When I turn my computer back on, it asked me to connect the device to continue. Here is how to reset the unit Shut the unit down all the way. It shoudl go to a screen that asks you to reset all user data. If my answer did not work, please wait to rate the answer and instead send me a reply so that I can continue to assist you as needed. Now my laptop will not reconnect to gps unit because it is stuck at "Loading Maps .." Please help Welcome to Just My name is Dustin and I am here to help! Now put your fingertip on the lower right hand corner of the touchscreen and keep it there. If you’ve reached my independent advice website then you are probably the owner of a Nuvi GPS sat nav device and are asking yourself whether you can update Garmin maps for free.
PC Version The map version date is displayed on the initial installation screen.
Maps are updated whenever new wilderness areas are added to the National Wilderness Preservation System or when older boundaries are revised.
Garmin and other GPS makers have transitioned in a significant way to free product lifetime map updates for a range of products including sports and golf GPS.
But for many map options, especially international street maps beyond those you purchased with your unit, you will have to pay.
Anyone who owns a Nuvi GPS or Zumo (the motorcycle GPS model) should aim to check for free Garmin GPS maps.