Loading NT GPS Card data onto Lowrance units

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Re: Loading NT GPS Card data onto Lowrance units

Post by steve29 » Fri Apr 03, 2015 8:23 am

Got my elite 5 done at in and outboard marine they did it in seconds great bunch of people there and really help full would recommend going there cheers



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Re: Loading NT GPS Card data onto Lowrance units

Post by Matt Flynn » Sat Apr 04, 2015 7:15 am

Just spoke to Michael - he suggests copying the data onto a bigger, blank micro or SD card because the Elite units may not like the small size (128meg) of the original card.

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Re: Loading NT GPS Card data onto Lowrance units

Post by jeffish » Sat Apr 04, 2015 9:56 am

Spot on there Matt , just did it on a mates as per Michaels instructions .
Loaded in seconds . :mrgreen:

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Re: Loading NT GPS Card data onto Lowrance units

Post by Trev&Tara » Sat Apr 04, 2015 8:34 pm

That would be good matt.
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Re: Loading NT GPS Card data onto Lowrance units

Post by Trev&Tara » Mon Apr 06, 2015 8:06 pm

Unsure what I have done. My maps on the elite 7 comes up,but when I zoom in the screen is brown and show no coast or water way. All waypoints ans trail are still there. Do I need a new card or is it something simple.
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Re: Loading NT GPS Card data onto Lowrance units

Post by Matt Flynn » Mon Apr 06, 2015 9:31 pm

Wish I could help but unsure on this one - sounds like a job for Michael at IO Marine.

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Re: Loading NT GPS Card data onto Lowrance units

Post by Wombles » Tue Apr 07, 2015 3:12 pm

Went down to the Vic river last week and why have my waypoints moved 50m either side of my marks?
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Re: Loading NT GPS Card data onto Lowrance units

Post by Wombles » Tue Apr 07, 2015 3:12 pm

Went down to the Vic river last week and want to know why have my waypoints moved 50m either side of my marks?
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Re: Loading NT GPS Card data onto Lowrance units

Post by hobbsy » Sun Oct 10, 2021 12:51 pm

Righto, I've got the card and now my units, Lowrance Hook reveal 9 & HDS live 12. I opened the card in the Hook unit & found many folders, none Lowrance specific.

I've read the posts I could find on here, they appear the be fairly outdated at present.

How do I find the files to transfer the marks in the Lowrance Hook reveal? What are the specific files called?

Any help appreciated.
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Re: Loading NT GPS Card data onto Lowrance units

Post by hobbsy » Mon Oct 11, 2021 10:00 am

pretty sure I've got it sorted now
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Re: Loading NT GPS Card data onto Lowrance units

Post by Matt Flynn » Tue Oct 12, 2021 11:10 am

Hope you got it sorted, missed your post, apologies hobbsy

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