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In order to run Navit on your Sony nav-u device, follow the steps below:
 
In order to run Navit on your Sony nav-u device, follow the steps below:
  
#Download the following programs:
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==Download unlock scripts==
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Download the following programs:
 
#* Mortscript [http://www.sto-helit.de/index.php?module=page&entry=ms_overview&action=view&menu=25]
 
#* Mortscript [http://www.sto-helit.de/index.php?module=page&entry=ms_overview&action=view&menu=25]
#* Tooldevice.exe (this one you will have to find somewhere on the web. You can also write me a message, and I will send it to you)
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#* Tooldevice.exe (this one you will have to find somewhere on the web)
  
# Hard-reset your device (reset button on bottom)to gain write-access.
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==Upload unlock scripts to the device==
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# Hard-reset your device (reset button on bottom) to gain write-access.
 
# Connect your nav-u device to your computer via Activesync and USB and start it up.
 
# Connect your nav-u device to your computer via Activesync and USB and start it up.
# After connecting clik on "explore" in ActiveSync window (alternatively you can go to "mobile device" in Explorer).
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# After connecting, click on "Explore" in the ActiveSync window (alternatively you can go to "Mobile device" in Explorer).
# Browse to "Mounted Volume"
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# Browse to "<tt>Mounted Volume</tt>".
# Create Folder "Navit" and copy contents of navit-current.zip into that folder
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# Create a folder called "navit" and copy the contents of the Navit package for WinCE (<tt>navit.zip</tt>, see the [[WinCE|Windows CE]] page) into that folder.
# Copy sirftech.exe into "Mounted Volume"
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# Copy <tt>sirftech.exe</tt> into "<tt>Mounted Volume</tt>".
# Copy contents of mortscript.zip/bin/PPC into "Mounted Volume - Sony - nav-u"
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# Copy the contents of the <tt>bin/PPC</tt> from <tt>mortscript.zip</tt> into "<tt>Mounted Volume\Sony\nav-u</tt>"
# Copy Tooldevice.exe into "Mounted Volume\Sony\nav-u\
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# Copy <tt>Tooldevice.exe</tt> into "<tt>Mounted Volume\Sony\nav-u\</tt>"
# Rename nav-u.exe to nav-u-original.exe (or any other name)
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# Rename <tt>nav-u.exe</tt> to <tt>nav-u-original.exe</tt> (or any other name for backup)
# Rename Autorun.exe to nav-u.exe
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# Rename <tt>Autorun.exe</tt> to <tt>nav-u.exe</tt>
# create a text file named nav-u.mscr with the following content:
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# Create a text file (MortScript command script) named <tt>nav-u.mscr</tt> with the following content:
  
 
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Revision as of 07:55, 15 July 2018

This is a tutorial for unlocking Sony Nav-u devices in order to have them run Navit. For instructions on how to run and configure Navit for WinCE, please refer to the Windows CE page. Sony Nav-u devices run Windows CE, and can be tweaked to execute navit.exe.

In order to run Navit on your Sony nav-u device, follow the steps below:

Download unlock scripts

Download the following programs:

    • Mortscript [1]
    • Tooldevice.exe (this one you will have to find somewhere on the web)

Upload unlock scripts to the device

  1. Hard-reset your device (reset button on bottom) to gain write-access.
  2. Connect your nav-u device to your computer via Activesync and USB and start it up.
  3. After connecting, click on "Explore" in the ActiveSync window (alternatively you can go to "Mobile device" in Explorer).
  4. Browse to "Mounted Volume".
  5. Create a folder called "navit" and copy the contents of the Navit package for WinCE (navit.zip, see the Windows CE page) into that folder.
  6. Copy sirftech.exe into "Mounted Volume".
  7. Copy the contents of the bin/PPC from mortscript.zip into "Mounted Volume\Sony\nav-u"
  8. Copy Tooldevice.exe into "Mounted Volume\Sony\nav-u\"
  9. Rename nav-u.exe to nav-u-original.exe (or any other name for backup)
  10. Rename Autorun.exe to nav-u.exe
  11. Create a text file (MortScript command script) named nav-u.mscr with the following content:

13. Replace the content of "Mounted Volume\Navit\navit.xml" with the following: