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Thanks for trying. There is "no" reset button on the back of my nuvi. You do a re-set by turning the power switch to the left and holding for 8 seconds. Already done that and it still hasn't helped. Thanks for trying.

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do this.,

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Nuvi 765T won't load maps. Fires up, gets to the horozontal bar indicating that the maps are loading, but then goes dark and repeats. Held the on/off button for 8 seconds, but unit won't shut off. Didn't...


Try resetting the unit and also charge it using only the wall charger overnight. Here's how to reset -it just puts everything back to factory settings - 1- Turn unit on WHILE HOLDING your thumb in the lower right corner as shown in picture. 2-Select YES PLEASE Take the time to vote me up this is my only reward for trying to help. Thanks

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After upoloading maps on my garmin when I unplug the charger my maps go away and I only have audio support


It's a software problem with your NUVI . It can be solved by resetting it .

To reset your NUVI please follow these steps :

1:Turn the Nuvi on.

2:Touch the tools icon on the main screen. The tools icon is represented by a wrench surrounded by a blue circle.


3:Touch the "Settings" icon which appears as a wrench.

4:Push the "Restore" button at the bottom of the screen. A confirmation message will appear asking to confirm restoring the Nuvi to factory settings. Push yes to restore the factory settings
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Try this for hard reset .

Turn off Garmin device. Press down on bottom right corner of the touchscreen [ Don't let go ] , and then power on the GPS unit. You should be prompted whether do you really want to erase all user data, or asked if do you really want to start up in maintenance mode. Press “Yes” to reset (warning: all data will be erased and lost, so backup before proceeding) or enter maintenance mode.

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HI not to good on compt. my 1300 series turns on says lpading maps then powers off tried 2 methods of re booting joe kane thanks


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.
  2. Perform a Hard Reset.
  3. Download and then run Garmin WebUpdater to replace its firmware / system software.

I hope that helps.
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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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After trying to install new maps, Garmin nuvi 350 don't start


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