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Installed 2010 North America map in garmin Nuvi 205w....now Nuvi sez ther is no readable map for it to load

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I just got off the phone with tech support. They have a very complicated fix that involves remote accessing into your computer and editing files, etc. They said it would take over an hour and a half, I declined. The problem apparently is that the nuvi 200/205 can't support canada, but the maps contain canada = problem. and btw, i downloaded "City Navigator Lower 49 States+PR NT 2010.10, Deluxe, Apr 09" and got the same problem. this filename ends in a "B", apparently that's the "fixed one" but acc tech support it's only fixed in the sense that they can waste over an hr w' u fixing it, whereas the older files are unfixable.
I'm just gonna wait til they really fix it and upload those files.
Hope that helps.

Posted on Apr 17, 2009

  • sblweb3500 Apr 17, 2009

    though you should also see:
    http://www.fixya.com/support/t382588-gar...

    and try to find this question in garmin's website support:

    What should I do if my Garmin nuvi / zumo displays the message “No Detailed Maps Found That Support Routing?"


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You HAVE to go through software support as this is an issue with the map. They told me it is because the map KEY is wrong, it is only for the united states, but the map is ALL of north america. The wait time is incredibly long, I have been waiting for over an hour, such bad service

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