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Garmin problem Thank you redbel001, That's exactly how I got into the current problem. I attempted to upload 4.60 obtained from the Garmin website to my functioning GPS12 with the cable from my PC. I was happily running 4.00 before the upload started but now 3.62 is loaded. I checked the site again and confirmed that I downloaded 4.60 not 3.62 to my PC. But now, with 3.62 apparently loaded but not functioning, the Updater returns a message "no updates available". Very frustrating. I had a working GPS and by attempting a proper upgrade, the unit is non-functioning.

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I think I found the solution to everyones problem of "upload not present" message on the Garmin GPS12** when trying to update the Firmware. I'm really busy - just picked up my daughter from the airport and a million things to do. I will post again in detail maybe later today-tonight.

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