Re: Explorist 600 help
- The process I use in GSAK for loading caches into my 600 is to go to
the GPS menu and select 'Export to Explorist'.
--- In CentralTexasGeocachers@yahoogroups.com, "mda_taz"
> My first GPS was a Magellan SportTrack color and it died a year & a
> half ago. So I bought a Garmin 60CS. Recently I decided to get it
> repaired and they offered to upgrade the to the Explorist 600. I
> figured it would be good to have a extra GPS.
> I am having problems loading waypoints into the unit. GSAK's export to
> Magellan function places the file on the unit, but the unit will not
> read it. I have tried to use the Magellan software and it needs the
> file converted before it can do anything with it. This unit has an SD
> card in it. I have read that there is a limit of 200 points, but you
> can upload several files with 200 in each file.
> We manually entered 4 waypoints in the unit and none of them display on
> the map screen of the GPS. Any help on loading, finding, and viewing
> waypoints on the GPS are appreciated.
> Now I remember why we switched to Garmin! Garmin is so easy to use.