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    Jonzjob's Avatar
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    Ex Nr Carcassonne S France. Now NW Wiltshire England
    Mid 2010 MBP 13, 8 gig mem, 2 int disks 500gig SSD, 1Tb SSHD . 2010 iMac, 8 gig, 2 Tb SSHD
    Garmin Etrex Vista?
    I am trying to connect my Garmin Etrex Vista GPS, the early monochrome model with the PC serial connection cable, to my shiny new Macbook Pro. I have a serial to USB adaptor, but the driver CD with it is a mini CD and I can't use it with either my Macbook or iMac 20 1/2. Is there any way that I can connect it???
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    Dec 22, 2006
    Texas, where else?
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    I'd suggest heading for the web site of the manufacturer of your USB to serial adapter to see if they have a driver for OS X.
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