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All Rights Reserved. Just got mine in the mail!! From experience I can tell you that airways are so full of different signals, that finally you will have to change frequency of transmitter every few minutes. You can get a MP3 player about the size of a matchbook. Source

and TIA Not sure what happened here but in re-downloading the FULL version of the maps to my 3760LMT and not just the Canada/USA subset, everything came up OK. yeah, again, the device knows the map is there, but it's trying to authenticate the map (there is no authentication for it, it's from OSM). Geo Jedimeister, what firmware version are you running? mine are on my SD card in the "Garmin" folder like the others. https://forums.garmin.com/showthread.php?60214-Cannot-authenticate-maps-message

Garmin Cannot Authenticate Maps After Update

I've got an issue with the maps on the micro sd card they will not load !! Please note: You may lose the contents of your shopping cart when you change websites. I've got three of the CN cards I bought from Garmin....one more reason to stay with my 450 and 62's for a good long while.

i called garmin and they're basically like "we dont support 3rd party maps". There's an excellent chance that eventually ALL Garmin units, including your 450 and 62, will verify maps the same way. The European maps on the microSD card is working fine now with my 3790.First I did try to name the folder on the card to: \Garmin, \Garmin\Map, \Map and I also Was wondering if anybody else that has a 64s is having the same issue before I order a new card from Garmin.

However, the name didn't seem to matter. Garmin Map Unlocker Second hand road bike parts, tools and clothing Saddle swap shop. Back to top of the page up there ^ #39 mineral2 Scientist Extraordinaire Group: +Premium Members Posts: 1165 Joined: 01-July 07 Posted 30 March 2014 - 12:46 PM Geo Jedimeister, I am sorry that did not work.

Answer: If your map product stopped working right after you updated your device or application software and you see a message like “Can’t Unlock Maps” or “Can’t Authenticate Maps”, most likely Should I leave them, since they are only 3 KB each?Thank you again. Help Search Search section: This topic This forum ForumsMembersHelp Advanced Visit Geocaching.com Help ForumsMembers Groundspeak Forums > Geocaching and... > GPS/API/Technology > GPS Read the Forum Guidelines View New Content (3 I like the fact that someone can follow my progress, especially when I am alone in remote locations.

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Previously owned : GPS "eTrex Yellow" "GPSmap 76S" "GPSMap 60CS" "GPSMAP 60CSx" "Nvi 660" "Nvi 760 EU" "Nvi 765" "Edge 305"Unit I have now :"Nvi 2699" "Colorado 300" popej Poland 533 http://forums.groundspeak.com/GC/index.php?showtopic=319339 Someone recommended the OSM maps as they would have the paved trails and would allow the turn by turn to work. Garmin Cannot Authenticate Maps After Update wtf is that? Mygarmin You should be able to retrieve your unlock codes (and the GMA file) from my.garmin.com.

The 64 is supposed to handle more waypoints than even the Oregon 600, but it may still mean a 3000 tile limit like the 62, or we could finally see a this contact form It may work if you are traveling through deserts or empty country side, but in and around big cities you will have noise or radio stations will override your FM transmitter The maps are not made by Garmin or an official MapSource Product Creator license holder, so they don't provide any support for them. different microSD card?

NanaimoRick Canada 7857 Posts Posted-25 juin 2011: 03:29:00 You may want to leave them there. Back to top of the page up there ^ #37 Bio True Geocacher Group: Members Posts: 16 Joined: 23-July 13 Posted 30 March 2014 - 07:30 AM BAMBOOZLE, on 28 Alright, please let me know the outcome. Ask Your Own GPS Question Customer: replied4 years ago. http://electrictricycle.net/cannot-authenticate/cannot-authenticate-maps-garmin-nuvi.html Heck, the restrictions Garmin has already placed on their maps is reason enough to drive many people to pirate maps.

Are there any reports of problems with open source maps and the new firmware? I have lifetime maps. I've got three of the CN cards I bought from Garmin....one more reason to stay with my 450 and 62's for a good long while.

See other thread as well: http://forums.Ground...howtopic=318848 Back to top of the page up there ^ #3 Geo Jedimeister European Geocacher of the Year 2009 - 2015 Group: +Premium Members Posts:

The price won't drop much until the next generation is released. Did I download the wrong map version and should have chosen perhaps the Full coverage version?? Once my units behave properly I never upgrade further for fear of bugs. Your Own Question Sijad H., Technician Category: GPS Satisfied Customers: 1716 Experience: 5+ years repairing various GPS models. 61965098 Type Your GPS Question Here...

Why? I assume it's a card that's formatted FAT32, otherwise it won't work. There is online documentation that the Edge 800 is capable of holding many different mapsets with different names; as long as they end with the .img extension, they'll work. Check This Out The seller is of course wrong about your unit being defective and you might think about filing a complaint with Amazon over the purchase.

It looks like you're new here. how are your OSM maps installed? is online now my nuvi 1390 "Cannot Authenticate Maps" what do I do? The responses I got were...less than flattering. --"Anyone who is capable of getting themselves made President should on no account be allowed to do the job." --Douglas Adams Login or register

Is it reading a City Nav. What exactly is going to happen to my existing units to change the way they verify maps ? This built the file structure for the SD card. 3. BikeRadar Search Skip to content All Road MTB Urban Women Login Login TwitterFacebook Follow Us Menu BikeRadar Search Login Login Discipline All MTB Road Urban Women Home Reviews How To News

OK. Contact Garmin.... I pulled out the memory card and put it in my Mac laptop, dropped the img file (above) on it in the Garmin folder, and ejected it. 4. Some OSM data, some gpsfiledepot maps, etc.

Device is probably a year old Serial No is 23A010039Tks Expert: Sijad H. Looks like a great GPS unit. Or maps that have been transferred from an "unused, broken GPS Device" to an sd card and sold over ebay. The Express updater has changed the way everyone does an update and it will not be the same as the older LifeTime Update software.

So I put the backup card into the 800 and it came up with 'cannot authenticate maps'. The maps are the Garmin North American road maps and they work in a Oregon 450 and a Oregon 650 and in a Montana. Still kinda annoyed at Garmin's 24k Topo errors (lakes winding up underneath land usage layers for example), which is annoying because I like the shading. In a post on this forum (http://help.openstreetmap.org/questions/4592/basic-guide-to-download-osm-to-garmin-gps), one user mentions that the Garmin file system and firmware can't deal with map files larger than 2gb.

As an experiment, I copied the City Navigator gmapsupp.img file, the unl file and the gma file from the original Garmin SD card, dropped them on the 8gb SD card, and Electronics can be a little tricky to figure as the same fix doesnt work everytime. Should work just the same. And you will get message "can't authenticate map", when *.gma file is missing.Gma should be already installed in director \.System on nuvi.