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by hippoheyhey
Sat May 21, 2011 4:01 pm
Forum: Garmin Nuvi / Streetpilot / Zumo
Topic: The Nuvi 1250
Replies: 166
Views: 27000

Re: Nuvi 1250 forever would not acquire satellite lock/fix

cruiser wrote:
Use the CD that came with it. I hope you still have it or try ask the local dealer for a link or Google on it. All the best and keep us posted on your result. :thumbsup:
The nuvi 1250 box doesn't come with a CD. www.garmin.com.sg and google does not have the old firmware as well.
by hippoheyhey
Sat May 21, 2011 2:35 am
Forum: Garmin Nuvi / Streetpilot / Zumo
Topic: The Nuvi 1250
Replies: 166
Views: 27000

Re: Nuvi 1250 forever would not acquire satellite lock/fix

kploh wrote:May be your Nuvi's GPS chipset has something wrong, what I think.
if your nuvi with latest firmware, you may try to downgrade to the older version firmware, see whether still the same.
how can i downgrade to older version firmware?
by hippoheyhey
Fri May 20, 2011 11:45 pm
Forum: Garmin Nuvi / Streetpilot / Zumo
Topic: The Nuvi 1250
Replies: 166
Views: 27000

Re: Nuvi 1250 forever would not acquire satellite lock/fix

kploh wrote:

How did you perform the factory reset ?
Press and hold bottom right of screen then power on.
by hippoheyhey
Fri May 20, 2011 9:58 pm
Forum: Garmin Nuvi / Streetpilot / Zumo
Topic: The Nuvi 1250
Replies: 166
Views: 27000

Nuvi 1250 forever would not acquire satellite lock/fix

need you advise. I went on a road trip few days ago, all this while the nuvi 1250 was working fine. After I switch off the engine at a rest stop, then restart,(the 1250 is connected to the cigarette power all the time) the 1250 could not get a fix on satellite. It always say acquiring satellite and ...
by hippoheyhey
Tue May 03, 2011 3:34 pm
Forum: Garmin Nuvi / Streetpilot / Zumo
Topic: [Review] Garmin Nuvi 2465
Replies: 80
Views: 29698

Re: [Review] Garmin Nuvi 2465

Do the POI Icons only appear at 50m Zoom like older Garmin devices?
by hippoheyhey
Tue Apr 19, 2011 12:42 pm
Forum: Newbie Lounge
Topic: Newbie Guide Part 4
Replies: 281
Views: 42995

Map Question

I am driving to KL/Cameron/Ipoh. First time there. I know MSM NT v5.13 is more up to date. Can advise which map is better in terms of Lane Assist and JCV? a) Malsingmaps NT 2011.10 b) MSM NT v5.13 Which map has more lane assists and JCVs for KL/Ipoh? Can MFM custom POI be used together with MSM NT m...
by hippoheyhey
Fri May 07, 2010 11:27 pm
Forum: Garmin Nuvi / Streetpilot / Zumo
Topic: The Nuvi 1250
Replies: 166
Views: 27000

Re: The Nuvi 1250

I used the MSM NT 2010.20.

I don't see any LA on SG roads.
by hippoheyhey
Thu May 06, 2010 11:22 am
Forum: Newbie Lounge
Topic: Newbie Guide to Junction View/3D Buildings Matters
Replies: 393
Views: 101019

Re: Newbie Guide to Junction View Matters

Hi Friends, Is Lane Assist (LA) (block of arrows) useful for you? I find that the Lane assist only appears for 1-2 seconds by which time I would have missed it on the gps cause no one will be driving and looking at the gps all the time and by which time before I see it, I will have drove pass the ne...
by hippoheyhey
Wed May 05, 2010 6:00 pm
Forum: Garmin Nuvi / Streetpilot / Zumo
Topic: The Nuvi 1250
Replies: 166
Views: 27000

Re: The Nuvi 1250

This is a question that is often asked and I would like to give my 2 cents' worth of opinion. I believe the "Toll Avoidance" function works only if the particular road is categorised as a Toll Road, which I don't believe it is done. What we have is merely a POI, like any other POI. I also believe t...
by hippoheyhey
Wed May 05, 2010 12:34 pm
Forum: Garmin Nuvi / Streetpilot / Zumo
Topic: The Nuvi 1250
Replies: 166
Views: 27000

Re: The Nuvi 1250

[quote="SilverBeauty"][quote="hippoheyhey"]Dear Friends, I have a localised SG Nuvi 1250 and I still miss turns every now and then. I hope you can help me out with these questions. Thanks in advance. Learn to use the GPS as an "assist" to navigation vs absolute "bible" navigation. Listen to instruct...