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2 Gig SD card in my unit won't let me add anymore mp3's but I have only used 690MB of the card

What I have done is rip my cds using Windows Media Player and then i click and drag the files to my C550. It worked great until I got to 690MB on a 2 Gig SD card. Now when i try to load files it says "Cannot Copy file(the actual file name): The Directory or File cannot be Created. Does the problem lie with the SD card i bought, is it the C550, or is it Windows Media Player? I just bought my computer on New Year's Eve so it is up to date.

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  • Courtney Taylor Jul 15, 2007

    I talked to Garmin's tech Support and they suggested formatting the sd card just like you had suggested. Thanks for your advice.



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It maybe that the system will not recognize any storage medium larger than 700megs or so. regardless of the size of medium. You can try and format the card but my instinct tells me you have reached the GPS's ability to store info. lemme know if this helps.

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