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Unable to unlock maps

I had bought and installed the topo 2008 maps. I was out in Idaho hunting, and when I returned to NY I deleted some of the Idaho maps. Now I don't get any maps, and when I turn on the GPS it gives me a message, can't unlock maps.

I have the garmin eTrex venture hc.
Any help you can give me to be able to use my GPS again would be appreciated.
Thank you,

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You can view segments of the maps at the Garmin site and it will show you how much detail there is.
Go to http://www8.garmin.com/cartography/mapSource/topous.jsp#
and on the far right side of the page, you'll see a link to Mapsource Map Viewer Topo USA 2008. Click on that and zoom in to your area.
Yes, you can download the map segments to your unit.

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