Streets/Trip Planner 98 Err Msg: The Application Could Not Find a GPS on Your System. Check to Ensure that Your Receiver is Attached Properly.


When you click GPS on the Tools menu in one of the programs listed at the beginning of this article, you may receive the following error message:

The Application could not find a GPS on your system. Check to ensure that your reciever is attached properly.


This behavior can occur if the following conditions are true:

  • You run the program on a Microsoft Windows 95-based computer.

  • Infrared Support for Windows 95 is installed on the computer.


To resolve this issue, remove the Infrared Communications Driver. To do this, follow these steps:

  1. Click Start, point to Settings, and then click
    Control Panel.
  2. Double-click Add/Remove Programs.
  3. On the Install/Uninstall tab, click Infrared
    Support for Windows 95 version 2.0
    , and then click
  4. Follow the instructions on the screen to remove Infrared Support for
    Windows 95.
NOTE: When you remove Infrared Support for Windows 95, you may disable communication with certain hardware devices.


Microsoft has confirmed that this is a problem in the Microsoft products that are listed at the beginning of this article.

ID d'article : 201220 - Dernière mise à jour : 14 févr. 2017 - Révision : 1

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