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Option to set pin and safemode

I'll try explaining problem again unit turns on no problem but on settings screen where I used to have "GPS Mode"normal "Safe Mode" off "Garmin Lock"off I only have "GPS Mode" option anyone able to explain what happen and how to restore those setting options read instuctions I really need more help then just quoting them since they don't address this problem thanksin advance for any help!

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  • pabryan Jan 30, 2008

    Hit the bottom right corner on screen and ahd power button same time choose to reset then asked for pin number my number that I had did not work went where was setup and unit came on choose language etc. went to settings still no option to set pin or safemode just agps normal come on guys must be someone out that canhelp me besides quoting instuctions I have them they dont even address problem even remotely likethis thanks in advance



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Ok, a couple of stupid questions here - it sounds like you have posted this before. If so, I did not see the post or responses, so forgive me if I repeat anything. At the bottom of that screen it should say Restore. Does it, and have you pressed this? Also, have you tried resetting the unit either with the reset button or using the master reset? What happened?

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