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G5 Analog Two Tone reset timer?


Jan 10, 2012
Washington, IL
Hello everyone,
I have been tasked with programming our new G5 pagers. On our old Motorola Minitors, when tones were received the pager would alert, record 30 seconds, then keep itself on open mic until the squelch button was clicked and it would return back to a selective scan.

On the G5s, I noticed when on "Selective Call", tones will drop, the pager will alert and record, then return to Selective Call. Is there a way to keep the pager in an open mode where it's playing all the traffic after a call, requiring a squelch button reset to put it back in Selective Call mode?

This feature was very helpful, as our responders could quickly grab their pager and hear all radio traffic after the pager alerted and manually reset when they wanted to return to the alert only mode.


New York DB Admin
Database Admin
Mar 2, 2004
Long Island, NY
Set the reset mode to Delay N Revert Reset

This will leave the pager open after the call, but allow the call to be recorded. Pressing the reset button will then put it back in selective call.
If you set it for Manual reset, the pager will record until you press the reset button. You will quickly record all the available memory if you use this mode.