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Great News! We'd like to upgrade you to a new generation CoPilot for FREE!

We've just launched a brand new app called CoPilot GPS. As an existing CoPilot Live customer you can unlock turn-by-turn voice-guided navigation features in this app for free!

By upgrading, you'll continue to enjoy unlimited CoPilot Live navigation, only better - and with regular app updates in the future. Plus, we'll restore all your existing CoPilot Live Favorites, Recents and subscriptions!

CoPilot GPS gives you our latest and greatest navigation features, including alternate routes, drag and drop route editing, and a sleek new user interface designed specifically for the latest smartphones and tablets.
*Important: You do not need to delete your CoPilot Live v8 app in order to upgrade

Here's how to upgrade:
  1. Download our latest CoPilot Live v8 free app update from the App Store or Google Play (Android Market). If you purchased your CoPilot Android app from the CoPilot Live Webstore, visit www.copilotlive.com/androidinstall on your Android device to download the latest update.
    Important: It may take a few moments to launch your app after this major update, please be patient!
  2. Launch your CoPilot Live navigation app and sign in with your existing CoPilot ID.
    Click here if you forgot your password?
  3. Tap Upgrade Now. You will be asked if you would like to back up your v8 Favorites, Recents and subscriptions before upgrading. Choose Yes to start back up or No to continue without backing up. Please be patient as this may take a few moments.
  4. Once your CoPilot Live has successfully completed the backup, you'll be automatically directed to the App Store/Google Play to download the new app, CoPilot GPS.
  5. The first time you launch CoPilot GPS, sign in with your existing CoPilot ID (the same one you signed in with on your v8 app) to activate your free upgrade, transfer any of your v8 purchases and restore your v8 favorites and recent places. It will take a few moments to restore everything. Please note if you tap Create Later you will have to go to MyCoPilot > Register or Sign In to complete the upgrade.
  6. On the My Maps screen, tap Get Maps. Choose the map region you wish to download from the list.
  7. The status of your map download will be displayed. Here you can choose to pause, resume or cancel the map download.
  8. Once the map download is complete, the map will be stored on-board your device. Now you're ready to start navigating!

Frequently Asked Questions


Upgrading from CoPilot Live v8 to CoPilot GPS

  1. How do I find my CoPilot ID in CoPilot Live v8 for the free upgrade?
  2. You can find your CoPilot ID (email address) in CoPilot Live v8 by tapping MENU > LIVE SERVICES > LIVE LINK > OPTIONS > ACCOUNT SETTINGS > EDIT
  3. What can I do if I forgot my CoPilot ID Password?
  4. You can find your CoPilot ID password by clicking the FORGOT PASSWORD link in the CoPilot Live v8 application. This will send an email to the CoPilot ID email address you have entered.
  5. What if I no longer have access to my CoPilot ID email address?
  6. Unfortunately you won't be able to receive the Password Reset email and won't be able to use that CoPilot ID. Please contact Support for help.
  7. I purchased my Android app from the CoPilot Webstore, can I still complete the upgrade?
  8. Yes you can still upgrade. You will need to download the free CoPilot GPS application from Google Play, then enter your CoPilot ID when prompted.
  9. I already have CoPilot Live Premium - do I need to download CoPilot GPS?
  10. No, there is no need for CoPilot Live Premium customers to download the CoPilot GPS app or complete the upgrade. You have all the latest navigation features in your CoPilot Live Premium app.
  11. Can I still use CoPilot Live v8 on my device?
  12. Yes, but we will be discontinuing support for the CoPilot Live v8 apps, so we strongly suggest you upgrade to CoPilot GPS.
  13. Will I be able to transfer my GPS tracks from CoPilot Live v8 to CoPilot GPS?
  14. No that is not possible.
  15. Can I transfer my favorites and recents from CoPilot Live v8 to CoPilot GPS?
  16. Yes, if you back up your favorites to the CoPilot Live Cloud, then you will be able to restore these in CoPilot GPS. We guide you through this process when you begin the upgrade in CoPilot Live v8.
  17. My Favorites did not transfer from CoPilot Live v8 to CoPilot GPS. What can I do?
  18. When you start the upgrade process from your CoPilot Live v8 application to the latest version, CoPilot will guide you through entering your CoPilot ID and backing up your favorites. If you did not do this then you will not be able to restore your favorites from the CoPilot Cloud.
  19. What if I didn't back up my favorites from CoPilot Live v8, can I do it after I've installed CoPilot GPS?
  20. Yes you can, but we suggest you first delete the CoPilot GPS application. Next, launch the CoPilot Live v8 application and perform the backup procedure. Once completed, re-download and install the CoPilot GPS application and follow the on-screen instructions.

Upgrading from CoPilot Directions to CoPilot GPS

  1. How do I upgrade from CoPilot Directions?
  2. If you are a CoPilot Live Directions customer and have paid for a full navigation subscription, you can unlock unlimited turn-by-turn, voice-guided navigation in the CoPilot GPS app. Click here for instructions.

    If you are a CoPilot Live Directions customer and have not paid for a full navigation subscription, you can still upgrade to the free CoPilot GPS offline route planning and local exploring app. The app is available to download from the App Store/Google Play.

Transferring subscriptions from CoPilot Live v8 to CoPilot GPS

  1. Can I transfer my existing ActiveTraffic subscription for CoPilot Live v8 to CoPilot GPS?
  2. Yes, when you install and launch CoPilot GPS, it will ask you for your CoPilot ID. Enter your ID to restore any existing ActiveTraffic subscriptions you purchased.
  3. Why did I not receive 12 months free ActiveTraffic when upgrading to CoPilot GPS?
  4. 12 months free ActiveTraffic is only available for our CoPilot Live Premium customers. CoPilot GPS does not include a free 12 month ActiveTraffic subscription.
  5. I purchased TTS (Text To Speech) for CoPilot Live v8 on iPhone, can I transfer it to CoPilot GPS?
  6. Yes, when you install and launch CoPilot GPS, it will ask you for your CoPilot ID. Enter your ID to restore any existing TTS subscriptions
  7. I don't see all of my subscriptions restored to CoPilot GPS?
  8. You may have purchased other subscriptions under a different CoPilot ID. Unfortunately, it’s only possible to transfer subscriptions under a single CoPilot ID.

Reinstalling CoPilot Live v8

  1. If I move to a new iPhone or iPad, will I be able to reinstall CoPilot Live v8 at a later date?
  2. Yes, as long as you have backed up your device to iTunes and have a copy of CoPilot Live v8 stored in your Apps folder within iTunes. Please Note: You will not be able to download the app from the App Store again. To reinstall:
    1. Connect your device to iTunes on your desktop
    2. Select your device on the left side bar in iTunes
    3. Select the APPS tab at the top of the screen
    4. Check the box next to CoPilot Live v8 then click APPLY
  3. Will I be able to download CoPilot Live v8 from Google Play (Android Market) at a later date on my Android phone?
  4. No it is not possible to download CoPilot Live v8 again once you have accepted the Google Play update.
  5. Can I reinstall CoPilot Live v8 for iPhone or iPad after I've deleted it?
  6. Yes, as long as you have backed up your phone to iTunes and have a copy of CoPilot Live v8 stored in your APPS folder within iTunes. Please Note: You will not be able to download the app from the App Store again. To reinstall:
    1. Connect your device to iTunes on your desktop
    2. Select your device on the left side bar in iTunes
    3. Select the APPS tab at the top of the screen
    4. Check the box next to CoPilot Live v8 then click APPLY