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Stuck on welcome

When i turn on my gps system it stays on the welcome scereen  i was told by fine drive to hold down the buttions on the left side for 7 seconds but it did not work .cant contact company by phone or e mail to fix problem

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  • Anonymous Nov 09, 2007

    When the welcome screen appears an error popup screen appears.



    I have not been able to get beyond the error screen.



    I have also not been able to contact any one by phone at FineDrive.



    Also my emails have not been answered.

  • wy-_-me Jan 03, 2008

    Same problem but can't justify buying software that is three years old. I take it Fine Digital doesn't support it's own product? My GPS is has their latest (2005) software.

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The finedrive screen stuck could be a firmware issue, you may need to reload the firmware. you can find disks for it on the finedigitalusa site.

the error coudl be a corrupted memory card, I had this once. it either give you an error or tells you the card is not inserted. again, the solution is to reload the card with map data.

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