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    NT means New Technology and it's a Garmin compression technology for routable Garmin maps. Using NT format for a non-routable map actually makes it larger and it's NOT recommended to build this option according to Garmin.
    NT maps was first introduced when memory storage and memory cards was very expensive. In 2004/2005 you would have to pay ~700 USD for a 4 GB memory card.
    Garmin uses NT format to protect maps from editing and stealing details by other map makers. OF / non-NT (old format / legacy format) maps can be edited by some map editor tools. The map data is normally the same in the NT & non-NT maps but some details might be removed in non-NT maps if it's close to 2 GiB in size. Older units have a 2 GiB limit of file size for map files.
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    It's not possible to convert NT maps to non NT maps
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    Can anyone edit NT Maps to Fix Mistakes etc

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    how to bring garmin maps to Trimble GPS systems?

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    Quote Originally Posted by dasilvarsa View Post
    Can anyone edit NT Maps to Fix Mistakes etc
    No. For map errors, you notify Navteq at their site as they have a form for this very thing. The maps get corrected faster than by going through Garmin. For POIs, that data is provided to Garmin from various external sources. The only way to "fix" the POIs is to use custom POI files such as those found on
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    Quote Originally Posted by avhnmurthy View Post
    how to bring garmin maps to Trimble GPS systems?
    What OS the device is running?

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    Any idea of how long after a report is made before we see any change on maps released after the report?

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    Quote Originally Posted by WildAnimal View Post
    Any idea of how long after a report is made before we see any change on maps released after the report?
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    Is it possible to edit NT maps?

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