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Blue chart pacific v8.5- mapsource

Hey, i installed mapsource onto my computer, and apon running this program it says 'problem with the mapsource registry, please re-install mapsource and  start it again'
ive tried tons of times in numerous different ways. its no pulling my hair out!

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Re: blue chart pacific v8.5- mapsource

Try skipping the installation wizard and use your coupon code to unlock the maps/GPS online at Garmin's website. 

Also if you downloaded the mapsource software online, the download may have been corrupted.  You may have to contact garmin tech support to try another download.

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