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post #19 of Old 12-16-2019
drew1711
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Re: Charts and Chartplotters

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Originally Posted by SanderO View Post
You did not understand...

my Laptop has no GPS.... it needs an external one to use as a plotter.

Which external GPS antenna/receiver do people use? What the options? The differences and the costs? Which port do they use?
Here, I have one of these:

https://www.thegpsstore.com/USGlobal...ver-P3219.aspx

It works as it should, no problems. When you run the programming software (included with purchase) you'll want to continue to use the same USB port moving forward. The laptop may not able to "find it" plugged in elsewhere.

This is really very simple stuff.
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