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Programming Help (Motorola)

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Aug 17, 2008
Southern California

Hi guys!

I have a quick ?

I have a Motorola ASTRO SABER III UHF 450-512MHz (specs below i get from service mode)

FLASHCODE 599008-0C1E00-3

My question is, what do I need to program this, where do I order it. (want to add a co channels basically nothing special, I'll learn more as I go but just that for now). What software and hardware? I'm running a Windows 64 bit OS.

Thanks for all your help in advance.
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Sep 17, 2004
NJ USA (Republic of NJ)
Not sure which Windows 64 bit OS you are running but you may have a problem
getting the programing software to run with that but since I have never tried that
you may have to experiment around. Whatever PC you are running will require
a serial port.

See moto part numbers below:

RVN4182 - XTS3000/Saber portable CPS programming software.

or RVN4184 Astro portable/mobile CPS programming software.

RLN4008 Motorola RIB is required.

RKN4046 Motorola Portable programming cable.

You will also need a cable from the PC to the RIB but I don't know
if moto has a part number for that.

The RIB and cable you may be able to find on ebay or other online
sellers but the software must be purchased from moto unless you
already have it or have a friend that has it.
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