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  Topic: Garmin 765T getting bricked in NA?
PeterB

Replies: 78
Views: 27220

PostForum: Garmin Portable Navigation Devices   Posted: Thu Jul 02, 2009 6:38 pm   Subject: Garmin 765T getting bricked in NA?
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Very sorry that some people STILL accept a less then perfect response from their suppliers!

Having lived and worked in France I do believe that the standards of French restaurants relie ...
  Topic: Garmin 765T getting bricked in NA?
PeterB

Replies: 78
Views: 27220

PostForum: Garmin Portable Navigation Devices   Posted: Thu Jul 02, 2009 2:34 pm   Subject: Garmin 765T getting bricked in NA?
Sad
Reply from Garmin took SEVEN (7) days!

'--caused by a problem with the units software version'

No use of word 'SORRY' for the problem OR delay in response!!!

Given 2 options:-
1) fas ...
  Topic: Garmin 765T getting bricked in NA?
PeterB

Replies: 78
Views: 27220

PostForum: Garmin Portable Navigation Devices   Posted: Sun Jun 28, 2009 1:16 pm   Subject: Garmin 765T getting bricked in NA?
Smile

For me this is the last straw after a long series of teething problems.
Mine is on its way to Amazon for a promised refund.

The one thing we do need in a GPS is reliability!!!!!!!!!!!! ...
  Topic: 765T - Anyone here got one?
PeterB

Replies: 218
Views: 62712

PostForum: Garmin Portable Navigation Devices   Posted: Thu Apr 16, 2009 11:47 am   Subject: 765T - Anyone here got one?
Sad
My testing and comparison with a recently repaired TT GO720 is now leaving me with a few conclusions:-
The GO 720 can be set to ALWAYS give road numbers as well as street names whilst the 765 ...
  Topic: 765T - Anyone here got one?
PeterB

Replies: 218
Views: 62712

PostForum: Garmin Portable Navigation Devices   Posted: Sat Mar 28, 2009 12:40 pm   Subject: 765T - Anyone here got one?
Thanks PaulB,

Firmware up to date and have just downloaded latest text to speech file.

Situation is:-

On most local roads ONLY the street name is spoken, i.e. as shown in text at top of scree ...
  Topic: 765T - Anyone here got one?
PeterB

Replies: 218
Views: 62712

PostForum: Garmin Portable Navigation Devices   Posted: Fri Mar 27, 2009 5:07 pm   Subject: 765T - Anyone here got one?
2nd day of testing, set for fastest route:

On some regularly used local roads the algorythm is different than TomTom and does not make use of some perfectly acceptable 'shortcuts', rather it keeps ...
  Topic: 765T - Anyone here got one?
PeterB

Replies: 218
Views: 62712

PostForum: Garmin Portable Navigation Devices   Posted: Thu Mar 26, 2009 5:55 pm   Subject: 765T - Anyone here got one?
map download problem solved, still took 5hrs plus to complete by now loaded on Garmin.
  Topic: 765T - Anyone here got one?
PeterB

Replies: 218
Views: 62712

PostForum: Garmin Portable Navigation Devices   Posted: Thu Mar 26, 2009 12:13 pm   Subject: Just got one, first impressions
My trusty Go720 developed a hardware problem and is due to be returne to TT. Decided to try an alternative brand and bought Nuvi 765T fro Amazon.

Complex registration procedure but, I think, inclu ...
  Topic: Sat-navs blamed once again
PeterB

Replies: 63
Views: 25951

PostForum: News And Latest Information   Posted: Sun Feb 10, 2008 4:53 pm   Subject: Sat-navs blamed once again
Sad Sad Sad

Proper indication of low bridges, narrow bridges and narrow lanes is LONG overdue.
Apart from the various specialist sites with data; surely this would be a major sellling po ...
  Topic: RoadTour GPS Tour Guide Launched
PeterB

Replies: 9
Views: 14679

PostForum: News And Latest Information   Posted: Tue Jan 29, 2008 12:05 pm   Subject: RoadTour GPS Tour Guide Launched
Smile Smile

I now have some experience of running TomTom 6.1 alongside RoadTour on an rx5915.

It is possible to set up a route on TT and then start the Raod Tour programme.

Road Tour wi ...
  Topic: New Year resolution for GPS suppliers and map makers!!!!!!!!
PeterB

Replies: 1
Views: 1973

PostForum: Advanced GPS Lounge   Posted: Mon Dec 31, 2007 10:13 am   Subject: New Year resolution for GPS suppliers and map makers!!!!!!!!
GPS systems, hardware and mapping for road navigation have come a long way since we first tried the early software with wired receivers with poor sensitivity.
However, there is still a long way to go ...
  Topic: RoadTour GPS Tour Guide Launched
PeterB

Replies: 9
Views: 14679

PostForum: News And Latest Information   Posted: Sat Dec 22, 2007 10:20 am   Subject: RoadTour GPS Tour Guide Launched
TOMTOM and Road tour seem to co exist OK on the rx5915 so far although the experience has been limited.

However I also have Memory Map installed on the same PDA, again via COM7 at 9600. With this s ...
  Topic: RoadTour GPS Tour Guide Launched
PeterB

Replies: 9
Views: 14679

PostForum: News And Latest Information   Posted: Sat Dec 22, 2007 8:11 am   Subject: RoadTour GPS Tour Guide Launched
Now have 'Road tour' installed on an Ipaq travel companion rx5915.
It operates fine using COM7 at 9600 baud alongside TOMTOM which has a direct GPS feed.
The location and product information is exce ...
  Topic: Nokia N95 & aviation Nav / mapping
PeterB

Replies: 7
Views: 12823

PostForum: Aviation / Marine Software   Posted: Sat Jun 02, 2007 8:01 am   Subject: Nokia N95 & aviation Nav / mapping
GOOD news for raptorflier,

You gan now get UK OS maps for your N95

Not exactly aviation mapping but an excellent backup with full OS maps.

From

viewranger.com
  Topic: Nokia N95 & aviation Nav / mapping
PeterB

Replies: 7
Views: 12823

PostForum: Aviation / Marine Software   Posted: Sun May 13, 2007 12:24 pm   Subject: Nokia N95 & aviation Nav / mapping
Do you already have the N95??
As far as I know there is no aeronautical software available.

A very simlar functionality could be obtained using the Ipaq phone/PDA's and on these you could download ...
 
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