[GeoStL] Re: New 60CSx

  • From: "Jim Bensman" <junkmailno@xxxxxxxxxxx>
  • To: <geocaching@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Sun, 9 Mar 2008 19:55:05 -0500

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That's correct and @#$% garmin will not even let you transfer you City
Navigator 2008 from your 60CSX if you buy a new Colorado!  You have to buy a
new copy.

I will soon be selling my 60CSX and its unlock code for City Navigator 2008
if anyone is interested.  

Jim Bensman
"Nature Bats Last" 

Go Obama!

> -----Original Message-----
> From: geocaching-bounce@xxxxxxxxxxxxx [mailto:geocaching-
> bounce@xxxxxxxxxxxxx] On Behalf Of GC-RGS
> Sent: Sunday, March 09, 2008 7:44 PM
> To: geocaching@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
> Subject: [GeoStL] Re: New 60CSx
> 
> -
> Jeff is right. The Trip and Waypoint manager is not locked and contains
> no
> maps. It is meant to transfer WP's, routes, and tracks between mapsource
> and
> the GPS (both ways). Mapsource is the program that handles the interface
> between the GPS and also any maps, such as City Navigator.  The older
> versions of the maps were called Metroguide. That is why you can update
> mapsource free but the maps aren't updated unless you buy an updated set
> of
> maps. They normally come out once a year in August.
> 
> The current City Navigator maps only have 1 unlock code, and it's
> assigned
> to your Quest, so you can't put in another unlock code and load the maps
> on
> a different GPS. I think Garmin will sell you an additional unlock code
> over
> the phone but it's about the same price as just buying another copy, or
> about $100-125.
> 
> I don't know how you're going to get around that problem cheaply because
> the
> unlock code(s) and GPS serial numbers are registered on Garmin's website
> so
> it seems impossible to beat the system.
> 
> Rich
> 
> ----- Original Message -----
> From: "Libby" <gmalibby@xxxxxxxxxx>
> To: <geocaching@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
> Sent: Sunday, March 09, 2008 7:22 PM
> Subject: [GeoStL] Re: New 60CSx
> 
> 
> > -
> > Thanks for taking your time to think about it.
> > L
> >
> >
> > ----- Original Message -----
> > From: "Weymouth" <wey6567@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
> > To: <geocaching@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
> > Sent: Sunday, March 09, 2008 7:12 PM
> > Subject: [GeoStL] Re: New 60CSx
> >
> >
> > -
> > I don't know.  There should not be a lock on the Trip
> > and Waypoint Manager software.
> >
> > Maybe someone else knows what is going on.
> >
> > Jeff
> > --- Libby <gmalibby@xxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> >
> >> -
> >> It came with a CD for Trip and Waypoint. Which would
> >> not unlock. So I tried City Navigator which came with my Garmin
> Quest.
> >>
> >> The messages on the face of the CSx is Can't Unlock
> >> Maps.  GRrrrrrr!
> >>
> >>
> >> ----- Original Message -----
> >> From: "Weymouth" <wey6567@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
> >> To: <geocaching@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
> >> Sent: Sunday, March 09, 2008 5:37 PM
> >> Subject: [GeoStL] Re: New 60CSx
> >>
> >>
> >> -
> >> What maps are you using?
> >> --- Libby <gmalibby@xxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> >>
> >> > Can't unlock maps. If I had a coupon I threw it
> >> > away. Can't get Garmin to respond. Even tried to
> >> > purchase another code but links went round and
> >> round
> >> > to no avail.
> >> >
> >> > Suggestions?
> >> >
> >> > Gmalibby
> >>
> >>
> >>
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