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Newbie needs serious help with a tk-730HG

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Jun 14, 2008
Hello folks,
I have purchased a tk730HG and need to program it. Now, here's the catch. I want to do this myself so I can learn exactly how to do it. I have had major trouble finding the software and I also need someone with the gift of patience to be willing to teach me step by step how to program this radio. I have an older computer that can run true DOS on a Win98 OS so I think I'm ok there. I am a learner and love being self reliant so I want to learn to do this so I don't have to rely on anyone to do work on this radio in the future.
Can any of y'all help me out with software and a teaching/learning session????


EDIT: for board admin. - I will gladly purchase any and all software needed to do this. I am not making a request for pirated or otherwise "free" software.
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