Below is my successful experience in updating Mazda SD card. I use Mac and it sees the SD card with no issue by doing it my way. The software should automatically detects that it's a "Mazda Navigation System NB1" SD card. Download the latest update which is actually will be saved in your computer hard drive, not on the SD card yet. After finishing download, your Tom Tom HOME software will unknowingly disconnect your SD card.
You DO NOT need to format the card as to what the software asks you to do.
The Gracenote media database improves voice recognition of artist and album names.
For instructions on how to update Gracenote, click here.
– If you need help accessing your vehicle's SD card, refer to your owner's manual.
– Instructions may vary, depending on your system's version of software.
– Once you begin this process, do NOT exit Naviextras Toolbox or remove the SD card until the update is complete.
Doing so may corrupt the SD card and require installation of the backup.
Combined with all other multimedia functions, in-dash navigation enables a more comfortable driving experience Map updates and data Why do I need to buy a new map update?– Mazda will provide free map updates for 3 years (for some markets, 1 year of free map updates may apply).Mazda Toolbox is an application that enables you to see all available updates, download the necessary files from the internet and upload updates and new content to your infotainment system. v4.2 [rev2050491#b17] Supported platforms: • Windows 7 • Windows 8 • Windows 10 • OSX 10.8 or later Please note that Toolbox requires a minimum display resolution of 1024*768 and 10 Gb free space on your hard drive.This includes new and updated road networks, new build up areas, and thousands of Points of Interest—from gas stations to airports to restaurants and hotels.
With a new map, you can be comfortable knowing that you have the latest information available for your MAZDA Infotainment system, providing you with a better overall travel experience. MAZDA uses HERE Maps as their provider because they are the world leader in premium-quality digital map data and content.– Be sure your PC has enough available memory to accommodate the file size.