On Tue, Jul 29, 2008 at 10:52 AM, Gixerman <gixerman@msn.com> wrote:

I put together a little process list so I can in get the waypoints into my nuvi. I'll post it for anyone who wants to try it.

 

GPSBabel input >>>  microsoft streets and trips (pin/route reader)

 

GPSBabel <<< output  Garmin Mapsource - gdb   (ALL OPTIONS ON)

 

Select Streets 7 Trips EST file created from Streets&Trips

 

Convert (Let's Go)

 

Close GPSBabel

 

OPEN PoiEdit

 

Batch Convert

 

Select gdb file you created above, output to same area or folder

 

Source Format: Garmin Mapsource (*.gdb)

 

Destination Format : GPX eXchange Format (*.gpx)

 

CONVERT

 

Close PoiEdit

 

Open Garmin POI

 

import created file

 

DONE!




You can probably optimize PoiEdit out of this process.  GPSBabel can create Garmin POI files directly.

http://www.gpsbabel.org/htmldoc-1.3.5/fmt_garmin_gpi.html