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Bringing an MTS2 back to RSS?

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Gezelle007

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Just read an ebay listing for a UHF MTS2000 and the guy says he last programmed the radio with CPS but he can take it back to DOS if he needs to. That's not possible, correct?
 

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It's certainly possible. But it's just as easy to destroy the radio in the process...
 

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Not that difficult actually. Using certain-only-available-to-some-people software, you can techincally read the s-record out of the radio, unpack the s-rec, then save a copy of the unpacked codeplug to disk, exit the very-shady software. Open normal DOS RSS, open the previously saved codeplug, and CLONE it into the radio (DO NOT DIRECTLY WRITE THE CODEPLUG).

Remember, NEVER EVER, directly write an MTS2000 with the very-shady-not-really-supposed-to-have-it software.

Of course this is if the firmware version of the MTS2000 is >R5.41. If its less then or is R5.41 then do whatever you want with the very-shady software.
 
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As with the above post - if things are posted in BOLD PRINT, that means unless you are Moto-savy, don't buy the radio!
 

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Just read an ebay listing for a UHF MTS2000 and the guy says he last programmed the radio with CPS but he can take it back to DOS if he needs to. That's not possible, correct?
seller doesn't provide the radio's firmware version, which can tell you if it will allow you to do things you shouldn't. and also if it will do narrowband 2.5KHz synthesizer steps. IIRC F/W version has to be higher than 6.01 to support full narrowband operation (2.5KHz steps).

this isn't a huge deal, but next year it will be. Good news is, it's an MTS2000, so it supports Flashport upgrading. Getting a firmware bump shouldn't be too much hassle. Most dealers CAN do it, whether they WILL is another story.
 

travis123789

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hello im new to all this but i have 30 mts2000 that are flashport, they are unprogrammed wondering who if anyone knows how to get these radios working and communicating with eachother? im in dallas area
 
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