The TomTom ONE is a base model automobile navigation device. The first TomTom ONE was released in November, 2005.

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ive tried everything to try to restart, reboot, sat outside like fool to get some kind of signal, NOTHING. TOMTOM ISNT SUPPORTIVE AT aLL. what do i do? toss it?

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melanie, try to reset your TomTom :"Check that the battery is charged properly. Charge your device for at least 2 hours before trying to turn it on again. Make sure the charging light on your device is on.

Remove the SD card

If your device uses an SD card, remove it.

Reset your device.

Use a straightened paper clip, or something similar, to push the reset button for at least 20 seconds. See the pictures below for where to find the reset button.

Turn your device on.

Press the On/off button for at least 5 seconds.

Insert the SD card

If your device uses an SD card, insert the SD card.

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the other things you can try if a reset does not work is to "Run the Clear Flash tool.

- Download the clear flash tool from http://www.tomtom.com/6178 and follow the instructions on this web page.

- Once this has completed, switch your TomTom off, disconnect it from the PC and then switch your TomTom back on.

Run Disk Error Checking

- Connect the TomTom device to the computer.

- Go to My Computer and right-click on the removable drive called "TomTom": and select Properties.

- Select Tools.

- At the top, in the "Error-checking" section, press Check Now.

- Check both boxes and press Start. this may take a few minutes. from hereand here

Hope this helps, good luck.

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If your TomTom is not turning on, the first thing I would do is replace the battery. Here's how to do it: TomTom ONE Battery Replacement

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it turns on, just stays at opening screen, and doesnt even power off

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