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GARMIN Nuvi 880 Bluetooth Menu Missing

I pressed Tools->Setting and I cannot find the Bluetooth option. Any idea about this?

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Was it there before? If it was and it's not there now, please check what bluetooth version of firmware you have. I'm not sure about the 880 but on a 660 you press the wrench symbol, then the gear symbol and then "about".

If you see that the bluetooth firmware is 0.0, you'll need to go to the garmin website, download their webupdater and reflash the bluetooth firmware using a USB cable between your Nuvi and a PC.

Good luck,
- Jim

Posted on Nov 21, 2008

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