Version of the Garmin Communicator Plugin Available

By | September 7, 2009

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 Garmin International, Inc.Garmin updated its Communicator Plugin on August 13, 2009 to the version, an upgrade from version  The Garmin Communicator Plugin is a free internet browser plugin that sends and retrieves data from Garmin GPS devices.  The Garmin Communicator can send and retrieve data from any supported website.

The plugin works with IBM-compatible PCs running Windows® XP or Vista operating systems with Internet Explorer 6+ or Firefox 1.5+ Intel-based or PowerPC G3 or later Mac OS 10.4 or later with Firefox 2.0+ or Safari 2.0.  It is not compatible with Windows 2000 computers and will not install and/or function properly.

Changes made from version 2.7.3 to 2.8.1:

    • Added support to send unlock codes to legacy USB devices.
    • Added support to send New Leaf fitness data to FR 60.
    • Fixed an issue that caused a dialog to show up when New Leaf fitness data was sent to a fitness device.
    • Fixed a folder creation issue with newer devices like nuvi 12xx, 13xx and 14xx.

      Garmin’s Communicator Plugin page is located at

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