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mcs 2000??

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Jan 12, 2013
hi all
i have this radio in the garage... labeled as mcx 838, M01KHK9DB3AN.
look's like its a mcs2000, might be wong

i need to know what rss/cps will work with this radio, and what programming cable will work with it. will a maxtracRIB-less cable work?


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5B2_BEE00 Czar
Jul 12, 2008
Cobb County, GA Stadium Crime Zone
MCS2000 CPS R02.03 is the last released version of MCS2000 CPS, circa 2008. You will need a 32 bit version of Windows XP, Vista, or 7 to run it. It may work on Windows 10 (32 bit only) but the highest SUPPORTED O/S was Vista. This will ONLY work with an MCS2000.

DOS RSS was MTSX R6.08 circa 2002 and should program your 838. You will need to be booted to a pure DOS environment and thus, USB anything isn't supported in DOS.


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Dec 19, 2002
Im pretty sure that might require something else than mcs2000 software.. I want to say a european variant as that was not a US model radio i believe.
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