What is Garmin ActiveCaptain®?

Garmin ActiveCaptain For Garmin Marine Electronics

Software / March 13, 2024 / tags: Garmin,

Garmin ActiveCaptain® is a comprehensive boating and marine app and online platform developed by Garmin, a leading manufacturer of GPS and marine electronics. ActiveCaptain® is designed to enhance the boating experience by providing a wide range of features and functionalities for both on-the-water navigation and trip planning. Key Features of Garmin ActiveCaptain® Navigation: ActiveCaptain® offers […]

Why are Garmin Marine Charts & Map updates necessary?

Garmin Marine Charts for Garmin Chartplotters

Software / March 6, 2024 / tags: Garmin,

Garmin Marine charts and map updates are necessary for several reasons, similar to the reasons for updating maps on car GPS devices. However, in the context of boating, there are some specific considerations that make Garmin Marine chart and map updates essential: Navigational Safety Accurate and up-to-date maps are crucial for boating safety. Waterways, including […]

Garmin Software Updates Part 1: Saving Your Profiles

GPSMAP 7616xsv software update

Software / November 27, 2020 / tags:

Garmin software updates give you access to the latest features and ensure trouble-free use, whether you’re accessing essential vessel information via your chartplotter/fishfinder or mobile device. Before updating your Garmin marine electronics, a little system maintenance is strongly recommended, however, – namely, backing up your user data, profiles, and system settings – so you can […]

Garmin ActiveCaptain

Garmin ActiveCaptain

Software / October 27, 2020 / tags: Garmin,

What is Garmin ActiveCaptain? ActiveCaptain is a free all-in-one app that offers the ultimate connected boating experience. This award-winning app allows you to manage your marine experience from nearly anywhere, connecting your Android or iOs smartphone or mobile device directly to your compatible Garmin chartplotter and devices. How Does Garmin ActiveCaptain Work?  You can use […]