On May 10, 2012, at 10:32 AM, gpsbabel-misc-request@... wrote:
>> A little background - I bought a Garmin Rino 650 after researching that it
>> will output NMEA data via the USB port. I checked the manual - there are
>> options on the device to output a location stream in a number of formats
>> (Garmin Spanner, Garmin Serial, NMEA in/out, Text out, RTCM). So I take the
> It probably doesn't *really* do NMEA; I know of no Garmin that does NMEA
> over USB. If it did, you wouldn't need GPSBabel at all.
Get CoolTerm (free, here: <http://freeware.the-meiers.org/>), and point it at the USB port used by the Garmin. If it's delivering NMEA, you can see the sentences scrolling by, and you can capture the data to a file.
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