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Just bought a Garmin 2597 and onxmaps public lands card.

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Just bought a Garmin 2597 and onxmaps public lands card. Garmin will not recognize this card when I put it in the gps. How can I get this to work for me?
JA: What is the exact model of your Garmin? And can you guesstimate how old it is?
Customer: It is a Gramin 2597 lmt. Just bought it Sunday
JA: What happened right before this popped up?
Customer: The screen went blank then came up with the Garmin logo screen and that is as far as it went.
JA: What troubleshooting have you tried?
Customer: Only trouble shooting I have done is contact the card manufacturer and got no help from them
JA: Anything else you want the GPS expert to know before I connect you?
Customer: Not that I can think of
Submitted: 9 months ago.
Category: GPS
Expert:  MasterFixIt replied 9 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.

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Did you buy this one new or used?

Also can I have the make and model of the mem card?


Tech Michael