Ha!! I just had to buy a new computer and of course it comes with Win 8.1....what a crock!! Anyway, I'll just have to bite the bullet and get used to it. I use a garmin
18x USB hockey puck
which I absolutely love and woluld it read? Would it heck!
After a month of dickering around between the Windows people and the Garmin
people - who each blamed each other - I managed to get them talking to each other instead of through me (being a computer Luddite - I really couldn't contribute much to the conversation!)
Eventually, Garmin Tech support took control of my computer and after a couple of hours managed to get the correct driver installed. Well done to the good-humoured and pleasant way that Garmin Tech support fixed my problem! Tony (Just in time for my next delivery