Golf Buddy Gps Touch Screen Not Working

Step to Reboot the Golf Buddy GPS device

  • The touchscreen not working issue can be solved easily by rebooting your Golf Buddy GPS device; when the emergency reboot is done, the touchscreen will work normally. Let’s see how to reboot your GPS device.
  • Make sure that you try the emergency reboot using your computer.
  • Check whether the GPS device is turned OFF.
  • Now, connect the USB cable to the Windows computer, then press and hold the PROPLAY button.
  • While holding the PROPLAY button, connect the USB cable to the Golf Buddy device.
  • Once the EMERGENCY REBOOT message appears on the screen, release the PROPLAY button, but leave the devices connected to the USB cable.
  • Once the emergency reboot is done, remove the USB cable and then check whether the touchscreen works normally and fixed Golf Buddy Gps Touch Screen Not Working issue completely or follow the next method.

Steps To Update Golf Buddy GPS

  • When you update the device software, the touchscreen will work normally.
  • On the computer, download and install GolfBuddy Manager.
  • Launch the GolfBuddy Manager app and click Login with the correct credentials.
  • Connect your GPS device and the computer via the USB cable and make sure that the computer is connected to the network.
  • Now, your GPS device name will appear in the drop-down box near the Find GolfBuddy button. Click Next.
  • If the latest firmware is available, click Next.
  • In the next window, select your state and click Next.
  • If a pop-up window appears, select the Newly updated only radio button and click OK.
  • Wait for few minutes until the Update Complete message displays in the window.
  • If the touchscreen issue is still not cleared, try to reset the device.

Also read: The Complete Guide On Golf GPS Tracker

Steps To Reset Golf Buddy GPS

  • If the firmware update does not fix the touchscreen issue, try to reset the device.
  • First, open the battery cover. Here, you will see a small hole hidden underneath the black sticker. Now, remove the black sticker from the device.
  • Next, insert a paper clip into the hole and then press and hold the Reset button.
  • You need to release the Reset button as soon as you see the Emergency Reboot message on display.
  • Wait for few minutes to complete the factory reset.
  • Once the factory reset is over, replace the black sticker and the battery cover on the GPS device.
  • The Golf Buddy GPS device will now automatically turn ON. Check if the touchscreen issue is cleared. By now, the Golf Buddy Gps Touch Screen Not Working problem should be solved.