Updating the device is not hard, nor does it cost money; however, it is time consuming.
Magellan estimates downloading the update takes 5 1/2 hours on a cable connection.
Wait for the program to automatically search for any software updates for your Magellan Maestro.
If there is an update available, you will hit "Yes" on the confirmation screen to install it on your GPS.
Click "I Want to Download this Update."Scroll to the bottom of the update page. Otherwise, it is erased during the hard reset/update procedure.