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My Garmin 780 will not turn on - Garmin nuvi 780 GPS

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  • Anonymous Dec 29, 2008

    I have this same problem.

  • Anonymous Jan 10, 2009

    I have the same problem. The screen went to saying "loading maps", then wouldn't load. I unplugged the unit. When I plugged it back in, it would not turn on.

  • dts777 Feb 22, 2009

    I reset my gamin 780 my holding the on button and now it tells me to enter a password. but I never put one on the unit. what do I have to do? is there a default password?

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I think that garmin has a small switch in the back
turn it off wait a few seconds then turn it back on

Posted on Jan 16, 2009

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Hi, Try to reset by holding the 'On' button. After the reset if the Map is not loading in the background then it may be corrupted. If you can connect the GPS to the computer then you can call the Garmin support and get the MAPS which you can eventually load. If the GPS is not getting connected to computer then you need to send it to Garmin to fix it. Hope it is under warranty.
Samething happened to me. Garmin service is wonderful, they replaced it..
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Posted on Jan 11, 2009

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