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-====== ​MFD Garmin =======+====== Garmin ​MFD integration ​=======
  
-Garmin themselves calls this technology OneHelm.+===== 1. Introduction ===== 
 +The integration ​technology ​used is called Garmin ​OneHelm.
  
 https://​www.garmin.com/​en-US/​onehelm https://​www.garmin.com/​en-US/​onehelm
  
-==== Comptibility ​====+===== 2. Compatibility =====
  
 OneHelm is currently available for the GPSMAP® 8400/8600 MFD series. OneHelm is currently available for the GPSMAP® 8400/8600 MFD series.
  
-==== Wiring ====+===== 3. Wiring ​=====
  
-an adapter is necessary:+The Garmin needs to be connected to the Venus-device using Ethernet. Its not possible to connect over WiFi. For the ethernet connection, a Garmin ​adapter is required:
  
   - Marine Network Cables - 6ft - PART NUMBER 010-10550-00   - Marine Network Cables - 6ft - PART NUMBER 010-10550-00
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   - Marine Network Cables - 500ft - PART NUMBER 010-10647-01   - Marine Network Cables - 500ft - PART NUMBER 010-10647-01
  
-==== Networking ​====+===== 4. Configuration =====
  
-Needs to be done with ethernet. Not wifi.+=== Venus-device settings ===
  
- (DHCP server op de Garmin)+   - Go to Settings -> Services, and there enable MQTT. 
 +   - Go to Settings -> System Setup -> Scroll to the bottom -> Battery measurements. And there set up what batteries you want to see on the MFD; and by what name.
  
 +=== Networking ===
 +No settings are necessary. The Garmin MFDs run a DHCP server; and the Venus-devices are by default configured to use DHCP. After plugging in the cable, the Victron icon will show up after 10 to 30 seconds.
  
-==== Usage ====+How to connect to both a Garmin and Internet? That is unclear as of now.
  
 +===== 5. Usage =====
  
-Screenshots+TBD add screenshots and so forth.
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