• 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:


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    How to program a 5-tone codification in VX-454 walkies

    Hi all from Barcelona, First of all, thanks in advance for your help. I have to VX-454 walkies, and I would like to program them to comunicate using a 5-tone codification. I am using CE115 software. My problem is that I am not able to find any 'Step by step' manual or information around...
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    Vertex VX-454 VHF Receive beginning of recieved audio is cut off.

    Hello all, I'm having a problem with the radio. It seems that first second or so of a received signal is getting cut off. It happened when the radio is in both scanning and not scanning. I've tried the power saving functions both on and off with no success. Just wondering if anyone has some...
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    Problems with speaker microphones on the VX-454 VHF

    My employer's ambulances use the VX-454 VHF (brand new) for communication when outside the vehicle. I personally purchased a MH-360S and a couple of MH-45B4B speaker microphones for use with these radios, and they do not work, specifically, they broadcast dead air when the PTT button on them or...
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    Programming for Vertex VX-454

    In need of CE-115 software. Lost my original disk and need to change radios for our rescue squad for the narrowband switch over. Can anyone help me locate this software? Thanks for all your help.