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5601 HELP

I purchased a 5601 +dr 200. The controller says program lost.  Do I send it back or can I use with a trimble data collector/ controller.  I have a limited time to return it but id like to keep it.  I would like to set it up for one man boundry surveys.  Any help would be graciously welcomed!

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Upgrade Trimble GPS 5800 R8

I am attempting to update an R8 receiver for the upcoming GPS week rollover.  Currently it has v2.31 and according to Trimble v2.32 needs to be installed to handle the rollover.  After downloading the WinFlash utility and while it is configuring the software update I get the following error:Device Failure [824] The software for the Trimble R8/R6 on Com1 cannot be upgraded due to the firmware and hardware mismatch.Any ideas on what to do next?   

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Trimble TTS 500

good evening all,im looking for manuals, info, brochures... anything for our Trimble TTS 500. I recently acquired one of these with TSC1. I have searched and searched everywhere and nothing. Any help would be great! 

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Trimble Post Processing

Hi! I am using a Trimble SPS852, SPS882 and a TSC2 controller. I would like to know if any one here knows how to get data for post processing in the following format: DAT, Rinex2, Rinex3, T01, T02 and Quark. Or does anyone know any tutorial links for these. Thank you!

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  • Buenas noches, mi pregunta es la siguiente, es posible la compatibilidad entre un receptor 4700 y una colectora TSC2, cual seria la mejor configuracion para la interoperabilidad de estos equipos.

    De antemano gracias.


  • I tried it at work today.

  • Any news on the Trimble SX10?

  • Good evening, I am a user of Trimble 4700 GPS equipment, on January 1st, 2017 perform a positioning of a baseline, when I downloaded the information to my PC I realized that the date of removal was put on 18/05/1997, THERE IS SOME APPLICATION TO UPDATE THE DATES AT THE CURRENT TIME OF THE SURVEY.

  • Hi im looking for EGSTAR for my Rtk machine. South S82
  • Hi,

    I don't know how my face got on here. I did have some Trimble questions a while back. I found a good Trimble repair guy near Atlanta Ga if anybody is interested. He worked for Trimble before going out on his own & has kept my 5303 Robot working great.

  • Any one use a Zeiss Elta 50.. Here?? Just an inquiry since Trimble bought Zeiss out!

  • Can anyone help me with these questions about R10 and 4700? Thanks.
  • This might be a simple question, but I have Pathfinder Office 5.20, and everytime I try to load a WMS service I get an error. Does any one have any links that work, I have tried all teh WMS services i use in ArcGIS, but they all show errors. Is there a set Trimble offers, i could not find it on their web sites, or is there ones that every one uses. All I want are the world images like on ArcGIS, or Bing, or google earth. they work iin the GIS world, so they should work on pathfinder office too. thanks for all your help.

    PS, I am in BC, Canada, if that makes diffrence, it shouldent though.

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    Hi Mashaka.. you most likely will not get much of a response when you just add a comment because there is no way to directly reply to it.  Your best bet is to start a new discussion in this group forum so that everyone here gets a notice that you need feedback..

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