Category: GPS

GPS including, Garmin, Road Tech, TomTom, Magellan, and others.

Garmin Reset Procedures – All GPS Models

Garmin Reset Procedures – All GPS Models Why Reset a Garmin GPS? Garmin GPS Hard Reset vs Garmin GPS Soft Reset Procedures to Reset Garmin GPS The Garmin Reset Procedures in this article covers all automotive GPS devices from Garmin as of this writing. The reset procedures are broken down by model groups. These groups […]

Master reset nuvi 30, 40, 50, 52, and 54 series

Reset Garmin Nuvi 30 Series GPS

Master reset nuvi 30, 40, 50, 52, and 54 series If you arrived directly to this master reset nuvi page through a search engine or other referral, you should take a moment to read the introduction information on Garmin GPS Master Resets first, then return here to complete the reset.  The general articles covers some […]

Guitar Pick – Indespensible Electronics Tool

Guitar Pick – Indespensible Electronics Tool I need to get to the capacitors inside monitor, but I’m having trouble with the plastic clips that hold the case together. I’ve got the screws out and the base off, but I don’t want to screw up the plastic by prying on the wrong spot  or in the wrong way. […]

Re-Install Maps and Software on Garmin GPS – Mac OSX

Software Missing Garmin

Garmin Express is a great tool to have if you have problems with your Garmin GPS or if you want to change the maps installed on the device, or where they are installed.  The software is available for both Windows and OSX. You can use Garmin Express Software to re-install the system software and change […]

Re-Install Maps and Software on Garmin GPS – Windows

Garmin Express

To deal with major problems or coverage changes to your Garmin GPS, Garmin Express software is a good tool to have in your back pocket. You can use Garmin Express Software to re-install the system software and change the maps on your device.  You can also use Garmin Express to install maps directly to an […]

How to Convert Garmin Maps to NAVTEQ Maps

NAVTEQ Garmin

How to Convert Garmin Maps to NAVTEQ Maps There are some countries available as Garmin maps that are not available on NAVTEQ devices.  If you are in this situation, you’ve probably wished you could Convert Garmin Maps to NAVTEQ Maps but assumed that it is impossible.  On the contrary, because of the relationship between Garmin and […]

How to Master Reset Garmin Edge 810 or 510

Garmin GPS

Before Proceeding Please Note (Updated April 2016) If you are experiencing the error “This tracking session does not exist or was canceled”, you may want to jump to the end of this article and review my explanation of that error before you proceed to Master Reset Garmin Edge 810 or 510.     There are […]

Garmin Edge 500 Master Reset

You may have to do a Garmin Edge 500 Master Reset if it isn’t functioning properly.  If any of the conditions below are true, then a master reset is most likely what will be required. Note: If the device is not receiving a satellite signal, you may want to perform an AutoLocate before performing a master reset. […]