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Garmin etrex hxc gps adding m,ore map detail.

I have a copy of the topo great britain i bought from a freind as second hand. I put this onto my computor, windows xp, but cannot figure out how to transfer the detailed map onto the etrex. Do i have to transfer it onto the sd card first? i tried doing it through trip and waypoint manager but was not succesfull. My computor does not recognise the files contained in the disk and is asking for what program to use to open the files.

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You will need to use Mapsource to transfer the maps to your GPSr unit. This should install when you install the Topo Britain program.

You will then choose which map segments you want to transfer, and the program will do the rest.

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