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   * The Web Updater will of course update your firmware, but it can also be used to add voices, including the British English Text-to-Speech,​ so you can pretend to be James May on Top Gear.   * The Web Updater will of course update your firmware, but it can also be used to add voices, including the British English Text-to-Speech,​ so you can pretend to be James May on Top Gear.
   * Press and hold on the speedometer in the trip computer screen and you'll get a diagnostic mode, which can be used to look at stats and record a travel history (from [[http://​www.marcforrest.com/​2007/​11/​15/​garmin-nuvi-200-track-hack/​|this blog post]])   * Press and hold on the speedometer in the trip computer screen and you'll get a diagnostic mode, which can be used to look at stats and record a travel history (from [[http://​www.marcforrest.com/​2007/​11/​15/​garmin-nuvi-200-track-hack/​|this blog post]])
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 +==== Geocaching ====
 +Find crap put places by people, http://​www.geocaching.com/​. ​ That site has its own dumb format (LOC files), any the nuvi (and most other Garmin devices) want the GPX format. ​ The site will emit GPX files if you give them money, but I'd rather just convert the two formats with this [[loc2gpx script]].
  
 ==== Add vehicle icons ==== ==== Add vehicle icons ====
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