Becker Content Manager Mac Software Download

Posted : admin On 12/26/2021

Jul 19, 2018 If you want to update the Becker map pilot, you need the Content Manager software. When you google “becker content manager download”, you’re led to a link which gives you the wrong software. It installs and pretends to be searching, but it will never detect your module because your module is not compatible with this version (version 7). With Content Manager you can browse maps, update and download them by clicking get maps & more button in the menu bar, and update your maps, this feature is mostly paid. You can also backup & restore maps, transfer your contents between pc and Becker PND and many others.

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  1. Why do I need to buy a new map update?An up-to-date map guides you with the most accurate and efficient routing to help you save time. The road network is constantly changing, but having a fresh map ensures you have the wealth of information you need to find your destination with ease. This includes new and updated road networks, new build up areas and thousands of Points of Interest - from petrol stations to airports and from restaurants to hotels. With a new map you can be comfortable knowing that you have the latest information available for your Navigation System, providing you with a better travel experience whether on business or leisure.Top of page
  2. How can I purchase a new map product for my Becker MAP PILOT navigation system?Connect your Becker MAP PILOT to your computer, and start the Becker Content Manager. You may access the corresponding product overview via the Shop navigation item. Add the desired product to your cart, continue shopping or go to checkout.
    Alternatively, you can also purchase an SD map with map data from your authorised Mercedes-Benz dealer.
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  3. How often are new map updates or map products released?You will be provided with up to two map updates per year for your Becker MAP PILOT.Top of page
  4. The supplied map data doesn’t contain a street that I know exists. What can I do?Providers of map material do their best always to keep map material updated; however, there are often changes in the road network. Provide your feedback about roads, which you travelled, at http://mapcreator.here.com/mapcreator/. Please note that registration is required for using the site.Top of page
  5. I have an additional question about my Becker Navigation Map, who can help?If you can't find the answer to your question or for advice on the map inside your Navigation System, we will do our best to respond to your email enquiry within 3 business days if you Contact Us.Top of page

Content Manager - User Guide

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Read this guide to learn how to use Content Manager to browse, buy, download and install updates and extra content to your Becker PND.

To do this, you will need:

  • your Becker navigation device and its USB cable
  • broadband internet connection
  • operating systems installed on your computer: Windows 7, Windows 8, Windows 10. (Please note that Content Manager requires a minimum display resolution of 1024*768.)

1 - Install Content Manager

Installation of the Content Manager is quick and easy. After downloading the application, simply double-click the file to start the installation.

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During the installation process follow the instructions on the screen and select your preferred language.

Before finishing the installation process, you can choose to start the Content Manager immediately or later.

Content Manager has an Auto Update feature, which prompts you to upgrade it at every startup if there is a newer version available. If you choose to upgrade, you will go through the same installation procedure again as described above.

2 - Start using Content Manager (connecting Becker PND and logging in)

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After Content Manager has been installed and started, you will see the main page with detailed instructions on how to start.

The initial steps are:

  1. Connect your Becker PND to your PC.
    • Connect your Becker PND device to your PC with the help of the USB cable.
    • When your device is successfully connected the device name will appear in the bottom-left corner of Content Manager window.
  2. Make sure your PC is connected to the internet.
    • Internet connection is required for Content Manager to verify if any update is available for download, and of course later to download it.
  3. Login or register
    • Please click on to create a user account and follow the instructions.
    • If you already have an account, Login with your username and password.
    • When you have successfully logged in, your username will be shown on the top of all Content Manager screens.

When you buy an update or any extra map the Content Manager will recognize that you have the right to download it.

3 - How to browse and select updates in Content Manager?

After successfully connecting your Becker PND and logging in, you can start browsing updates and extra maps in Content Manager.

Click on button in the menu bar on the left-hand side.

Available updates and extras can be filtered by geographic region or content type (map, 3D package, etc.).

If a content is available for you after payment, the price and a shopping cart icon is shown for that item. You can find out more details about the updates by clicking on .

After you have purchased an update, it is added to the installation queue, and the number of updates awaiting installation is shown on the button.

Click the button to continue with the download and installation of updates.

4 - How to buy updates and extras in Content Manager?

You can start buying by clicking on the shopping cart icon next to the selected item.

When all items are in the cart, click on the button and go through the checkout process.

If you would like to buy additional updates too, simply select and click on for another item, then click the button to add the next item to your cart.

After adding the item to the cart, you will see your cart with a button to start the checkout process.

5 - How to download and install updates to the Becker PND?

If you purchased update(s) to the installation queue, please click on the button in the menu bar on the left side.

The Updates screen shows you the list of:

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  • purchased items (updates or extras),
  • extras added to the installation queue from the Catalogue screen

5.1.) Simple installation

By default, all items belonging to all regions are selected for installation.

If you would like to install all items, click to start the installation process.

If you decide to skip a region for now, Click in and proceed to 5.2.) Advanced options

Depending on your PC's USB port and device capabilities (support for USB 1.1 or USB 2.0) the time needed to make a backup may vary. Please wait until the backup process is completed.

After creating a backup, Content Manager will start downloading and installing the selected updates. A double status bar shows you the progress. Please wait until you receive a message that the operation is completed.

5.2.) Advanced options

You have several options to review the available updates in detail:

  • You can check the exact list of available content belonging to a region by clicking the (i) icon in a table row. This merely provides information, you cannot modify the selection here.

  • You can click to enter the Device content manager.
  • Here you can review the selected updates together with the content that you already have on your device. Clicking on a region on the map will have the same effect as clicking a button in the Action column of the table:
    • In case of a region for which updates are available, you can choose whether you want to Upgrade the region, keep the current content or remove all content belonging to that region entirely.
    • In case of regions without updates, you can keep it as it is or remove all content belonging to that region entirely.
    • Click to start installing the selected updates and performing all selected actions. The installation process is then the same as in the case of simple installation.
    • To make sure you avoid loss of data, please create a backup with Content Manager before performing removal and installation.

You can click in the Device maintenance window to enter the Advanced install wizard.
Here you can review all the selected updates together with the content that you already have on your device item by item.

  • You can sort content items by region, country or content type (such as maps, 3D landmarks, places of interest, and so on). Click any of the option buttons at the top of the table to change the sorting criteria.
  • You can upgrade, keep or remove content items just like in the Basic install wizard. However, here you can make a choice individually for each content item, not just by region. Click the buttons in the After column (or in the title row for a group of content items) to modify the action related to a content item.
  • Please do not remove pre-installed content as this may harm your device. (You can see this under the red bar of the update).
  • You can check the size of each content item, and in case of updates, you can see the change in size compared to the currently installed version of that content. At the bottom of the table, you can review the total change in the space occupied by all content after making the changes that you selected in the table as well as the remaining free space on the device after completing all actions.
  • Click to start installing the selected updates and performing all selected actions. The installation process is then the same as in the case of simple installation.

6 - How to make or restore a backup of the Becker PND?

  • Press the Backup & Restore button in the menu bar on the left-hand side and click on Create Backup.
  • Enter the backup name and click the OK button.
  • The Content Manager will automatically create the backup.

! Attention: Please do not disconnect your Becker PND during the process!