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Update failed on gps map 640 - Garmin GPSMAP-640 GPS Receiver

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SOURCE: Free map updates

Unfortunately, they don't offer free map updates. You can purchase map updates for around $70, but they won't update them for free.

Also, the base model of the C330 does not have enough memory to store the entire 2008 Map Update. Unless you have more memory than it came with stock, you may have to choose which maps to include. For instance, in North America you have to choose between US and Canada - there's insufficient memory to hold both.

-John

Posted on Feb 06, 2008

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SOURCE: Advised by Garmin GPS that

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  1. *If you own a GVN 52 or 53, update your maps here: North America maps | Europe maps ...Visit our unlock pages to activate maps on your update disk. ...
    https://my.garmin.com/maps/updates.htm  or
    1. After expiration, the application will instruct the user on how to update their application to the latest version. Changed MapSource so that the entire map ...
      www.garmin.com/support/download_details.jsp?id=209 

Posted on Sep 13, 2008

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SOURCE: Garmin zumo 550 map update problem

  1. Make a backup of your Zumo by copying all the file to your computer.
  2. Using your PC and MapSource select all the maps then send them to a SD memory card need 2Gig or bigger card.
  3. Try to rename this file to gmapprom.img and replace the same named file in your zumo. (I haven't tried this personally, so if it fails, just replace this with your backup and all will be as it was.)
  4. If this fails, you can use the SD memory card in your zumo and it will use this map instead, but it will take longer to boot your zumo.

Posted on Apr 11, 2009

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SOURCE: no loadind of maps after updating

I have a Nextar gps worked fine for awhile now when i turn it on all it says is reloading. i tried to shut it oee an start again and the same thing happens.

Posted on May 22, 2009

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SOURCE: Is there any free map updates for the garmin nuvi?

Asmany as there are FREE dinners Updates are not free, unless you paid full price for it when you bought it. Free upgrades are a deceptive myth. If you get a free uograde its usually minor and was included in the price of the pack.

Posted on Sep 20, 2009

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Will not let me enter an address.....shows NO MAP DATA AVAILABLE?????


update failed or was corrupt or memory failed or wiped just reconnect to pc an let it update again

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Hello,

If you are having troubles accessing the pre loaded mapping then you may need a firmware update, if these are maps that you have installed make sure they are compatible authorized maps.
If you try this and all fails contact Garmin customer support.


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It says "no maps found"


I had the same problem before on a TomTom GO 730. The free internal memory was too small to hold the updated map so installation failed (the download to PC was OK, the message is misleading).
It's a TomTom software bug to not check on the available free memory properly before the update process is started.
My TomTom device required a new software install from scratch. Remove any excess MP3 or unused voices before you retry the update.

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I recently (July)purchased the lifetime update option for my Nuvi 350 and with assistance from Garmin was able to update my unit. My unit has displayed a notice twice since the update that the maps are...


Please look to see what map year that you have on your unit. At the main menu, press the "wrench" symbol, then the map icon and then "map info". The map should be 2010.... either 2010.10 or 2010.20...etc. If it's anything older, like 2009 or 2008, your unit was not updated.

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Attempts to download new maps failed even after updating software


You may need to contact Garmin Support at their website and have them mail you a CD.

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  1. Make a backup of your Zumo by copying all the file to your computer.
  2. Using your PC and MapSource select all the maps then send them to a SD memory card need 2Gig or bigger card.
  3. Try to rename this file to gmapprom.img and replace the same named file in your zumo. (I haven't tried this personally, so if it fails, just replace this with your backup and all will be as it was.)
  4. If this fails, you can use the SD memory card in your zumo and it will use this map instead, but it will take longer to boot your zumo.

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It appears that this problem was a case of non-backwards compatability with maps to application versions. My gps was on v8.02 application which was not compatable with the v8.15 series of maps. I had to remove ALL the software off the gps, allow it to rebuild using TomTom Home up to v8.300 and then re-load the v8.15 maps. This then stopped my older maps from working.......
I can see this working in a commercial sense; ie every time there is a gps version update everyone will need to purchase new maps, but jeez it's bloody frustrating!!

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You're unit is probably missing the gmapprom.img file (due to the failed update maybe?).

Try contacting Garmin - if you've got registered maps they may send you another copy (although big file - 100+MB)

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Did the update fail? Sounds like it. You might want to try the update again.

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