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Reset did not work. Still cannot enter state. When I hit spell state the gps responds no matches found. When I hit back - the alphabet appears but as soon as i hit a letter the GPS responds no matches found. Any suggestions? Garmin Nuvi 350

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  • ian_dryguys Aug 06, 2010

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    I downloaded the new firmware, attempted a system reset and tried the restore settings option in the settings menu and nothing worked.
    It was risky to pay to update all my maps to the most recent ones from garmin since it wasn't working but they were 4yrs old and it was a last stitch effort. It all worked out! Loading the new maps is what did it. It is working now

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The problem may be because the text language is British English. To be able to enter a state it must be in American English. To change to American English follow the instructions below;

  1. On the 'Main Menu' press the 'Settings' icon.
  2. Select the 'Locale' icon.
  3. Change the 'Text Language' to 'American English'.
  4. The unit will now allow 'States' to be entered.

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