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by gpsrchive
Fri Aug 23, 2019 9:21 pm
Forum: Garmin GPSMAP 66 series
Topic: Firmware-Bug:Trip Recording
Replies: 5
Views: 32

Re: Firmware-Bug:Trip Recording

The origin of this setting being added to newer GPSr was so many users complaining that the Trip Computer statistical data (timers, distances, etc.) did not agree with the data in the 'Current Activity' track log recording. Garmin determined the best course of action was to include a new option to e...
by gpsrchive
Fri Aug 23, 2019 4:51 pm
Forum: Garmin GPSMAP 66 series
Topic: Firmware-Bug:Trip Recording
Replies: 5
Views: 32

Re: Firmware-Bug:Trip Recording

Hello admin, many thanks for your response and your hint. Unfortunately I have the impression, that there is a misunderstanding. Yes, there is a misunderstanding! As I stated in my previous post, "Trip Recording" yields two alternatives to be chosen between: "During Activities" and "Always". "Durin...
by gpsrchive
Fri Aug 23, 2019 1:45 pm
Forum: Garmin GPSMAP 66 series
Topic: Firmware-Bug:Trip Recording
Replies: 5
Views: 32

Re: Firmware-Bug:Trip Recording

If you navigate to the Setup > Recording > Advanced Setup > Trip Recording page here at the GPSMAP 66 wiki, I think you will find the answer you are looking for.
by gpsrchive
Fri Aug 23, 2019 1:41 pm
Forum: Garmin GPSMAP 66 series
Topic: Wanted Feature: WPS functionality
Replies: 1
Views: 17

Re: Wanted Feature: WPS functionality

Added Feature Request #17 to Common Issues page.
by gpsrchive
Thu Aug 22, 2019 8:24 pm
Forum: Garmin GPSMAP 66 series
Topic: Total ascent figures
Replies: 64
Views: 2570

Re: Total ascent figures

Thank you for the confirmation.

Posted in GPSMAP 66 > Common Issues > Bug #66
by gpsrchive
Thu Aug 22, 2019 1:21 pm
Forum: Garmin GPSMAP 66 series
Topic: Total ascent figures
Replies: 64
Views: 2570

Re: Total ascent figures

Hiker: Did Garmin give you a case number?

Am I understanding you correctly, that any time you have an active track log recording, the altimeter calibration no longer seems to function when set to 'continuous mode'?

Which firmware versions have you experienced this behavior with on your GPSMAP 66?
by gpsrchive
Wed Aug 21, 2019 1:47 pm
Forum: Garmin GPSMAP 66 series
Topic: Gpsmap 66st Compass calibration failed Please try again
Replies: 7
Views: 62

Re: Gpsmap 66st Compass calibration failed Please try again

g66. just watched your video. I would not calibrate it with the device near any foreign object, especially not placed on the hard surface as you illustrate in the video. I have better results just holding the unit out in front of me at arms length, as illustrated here.
by gpsrchive
Wed Aug 21, 2019 1:35 pm
Forum: Garmin GPSMAP 66 series
Topic: GPSMAP 66 GPS Software 2.70
Replies: 34
Views: 1883

Re: GPSMAP 66 GPS Software 2.70

sammyB wrote:
Wed Aug 21, 2019 10:38 am
Hej, here in sweden it is still not possible to download software 2.70
Do you now wy?
No, only Garmin can answer that...
by gpsrchive
Wed Aug 21, 2019 1:34 pm
Forum: Garmin Montana
Topic: Ascent figures change when loaded to BaseCamp
Replies: 22
Views: 223

Re: Ascent figures change when loaded to BaseCamp

Which cradle do you use with the Montana?
by gpsrchive
Wed Aug 21, 2019 12:41 am
Forum: Garmin GPSMAP 66 series
Topic: GPSMAP 66 GPS Software 2.70
Replies: 34
Views: 1883

Re: GPSMAP 66 GPS Software 2.70

That sure took a long time..... The official Garmin update page shows it was released June 04.

Also available here at the wiki from the Firmware page.