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  Topic: HTC S620 PHONE TO CONNECT TO TT 520 DATA CONNECTIONS & F
erikthecat

Replies: 9
Views: 2859

PostForum: TomTom Portable Navigation Devices   Posted: Mon Aug 30, 2010 10:38 pm   Subject: HTC S620 PHONE TO CONNECT TO TT 520 DATA CONNECTIONS & F
Hi, good evening, sorry to hijack the post, but i'm frantic.
i can't get my TT720 to connect via bluetooth to my HTC Hero.
it goes through the handshaking motions, but fails!
i guess i need to upda ...
  Topic: Tom Tom ONE, strange car icon HONK HONK!
erikthecat

Replies: 9
Views: 2181

PostForum: TomTom Portable Navigation Devices   Posted: Mon Oct 12, 2009 7:00 pm   Subject: Tom Tom ONE, strange car icon HONK HONK!
i purchased tom tom one for my partner last Christmas, all was well.
a strange car icon has appeared top left screen and it HONK HONKs at certain time, not quite figured out why yet:(
can anyone adv ...
  Topic: TECH: faulty RDS/TMC socket?
erikthecat

Replies: 8
Views: 2401

PostForum: TomTom Portable Navigation Devices   Posted: Fri May 15, 2009 2:20 pm   Subject: mini-USB TMC antenna
thanks for the reply,

would you have a link to said "mini-USB TMC antenna"
the power is currently supplied to the existing mini usb socket on the base of the 720, how does the new device connect ...
  Topic: TECH: faulty RDS/TMC socket?
erikthecat

Replies: 8
Views: 2401

PostForum: TomTom Portable Navigation Devices   Posted: Fri May 15, 2009 12:44 pm   Subject: TECH: faulty RDS/TMC socket?
oops posted this in the wrong area the other day! :(



this old chestnut again, but i believe it to be hardware related this time, socket to be more precise.
it was working, then it was intermi ...
  Topic: no 'sea' or 'built up' area colour coding on maps? 8.010
erikthecat

Replies: 12
Views: 3328

PostForum: TomTom Portable Navigation Devices   Posted: Sun Feb 08, 2009 2:23 pm   Subject: was working
hi mike,

it's in a ford focus with regular glass.
i've changed nothing, hardware wise.

i've tried it in my back garden, no improvement, but will try it in a few other locations, hopefully witho ...
  Topic: no 'sea' or 'built up' area colour coding on maps? 8.010
erikthecat

Replies: 12
Views: 3328

PostForum: TomTom Portable Navigation Devices   Posted: Sat Feb 07, 2009 9:35 pm   Subject: no joy
mike,

i don't think it's a weak signal, as it seem to be everywhere i go.

i'm cm120te, billericay, essex.

i think you were good enough to give me a tmc poi file some time back, so i've trie ...
  Topic: no 'sea' or 'built up' area colour coding on maps? 8.010
erikthecat

Replies: 12
Views: 3328

PostForum: TomTom Portable Navigation Devices   Posted: Sat Feb 07, 2009 6:46 pm   Subject: problem parked then revisited
well, much time has passed, i parked this as i could live with it and couldn't do with following tom tom fault finding procedure back in September. i resurrected this a month ago and have been jumping ...
  Topic: 720 with RDS issues
erikthecat

Replies: 5
Views: 1574

PostForum: TomTom Portable Navigation Devices   Posted: Sun Jan 18, 2009 5:45 pm   Subject: rolled back
well i rolled back to 8.1,
no joy with the rds/tmc it times out doesn't find a signal,
I'll go out and drive round a bit see if that helps (although the signal was strong enough at home)
is there a ...
  Topic: 720 with RDS issues
erikthecat

Replies: 5
Views: 1574

PostForum: TomTom Portable Navigation Devices   Posted: Sat Jan 17, 2009 9:18 pm   Subject: details as requested
the full map name and all the other numbers next to it would be handy - Mike

tomtom go 720
device ????? ?????
App 8.300 (9732/08130) OS:244890
64 MB RAM (free: 12 MB)
gps v1.20, Boot 5.5015
m ...
  Topic: 720 with RDS issues
erikthecat

Replies: 5
Views: 1574

PostForum: TomTom Portable Navigation Devices   Posted: Sat Jan 17, 2009 8:48 pm   Subject: i'm having issues with my 720
i tried your editing fix,
but my tomtom fails to lock onto a FM signal,
eventually it times out and says something like...
'TMC is unavailable'.

any more suggestions?

i have an earlier reply ...
  Topic: navigate to postcode missing in 8.3?
erikthecat

Replies: 9
Views: 3395

PostForum: TomTom Portable Navigation Devices   Posted: Sat Jan 17, 2009 2:34 pm   Subject: missing file / directory?
just to confirm thst i should be looking at a directory named ...
phone_database
this a file in it called...
connect2internet.tlv 1kb 21/12/2008

i tried deleting it then doing an update, but hom ...
  Topic: navigate to postcode missing in 8.3?
erikthecat

Replies: 9
Views: 3395

PostForum: TomTom Portable Navigation Devices   Posted: Sat Jan 17, 2009 1:49 pm   Subject: postcode fixed, ta! next up blue-tooth:)
check there are some files in the folder named "zip" in the root of the device - Mike

well the zip file was missing, so thanks to you the postcode function is working as it was.

next up bluetoo ...
  Topic: navigate to postcode missing in 8.3?
erikthecat

Replies: 9
Views: 3395

PostForum: TomTom Portable Navigation Devices   Posted: Wed Jan 14, 2009 6:06 pm   Subject: navigate to postcode missing in 8.3?
is navigate to postcode missing in 8.3?
is there a definitive list of broken functions in 8.3,
so i can consider reverting to 8.1 or contacting tomtom support.
many thanks for your time.
GaRy:)
  Topic: revert to 8.10 (from 8.3)
erikthecat

Replies: 2
Views: 1019

PostForum: TomTom Portable Navigation Devices   Posted: Sun Jan 11, 2009 9:14 pm   Subject: revert to 8.10 (from 8.3)
i have a 'no blue sea' issue that tom tom are attempting to resolve (still), they've made me jump through 400 hoops so far, now i'm on 8.3, no blue-tooth, no tmc rds, there could be more time will tel ...
  Topic: no 'sea' or 'built up' area colour coding on maps? 8.010
erikthecat

Replies: 12
Views: 3328

PostForum: TomTom Portable Navigation Devices   Posted: Mon Sep 15, 2008 2:58 pm   Subject: i see no sea!
map 'western Europe v 705.1480.

i've tried changing the colour schemes, no joy:(

'hard reset', is that the push and hold the RESET button for 30 seconds?
i was worried that would 'mess up' spee ...
 
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