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(No subject)Etrex 30x map downloads
« on: February 12, 2019, 11:45:50 AM »
Used BaseCamp to dowload Northeast Region OSM Topo map to my new Garmin Etrex 30X . MapInstall tells me that it's installed on the Etrex but it doesn't show up when I "Select Map" on the Etrex.  My archived tracks display on the Northeast Region map on the pc's BaseCamp  but not the other way around.

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Re: (No subject)Etrex 30x map downloads
« Reply #1 on: February 12, 2019, 11:51:14 AM »
I'm not quite clear as to what you are describing, but most likely this is the same problem everyone has now. Last May, Garmin posted an update to Basecamp/MapInstall and this version will not install third party maps. Then they pulled the plug on further development of that software, so - whether it was intentional or just a bug - you cannot use the current version to send maps to your GPS. The maps look fine on your computer, but they won't work on a GPS.

See this thread for more discussion and some solutions: https://forums.gpsfiledepot.com/index.php?topic=4539.0

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Re: (No subject)Etrex 30x map downloads
« Reply #2 on: February 17, 2019, 11:37:17 PM »
I have to check this out.

 

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