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Is Ef johnson files backwards compatible

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I have 2 hald helds one is 51es sl with v 6.10. And second radio is older one i believe 51sl with v 4.18.163. Well my 51 es sl have every thing p25 i wanna transfer over to my 2nd radio 51sl. I have pc conf 2.10 and 2.12 for my older radio. I can get 2.18 pc conf if i need it. But am i able to use the 2.10 conf to read the newer radio and save my radio file to copy and paster to older radio. Hope what im saying hasnt confused anyone lol but is this possible
 

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You need to use the specific pcc version with specific firmware. The ver 6 radio more likely needs 2.18. Also only freq data will transfer. Not option file.
 

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AFAIK, it is not possible to transfer channel information directly between major versions. In other words, a version 6 codeplug will not transfer to a version 4 radio - or vice versa. I think that it will be necessary for you to rebuild the codeplug in the other version of PCC.

(If anyone knows a way to do this, I would be happy to find out how it can be done!)

John
 

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I have a fleet 5100 that has a mix and I have to use 2.6.11 some with 2.14.5 and some new ver 6 with 2.18.2 and I had to build files for for each version. Plus my 5300 one head and 5300 dual head lightning radios.
 

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I just bought more 51sl es hopefully i can copy and paste between 51 sl es's especially if im using the same pc conf for all of them
 

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And if thats the case i buy the 51sl es for 25 and have plenty of radios on stand
 
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