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The Garmin nüvi Pocket Guide, Second Edition by Jason D. O’Grady

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3. Where To?

The main screen (Figure 3.1), also known as the Where To? View Map screen, is an integral part of the nüvi user interface because it acts as a hub for your navigation experience. After powering up a nüvi (and tapping Agree on the warning screen), you’ll be greeted by the main screen and given a choice of two icons. This chapter focuses on the Where To? interface and how you use it to plan a trip.

Figure 3.1. The nüvi’s main screen.

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Tip

Newer model nüvis (1200-, 1300-, and 1400-series) have a nice feature that allows you to quickly jump back home. Just hold down the back arrow button in the bottom-left corner of any menu ...

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