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pm400 transmit issue

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hey yall i bought a brand new pm400 and had it programmed. when i recieved the radio it was receiving transmission but wont transmit unless another radio is in close proximity. to me it seems like its in talk around instead of repeater. frequencies are exact same as those that were in my previous mobile and in both of my portables and all of them work just find. my question is how do i know if its in talk around and how do i change it with out sending back?
 

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hey yall i bought a brand new pm400 and had it programmed. when i recieved the radio it was receiving transmission but wont transmit unless another radio is in close proximity. to me it seems like its in talk around instead of repeater. frequencies are exact same as those that were in my previous mobile and in both of my portables and all of them work just find. my question is how do i know if its in talk around and how do i change it with out sending back?
You ask the person who programmed your radio to provide you with a list of the the programmable buttons and their functions. That is the only person who can correctly answer your questions. Since a number of different functions can be assigned to each button, only the person who programmed it will know. He should be able to provide you with a printout from the CPS of your channels and function buttons. If he can't, then you need a different programmer. Everyone who programs radios should keep a digital copy of the codeplug for future reference.
 
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