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Missing software I downloaded some free vehicles onto my Nuvi260w--and now I can't open my GPS. It says I am missing some software.Can you help me?

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  • joannblack Apr 24, 2009

    My garmin nuvi 260 is giving me an error that says " No detailed maps found that support routing."

    I have used this twice and did not have a problem. Now I cant get past this screen.

    How can I fix this

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Try and delete the software that you downloaded and re-install the software again, it may solve your problem.

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