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by gpsrchive
Fri Jan 28, 2022 11:12 pm
Forum: BeiDou
Topic: Chinese Satellite Pulls Another Satellite Out of Orbit
Replies: 0
Views: 10

Chinese Satellite Pulls Another Satellite Out of Orbit

Chinese Satellite Pulls Another Satellite Out of Orbit On January 22nd, 2022, a Chinese satellite was observed grabbing another satellite and pulling it out of its normal geosynchronous orbit and into a “super-graveyard drift orbit.” The maneuver raises questions about the potential applications of...
by gpsrchive
Fri Jan 28, 2022 11:03 pm
Forum: Garmin Dakota
Topic: Dakota 10 doesn't acquire satellites
Replies: 10
Views: 224

Re: Dakota 10 doesn't acquire satellites

Make sure you are getting the timing just right, or the flash will not happen.

Unfortunately, it does sound like the device is bricked.

Send me a private message or email if you want to send us the device for testing.
by gpsrchive
Fri Jan 28, 2022 12:55 am
Forum: GPSMAP 66i
Topic: GPSMAP 66i Firmware 9.00
Replies: 0
Views: 30

GPSMAP 66i Firmware 9.00

GPSMAP 66i Firmware Update 9.00 released 26JAN22: Changes made from version 8.80 to 9.00: Fixed issue with main menu as base page. Improved Find key to search near map cursor position when appropriate. Fixed possible issues with expedition mode. Fixed possible issues with Search Near option. Fixed p...
by gpsrchive
Thu Jan 27, 2022 11:47 pm
Forum: GPSMAP 66sr
Topic: GPSMAP 66sr Firmware 5.20
Replies: 0
Views: 51

GPSMAP 66sr Firmware 5.20

GPSMAP 66sr Firmware Update 5.20 released 26JAN22: Changes made from version 4.90 to 5.20: Fixed issue with main menu as base page. Fix shutdown when downloading BirdsEye imagery when SD Card is inserted. Improved Find key to search near map cursor position when appropriate. Fixed possible issues wi...
by gpsrchive
Thu Jan 27, 2022 2:44 pm
Forum: Garmin Dakota
Topic: Dakota 10 doesn't acquire satellites
Replies: 10
Views: 224

Re: Dakota 10 doesn't acquire satellites

Did the Dakota ever indicate it was installing software during the process?

Can you view files on the Dakota while it is connected via USB?
by gpsrchive
Wed Jan 26, 2022 7:33 pm
Forum: GPSMAP 66sr
Topic: the inside of a 66sr
Replies: 4
Views: 126

Re: the inside of a 66sr

The battery can be seen by clicking the link provided on the GPSrChive > GPSMAP 66sr > Specifications page, and is the same battery used in the inReach GPSMAP 66i and Montana 7x0.
by gpsrchive
Wed Jan 26, 2022 3:57 pm
Forum: GPSMAP 66sr
Topic: the inside of a 66sr
Replies: 4
Views: 126

Re: the inside of a 66sr

That metal shield can be removed and reinstalled, just a friction fit.
by gpsrchive
Wed Jan 26, 2022 3:55 pm
Forum: GPSMAP 66s/st
Topic: GPSMAP 66s the device freezes
Replies: 3
Views: 128

Re: GPSMAP 66s the device freezes

Can anyone else duplicate?
by gpsrchive
Mon Jan 24, 2022 10:44 pm
Forum: Garmin Dakota
Topic: Dakota 10 doesn't acquire satellites
Replies: 10
Views: 224

Re: Dakota 10 doesn't acquire satellites

I can only think of one other option at this time, and that is to do a Forced RGN Firmware installation. Please see the GPSrChive > Oregon 7x0 > Firmware > RGN Firmware Install page for detailed instructions, obviously substituting the correct GCD firmware file for your Dakota. Then perform another ...
by gpsrchive
Sun Jan 23, 2022 2:46 pm
Forum: Garmin Dakota
Topic: Dakota 10 doesn't acquire satellites
Replies: 10
Views: 224

Re: Dakota 10 doesn't acquire satellites

See GPSrChive > How To... > EOW and follow that process to see if that gets the unit working again.

Please share your results!


Edit: I was unable to accomplish this with my Dakota 10.

Which device reset method was employed?

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