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My Garmin e-trex will not pick up any satellites. The time and date are wrong. (Yesterday, 20 July 2325h instead of 21 July 0724h) I used it successfully yesterday, then took the batteries out to recharge last night.

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It righted itself when I switched it on again outside and 'calibrated' it by moving around with it in my hand. Obviously it is better not to leave the batteries out for so long, overnight, while recharging them.
Once before I had to get back to the factory settings and start again by pressing buttons consecutively quickly but I couldn't do that again. I had forgotten what I did and hadn't written it down. Any ideas?!
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