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General confusion with plethora of maps etc

I have a Garmin GPSMAP 60csx which appears to be a fantastic bit of kit.
Some basic questions : a. the box says "with sensors and maps" I cant find any maps of the UK - it is probably me but - where are the maps? b. I wish to be able to walk/cycle around and see from the GPS exactly where I am - rather than preloading a route etc. Which is the best way to do that ? because the topo DVD is too big to fit on the microSD card or internal memory, so will I need to buy pre-loaded Micro SD's ? or can I load an area into the GPS and if so, how
Thanks a lot
Graham Williams

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If you have a copy of mapsource read the help file

"Transferring and saving mapsource data"

if the data will not on your (micro)SD card use a bigger one

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