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I have a garmin s-2. I want to update course data. how do I

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I have a garmin s-2 . I want to update course data. how do I do that.
JA: What is the exact model of your Garmin? And can you guesstimate how old it is?
Customer: S-2 and it is about 2 years old
JA: What happened right before this popped up?
Customer: I live in a golf community with 4 courses. I tried to use my garmin on two of the courses and all the data was wrong for the distances shown for each hole. Apparently something is wrong with the Garmin or the problem requires updating course specific such as distances.
JA: What troubleshooting have you tried?
Customer: None-what should I do my garmin is connected now to this computer?
JA: Anything else you want the gps expert to know before I connect you?
Customer: no
Submitted: 8 months ago.
Category: GPS
Expert:  MasterFixIt replied 8 months ago.

Hi , I am Tech Michael an expert in this field and I will be assisting you today. I am a Master Technician that's dedicated to giving you the best Answer possible.

If you are new to the site, this is briefly how it works:

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On this one, you will need a communications cable to atach your Garmin to your computer.

If you dont have one Best Buy carries them;-)

The you visit the site below, and it will update your course info from there, it will ask you for specifice like the area etc

Please visit: http://software.garmin.com/en-US/express.html

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Tech Michael