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APX CPS Error Code

W3GXP

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I'm using the APX CPS Software version R13 and I'm trying to open a codeplug file for an APX 6000. I'm getting an error saying "Error reading file - Invalid file header format" does anyone know what the possible cause of this could be and how to resolve it?
Thanks!
 

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I'm using the APX CPS Software version R13 and I'm trying to open a codeplug file for an APX 6000. I'm getting an error saying "Error reading file - Invalid file header format" does anyone know what the possible cause of this could be and how to resolve it?
Thanks!
You're 11 major versions behind (24.00.01 is out there now). Likely the radio was modified by CPS released since that version came out... (Around 2014?)
 

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The latest version of APX CPS is R25.00.00, latest firmware is R24.01.00

The Invalid file header format message is a clear indication that the radio was last written with CPS >R18, where the structure of the codeplug changed.
 

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Damn.... now to put the trouble ticket in to have our RM Server upgraded..... ugh... This is reminiscent of the ASTRO 25 v13-17 days... u know a new version every few days........
Im taking bets they will get to V30.xx by end of year! Gotta have the beta testers!
 

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release notes for 25 say 26 will be out soon. Can't make this up. I'm sure MSI also does this to keep the piraters busy, as without a valid subscription in MyView one can't keep up with the weekly builds.
If they were concerned about that then they would simply set up a license auth server... because that type of scheme worked out so well with their Depot license control system since Astro 25 CPS R7. :rolleyes:
 

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I'm just happy to be analog with mostly older radios...if release notes can't justify an upgrade then it's not going to happen until one does. Too much other work to do than just keep upgrading RM weekly.
release notes for 25 say 26 will be out soon. Can't make this up. I'm sure MSI also does this to keep the piraters busy, as without a valid subscription in MyView one can't keep up with the weekly builds.
 
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