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Cannot connect my garmin 405 forerunner to the computer

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  • Anonymous Jan 26, 2009

    My ANT stick seems to be installed correctly, but it will not detect my 405 so I cannot pair or upload data.



    I have followed the troubleshooting in help. Any suggestions?

    Thanks

  • WA_EDH Feb 07, 2009

    Garmin ANT status stays at "Searching for devices..." I have about 30 runs that uploaded with no issues.

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I think the issue could be IE8. Even with compatibility view on IIE8 does not work for me. Safari does not work either. Try installing Firefox, and then uninstaling and reinstalling all garmin software (drivers, ANT, garmin connect). Hope this helps someone (I've spent all bloody day on this!) ;o)

Posted on Aug 09, 2009

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SOURCE: Garmin Forerunner 405 always shows wrong time/date

http://www8.garmin.com/manuals/Forerunner405_OwnersManual.pdf

page 28 of your owners manual indicates it sets itself from a satellite signal , however if you touch and hold menu / settings / time , you have option to set time zone and daylight savings is applicable , that should fix ya up .

Posted on Jan 02, 2009

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SOURCE: garmin forerunner 405

http://www8.garmin.com/support/download_details.jsp?id=3741

If this solves your problem, please rate the solution. Thankyou.

Posted on Jan 21, 2009

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SOURCE: My garmin forerunner 405 won't acquire a satellite

I face the same problem. Hope in the shop they can help me out but i fear i will have to hand it in at garmin and thus this will cost dollars again.

Posted on Aug 14, 2010

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