[GeoStL] Re: New 60CSx

  • From: "Jim Bensman" <junkmailno@xxxxxxxxxxx>
  • To: <geocaching@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Sun, 9 Mar 2008 20:14:40 -0500

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They changed that with version 2008

Jim Bensman
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> -----Original Message-----
> From: geocaching-bounce@xxxxxxxxxxxxx [mailto:geocaching-
> bounce@xxxxxxxxxxxxx] On Behalf Of Glenn Nash
> Sent: Sunday, March 09, 2008 7:51 PM
> To: geocaching@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
> Subject: [GeoStL] Re: New 60CSx
> 
> -
> I thought tho that you could install the maps on 2 devices with the one
> unlock code.
> 
> 
> GC-RGS wrote:
> > -
> > 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
> >
> 
> 
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