• Effective immediately we will be deleting, without notice, any negative threads or posts that deal with the use of encryption and streaming of scanner audio.

    We've noticed a huge increase in rants and negative posts that revolve around agencies going to encryption due to the broadcasting of scanner audio on the internet. It's now worn out and continues to be the same recycled rants. These rants hijack the threads and derail the conversation. They no longer have a place anywhere on this forum other than in the designated threads in the Rants forum in the Tavern.

    If you violate these guidelines your post will be deleted without notice and an infraction will be issued. We are not against discussion of this issue. You just need to do it in the right place. For example:


  1. jakeschnabel

    XTL/XTS5000 XTS 5000 VHF Possible To Program/Use Analog Frequencies?

    Greetings, I just got a Motorola XTS5000 VHF P25 Radio. I was wondering if it was possible to input and use standard VHF frequencies that are not trunking frequencies? I want it to function on my county’s non trunking fire dispatch. (Yes I HAVE AUTHORIZATION). A lot of the departments use HT750s...
  2. KF4TNI

    Quantun QP-2100 CPS/Programming Software

    I own a Quantun QP-2100 (DMR) portable. I typically use it for local repeaters at home & mainly collects dust. I need to do some updating to the codeplug. I no longer have the programming software for it. I need the software that is branded as "CPS QP2100" I need version V1.14 due to the older...
  3. F

    Upgrading codeplug ver without radio? CPS MOTOTRBO

    Hi, maybe someone with experience can help me to figure out if its possible(and how), to upgrade codeplug verion beforehand without radio itself? Im planning to indroduce major change on UHF system at client. System consists of 5 repeaters(DR3000) and aprox 150 radios (mix of DM4400/...
  4. P

    Motorola CPS subscription

    I got a subscription for CPS for a Mototrbo XPR7550e..Moto put it in my catalog..I put it in my cart..So,,this being a 3 year download subscription, what happens after I pay..Do I get a link sent to my email for d/l or does the cart bring me to a site??I get paid on Friday,,this is Wednesday and...
  5. F

    Programming Problem

    Hello all, I'm having an issue with my CPS I have an older prolific drivers installed so I'm not getting a code 10 error but when I load into CPS I hit for it to read my COM3 it start to not respond I tried waiting 15 minutes and it didn't work, any ideas
  6. B

    PD705 Read Password

    Hi, I'm trying to programme some PD705's at work, but the previous person to have programmed them has left a read password on. I've tried the obvious 1234....etc and tried the "Reset Default Data" menu option but it displays an error message of "Read Default File Error" Does anyone have any...
  7. J

    Motorola DMR Programming question/s...

    I've been trying to figure this out and obviously I'm stumped because I'm here asking for a little bit of insight.... I've got several radios all programed and working on my licensed frequencies using my licensed copy of the CPS. Just getting that out of the way. So before I added a repeater to...
  8. C

    XPR4550 Programming Problem (No Freq File)

    I recently picked up an XPR4550 in UHF for DMR/Ham use. Once I received the radio I plugged it in to power and turned it on. After showing Channel 1 for a second it put out a tone and displayed "No Freq File" on the display and flashes the three LEDs in orange. So I plugged it into my computer...
  9. K

    Windows XP ASTRO 25 Portage CPS R20.

    Howdy all I'm trying to install ASTRO 25 Portable CPS R20. on my Windows XP machine. as i start up the setup I get an error say "The Installation Wizard has detected that the Motorola Application Launcher is running in the System Tray. Please close the Launcher before installing or...
  10. E

    PL Codes & AES Encryption

    Hello everybody! I have a question as to whether or not multiple PL or DPL Codes on one conventional frequency can also be encrypted? I've built out a conventional codeplug and we have about 80 Personalities and only 20 frequencies to work with. So far, I've been able to load the keys, create...
  11. laythrom

    XTS3000 Rx Delay?

    Okay, I'm having a bit of an issue and I am beating my head against the wall here. I recently picked up an XTS3000 and programmed it to work like my old MT & HT. Everything works great with exception to there being a delay on the Rx side of things. When someone starts transmitting, I lose the...
  12. M

    CPS/RMU2040 Programming issues

    Hello all, I just purchased a few RMU2040's to replace our current business radios. I am attempting to program the frequencies through the CPS software but I do not have the ability to select or change the current channel frequencies. When I go to click the drop down arrow to adjust the...
  13. I

    hyt tc-278 Programming Software??

    Hi all, I have HYT TC-278 handheld radio. Which software version is required to program it. i search on google but no success.. thanks
  14. R

    Difference between APX CPS and Depot??

    Just to start off, i'm not looking for free versions or anything like that, nor am i looking to learn how to use them. I'm just curious as to the difference between them? Are they separate software or is Depot a more robust version of CPS? I am new to the moto world and slowly picking things up...
  15. SlipNutz15

    HT1250 CPS programming error

    I had a friend ask me to program his HT1250-LS the other day. I have programmed many of these radios in the past so I knew what I was doing. I filled out 16 channels to mirror the local FD's radios and verified no errors in the error log before saving the codeplug and programming. When I...
  16. S

    CP200 can't program UHF frequencies (VHF only)

    Hi, I'm trying to program an old CP200 (Model number H50KDC9AA2AN). When I read the radio into CPS v15.16, it lists the radio's frequency range as 146.0–174.0 MHz only, with no VHF2 or UHF frequency ranges listed. The software won't let me program any UHF frequencies into "channel...
  17. T

    Motorola XTS3000 CPS

    Hi, I'm sure this has been asked before but I haven't had any luck finding an answer. Does anybody know where one would find the XTS3000 Astro 25 CPS? I've found an older version but when I try to "Read Device" from within the software I get a "Failed to Read Device" error. I researched that and...
  18. M

    HT1550-XLS CPS Programming issue

    I am trying to program my HT1550, I had bought a Serial PCIe card for my computer along with a RIB and the cables to go with it. I am having trouble being able to read or write to my radio I get the " Can not create unknown radio component" error, I had it programmed by a friend originally, but...
  19. beaker7

    Motorola XTS 5000 Scan Program question.

    Hey y'all new to these forums and also new to Motorola CPS. I have a Motorola XTS 5000 (VHF) and the proper CPS (R20) to program it but I have been having some difficulty with the "scan" and "program scan list" features. And also how to select channels for scanning both in CPS and the radio...
  20. S

    APX6500Li Programming Question

    I have three APX6500Li Radios hooked up to a NCS-C250 Radio Switch. Two of the three radios transmit fine through the switch. The third radio has a delay when transmitting through the switch. The radio stores the transmission than transmits it out when the PTT button is released. It doesn't...