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Old 13-10-2013, 15:12   #1
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opencpn 3.2.2 and Garmin 18x

Just upgraded to 3.2.2. For some reason opencpn doesn't see the gps.
Any idea what I need to do?
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Old 14-10-2013, 07:36   #2
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Re: opencpn 3.2.2 and Garmin 18x

some more information:
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Device manager doesn't show a com port for Garmin, but says it is working correctly
Opencpn doesn't show any available connections
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Re: opencpn 3.2.2 and Garmin 18x

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Can you post logfile, and maybe some screenshots?

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Re: opencpn 3.2.2 and Garmin 18x

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smaarch...

Can you post logfile, and maybe some screenshots?

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will try to do so tonight
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Re: opencpn 3.2.2 and Garmin 18x

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Just upgraded to 3.2.2. For some reason opencpn doesn't see the gps.
Any idea what I need to do?
Thanks
I've upgraded to 3.3 something the latest versin
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Old 29-10-2013, 17:07   #6
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Re: opencpn 3.2.2 and Garmin 18x

okay here's the logfile


8:09:08: 2013-10-29
18:09:08: ------- Starting OpenCPN -------
18:09:08: Version 3.2.2 Build 2013-05-08
18:09:08: wxWidgets version: wxWidgets 2.8.12
18:09:08: MemoryStatus: mem_total: 1011 mb, mem_initial: 8 mb
18:09:08: SData_Locn is C:\Program Files\OpenCPN\
18:09:08: Using existing Config_File: C:\ProgramData\opencpn\opencpn.ini
18:09:09: Styles loading from C:\Program Files\OpenCPN\uidata\styles.xml
18:09:09: No styles found at: C:\ProgramData\opencpn\
18:09:09: No styles found at: C:\ProgramData\opencpn\.opencpn\
18:09:11: Setting Viewpoint Lat/Lon 40.8026, -73.89
18:09:11: Setting Ownship Lat/Lon 40.9624, -73.894
18:09:15: System default Language: en_US
6:09:16 PM: Opencpn language set to: en_US
6:09:19 PM: ChartSymbols loaded from C:\Program Files\OpenCPN\s57data\chartsymbols.xml
6:09:20 PM: Using s57data in C:\Program Files\OpenCPN\s57data
6:09:21 PM: Setting Viewpoint Lat/Lon 40.8026, -73.89
6:09:21 PM: Setting Ownship Lat/Lon 40.9624, -73.894
6:09:23 PM: Opening NMEA Datastream Serial:Garmin-USB
6:09:23 PM: Searching for Garmin DeviceInterface and Device...
6:09:23 PM: GarminUSBDriver Reset skipped, requires elevated privileges on Vista and later....
6:09:35 PM: PlugInManager searching for PlugIns in location C:\Program Files\OpenCPN\plugins
6:09:36 PM: PlugInManager: Loading PlugIn: C:\Program Files\OpenCPN\plugins/dashboard_pi.dll
6:09:37 PM: C:\Program Files\OpenCPN\plugins/dashboard_pi.dll Version detected: 106
6:09:38 PM: PlugInManager: Loading PlugIn: C:\Program Files\OpenCPN\plugins/gecomapi_win32_pi16_v09_pi.dll
6:09:39 PM: C:\Program Files\OpenCPN\plugins/gecomapi_win32_pi16_v09_pi.dll Version detected: 106
6:09:39 PM: PlugInManager: Loading PlugIn: C:\Program Files\OpenCPN\plugins/grib_pi.dll
6:09:40 PM: C:\Program Files\OpenCPN\plugins/grib_pi.dll Version detected: 107
6:09:41 PM: Garmin USB Device Found
