Welcome to the Garmin Developer website — dedicated to software developers and content providers who want to make their website, applications and data content compatible with Garmin navigation systems. This site gives you access to free and licensed Garmin resources and a library of Application Programming Interfaces (APIs), toolkits, web services and more.
Start connecting with Garmin devices today:
Send and receive location data directly from your website.
Create custom POIs and voices compatible with Garmin navigation systems.
Create custom maps that can be easily loaded into Garmin devices
Access data and utilize core features provided by Garmin Connect — Garmin’s web-based activity portal. Enable your website to store, manipulate and display Garmin GPS data with little or no development.
The Garmin Fleet Management Interface enables fleet management solution providers to plug their service into Garmin PNDs, providing a complete customer solution.
Archives for Garmin’s open source software-based products.
Download paper and electronic maps onto Garmin outdoor handhelds.
Provide mobile applications running on Windows Mobile, Palm OS and Symbian OS with access to GPS information, interactive maps and intelligent routing including SMS-based messaging that can be used to transmit position information to supported devices.