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APX Programming help/ shortcuts? Supposedly I cant clone...

JMR3865

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May 31, 2004
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Hi All,
I just received our radios back from the trunked system administrator. I'm to program the VHF side of our APX8000's. There is a system key so I cant change anything on the trunked side. I'm told that I have to program each radio individually and can't clone them. I thought cloning would of left the trunked system info in place. Is there any short cuts with the software that I can copy and past the new zones and new channels, new alias's and everything?

Thanks
 

N1GTL

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Most fields can be exported to individual .xml files and then imported into other radios.
 

jthorpe

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Nov 25, 2003
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Get a new radio administrator. Just export the conventional personalities etc to an XML file then import them back per radio. You should be good to go.
 
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