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Spell state on GArmin Nuvi 350

When Asked In what state is this address, i touch spell state, as soon as I type in the first letter, (P for Pennsylavania) into the window, it replies No matches found and will not allow me to type in more than one letter?

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  • Anonymous Nov 04, 2007

    Same problem. I type in the first letter of the state and am given the no matches found message. I also get this for every other option I search...food, etc.

  • Anonymous May 10, 2008

    I have a nuvi 200 and it allows me two letters of a city spelling then it selects a city that I don't want and It won't let me spell the city I want, just keeps giving me a city after two letters and I have tried to get around this problem, but it gives me no way to get around this dead end

  • astraman1700 May 29, 2008

    i have the same problem on my nuvi 300, i have no city/postal on it, only state/ province. cannot get it back to city/postal.

  • gandgschutz Nov 02, 2008

    I am in Tennessee. My Nuvi was working earlier, but now I type T and it goes to no matches found. Posted 11/01/2008.



    I have full bars.

  • jhanks12 Nov 15, 2008

    Same problem here and yeas I have a check mark beside the map.

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Go into "Map Info" and make sure that check box is checked, so the system can "use" that map.

Posted on Jan 03, 2008

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Had same problem as above, only had spell state/province option.
Clicked on maps, then map info', checked the maps box, jobs a good un.

Posted on Jan 09, 2010

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