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Old 06-10-2009, 05:06 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Default Problems with GPS voice prompts... Any known solutions?

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I did some searching, and came across numerous people having problems with voice prompts on various GPS navigation softwares. I did not see any solutions, but most of the stuff was fairly outdated...

Are there any known solutions yet?

My situation: Verizon 8330 w/ keychain GPS reciever. Amaze works, Garmin works, VZ Nav works.
Nav4All doesn't work, Mapquest doesn't work.

I've tried a battery pull, and redownloading the softwares that don't work with the firewall on and off.

Any other ideas?

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amAze GPS has a Verizon-specific version with the voice prompts finally fixed. Since you are using a BT puck, download the VZW-specific version for the external GPS. It works for me. No more cut-off voice prompts.
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Yeah, AmAze was one that worked.

Mapquest and Nav4all still don't.
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I don't use Nav4All anymore, but when I did it worked fine. As far as Mapquest, I thought their voice navigation version didn't work on Verizon.
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As far as Mapquest, I thought their voice navigation version didn't work on Verizon.
That's probably the case... I was just wondering if anyone had discovered a solution or workaround yet.
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