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    Yes, I have used the excellent help from here. But the average owner of a boot looping Garmin is not going to have the skill or the knowledge to repair corrupted firmware or software. Usually, they will just replace it.

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    As usual ,who knows to use tools, Google in this case, has some advantages Hard and expensive to live without Google lol.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Redrock3 View Post
    Actually, I am not from Kansas, I just mistakenly pushed the wrong state when I entered sig data. That does get one noticed on Garmin forums LOL......
    Got my attention Dorothy. So where ya really from then? Maybe only you Yanks get the luxury of a drop-down selection box for your location, us Nether-Worlders have to enter it manually:

    wk0x

    So, if you're not in Kansas anymore, where are you Toto??

    ......... Ultimately, I guess the goal is to sell a new one rather than revive an older one.
    Spoken in the true Garmin spirit. Got my eye on you Glinda ...... [it's called 'built-in obsolescence' btw].

    Note for Caty: Where's my requested :joking: Smiley, Ma'am, have you done it yet? I could have used it here too ..... a :notjoking: one would be useful at times too maybe.

    PS: Is it OK to call you a Yank? Southerners don't like that, do they? [where the hell's my :joking: Smiley, Caty? ]
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    Quote Originally Posted by Neil View Post
    Note for Caty: Where's my requested :joking: Smiley, Ma'am, have you done it yet? I could have used it here too ..... a :notjoking: one would be useful at times too maybe.
    Better to do it at night when nobody looks and I can make mistakes and correct them before users realize When just Neil and few aficionados Brazilians are logged
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    Not sure i like being lumped in with the Brazilians, most of them are ok though. [see? a :joking: Smiley would work here too!].

    I have a suggestion for Garmin, perhaps Redrock3 could pop it in the suggestion box at work tomorrow? [insert :joking: smiley here]. This suggestion: Please don't take MapUpdater & WebUpdater off us now that you [think] you've got GarminExpress working properly. Actually, that would guarantee that they will sh*t-can them for sure when they know the suggestion's come from here. Tell them that Noeman loves GE, it's a great program and we want them to get rid of MU & WU 'cos they're absolutely useless.
    Now that should guarantee that will have them both fully supported forever. :notjoking:
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    There is an epidemic of problems with power button failure on the lower end 40 and 50 nuvi series. I have literally seen hampers full of them returned. I don't have anything to do with the company but I have seen a returns dock (not in Kansas or Texas) and somebody goofed in this frail design. You basically have a piece of plastic melded at two fine points to the body. It does not take much at all to detach it. Its a pretty decent low end gps otherwise. It can load maps lightening fast - 20 minutes, as opposed to Tomtom's leisurely 2 hours.

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    I submitted my request for a named property search when searching an address, I drive for a living and many address in the uk have named not numbered property's.

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    A GUI editor so I can change the colors and locations of symbols.

    Also include a custom page creator so I can better use the info provided that will better suit me...


    GUI 2 DAB

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    Let us use Mapupdater please, users are tired of betatesting GExpress, release it when it will work properly.
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    I only have one big complaint about all nuvis.

    Why can't i have the speed limits red light and warning sound at 5 or 10 km per hour HIGHER, than the actual speed limit ? it's really annoying if the beep sound starts exactly at the speed limit, without any margin.

 

 
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