6:09:41 PM: GarminUSBDriver Reset skipped, requires elevated privileges on Vista and later....
6:09:41 PM: Successful Garmin USB syncup.
6:09:41 PM: ChartDB Cache policy: Application target is 505 MBytes
6:09:42 PM: Loading chart db version: V017
6:09:42 PM: Chartdb: Chart directory list follows
6:09:42 PM: Chart directory #0: C:\Users\Steve\Documents\PEARSON\NAV CHARTS\CHARTS REGION 1 5 AND 7
6:09:43 PM: GPS Watchdog Timeout is: 6 sec.
6:09:43 PM: Initializing Chart C:\Users\Steve\Documents\PEARSON\NAV CHARTS\CHARTS REGION 1 5 AND 7\BSB_ROOT\12346\12346_1.KAP
6:09:47 PM: Initializing Chart C:\Users\Steve\Documents\PEARSON\NAV CHARTS\CHARTS REGION 1 5 AND 7\BSB_ROOT\12339\12339_1.KAP
6:09:49 PM: Initializing Chart C:\Users\Steve\Documents\PEARSON\NAV CHARTS\CHARTS REGION 1 5 AND 7\BSB_ROOT\12342\12342_1.KAP
6:09:51 PM: Initializing Chart C:\Users\Steve\Documents\PEARSON\NAV CHARTS\CHARTS REGION 1 5 AND 7\BSB_ROOT\12363\12363_1.KAP
6:09:53 PM: Initializing Chart C:\Users\Steve\Documents\PEARSON\NAV CHARTS\CHARTS REGION 1 5 AND 7\BSB_ROOT\12300\12300_1.KAP
6:09:55 PM: Initializing Chart C:\Users\Steve\Documents\PEARSON\NAV CHARTS\CHARTS REGION 1 5 AND 7\BSB_ROOT\13006\13006_1.KAP
6:09:57 PM: Initializing Chart C:\Users\Steve\Documents\PEARSON\NAV CHARTS\CHARTS REGION 1 5 AND 7\BSB_ROOT\13003\13003_1.KAP
6:09:59 PM: Changing NMEA Datasource for GMGSV to Serial:Garmin-USB (Priority: 0)
6:10:09 PM: LOGBOOK: 2013-10-29 22:10:09 UTC DR Lat 40.96240 Lon -73.89400
6:14:08 PM: EnumerateSerialPorts() Found Garmin USB Driver.
6:17:55 PM: EnumerateSerialPorts() Found Garmin USB Driver.
6:19:55 PM: Closing NMEA Datastream Serial:Garmin-USB
6:19:55 PM: Stopping Garmin USB thread
6:19:56 PM: Stopped in 1 sec.
6:19:57 PM: Opening NMEA Datastream Serial:Garmin-USB
6:19:57 PM: Searching for Garmin DeviceInterface and Device...
6:19:57 PM: GarminUSBDriver Reset skipped, requires elevated privileges on Vista and later....
6:19:57 PM: Garmin USB Device Found
6:19:57 PM: GarminUSBDriver Reset skipped, requires elevated privileges on Vista and later....
6:19:57 PM: Successful Garmin USB syncup.
6:20:01 PM: Closing NMEA Datastream Serial:Garmin-USB
6:20:01 PM: Stopping Garmin USB thread
6:20:02 PM: Stopped in 1 sec.
6:20:02 PM: Opening NMEA Datastream Serial:Garmin-USB
6:20:02 PM: Searching for Garmin DeviceInterface and Device...
6:20:02 PM: GarminUSBDriver Reset skipped, requires elevated privileges on Vista and later....
6:20:02 PM: Garmin USB Device Found
6:20:02 PM: GarminUSBDriver Reset skipped, requires elevated privileges on Vista and later....
6:20:02 PM: Successful Garmin USB syncup.
6:20:54 PM: Initializing Chart C:\Users\Steve\Documents\PEARSON\NAV CHARTS\CHARTS REGION 1 5 AND 7\BSB_ROOT\12343\12343_1.KAP
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Re: opencpn 3.2.2 and Garmin 18x

smaarch....

Logfile looks OK.

Are you certain that the GPS has a fix? Some Garmins transmit nothing until they have a valid satellite fix....

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Re: opencpn 3.2.2 and Garmin 18x

and a screenshot w/ connections dialogue
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Re: opencpn 3.2.2 and Garmin 18x

no i'm not sure
I'll see if i can test this

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smaarch....

Logfile looks OK.

Are you certain that the GPS has a fix? Some Garmins transmit nothing until they have a valid satellite fix....

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