This update can be downloaded with Garmin Express or automatically with Garmin Connect Mobile.
- CIQ security fix
- Resolves USB connection issue with 9.60
In our internal testing, we have seen the best results by following the steps below to update with Garmin Express.
Absolute rubbish, this is the second update that just makes things worse. After following the Garmin advice I lost correct date and time. This is the first time that has ver happened. Had to stick the…
After the update to 9.60 the watch was having difficulty synchronizing with the PC via the USB cable and I verified that the time was not correct when set in auto-definition ..... with 9.70 the connection…
Have applied the 9.70 firmware update; seems as if my 735's issues have been fixed and everything seems to be back to normal.
I'll give it a try later!
BTW, in the meanwhile another trick worked for me, which was suggested on the now-closed string. We may need to follow it so our computers recognize the 735 and we can download the fix.
Shut off the 735. Open Garmin Express on the computer. Attach the 735 to the connection cord "alligator clip." Plug in to computer with USB connection. The 735 will then automaticly wake up, and then it updated for me pre-9.70
My 735 updated to 9.60 yesterday with the same issues, although seemingly cleared by 'restore defaults', which also cleared all history.
However, Garmin Express is now showing 9.4 as the latest version, not 9.7.
How can I trigger, or force 9.7?
After the update to 9.60 the watch was having difficulty synchronizing with the PC via the USB cable and I verified that the time was not correct when set in auto-definition ..... with 9.70 the connection with the USB cable was fixed, however the time is still incorrect and the date is 05/18/20, but today it is 05/19/20 .....