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ICOM F50V 2-Tone HELP

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t2dfyre

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Hello All,

What do the settings in the program have to be set to to allow for 2-tone alerting on the radio? Can some please show me a pick and/or tell me what I need to set the columns as to allow this function to work properly please? I have the frequency in place but im just not getting it to alert at all. Thank you and stay safe.

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12dbsinad

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This is in fact a tranceiver and does belong in the land mobile forum. We can't exactly tell you how to set your radio to decode. You will need info about your system. Types of tones (standard A/B?), tone frequency, tone lengths, etc.
 

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I've moved this thread to the dedicated ICOM LMR forum. This is not a receiver, as the forum title states, plus it says in BOLD print not to post transceiver questions in the ICOM Receivers forum.

Posting to the wrong forum will either get you no help or your posts deleted. Please slow down and read properly next time.
 

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The IC-F50V does support two-tone paging; however, before you continue, I suggest that you upgrade the radios firmware to the "MM" version and the cloning software as well; I believe that the current version is 3.1 MM. This will give Minitor V paging tones to the F50V and allow the radio to act just like a Motorola pager, vibrate and all if you have that feature set. You can get this firmware and software from the dealer portal.
 
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