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Tried to use my Garmin this morning but only showing no map

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Tried to use my Garmin this morning but only showing no map data available
Submitted: 4 years ago.
Category: Electronics
Expert:  *ElectronicsTech replied 4 years ago.

Hi Graham,

My name isXXXXX will assist you with your Garmin.
The "No Map Data Available" message may appear on your device for the following reasons:

  • The maps on the GPS device have been disabled
  • The GPS device is missing its unlock code
  • An unsuccessful map download attempt has written the mapping files incorrectly
  • If a microSD / SD card is being used and is in an improper format.
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  • Please let me know the model of your Garmin and we will try and correct this issue.