OSM maps for Garmin GPS

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Re: OSM maps for Garmin GPS

Postby bernieq » Fri 07 Aug, 2020 6:35 pm

Ok, GPS map66 shouldn't have any problem.

Each map file should download as a single file; they are not big enough to need to be segmented.

You don't need Basecamp to load the maps to the gps - just copy the map file directly into the /garmin folder on the sd card. (ie turn off gps, take sd out of gps, insert sd in card reader, connect to mac, copy file to /garmin folder, eject sd, reinstall sd in gps, turn on gps)

However, this link is to a mac legacy version of basecamp :
https://www8.garmin.com/support/downloa ... sp?id=4939

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