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That is a known issue with that series. Call Garmin's support 1800-800-1020 or just do this your self:
http://support.garmin.com/support/searchSupport/case.faces?caseId=%7B4a78cf80-fce4-11e1-e8a7-000000000000%7D

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Gps is frozen (garmin logo ONLY) when I turns it on. Why?


I have installed all suggested updates from the Garmin site, but still do not see my 50 when the USB cable is plugged in.

Dec 10, 2012 | Garmin Nuvi 40Lm - Gps Receiver

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Garmin nuvi 50LM is frozen


Why won't my nuvi 30, 40, or 50 go past the Garmin logo screen when I turn it on?
We've discovered a problem with the nuvi 30, 40, and 50 products that in some cases will prevent them from booting up successfully. A software fix has been released that will resolve this issue, please follow the steps below.
Things you'll need
• A PC running Windows XP or newer
• Your nuvi 30, 40, or 50 device
• mini USB cable to connect your device to your computer
• Access to your vehicle and power cable once you have completed the recovery process
Update your Software
1. Download and install the Garmin USB Drivers
2. Download the Recovery Application and corresponding recovery file for your device, and save them some place easily found, like your Desktop:
o nuvi 30 Files:
Recovery Application
nuvi 30 recovery file
o nuvi 40 and nuvi 50 Files:
Recovery Application
nuvi 40 and nuvi 50 recovery file
3. Drag and drop the .rgn file on top of the Updater.exe Recovery Application. The application will launch.
4. With your device disconnected and turned off, use your thumb to apply pressure to the upper-left hand corner of the touchscreen.
5. While still holding the touchscreen, connect the device to your computer using the mini USB cable.
6. The Updater program will detect your device and will list the device in the "USB Device" drop-down menu.
7. Click OK and let go of the touchscreen
8. Your nuvi will now go through the process of updating software. It may power off and on during this process. Once complete, your device may display the following message:
The software on the device is newer than the software you are attempting to install. Installing the older software will erase all user data. Install the older Software?
If this message appears, please select No.
9. Disconnect your device from the computer and connect it to your vehicle power cable while plugged into a live power outlet in your vehicle.
Your device should now be recovered and updated.
Still having problems?
Customers living in the United States or the United Kingdom can follow the steps below to automatically set up a repair for your product. Customers living elsewhere can Contact Us for further assistance.
1. Visit the Garmin Repair Center
2. Click 'Go' to enter your device Serial Number
3. Enter your Serial Number twice in the pop-up menu
4. Confirm your model number and Click on your device
5. Select "Power or Battery" as the Problem Category
6. Select "Locks Up, Freezes or Turns Off Unexpectedly" as the Problem Subcategory
7. Select "Frozen on Start Screen"
8. Enter additional notes describing your problem
9. Click Continue
10. Click "Yes" to submit a request for a repair or replacement?
11. Sign in to your myGarmin Account
12. Confirm your shipping address and e-mail, click submit
You will receive an e-mail within 10-15 minutes after completing this process. Please follow the instructions in that e-mail to complete your RMA.

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Nuvi 1490 screen frozen with "press dots"?


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Maybe this will help you some. I have found you the complete manual which covers most of the models of the Garmin Nuvi. It is the full manual from start to finish with complete operating procedures as well as schematics, operation instructions complete with pictures, and trouble shooting section and even other contact numbers to deal direct with Garmin, if your model is not covered in this manual.


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I bought a used 660 on ebay, it seems to have some propriotory splash page and on display page there is no option to change splashpage. how do i get it back? also on whereto page there is no go home...


At the menu, press the wrench (settings), then the display icon. On the display menu, select "splashscreen" and you'll be able to change the boot-up screen if there are other images on the unit. You can add your own images by uploading them to the unit via a USB cable connected between the GPS and Nuvi.

You have to set a location as the HOME destination first. If you already entered your home address, press "WHERE TO", then "FAVORITES" and click on your home address. Select EDIT and you should see a prompt to set the address as your home address.


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My 650 nuvi is not functioning correctly. The screen is frozen and does not respond to touch. It was frozen in the page saying that I needed new maps. Unable to install new mapms through the internet I...


Of course it's still frozen because the touchscreen is defective. If your unit's serial # begins with a 12P, 14V or 143, then you have a style of touchscreen that can fail. Please see this link for more info.

http://www.sharc.net/gps_LCD_repair.htm

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My garmin is completely frozen you can plug it in but as soon as the home page pops up after the "maps load" it wont respond to touch.


Whenever these devices start acting up, I recommend performing a hard reset of your Gamin Nuvi 205. Also, use Garmin's WebUpdater service to make sure you have the latest software on your device.

I hope that helps.

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Garmin Nuvi 1300 (and 1490T) won't start up


A Garmin Nuvi 1300 that won't start, freezes on 'loading maps,' or is acting erratically is symptomatic of having corrupt firmware.

To correct this, I recommend backing up your favorites, clearing all user data, and if it still is stuck, then updating your Nuvi firmware.

Follow these three steps to take to get your Garmin Nuvi 1300 running like new:

  1. Back up your Favorites.
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  3. Download and then run Garmin WebUpdater to replace its firmware / system software.

I hope that helps.
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