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by kondo
Fri Mar 09, 2012 11:27 pm
Forum: Garmin Nuvi / Streetpilot / Zumo
Topic: The Nuvi 2465
Replies: 118
Views: 26242

Re: The Nuvi 2465

Anybody knows how to disable the irritating speeding tone ? This unit very different from my previous model 205W The above speed limit tone is embedded into current firmware for 2xxx series GPSr and you cannot disable it. All my 2xxx series got that tone which for me also irritating. Cannot drive a...
by kondo
Mon Mar 05, 2012 8:57 pm
Forum: Garmin Nuvi / Streetpilot / Zumo
Topic: The Nuvi 255W - Part 3
Replies: 352
Views: 53325

Re: The Nuvi 255W - Part 3

why there is a need to reject GPS suggestion if the suggestion are positive and helpful... :) Dear Bro Kondo, What you want is a GPS with AI (Artificial Intelligence) but that technology is not yet available. So the current GPS units that we have are dumb and cannot think (just like computers) and ...
by kondo
Mon Mar 05, 2012 8:47 pm
Forum: Garmin Nuvi / Streetpilot / Zumo
Topic: The Nuvi 255W - Part 3
Replies: 352
Views: 53325

Re: The Nuvi 255W - Part 3

This is Garmin's definition of Route Preference in their manual. Faster Time—to calculate routes that are faster to drive but can be longer in distance. Most people thought faster time will lead you to highway (this is what i want) but garmin dont.. confusing ](*,) Depending on your routing from A ...
by kondo
Mon Mar 05, 2012 5:30 pm
Forum: Garmin Nuvi / Streetpilot / Zumo
Topic: The Nuvi 255W - Part 3
Replies: 352
Views: 53325

Re: The Nuvi 255W - Part 3

This is Garmin's definition of Route Preference in their manual. Faster Time—to calculate routes that are faster to drive but can be longer in distance. Most people thought faster time will lead you to highway (this is what i want) but garmin dont.. confusing ](*,) Shorter Distance—to calculate rou...
by kondo
Mon Mar 05, 2012 1:12 pm
Forum: Garmin Nuvi / Streetpilot / Zumo
Topic: The Nuvi 255W - Part 3
Replies: 352
Views: 53325

Re: The Nuvi 255W - Part 3

The question here is i'm choosen faster time option not shorter route option, thats why a bit contradition btw the faster time and shorter route option. That is correct.... The routing given by the GPSr in your case could be that the calculated route is faster. You can test it out yourself. Based o...
by kondo
Mon Mar 05, 2012 11:46 am
Forum: Garmin Nuvi / Streetpilot / Zumo
Topic: The Nuvi 255W - Part 3
Replies: 352
Views: 53325

Re: The Nuvi 255W - Part 3

My comment is make by looking at the Singapore Map generally since I do not have Mapsource on my office PC.. ](*,) From Chinatown to Farrer Park Road, using CTE, you probably have to exit at Moulmein and come in via Rangoon Road. That is not efficient compare to what the GPS recommended which is pr...
by kondo
Mon Mar 05, 2012 9:57 am
Forum: Garmin Nuvi / Streetpilot / Zumo
Topic: The Nuvi 255W - Part 3
Replies: 352
Views: 53325

Re: The Nuvi 255W - Part 3

Shortest road is the shortest route and it can use any road as long as it is the shortest route. Faster Time is routing via roads with the highest speed limits . Off-road means not locked onto any road so if the map is blank, you can go across a field or into the jungle (or sail on the sea) in the ...
by kondo
Sun Mar 04, 2012 11:12 pm
Forum: Garmin Nuvi / Streetpilot / Zumo
Topic: The Nuvi 255W - Part 3
Replies: 352
Views: 53325

Re: The Nuvi 255W - Part 3

hi all, for 255w garmin gps there are 3 route option to choose for navigation, Shorter road - gps will lead to local road only? faster time - gps will lead to highway or local road? Off road - what does it mean? any bros here can advise, thank in advance... :) Shortest road is the shortest route an...
by kondo
Sun Mar 04, 2012 7:52 pm
Forum: Garmin Nuvi / Streetpilot / Zumo
Topic: The Nuvi 255W - Part 3
Replies: 352
Views: 53325

Re: The Nuvi 255W - Part 3

hi all, for 255w garmin gps there are 3 route option to choose for navigation,

Shorter road - gps will lead to local road only?

faster time - gps will lead to highway or local road?

Off road - what does it mean?

any bros here can advise, thank in advance... :)
by kondo
Tue Jun 22, 2010 3:20 pm
Forum: Garmin Nuvi / Streetpilot / Zumo
Topic: The Nuvi 255W - Part 3
Replies: 352
Views: 53325

Re: The Nuvi 255W - Part 3

Any 255w user can advise me how to run navigation simulation mode with GPS satelite signal, as i'm only able to run simulation mode without satelite signal on 255w.

Thanks for the replied in advance.....