How to Prevent the Garmin 800 with an SD Card locking up when connecting to your Mac (via wellmt)

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I rarely see Mac users who have Garmin units. People seem to prefer having one device rather than multiple.

My Edge 800 computer kept locking up when I connected it to the Mac. Not only did the unit lock-up but the Mac hung up as well, until the USB cable was pulled from the Garmin unit. Not a good thing to do.  I discovered that the unit worked fine if no SD-Card was inserted. After a bit of digging I’ve found this great post and the culprit…Spotlight!  Basically the Mac tries to search, build indexes and generally do all kinds of stuff to any media … Read More

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Posted on April 22, 2011, in Third Party Misc Hardware and tagged , , , , , , , , . Bookmark the permalink. Comments Off on How to Prevent the Garmin 800 with an SD Card locking up when connecting to your Mac (via wellmt).

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