Originally Posted by captaincraig44
Any thoughts on whether this will work? I've got a Garmin eTrex Vista HCx that has a mini USB out. I'm hoping to simply take a USB cable, use a gender changer and plug in a USB cable with the 396XT connector on the end of it from eBay.
NO, wrong protocol USB is a one way interface, must have a computer with USB port to connect, get a GPS with the old 4 pin Garmin round or blade connector.
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