Question about Garmin Forerunner 205 GPS Receiver

1 Answer

Constant error message on connection to PC

I connected to my pc the other day and an error message stating thta I had an application problem cam up. It asked to paste to clip board and send to techsupport. It won't copy to the clipboard and tech support are not answering my mail. I have noe emailed support on the garmin web site - very frustrating!

I have upgraded all the software and still the same message occurs; even put it on an external drive and it still does not work. can any body help??
the device is working fine and I can get some of the infomation i need on average pace etc; but it is better for analysis on the pc, I seem to have had continual problems since I have had the device, but have always found a solution; surely someone must have had ht esame problem!??

Posted by on

  • 1 more comment 
  • Anonymous Oct 10, 2008

    I am having the exact same problem on my Forerunner 205!

  • jetjockey352 Feb 04, 2009

    The first couple of months it worked great. Then all of sudden, same thing happened. When I hook it up in its docking cradle it won't transfer anything. The device says 'transfer complete' but the pc gives me the error message (and doesn't transfer). I've re-installed the software. I was using a usb hub; even tried hooking up direct. No change

  • Anonymous Mar 11, 2009

    "There is a problem communicating with your device.. Please make sure it is connected to the computer, then try again."

    I have tried again many, many times on multiple computers to no avail.



    Frustrating.

    I have used it 4 times. My fifth history is 'stuck' on my watch--- cannot get it to computer.

×

1 Answer

  • Level 1:

    An expert who has achieved level 1.

  • Contributor
  • 2 Answers

I don't have a solution but i have noticed that if you call them, they usually fix the problem, and their software has gotten wayyyyyy better, so the upgrades helped me on most things. i do know that i had to upgrade both the software on the computer AND the firmware on the device for it to work properly.

I know this isn't much help but i hope you're able to get it working properly. they really are great devices when they are functioning properly and i feel your pain when they are not!

Posted on Sep 18, 2008

1 Suggested Answer

6ya6ya
  • 2 Answers

SOURCE: I have freestanding Series 8 dishwasher. Lately during the filling cycle water hammer is occurring. How can this be resolved

Hi,
a 6ya expert can help you resolve that issue over the phone in a minute or two.
best thing about this new service is that you are never placed on hold and get to talk to real repairmen in the US.
the service is completely free and covers almost anything you can think of (from cars to computers, handyman, and even drones).
click here to download the app (for users in the US for now) and get all the help you need.
goodluck!

Posted on Jan 02, 2017

Add Your Answer

Uploading: 0%

my-video-file.mp4

Complete. Click "Add" to insert your video. Add

×

Loading...
Loading...

Related Questions:

1 Answer

DBus error org.freedesktop.DBus.Error.NoReply: Did not receive a reply. Possible causes include: the remote application did not send a reply, the message bus security policy blocked the reply, the rep


should not apply to a HD.
Power-down and remove power cord from pc.
Check that the Power and Data cable for the 2nd drive are properly connected by removing them and reconnecting them at BOTH ends.
Reconnect the Power cord and restart the PC
Instead of Booting normally, enter the PC's BIOS instead. You never stated what make/model you have so I can not tell you what key to press to do that with....but it is usually F1, F2 or Del
You will need to go through the BIOS menus and ensure that the 2nd HD port is turned-on and is, in fact, recognizing the drive as being present.
post back with what you find.

Oct 18, 2014 | Computers & Internet

1 Answer

The scanner is not available while in use by another application or user i get this darn error. I use this scan multiple times a day and all of a sudden i see this.... why?


Hi,

The error message could be Twain Driver error or ScandAll pro Application error. Please go through the followings:

SCANDALL-PRO APPLICATION ERROR:

Error Code: [SA01020E] No scanner is found.
There is a possibility that no scanner is connected, the connected scanner is not turned on, or the scanner is currently used by some other application.

Status: [Scan] or [Select Scanner] is specified, but no connected scanner is found. Or, the scanner is currently used by some other application.

Action: Make sure that the scanner is connected and is turned on. If the scanner is currently used by some other application, use the scanner after the application ends. Make sure that the driver selected on the [Scan] tab of [Preferences] in the [Tool] menu is installed correctly.

TWAIN DRIVER ERROR:

-The scanner may be OFF or not connected. Check the power supply of the scanner or connection with PC.
-The scanner may be already in use by other application or the "Scanner and Camera" in [Control Panel].Close other application or "Scanner and Camera" in [Control Panel]

-The connected image scanner is not a model supported by this driver. No image scanner is connected. The cable is disconnected.Check whether the image scanner is connected.

-Another application may already be using the image scanner. Alternatively, the TWAIN driver may have been activated twice.Terminate all applications, and start scanning again.

For more information, please refer to the help contents of Scanner utility/Twain driver and scanning application installed on your PC.Hope the above information is helpful.

Thanks,
ScanCare

Jun 22, 2012 | Office Equipment & Supplies

1 Answer

I get an error message when starting web cam on my HP notebook


there is a problem with web cam drivers. if you want i can fix it online.

Nov 23, 2011 | HP Pavilion dv7-1132nr Notebook PC

1 Answer

My problem is i can't connect my connect to local area connection.


can you state the devices youre trying to connect, such as pc to modem, pc to router, pc to another network, also need to know what OS you are using, lastly any error messages, thank you

May 17, 2011 | HP Compaq dc5000 PC Desktop

2 Answers

When connected on Skype orbicam will not open


reinstall driver. if same problem occur. reformat PC.

Nov 20, 2008 | Acer Aspire 5600 Series 5630-6951 Laptop

3 Answers

Problems working LG viewty with pc


probably the DLL file is missing, try installing from the net.

Jul 11, 2008 | LG KU990 Viewty

1 Answer

USB connection


What version of windows are you using also are you getting the message on the phone or the pc if the pc and you are using xp try the updated ver of the software and also java update

Jul 07, 2007 | Samsung SGH-E900 Cellular Phone

1 Answer

"Fatal Application Error"


This problem may occur if the user allows the batteries to discharge to a state where the MobilePro must shut itself down. This state may cause the system storage memory to become unstable requiring a "hard" reset after the system has been fully charged again. Failure to perform the hard reset may result in data loss at a later time. The user manual states that if you receive a message indicating that the batteries are low, immediately connect the AC adapter to the device. The solution is to perform a "hard" reset after fully charging the internal batteries, and then install the service packs, software updates and user software.

Sep 14, 2005 | NEC MobilePro 780 Pocket PC

Not finding what you are looking for?
Garmin Forerunner 205 GPS Receiver Logo

Related Topics:

165 people viewed this question

Ask a Question

Usually answered in minutes!

Top Garmin GPS Experts

SHARCNET-USA
SHARCNET-USA

Level 3 Expert

2124 Answers

yadayada
yadayada

Level 3 Expert

68032 Answers

Steve

Level 3 Expert

3287 Answers

Are you a Garmin GPS Expert? Answer questions, earn points and help others

Answer questions

Manuals & User Guides

Loading...