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by advnzer
Mon Jun 03, 2019 4:30 am
Forum: Garmin Express for PC
Topic: Garmin Express version 6.14.2.0
Replies: 1
Views: 195
New Zealand

Re: Garmin Express version 6.14.2.0

yes it updated last night .I dont know what changed ,it co incided with an update for my garmin dashcam
by advnzer
Fri May 31, 2019 11:50 pm
Forum: Garmin Zumo 450/550
Topic: Saving a location
Replies: 4
Views: 331
New Zealand

Re: Saving a location

yes.I dont use a zumo but on my nuvi you just long press the symbol that represents your location and "save" Dont forget to give it a reasonable name and or remember to rename it later.On my nuvi i have saved waypoints with names like ??? or xxx or some other abbreviation which is very quick at the ...
by advnzer
Fri May 10, 2019 12:02 pm
Forum: Garmin Basecamp for PC
Topic: Nav6 creates oversized Track File.
Replies: 2
Views: 235
New Zealand

Re: Nav6 creates oversized Track File.

you can open gpx files with wordpad or notepad and edit them.They are just lines and lines of text .Its rather tedious but you can search for dates etc and split up the files .Its a while since i did that but you can experiment of course just make sure you have an original backup somewhere.I cant re...
by advnzer
Sun May 05, 2019 9:56 am
Forum: Garmin Zumo 390/395/396
Topic: Staying with a pre-planned route
Replies: 30
Views: 1658
New Zealand

Re: Staying with a pre-planned route

good luck!
by advnzer
Fri May 03, 2019 8:13 am
Forum: Garmin Basecamp for MAC
Topic: Need a pencil
Replies: 4
Views: 356
New Zealand

Re: Need a pencil

Open the route properties window of the route you want to re-join or extend. Activate the route tool (control r). Go to work. To join two or more routes, open the route properties box of the first one and drag additions into the box in the order you want to add them. in windows and basecamp you hav...
by advnzer
Sun Apr 28, 2019 7:56 am
Forum: Garmin Basecamp for MAC
Topic: Need a pencil
Replies: 4
Views: 356
New Zealand

Re: Need a pencil

pencil icon?The pencil icon for me is "INSERT' a via or shaping point into a route.If you have two routes open there is an option to join two routes under the edit/advanced menus
by advnzer
Tue Apr 09, 2019 10:10 am
Forum: Garmin Zumo 660/665
Topic: Unit Internal Storage
Replies: 4
Views: 486
New Zealand

Re: Unit Internal Storage

my nuvi is the same.I cannot delete routes sent to the nuvi from basecamp using the menus on the nuvi.I have to go into the temp or current folder on the nuvi and delete the route (gpx file) from there using the laptop
by advnzer
Thu Mar 14, 2019 7:07 am
Forum: Garmin Zumo 590/595
Topic: 595 routing worries
Replies: 5
Views: 844
New Zealand

Re: 595 routing worries

are the same maps on all the units...i mean identical maps!
by advnzer
Tue Mar 05, 2019 7:32 am
Forum: Garmin Zumo 590/595
Topic: 595 App for routes
Replies: 6
Views: 585
New Zealand

Re: 595 App for routes

i think you need to tell us exactly what you want to do.
by advnzer
Mon Jan 21, 2019 5:41 am
Forum: Garmin Zumo 390/395/396
Topic: Waypoints, or Shaping points?
Replies: 8
Views: 799
New Zealand

Re: Waypoints, or Shaping points?

afaik a shaping point is only a non announced waypoint.When you place that point its actually a way point but if you right click it you can turn alerts off.It might actually be called a via point rather than waypoint