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Etrex legend My cursor arrow is west 1000 feet of my actual location. Any Ideas?

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If you are looking at a map, you need to make sure your GPS is set to the same Datum as that. Same applies for Google Earth, which is WGS84

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Have you checked if you have selected the correct Datum for your location, usually is WGS84

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