minitor 5

  1. M

    Minitor V - Frequency question

    I’m still learning so take it easy on me lol Bought a minitor V and didn’t realize that the frequency range was from 45-48MHz. When attempting to program my 155MHz ranges I realized right away I messed up buying this pager. I was able to recode the minitor V programming software to be able to...
  2. R

    Minitor 5 arduino programming?

    I have all the wiring set up and it starts to read through the port but eventually gives a read error when its complete, does anyone know if I'm missing anything or doing something wrong? Thanks in advance for any help
  3. C

    Minitor V Not Entering Programming Mode

    Hi there. I just received my Minitor V pager yesterday. Received my programming cradle today. Went to put my pager into programming mode and it's not doing it's single beep like it should and not entering into programming mode. I'd have to imagine the reset button is not faulty since I can hear...
  4. Z

    Motorola Minitor V Codeplug?

    Would anyone be able to send me a default code plug for the Minitor V (VHF)? Shoot me an email at if you can!
  5. F

    Minitor 5 Question

    Hi Everyone. Does being on Wideband in a bank for normal scan make any difference in reception of the channel? It's unchecked on all banks as of now. Ive been getting a lot of static after each transmission too when the carrier drops for just transmissions and not 2 tone pages. Are those...
  6. K2NEC

    Minitor Minitor V problem

    Hey guys For anyone that has a minitor 5, have any of you had battery problems with them? Like the battery refuses to charge sometimes. Or if it's at 1 or 2 bars, I put it in the charger and the charger says it's fully charged. I take it out and power up and it still shows 1/2 bars. And it's...
  7. K2NEC

    Minitor 5 codeplug

    Is anyone able to share a Minitor 5 codeplug with me? I want to play around with it a little so I can get a feel for the software. From what I have seen, it's nothing like programming radios. Thanks again.
  8. B

    Minitor V issue

    I have a one channel model and for some reason, I am picking up the neighboring fire department who is on a completely different frequency than us. What would be causing this?
  9. pwelsheimer

    Minitor V Amplified Charger

    Anyone out there have any knowledge on repairing a RLN5869B? Amplifier part works fine, however when the pager is inserted using a known good new battery, the battery and pager LED flash even though there is no battery in the external rear charging slot. It oughta be able to be fixed, no?
  10. S

    Minitor 5 Malfunction

    I have a Motorola Mintor 5 issued to me by my fire department. It worked fine for months. However, just recently, after the pager was activated when we got a call, nothing was recorded in the voice storage and the pager essentially shut itself off. After this happened multiple times I replaced...
  11. S

    Needed: Minitor V SV Codeplug

    I have accidentally overwritten the codeplug for my SV codeplug with a non SV codeplug without saving the original. I am hoping someone might be able to provide me with one so I can get my SV back on my pager. I am doing some experimenting with it for our dept. and no one has SV. Thank you in...
  12. krokus

    Minitor V on/off duty

    I have looked at the other posts I could find on a search, but still have not gotten a clear answer on programming on duty versus off duty settings. My department is in the process of setting up tones for just the in-station personnel and an all-call tone. These tones are new sets, but we still...
  13. S

    Standardizing Minitor V Codeplug Versions

    Minitor V "Pager A" codeplug is version .017. Minitor V "Pager B" codeplug is version .116. Is there a way to make Pager A use version .116? Both are on the same firmware 3.0. Thanks in advance.
  14. B

    Voice Memo Replaced With Alert Tone,Minitor V

    Hello, Hoping to get some info/suggestions on a Minitor V problem. The voice memo function is on, and instead of the "Mr.Motorola" voice telling me when the function switch is turned, a part of our dispatch tones and call has replaced the standard voice. Changing from A,B,C,and D all have the...
  15. L

    Does anyone have a motorola v pager?

    Does anyone have a motorola v pager for sale has to be able to work for 154.300 let me know
  16. C

    New here Minitor V

    hi i am new here and i am lookingfor some help i am looking at getting a minitor V pager and was wonder if there is a law that says u cant have a pager if youare not in the fdor emt in the state of virginia and if not i was looking for the frequencies and paging tones for south boston/halifax...
  17. KrisFFEMT

    Minitor 5 Split Band Change

    Good Morning All, I tried to search this on the forums but didn't find any info. My Minitor 5 is UHF with a Split Band of E. I need to change this to a K Split Band, so it can be prg with our new freqs (495's -496ish) Does anyone do this, or know where I can get a new board or have it...
  18. D

    Minitor V pager repair parts

    I need the top knobs for stored voice for the Minitor V pager. Can I order these from someone or do I have to send the pager into the depot for repair? Thanks, Derinna
  19. D

    Minitor V Pager repair parts

    I am looking for replacement knobs for a Minitor V pager. Do I have to sent the pager into the depot for repair? Thanks, Derinna
  20. N

    minitor v question

    im programing a motorola minitor v i put channel D to priority scan problem is its not open if i hold the reset button down than it becomes open an i can hear. i have the squelch set to 3 tried 5 and 1 and nothing anyone know what the problem is thanks