no post code search on XXL

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  1. dshague

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    i have just bought a tom tom XXL there is no post code search .
    when you try to use the key pad there is no space on it .if you typed in S116ND
    S11 click on this and it will ask for street .
    you need a full post code search to find those CL down on the farm .
    if any one as a XXL please can you tell me if this is how it works or is it me .:Doh:
     
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    You don't need a space just type the whole thing in. :thumb:
     
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    if you do that it dos not work thank you :Doh:
     
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    Then i think you have a fault my wife has the start 20 I have the start 25 my last unit was the go 720 and they all work without a space. :Smile:
     
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    Type the whole code in, it will bring up a couple beneath the "type" bar just tap the one you want. :Smile:
     
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    When I retired I was given a XXL but when I wanted to download bits into it I couldn't, luckerly I had the receipt so took it back to the shop it was bought and was told Tomtom had issues with the XXL, they give me the XL and refunded the difference,
     
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    We have an xxl, hit "Navigate to" then "address". You should then get a screen giving the options of city centre, address, postcode and junction. Select postcode and type it in - cant remember if we put a space in or not but we have found many a remote CL with it.

    Best of luck
     
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    Make sure it is up to date...Connect to your pc (after installing tomtom home) and see if an update is available.
     
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    I can also tell you - never be afraid to ring the TT Helpline. They are exactly what they say - extremely Helpful !!
     
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    ...unless you are chasing an order that should have been delivered within 4 days and has been almost two weeks :Angry:

    I find that there are a couple of very helpful tomtom USERS on tomtom's forum that are very quick and helpful though.

    And use saynoto0970 to get their number because there published one costs a fortune.
     
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    thank you for all your help ,i allways keep tom tom updated and have down loaded post codes .its still the same ,going to take back to halfords and have a chat .
     
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