After receiving annunciation that missing NPPTools.dll needed to be installed in System 32 folder, I obtained and installed this .dll. The emulator program still doesn't recognize the .dll, and produces the same annunciation. I got this program to work on Windows Vista by adding the extra NPPTools.dll, but can't get the program to work on this Windows 7 PC using the same procedure. RSVP.
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Check the transducer for any damage on the front part. Also make sure there isn't any damage on the bottom of the boat that is causing air bubbles to cross the face of the transducer. If it works at slow speeds there is definitely something causing air bubbles.
The unit will give you speed over ground directly form GPS. there is a difference between Speed Over Ground (SOG) and ocean speed. Ocean speed will only be available from a paddle wheel type transducer.
The LCX-27C will draw up to 1.5 amps when powering up, if that amount of current is now available, it will power down. Double check your power connections. The +12vdc supply must be able to also supply enough current. Once you get it to stay on you can temporarily shut off the transducer by going into full mapping mode, or switch it to sonar simulation and the current draw will drop considerably. When you are ready for the permanent installation run solid connections directly to the battery and be sure to use the inline fuse for protection.
I've had several similar units, and used them with Navionics HotMaps Premium series chips. You must select Menu. The "Browse files" to access the MMC card option. Once the selection screen opens, choose which card or file you want.
FYI...All of Lowrances HD models come preloaded with pretty much every major lake and river in the US.