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My hds7 plotter shows the plotter arrow going opposite direction.

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My hds7 plotter shows the plotter arrow going opposite direction. The trail seems to be right but because of the arrow my new lowrance auto pilot won't work. Please help.
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Marine Electronics
Expert:  Pete replied 1 year ago.
Hi there,
When on the Charge page, press the Menu key and select Chart options.
From the next menu, select Map Orientation.
You can then change the "Heading up" option to show the boat in the correct direction.
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
This did not work, it only changes the orientation of the map, which is already correct.
Expert:  Charles replied 1 year ago.
Hello, my name is***** you for allowing me to assist you today. Your question may take more that one post to get an accurate answer.
Are you using software version 4.5?
What other options in the menu have you already tried?
How is the transducer mounted? Which end is the cable coming from, the front or the back?

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