This article describes Microsoft.NET Framework 4.7.2 web installer for Windows 7 Service Pack 1 (SP1), Windows 8.1, Windows 10 Anniversary Update (version 1607), Windows 10 Creators Update (version 1703), Windows 10 Fall Creators Update (version 1709), Windows Server 2008 R2 SP1, Windows Server 2012, Windows Server 2012 R2 SP1, and Windows Server 2016 (version 1709). Feature requests Provide support for.net 4.7 via NetFxExtension, same as all prior versions of.net. Use Garmin Express to update maps and software, sync with Garmin Connect™ and register your device. This desktop software notifies you when updates are available and helps you install them. DOWNLOAD FOR WINDOWS DOWNLOAD FOR MAC. Garmin (previously known as ProNav), is an American multinational company which is known for its specialization in GPS technology for use in aviation, outdoor, sports activities, or automotive. Garmin has a desktop application named Garmin Express which allows you manage your Garmin device after plugging it with the USB connection on your computer.
This article provides information on how to fix the problem that Garmin wearable devices aren't recognized on Windows 10.
Original product version: Windows 10, version 1709, Windows 10, version 1607
Original KB number: 3183365
After you upgrade a computer or device to Windows 10, certain Garmin wearable devices may not work as expected when they're connected to a USB port.
Although the Garmin device shows up in Device Manager and is displayed as a connected drive in File Explorer, it isn't accessible. Attempts to access the drive trigger errors such as the following ones:
Please insert a disk.
The directory name is invalid.
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This problem occurs because Garmin devices formatted with FAT12, FAT16, or FAT32 file systems aren't recognized as mass storage devices by a computer or device that's running Windows 10.
To resolve the issue, download and install the latest version of Garmin Express software. The Garmin Express tool recognizes the connected device and updates its boot code to make it compatible with Windows 10.
This issue is documented by Garmin at the following site:
Device is not detected in Windows 10 after updating to the Anniversary update.
To download the latest Garmin Express tool, go to Garmin Express.
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