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I have bought a second hand garmin, and the owner gave me the manual and free US navigation map. Recently he also provided me the 25 digit unlock code, but I cannot register or unlock maps, cos when i try to register an account it is always say invalid user id or password. How to fix this?

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The unlock code he gave you must be the map unlock code. IF it is you can unlock the map without registering. Details of how to unlock your map are at http://www.fixya.com/support/r6197735-no_detailed_maps_found_support_routing
There's more information there than you'll need so skip to the paragraph on unlocking the map.

If the previous owner deletes your satnav from his garmin account you should then be able to register it.

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