Shut-down images

Every time you turn off your TomTom navigation device an image is displayed for a few seconds.  The default picture on your TomTom device reminds you to take the device with you when you leave the car.  You can choose a different shut-down image, or create your own.

Creating a shut-down image using a graphics program

Standard screen devices

You can create a new shut-down image using a graphics program such as Photoshop.

1.Create an image of 320 x 240 pixels in size (RIDER, ONE, GO Classic, GO 300/500/700).
2.Save the image as a 24 bit bitmap file with the filename antitheft.bmp.
3.Replace the antitheft.bmp file in the root of your TomTom device with the new image file.

Wide screen devices

You can create a new shut-down image using a graphics program such as Photoshop.

1.Create an image of 480 x 272 pixels in size (ONE XL, GO 510/710/910 and higher).
2.Save the image as a 24 bit bitmap file with the filename antitheftw.bmp.
3.Replace the antitheftw.bmp file in the root of your TomTom device with the new image file.