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My eMap (version 2.75) stays for hours in 'searching the sky'

My Garmin eMap (version 2.75) stays for hours in 'searching the sky', than sometimes again for hours in 'sattelite fix', but he does not finish after 10 hours. Apparently no sattelites are found. The eMap was not used for more than 5 years. What can I do?

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My eMap was doing the same thing. Try putting in fresh batteries and make sure you are in a good reception area. While turning the eMap on, hold the on button and the ESC button at the same time until the system is on. It will ask if you want to reset. I opted for yes. My eMap started working again!

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