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When you try to transfer data (read or write) by using the Garmin USB Data Card Programmer with a Garmin Global Positioning System (GPS) unit on a Windows-based virtual machine, you receive the following error message:
USB Data CRC Error
This problem occurs even when you successfully installed the driver for the Garmin USB Data Card Programmer.
Microsoft has confirmed that this is a problem in the Microsoft products that are listed at the beginning of this article. The third-party products that this article discusses are manufactured by companies that are independent of Microsoft. Microsoft makes no warranty, implied or otherwise, regarding the performance or reliability of these products.