How to Install Garmin MapSource 6.13.7 Special.zip on Your Computer
Garmin MapSource is a software that allows you to transfer data between your Garmin GPS device and your computer. You can also use it to view and edit maps, waypoints, routes, and tracks, and to create and print maps. However, Garmin MapSource is not available for download from the official Garmin website, unless you have a previous version of the software or a compatible Garmin device.
Fortunately, there is a way to install Garmin MapSource 6.13.7 Special.zip on your computer without owning an old Garmin device. This version of MapSource is unofficial and modified by some users, but it works fine and supports most of the Garmin maps. Here are the steps to install it:
Download Garmin MapSource 6.13.7 Special.zip from one of the online sources[^2^] [^3^] [^4^]. Make sure you scan the file for viruses before opening it.
Extract the zip file to a folder on your computer. You will see a file called setup.exe and a folder called MSmain.
Run setup.exe and follow the instructions to install MapSource on your computer. You may need to restart your computer after the installation.
Open MapSource from the Start menu or the desktop shortcut. You should see a blank map window with some toolbars and menus.
To load a map, go to File > Open and browse to the folder where you have stored your map files. You can also download maps from various websites or use the ones that came with your Garmin device.
To transfer data between your Garmin device and your computer, connect your device to your computer using a USB cable or a serial port adapter. Then go to Transfer > Receive from Device or Transfer > Send to Device.
Congratulations! You have successfully installed Garmin MapSource 6.13.7 Special.zip on your computer. You can now use it to manage your maps and data for your Garmin device.
Some tips and tricks for using MapSource:
To zoom in and out of the map, use the + and - buttons on the toolbar or the mouse wheel.
To pan the map, click and drag the map with the mouse or use the arrow keys on the keyboard.
To select a map feature, such as a waypoint, a route, or a track, click on it with the mouse or use the Find tool on the toolbar.
To edit a map feature, right-click on it and choose Properties. You can change its name, symbol, color, position, and other attributes.
To create a new map feature, use the tools on the toolbar, such as Waypoint tool, Route tool, or Track tool. You can also use the Draw tool to draw freehand shapes on the map.
To measure distances and areas on the map, use the Measure tool on the toolbar. You can also use the Ruler tool to measure angles and bearings.
To print a map, go to File > Print Preview and adjust the settings. You can choose the paper size, orientation, scale, margins, and grid. You can also add a title, a legend, and a scale bar to your map.
To save a map, go to File > Save or File > Save As and choose a file name and location. You can save your map as a .gdb file (Garmin database) or a .mps file (MapSource project). You can also export your map as a .gpx file (GPS exchange format) or a .img file (Garmin image).
We hope you enjoy using Garmin MapSource 6.13.7 Special.zip on your computer. If you have any questions or feedback, please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org. 061ffe29dd