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I purchased a Garmin from a re-sale store. I would like to

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I purchased a Garmin from a re-sale store. I would like to use it and I need your support in re-setting the device. Thank you.
JA: What is the exact model of your Garmin? And can you guesstimate how old it is?
Customer: NUVI1490. 23E189466
JA: What happened right before this popped up?
Customer: I was asked for the model number.
JA: What troubleshooting have you tried?
Customer: You are the first.
JA: Thank you.
Customer: You are welcome. Now I need your support in re-setting the Garmin.
JA: Anything else you want the GPS expert to know before I connect you?
Customer: Not at this time.
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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Are you looking to reset it back to factory condition?

Also do you have the communications cable for your Garmin so you can hook it up to your computer?


Tech Michael