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Old 06-27-2005, 04:30 AM   #1
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Question Garmin 276c Software Update

I need help gents. My Garmin 276C is operating on software v2.7. I downloaded the latest version (v3.3) off the garmin website, but have not uploaded it yet. My question is, Will the update/upload reset the odometer on my unit? If it does, is there any otherway to update the software?
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Old 06-27-2005, 04:46 AM   #2
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I need help gents. My Garmin 276C is operating on software v2.7. I downloaded the latest version (v3.3) off the garmin website, but have not uploaded it yet. My question is, Will the update/upload reset the odometer on my unit? If it does, is there any otherway to update the software?
Why are you worried about the odometer? How are you using it?
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Old 06-27-2005, 04:46 AM   #3
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It will reset the odometer and clear all your waypoints and tracks and think it's in Kansas.
I don't know of any other way to update.
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Old 06-27-2005, 11:16 AM   #4
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As the Garmin Software Download page states, . . . save all of your 276c data before updating the software. Then reload your data afterword.
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Old 06-27-2005, 11:22 AM   #5
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Yes----everything stored in it will be gone. You will also have to go thru and reset all you preferences.
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