Sending to Google maps


I am trying to send a map location to my Garmin.Communicator is working. Google will not give me a choice to send a map location anywhere except via email.

Is this a problem that Google has with Macs?


Re: Sending To Google Maps...

Hi walteredgarpalmer,

In order for the “Send to GPS” function to work, your 205 must be connected to, and mounted on your computer.

HTH (hope that helps)



Nüvi 670 & 880
Mac Pro & OS 10.5.7

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Google Glich

I think it is a glitch with Google. I have had it happen, but if I then enter the address and hit enter again I am able to get the option to send to GPS. Incidently, I use a PC, so I am pretty sure it isn't a Mac problem.

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I tried that to no avail. I

I tried that to no avail. I also retried several times. No luck.

Need an add-on to your Google Map

There is an add-on to Google Maps that will let you send any marker on a Google Map to your GPS. The directions are here:

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Have you tried MapQuest to

Have you tried MapQuest to send the location? .Put the location in.Click get map.If a business select the correct one from the list.You will see send top left.Click down arrow and select to sent to gps.

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i sent location to my garmin

i sent location to my garmin from google maps.


Have you installed the the Garmin "Plug-in"?

There's one for PCs and one for Mac.

Here's the link for Macs:

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