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Forum: Ride reports 12-02-2014, 02:08 PM
Replies: 951
Views: 244,588
Posted By kave
Again, a fantastic story, thank you for telling...

Again, a fantastic story, thank you for telling it to us.
How do you like the Panigale in the tight Alp twisties? Do you ever dream of riding something else there, like a KTM 990?
Is there an old...
Forum: Layin' down tracks 11-28-2014, 11:23 PM
Replies: 1,534
Views: 161,409
Posted By kave
I would buy something else. The monterra is...

I would buy something else. The monterra is probably one of the most difficult to use GPS units Garmin made. Combine that with outdated operating system, almost no support from Garmin=bad buy.
My...
Forum: Ride reports 11-27-2014, 01:10 AM
Replies: 951
Views: 244,588
Posted By kave
It is the service managers bike, the guys doing...

It is the service managers bike, the guys doing service don't have time to work on it :)
Forum: Equipment 11-10-2014, 01:34 AM
Replies: 149
Views: 31,574
Posted By kave
I would say 800$ on the Garmin Monterra is the...

I would say 800$ on the Garmin Monterra is the worst money I spent. The last year I have bought three new Garmin devices, Verb Camera, Fenix 2 watch and a Monterra. They have all been totally useless...
Forum: Equipment 11-10-2014, 01:30 AM
Replies: 2,698
Views: 210,839
Posted By kave
I must say I am very pleased with my Verb Elite....

I must say I am very pleased with my Verb Elite. It never crashes or anything anymore. Now if they could fix the GPS alignment issues as well.

It works fine as a still picture camera as well:...
Forum: Beasts 11-08-2014, 10:56 AM
Replies: 4,205
Views: 798,383
Posted By kave
If it is about the same as the 950 Super Enduro...

If it is about the same as the 950 Super Enduro plus some protection from wind and and a larger fuel tank I am in for one. Anyone noticed the width of the rear tire? It would be great if one could...
Forum: Ride reports 11-07-2014, 03:05 AM
Replies: 951
Views: 244,588
Posted By kave
What a great report. As others have stated, you...

What a great report. As others have stated, you really have a talent for writing. If you ever come by to Sweden, maybe to inspect Norway which is close to the Alps when it comes to roads and views,...
Forum: Ridiculous streetbikes with 6 CPUs and too much horsepower (1050/1190/1290cc) 11-05-2014, 02:52 AM
Replies: 737
Views: 99,901
Posted By kave
Nice moped, but cast 19" front wheel? Africa Twin...

Nice moped, but cast 19" front wheel? Africa Twin here I come :)
Forum: Layin' down tracks 10-21-2014, 09:57 PM
Replies: 1,534
Views: 161,409
Posted By kave
I have tried using the Monterra with different...

I have tried using the Monterra with different Ant+ sensors like heart rate and cadence. I have never got them to work flawlessly during a whole bicycle trip. They always disconnect from the Monterra...
Forum: Layin' down tracks 10-13-2014, 03:39 AM
Replies: 1,534
Views: 161,409
Posted By kave
I have the same problem. Usually it is worse when...

I have the same problem. Usually it is worse when using AA batteries instead of the standard battery.
Forum: Equipment 09-30-2014, 12:04 AM
Replies: 2,698
Views: 210,839
Posted By kave
A new review of various action cams: Strangely...

A new review of various action cams:
Strangely they think the Virb Mounts are really bad.
I think the ReplayXD Mini 1080 looks like a fantastic form factor.
...
Forum: Layin' down tracks 08-18-2014, 07:52 AM
Replies: 1,534
Views: 161,409
Posted By kave
I am not sure what you are trying to prove here?...

I am not sure what you are trying to prove here? Samsung is always the right purchase and it is correct for everyone? What about users who needs, or just like, to use ONE app to manage his or her...
Forum: Layin' down tracks 08-18-2014, 01:09 AM
Replies: 1,534
Views: 161,409
Posted By kave
You cant directly on the Monterra or any other...

You cant directly on the Monterra or any other Garmin unit.
You do it from the computer.
It depends on the maps. On openstreetmap there usually are config files that you can replace with the...
Forum: Layin' down tracks 08-17-2014, 11:58 PM
Replies: 1,534
Views: 161,409
Posted By kave
Look at the screenshots here, its an even lower...

