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How do I set up and update my downloads in the ForeFlight app?
Created Date:
Dec 2017
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ForeFlight Mobile's 'Downloads' page is designed to make selecting, downloading, and updating your data easy. The Downloads page allows you to select the types of items you want to download to your device. ForeFlight Mobile will automatically contact our servers and display updates as they become available. If you download updates that are not yet effective (future data sets), they will automatically be used by ForeFlight Mobile when they become effective.

To set up your Jeppesen charting downloads within the ForeFlight application, please follow these steps:

1. Launch ForeFlight mobile and tap on MORE (lower right side of the app)

2. Select Jeppesen from the bottom of the left hand column, then enter your Jeppesen credentials (same as JDM or

3. Tap the green Install Coverage text and then tap the green Install button next to the coverage you would like to load

4. Select Begin Download on the apple pop up screen

To update your downloads, once you have set them up, all you have to do is select the blueDOWNLOAD button on the Downloads page any time you see a red circle with a number displayed on the MORE button.

The ForeFlight team has put together a very helpful video that should help you get to know the Downloads page. This video is available on the ForeFlight Support Center link listed at the bottom of this article.

For additional information please visit the related ForeFlight Support Center page:

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