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KPG-D1N / NX-5200 programming question

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I am programming my NX5200 with the KPG D1N software, and i am on the "optional features 1" page and under "power up" there is an option of which zone/channel the radio should power up to. I have selected "status memory, however..... the radio powers on to which ever channel i left off on in zone 1.

I could turn the radio off on channel 5 in zone 10.... and the radio will power back on to whatever the last channel i was selected on in zone 1..... Anyone else had this issue?
 

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Works fine on my mobiles with 2.10/2.11 FW.


Yeah I'm some versions behind...what's the easiest way to get newest firmware for portable


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No easy way to get FW. It's Kenwood, baby. You have to push your dealer and wait, wait, wait... I can post a link here, but not sure that it's allowed by local administration. But if they don't mind, I can.
 

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No easy way to get FW. It's Kenwood, baby. You have to push your dealer and wait, wait, wait... I can post a link here, but not sure that it's allowed by local administration. But if they don't mind, I can.


Would your firmware link work for a portable 5200?


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And I don't want to do anything we shouldn't either. Is it a cost thing with Kenwood? Or why do they make it so difficult


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Now I want it lol! Any admins monitoring this? Wondering if it's okay to share it


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Well I was able to get the firmware, however I'm having issues getting the latest software version. Guess the wait begins


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You need to get the updated software from the same dealer you bought the version you have now from. The install goes right over the top of the old version on your pc updates with your key and info already setup from your old version.
 

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How do you have the radio wired? Do you have the red wire to constant power and the yellow wire to switched power?
 

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I have a portable. Nx5200


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Not sure if I should start a new thread. I have been trying to figure out the KPG-D1N software. My department purchased the NX-5200 portables.

I have the radio set to decode 2-tone call outs. However, I need to set the radio so 2 things can be done. No audio comes through the channel until the tones activate, and I need to be able to press a button to allow the user to monitor the radio traffic should they choose to do so.

Where in programming can this be done. I've looked everywhere.
 
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Anyone happen to know what the current software upgrade is for the KPG-D1N? Also what the current firmware for 5200? So many threads and no easy way I have found to figure this out.
 

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FWIW, The OPs original problem still exists in my NX-5200 with firmware version 2.30. Unfortunately, they don't provide dealers with much of a change log and I haven't had the chance to update to 2.31 and try it for myself.
 

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Not sure if I should start a new thread. I have been trying to figure out the KPG-D1N software. My department purchased the NX-5200 portables.

I have the radio set to decode 2-tone call outs. However, I need to set the radio so 2 things can be done. No audio comes through the channel until the tones activate, and I need to be able to press a button to allow the user to monitor the radio traffic should they choose to do so.

Where in programming can this be done. I've looked everywhere.
Kenwood says program the next channel without the OPTIONAL SIGNALING.
There is no softkey per say for OPT SIGNAL defeat.

EFM
 
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