Garmin 790 showing "Dash cam is disabled. Check your dash cam configuration"

Applies To

  • Garmin Fleet 790


This message is displayed when there is an issue with the SD card in the device.


  1. Check that the SD card is inserted securely.
  2. Remove the SD card and reformat it on your computer, then reinstall.
  3. If the reformat did not fix the issue, try another SD card in the device. If this solves the issue, the original card was most likely corrupted.
  4. If the issue persists with the new SD card, contact support for further assistance. 

Additional Notes

Make sure to check the hidden SD card slot at the base of the device: