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APX7000 CPS Bluetooth pairing issues (for programming)

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Premium Subscriber
Jul 21, 2010
Northeast, NJ
I hope someone can help here...

My APX7000 is successfully paired to my desktop for programming. But when I'm on the road and trying to pair this radio to my laptop, no matter what I seem to do, I keep getting "pair failed" from the radio, although the PC authenticates the device. This happens whether I initiate the pair request from the PC or from the radio. The "compare PIN" is prompted every time, but after 60 secs or so, it times out.

There doesn't seem to be anyone out there with this issue, so I'm resorting to reaching out here.

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