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I want to download my info in my nuvi to my computer so when

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I want to download my info in my nuvi to my computer so when I purchase a new unit I will have all the info to transfer into new unit
JA: What model of Nuvi are you using? And can you guesstimate how old it is?
Customer: nuvi lm
JA: What troubleshooting have you tried?
Customer: nuvi 40 LM
JA: The GPS expert can solve this for you. Anything else you want him to know before I connect you two?
Customer: The battery is low I will charge the unit and contact you back in a few
JA: OK. Got it. I'm sending you to a secure page on JustAnswer so you can place the $5 fully-refundable deposit now. While you're filling out that form, I'll tell the GPS Technician about your situation and then connect you two.
Submitted: 5 months ago.
Category: GPS
Expert:  Richard replied 5 months ago.

Hi there and welcome

To do this, please do the following

1. Connect the Garmin using a USB cable
2. Click start, computer

3. Go to Nuvi drive and then open the Garmin folder
4. Copy GPX folder (Ctrl-C)
5. Copy the GPS folder to your PC
6. To add the favorites to another unit, open the GPX folder and copy the current file into the second device (in the same place you found the original on the first one)

It will then be transferred

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