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Garmin Edge 810 navigate to home

kim10kim10 Posts: 186
edited January 2015 in Road general
Hi - have just got myself a Garmin 810 and is slowly getting to grips with all the functions. have downloaded a free open street map and also tried to download a few routes. All good so fare.

Is there a way of adding your home address so that when you are out on a ride and need to get home from an unknown place you can easily ask it to navigate home. A bit like on my car-sat where there is a navigate home button?

Any suggestions

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  • Word of caution. Adding home location is a Godsend to thieves.
  • Just name it "Police Station" in the memory card then.
  • rolf_frolf_f Posts: 15,962
    Word of caution. Adding home location is a Godsend to thieves.

    If you need the GPS to navigate you to even within a mile of your house let alone the front door then maybe you shouldn't be allowed out on your own! :lol:
    Faster than a tent.......
  • If I have need to navigate back home, I just select navigate to a city and type in the city I live in. It takes less than a 1min to do this. Some times the garmin will find you an interesting way back home you you would never have thought of.
  • wongataawongataa Posts: 890
    When you are at home turn on the unit and get a GPS lock. You can now save your location and name it home. You can save whatever location you like.
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