Look at the screenshots here, its an even lower res unit but the difference is the same between a Garmin map and one that has its typ file changed:
http://www.livingwithtech.net/garmin-edge-800/
Forum: Layin' down tracks 08-17-2014, 10:57 AM
Replies: 1,534
Views: 161,409
Posted By kave
One of the main advantages with using a Garmin...

One of the main advantages with using a Garmin product is that I can change the maps so they can be used properly, I can remove contourlines and make roads visible on a white background.
Atleast on...
Forum: Equipment 08-14-2014, 03:06 PM
Replies: 2,698
Views: 210,839
Posted By kave
I am really looking forward to this application: ...

I am really looking forward to this application:
http://research.microsoft.com/en-us/um/redmond/projects/hyperlapse/

Look at the before and after video.
Forum: Layin' down tracks 08-13-2014, 11:33 PM
Replies: 1,534
Views: 161,409
Posted By kave
Welcome as a Monterra user. I am sure that when...

Welcome as a Monterra user. I am sure that when 2014 ends, we will mostly be happy with the monterra.
1. In other modes than Nuvi there is a small arrow on the map page, at the top that you press...
Forum: Layin' down tracks 07-29-2014, 01:59 PM
Replies: 1,534
Views: 161,409
Posted By kave
After a bicycle trip with the Monterra today...

After a bicycle trip with the Monterra today where the map kept rotating when riding at lower speeds I disabled the compass
It can be done i Preferences/Garmin/More/Coarse/Always use compass when...
Forum: Equipment 07-27-2014, 12:21 PM
Replies: 2,698
Views: 210,839
Posted By kave
Yes, its the G force, but I would say it is...

Yes, its the G force, but I would say it is rather pointless. Either the gps track is still not in sync with video, or it reacts too slowly to make any sense. Even the speed from the gps in the Virb...
Forum: Equipment 07-27-2014, 02:11 AM
Replies: 2,698
Views: 210,839
Posted By kave
Its a pity the Microphone in the Virb is so bad....

Its a pity the Microphone in the Virb is so bad. Or is it mine that is defect?
This is a video I shot during a testdrive of a Porsche 911 Carrera S in Stuttgart.
In the end there is a comparison of...
Forum: Layin' down tracks 07-02-2014, 01:37 AM
Replies: 1,534
Views: 161,409
Posted By kave
Same here, haven't seen that before. I just...

Same here, haven't seen that before.

I just did a reset of the device. I will get back with the results.
Forum: Layin' down tracks 06-30-2014, 04:44 AM
Replies: 1,534
Views: 161,409
Posted By kave
I am considering a Hard Reset on my device to see...

I am considering a Hard Reset on my device to see if I can get rid of the constant "Garmin GOA doesn't respond" messages I get all the time.

Is that also going to erase the included Birds Eye...
Forum: Ride reports 06-27-2014, 02:42 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 7,069
Posted By kave
Great, looking forward to this.

Great, looking forward to this.
Forum: Ride reports 06-25-2014, 01:18 AM
Replies: 85
Views: 12,142
Posted By kave
Great report Dirk, as always. Is it really 4...

Great report Dirk, as always. Is it really 4 years between posts or is there a database issue?
Forum: Equipment 06-22-2014, 01:06 AM
Replies: 2,698
Views: 210,839
Posted By kave
I was out on a 3 hour bike trip this week, the...

I was out on a 3 hour bike trip this week, the Virb performed great. No hiccups.
Only problem was loosing the Remote two times and GPS data seems missing on some clips.
What amazes me is the...
Forum: Equipment 06-19-2014, 07:41 AM
Replies: 2,698
Views: 210,839
Posted By kave
It has been in the App Store for over a week.

It has been in the App Store for over a week.
Forum: Equipment 06-19-2014, 01:13 AM
Replies: 2,698
Views: 210,839
Posted By kave
Fantastic, I was riding for 2.5 hours yesterday,...

Fantastic, I was riding for 2.5 hours yesterday, recording 25 clips, taking 15 pictures using my Fenix 2 watch as a remote. NO lockup, no crash etc etc.
The only problem was that the Fenix watch...
Forum: Layin' down tracks 06-11-2014, 10:44 PM
Replies: 1,534
Views: 161,409
Posted By kave
Huh, after my Monterra being off for two weeks I...

