I have just loaded another map to see if I get the same problem. Try creating a much much smaller map and upload that. Most of the normal ways and roads are on the map. I've tried all of the suggestions in this post reset device, delete xml file to no avail. Thank you for your suggestions.
Or, you could go ahead and use the site above to build a big custom map set with your vacation spot and your home spot. We were helping people with instructions like this though not nearly as detailed and many were having problems, so we started making these in bulk. Any clue to solve the issue? I am about to acquire an Edge 1000 and was looking for a way to recover my already owned maps. The following is taken from my letter to Highly Tuned Atheletes. I cant figure out how to open the damn thing and how to get it on my sd card. How can I identify them as separate files so I can select them individually? All seemed to go well, but when I loaded the map, the top half seemed to be completely missing hashed out. I reload the old map, and again with no problem the map displays.
Please let me know if I'll be losing the Map Preview and Searching if I move an unlocked map manually. I make my living on the interwebs and do a lot of how to videos and articles for my own branded product…I know and appreciate how much time it takes to create the content you put up on your blog. Does it make any difference to the speed of operation? I have the strange feeling this is still unziped even though I did do the double click unziping procedure. You can turn off and on maps individually, I always leave the basemap switched on. I downloaded Colorado and once it appeared as a 97. It was not the first time I created a tour on Basecamp and I do know that you have to pin down the course points very carefully.
The whole of Australia is only a couple of hundred meg — 4 gig is huge! Remove memory card from nuvi. Helps if you have them named so you can recognize which one is which. Thanks for the awesome article. When I try to look at 'GarminDevice. Sometimes I just dont get people……….
Just extract — run Mapsource. I just created a map for Italy for my Garmin Edge 810 and your simplified instructions made it a piece of cake. I went though all the steps and it worked well, for a while. Instead, it would put me on city streets even though the bike trail is close to them. Thanks for the answers :mrgreen: Yes, you can delete maps from system folder. And I confirm that for certain parts it is even more detailed, and updated a lot faster then commercial maps.
Do the two play well together? This will allow you to see all the nuvi files. After the second transfer completes, rename it to gmap3d1. Also can you charge the 810 whilst on the go? So they can be very useful for walking and off-road cycling. Thanks Ray, this is exactly my next task as I go from rehabilitating my shoulder on the trainer to riding outdoors again. On my Edge 800, i can enable multiple maps at the same time but if the Garmin City Navigator map is also enabled, it will take precedence over other maps. All seem to work fine and in great detail, down to 20 feet. Some maps are free, some require an annual donation allowing regular downloads of the updated versions.
One quick question — is there any way of loading multiple maps on the device i. Many thanks, Joe Finally, I was able to somehow get it to work. I hope this works for you. I find myself using Google maps with my phone mounted on the dash all the time. Do you know if I need to do something to avoid this or when this might happen? I did not do anything different but it now works. Would one of you nice people remember to bury this again when you're done. If it is running low on space, the device may act oddly.
These probably contain lots of different voices and languages files with. However said basemap believes there are for example only three streets in New York City, and two in Paris. Like the Edge was suggesting to take an airplane :. When trying with this much more smaller map, it also took a lot of time. If you simply click on a file with the extension. I used MapMyRide in Safari on the iPad to create a route.