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Needed Motorola MCS2000 800MHz Codeplug

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Hi All,

I am in need of a Motorola Model 1 MCS2000 MO1UGL6PW4BN 800MHZ trunking codeplug. I have searched around and cannot find anything. Can anyone help?


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Still Looking For Codeplug

I am still in the need of this codeplug, any help is appreciated!
 
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KE0FKH

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There is nothing wrong with the current codeplug programmed into the radio. The reason I am asking for the trunking codeplug is because the radio's current codeplug is conventional only I need this radio to do trunking.

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I do not believe in Jamming in codeplugs, I have seen way more than my share and some bricked and messed up radios that had codeplugs jammed in them.
 

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If you read the radio you will see 1 default trunking personality. Having someone give you a copy of a different trunking code plug won't be of any assistance to you since you would not have the proper system key to program it with. So what you pull from the radio now will be just as useful to you as what someone would send you.

One other note - The MCS line is quite old. I'm going to venture a guess that the radio you have probably has not been updated for 800Mhz rebanding. You might want to check into that.
 

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If the radio does not have trunking in the flashcode jamming a trunking codeplug into the radio is not going to work. You need to find a piece of software called the FDB tool or feature descriptor block editor and use that to add trunking to the flashcode. Then read the radio with CPS and now trunking will be enabled and you can start adding trunk systems with no need to put someone else's codeplug in the radio.
 

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Flashcode is just part of the possible issue. You also need to verify the FW version. R7.73 and up I believe is needed to support rebanding. I'm at work right now, I have the specific info in my notes at home.

...and yes, as stated you must have a system key file to access the trunking options fields in the CPS for the system you are trying to program.

FDB tool was a program written by a Russian electronics enthusiast and is just what is says, a tool to view/modify the FDB contents for MTS/MCS and Astro (not Plus) radios. I'm not sure if it ever was distributed very widely.
 
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