Maps Won’t Display On GPS (Rino series)

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Maps Won’t Display On GPS (Rino series)

This issue could occur in Rino Series GPS units but also to other Garmins. Over the years, Garmin has allowed memory cards to be formatted in many different ways as well as supported many different memory card sizes. As our maps work in Garmin GPS units ranging from new to as old as 10 years old, we are always doing our  best to produce cards which will work in the … Continue reading

Memory Card Must Be Formatted To Work With This Device

Garmin released a new automotive GPS early in 2016. We have done some preliminary testing on a DriveSmart 60. On the model tested, we received a message saying “Memory Card Must Be Formatted.” It appears the DriveSmart units will not work with memory cards less than 1GB in size and they have to be formatted a specific way. There are two options: 1) The first option is to please put … Continue reading

Merging Garmin Maps

We get numerous requests asking if other Garmin maps can be merged to TRAX maps . Some of the common examples include wanting Garmin City Navigator maps on a handheld along with the TRAX maps. Kirsch’s Outdoor Products does not claim compatibility with any additional Garmin map sets. Also, it is highly recommended you do not write any additional mapsets to your TRAX card. This is due to the fact that Garmin … Continue reading

Larger Capacity Cards

The largest capacity cards Kirsch’s Outdoor Products utilizes for development of Garmin maps are 2GB memory cards. We do not recommend or support having multiple maps on the same card. Some of the reasons include: Many Garmin units have a programmed limit of map sizes of 2GB. Many Garmin do not allow multiple map sets to exist on one card. The update tool and update process would not work correctly if … Continue reading

Garmin BaseCamp

All TRAX maps (legacy format only) labeled version 5.2 or higher should be visible in the Garmin BaseCamp application. In order to view the map, it must be a Windows PC with BaseCamp already installed on the PC. Launch  BaseCamp Insert your TRAX map 5.2 or higher into your PC memory card reader, or insert the card into your Garmin GPS and connect it to the PC. In BaseCamp, use the … Continue reading

Garmin Compatability

If your Garmin GPS has a microSD/SD card slot, it should work with a TRAX map. Nuvi Series (Known exceptions: 200, 250, 260, and 650 are not compatible) Drive Series (Memory card size issue) Oregon Series Dakota 20 GPSMAP 60Cx and 60CSx GPSMAP 62s and 62st GPSMAP 64s and 64st GPSMAP 76CSx GPSMAP 78 eTrex Vista Cx and HCx eTrex Legend Cx and HCx eTrex Venture Cx and  HCx eTrex 20 and 30 … Continue reading