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P040 on modern PC's

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Feb 12, 2003
South Africa
I have an old Motorola P040 .


I am unable to read radio .
The program cable I am using can read CP040 radio good with no issues on both Win 10/64 as well as XP 32bit machines.

With this I assume I am in need of the correct software , some of the version 02.02 etc require Win 95 /98
,installed on win 10 as compatible but could be the base issue due to OS.
If there is a dos version for this radio that may be an option as I use dosbox for earlier GM300 etc.

Anyone have a detailed list as to to which models /types require specific software .

Alternately is there firmware upgrade method to change this radio to US version
via Walris tools , if so which firmware woud be an exact match .

Thank you in advance
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