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Text-to-Speech Not Working in New Unit

I received a c550 for Christmas, and took it out on the road today. I made a 1-hour trip, through rural and urban areas (as urban as it gets in eastern NH anyway), and not once did the unit speak a street name. I can't find anything in the settings or in the manual. I hope someone can help. Tech support's line ahs been busy all day.

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  • chanisco Dec 27, 2007

    Okay, I called Garmin and got through. I'm posting this in case anyone else has this issue. Go into "settings" and then "locale" and then next to the mouth, choose a language/person with TTS next to it.

  • Anonymous Feb 29, 2008

    Bought a Navman S80 S-series. Went out for a drive. The voice just indicated Right and left and distances before turning, but not names of streets . How can I arrange that, seeing that I bought it for the streeet names





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You found it. You must have a voice with TTS (Text-to-Speech) next to it. This is what speaks out the street names.

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