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Gpsmap 5012 system missing

During software update i had a power failer and now when i turn on the gps i get a message saying "system missing"

how can i restore the software so that it works agian
any reboot/recover program ??

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There is no reboot or recovery software for this problem. You are going to have to send the 5012 to Garmin for the factory reflash of the EEPROM.

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Download the latest software for the 5012 and put on a card. Network two gpsmap 5012 units together if you can find another. Power them both up together and do a software upgrade on the working unit. The nonworking unit will auto upgrade and sort out the problem.
It worked for me. :)

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