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Reciever will not power up

I was in the middle of trying to udate the gps and the update was interrupted, now the unit will not power up.

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  • gexigo Mar 03, 2009

    Ciao, stesso problema, stavo trasferendo i punti sul pc e si è bloccato il tutto e ora il gps non si accende.


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Hi, I Holded the NAV + Menu and pressed the power button. My Sportrak was start up in software upload mode. Then I used the Magup program in expert mode to bring your my GPS to life.And nothing, GPS dont started wih initialize screen !! When I press the power button nothing is displayed only hear the sound of a repeating.
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The same thing happened to me. It turns out the USB to serial adapter had issues. Anyway to fix try this. Hold the NAV + Menu and press the power button. Your Sportrak should start up in software upload mode. You can then use the Magup program in expert mode to bring your GPS to life. I had to find a computer with a serial port to fix mine.
Jim

Posted on Oct 09, 2009

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