Huh, after my Monterra being off for two weeks I just started it up and I saw a new message "Process android.process.acore have been stopped".
Sounds serious :)
Edit: Later investigations found...
Forum: Layin' down tracks 06-11-2014, 02:20 PM
Replies: 1,534
Views: 161,409
Posted By kave
New version out now, dont know how to use Express...

New version out now, dont know how to use Express since it cant see the Monterra.


http://www8.garmin.com/support/download_details.jsp?id=6107

Monterra software version 3.20
as of June 10,...
Forum: Equipment 06-10-2014, 01:15 AM
Replies: 2,698
Views: 210,839
Posted By kave
Now, I haven't tried my third Virb on the bicycle...

Now, I haven't tried my third Virb on the bicycle yet, but I have tried it extensively in the car using my Fenix2 watch as remote, and it does work all the time now :) (I just whish Garmin sent the...
Forum: Layin' down tracks 06-06-2014, 10:36 AM
Replies: 1,534
Views: 161,409
Posted By kave
Dtrbyk: i also get errors about not communicating...

Dtrbyk: i also get errors about not communicating with google servers, on some rides every fifth minute. If ditching the google account fixes this one for all its not a big sacrifice.
Its not...
Forum: Layin' down tracks 06-06-2014, 07:58 AM
Replies: 1,534
Views: 161,409
Posted By kave
Is it a good idea to remove all Google accounts...

Is it a good idea to remove all Google accounts etc? Every time I start my device it installs more meaningless apps that I havent chosen.
I will try a complete wipe of the unit and after that no...
Forum: Layin' down tracks 06-03-2014, 01:31 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 624
Posted By kave
The one and only manufacturer who has support...

The one and only manufacturer who has support from a computer, and where the best experience on the Mac is Garmin. There is no one else.
Use an iPad mini in a LifeProof case?
Forum: Layin' down tracks 05-19-2014, 02:53 AM
Replies: 1,534
Views: 161,409
Posted By kave
A bit sad, but I just put my Monterra out for...

A bit sad, but I just put my Monterra out for sale. I realize that some issues that I have with it will probably never be solved.
Since I don't have a motorbike I thought of using it on my...
Forum: Layin' down tracks 05-08-2014, 12:52 AM
Replies: 1,534
Views: 161,409
Posted By kave
I agree, but do you think it works fine in the...

I agree, but do you think it works fine in the car?
Due to lack of research I have big problems just typing in an adress in the search box. In Europe I always have to type in Country, City and...
Forum: Layin' down tracks 05-07-2014, 04:08 AM
Replies: 1,534
Views: 161,409
Posted By kave
I think we need to apply som reason here. I dont...

I think we need to apply som reason here. I dont see anyone thinking the Monterra was great for anything but as a paperweight in the early firmwares.
It was unusable with many defects that made it...
Forum: Layin' down tracks 05-05-2014, 09:18 PM
Replies: 1,534
Views: 161,409
Posted By kave
I am installing the update now, its even stating...

I am installing the update now, its even stating its updating Android and its requiring a restart, havent seen that before.

Goa 1.20.00, firmware 2.9.0
Changes made from firmware version 2.60 to...
Forum: Layin' down tracks 05-05-2014, 01:25 AM
Replies: 1,534
Views: 161,409
Posted By kave
Interesting. I am going on a car trip in July to...

Interesting. I am going on a car trip in July to Italy and the Alps and I am not sure if I should even bring the Monterra with me or just use the iPhone with the Navigon app.
Forum: Layin' down tracks 04-20-2014, 07:55 AM
Replies: 1,534
Views: 161,409
Posted By kave
Well, what usually happend in the previous...

Well, what usually happend in the previous firmware releases was that the map was reset according to zoomlevel, 3D mode on, nort up etc etc whenever you leave the map and come back, sometimes the...
Forum: Layin' down tracks 04-17-2014, 12:08 PM
Replies: 1,534
Views: 161,409
Posted By kave
I dont see what Apple can do specific to the...

I dont see what Apple can do specific to the Monterra?
It works fine with most other Garmin Units, even my wristwatch Fenix can be mounted fine.

It seems Google has a workarround:...
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