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HT1250 CPS programming error

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Feed Provider
Aug 6, 2005
Central PA
I had a friend ask me to program his HT1250-LS the other day.

I have programmed many of these radios in the past so I knew what I was doing.

I filled out 16 channels to mirror the local FD's radios and verified no errors in the error log before saving the codeplug and programming. When I went to program, the radio did its usual "Test Mode" on the display and then an error box popped up on the CPS saying the FCC 12.5 mandate is in effect and if I need to program 20/25khz for whatever reason I needed to contact Motorola.

All the channels are in 12.5 as were the previous channels that were in the radio. I don't know where to look to fix this error.

I thought my CPS was messed up so I programmed another HT and it worked perfectly.


Premium Subscriber
May 30, 2013
Eastlake, OH
Change the bandwidth settings in the trucked site list. Even the ones that are disabled

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Feb 24, 2001
If any personality is checked rx only be sure to unchecked those temporarily, then set the bandwidth to 12.5 then re check to rx only along with mentioned above.
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