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I have the Garmin 200 and the unit requires a map update. I paid for the download and have it on my PC WinXP. The download requires a USB connection.The model does not have this port. How can I transfer the update to my Garmin 200?

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  • mattwork Nov 03, 2008

    This model did not come with a USB cable.
    Thank you, but I was looking for a solution through the SD card slot.
    Why doesn't Garmin support SD card updates?


  • mattwork Nov 03, 2008

    Thanks again,

    I'll purchase a USB cable.
    Sorry about omitting the SD portion. Last try, Is there a way of doing the update with an SD card?


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You should have received a USB cable with the unit. It has a USB plug on one end and a trapazoidal connector on the other end that plugs into your Nuvi.

- Jim

Posted on Nov 03, 2008

  • SHARCNET-USA
    SHARCNET-USA Nov 03, 2008

    If you were looking for a solution through the SD card slot, why didnt you mention that in your original post? And yes the 200 DOES have a USB port.

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