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I have the golf buddy wt3 when i am on the tee blocks the

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i have the golf buddy wt3 when i am on the tee blocks the signal comes on but won't give the yardedge a so comes up in the bottom left corner and in the right corner it starts counting numbers
JA: What's the make/model of your GPS unit? How old is it?
Customer: golf buddy wt3 and this is the 3rd season to use it
JA: What happened right before this popped up?
Customer: nothing i turned it on as usual everything was ok but the yardedge never came up just this os and the numbers start running
JA: What troubleshooting have you tried?
Customer: I ran it flat then recharged it
JA: Anything else you want the GPS expert to know before I connect you?
Customer: no
Submitted: 2 months ago.
Category: GPS
Expert:  Pete replied 2 months ago.

Hello,
I am Pete, and I'll be happy to assist with your question today.

Expert:  Pete replied 2 months ago.

First, try a reset:

Open the battery cover and you will find a small hole concealed underneath a black plastic sticker located on the bottom right of the unit. Please remove the black sticker and insert a narrow object such as a paper clip tip to press and hold down the reset button inside; then connect the data cable. Release the reset button when you see the "Emergency Reboot" screen display. The unit will now restore to factory settings - this will take approximately 5 minutes.

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Customer: replied 2 months ago.
there is no sticker once I opened the unit it is incased in aluminum ? anything else I can do?
Expert:  Pete replied 2 months ago.
Can you attach a photo of it please?