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VX-354 Password

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WV8VFD

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Hi all.

I have a friend who bought a VX-354 off his neighbor for the FD. I have the software and a Vertex cable for it. When downloading, or trying to upload it asks me for a password. Is this user programmable? Is there any way to get around it? I am very familiar with Motorolas, but this is my first venture into trying to program a LMR Vertex.

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Tyler
 

renze8173

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Tyler, I would try to contact the dealer that programmed it from the start. He may give you the password and he may not. Some dealers will put passwords on radios so you have to pay them money to unlock it or reprogram it, while other dealers will put a password on it incase of ever stolen. The only way to get around it I believe is to flash it with filware that is hard to get a hold of.
 

WV8VFD

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Thanks for the info. I ended up just giving a few things a try and found it out. 000000 Needless to say the password has been taken off totally now.
 
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