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Garmin 60csx serial to USB cable and software

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I need to be able to connect my serial port on the GPSr to a laptop USB port.


The software on my laptop is ExpertGPS which only support serial. I want to be able to use the gps/expertgps in the car.


So, I need cable with the Garmin connector on one end and the USB plug on the other.


Anyone know a combination of hardware and software to make this work?




Edited by gpsgeology
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You can use the USB port. You need Garmin's Spanner program or Franson's GPSGate to convert the Garmin format to NMEA for you program.


Otherwise, you can get a serial to USB converter. Any electronics store. They are common.

Edited by Red90
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