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Deleting MTS2000 Configuration

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wdatkinson

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I have an MTS2000 from a now defunct Type II system. When I load it up in RSS, and attempt to delete the trunking personalities, the software tells met that I cannot delete them without having the system key.

Is there a way around this? Basically I want to wipe the unit and maybe use it for simplex or get it ready to put on ebay. Not sure which, yet.
 

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I can't say I've verified this but I would search for a default codeplug or get a codeplug with the same model and flashcode that you do have the key for and clone that into the radio. From there you should be able to take it down to default.
 

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wdatkinson said:
I have an MTS2000 from a now defunct Type II system. When I load it up in RSS, and attempt to delete the trunking personalities, the software tells met that I cannot delete them without having the system key.

Is there a way around this? Basically I want to wipe the unit and maybe use it for simplex or get it ready to put on ebay. Not sure which, yet.
There *may* be a way to create a system key. Look around on the web - the information on how to do it is there if you know how to search for it. It doesn't always work.

Another possibility is lab software, but there is NO legitimate way of obtaining it. Now, I'm not real familiar with trying to delete trunking personalities in MTS2000's, but in some other radios it can be done by creating a new one with no modes, deleting the first one, and then the second one can be made to go away. The error message that you see when that process is needed is telling you that you can't delete the last trunking personality, nothing about needing a key.
 
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wdatkinson said:
I have an MTS2000 from a now defunct Type II system. When I load it up in RSS, and attempt to delete the trunking personalities, the software tells met that I cannot delete them without having the system key.

Is there a way around this? Basically I want to wipe the unit and maybe use it for simplex or get it ready to put on ebay. Not sure which, yet.
If you have NO system key then you can not delete a trunk system in the cps programing.

If you have ANY system key, then you can delete a trunk system in the cps programing.

I am not sure how rss handles this as I have always used cps for programing trunk systems.
 
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