tap this area to repeat the last spoken instruction and to change the
F The name of the street you are on.
G Information about your trip such as trip time, remaining distance and arrival
To change the information shown, tap Status bar preferences in the
H GPS signal strength.
Making your first trip
Making your first trip
Planning a route with your TomTom ONE is easy. To plan your first route, follow the steps below.
Important: You should always plan your journey before you start driving. It is dangerous to plan a route while driving.
1. Tap the screen to bring up the main menu.
Note: The buttons on your ONE are shown in full color unless a button is currently unavailable. For example, the button named Find alternative... in the Main Menu is not available until you have planned a route.
2. Tap Navigate to...
3. Tap Address.
When you enter an address, you can choose from the following options:
City center - tap this button to set your destination as the center of a city
Street and house number - tap this button to set an exact address as your destination.
ZIP code - tap this button to enter a ZIP code as your destination.
Note: You can enter a ZIP code for any country. In the UK and the Netherlands,
ZIP codes are detailed enough to identify a house on their own. In other
countries you can enter a ZIP code to identify a town or area. You will then have to enter a street and house number.
Cross street or intersection - tap this button to set your destination as the point where two streets meet.
In this example, we will enter an exact address.
4. Tap Street and house number.
Note: When planning a trip for the first time your ONE asks you to choose a country. Your choice is saved and used for all routes you plan.
You can change this setting at any time by tapping the country flag.
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