PSR-410 problem

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Drachen_Fire

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I just received a PSR-410, and it appears to have arrived stuck in firmware mode.

The screen reads as follows:

uP Boot Ver:F1.0
uP App Ver: NONE
CPU SW Upgrade
Wait for PC/IF

I have tried loading new firmware, and get NO COMMUNICATION FROM RADIO

ARC310 doesn't touch it.

I'd like to get it back out of firmware mode, but can't seem to. Any ideas?
 

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I just received a PSR-410, and it appears to have arrived stuck in firmware mode.

The screen reads as follows:

uP Boot Ver:F1.0
uP App Ver: NONE
CPU SW Upgrade
Wait for PC/IF

I have tried loading new firmware, and get NO COMMUNICATION FROM RADIO

ARC310 doesn't touch it.

I'd like to get it back out of firmware mode, but can't seem to. Any ideas?
It is missing the CPU firmware. It can be downloaded at the following site:
GRE America Inc.

You may have to hold down program when turning on the scanner to upgrade the CPU.

Shawn
 

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I would suggest verifying the COM port assigned to the GRE programming cable (in Windows Device Manager) matches what is being selected in the drop down selection for the COM port when the CPU upgrade program is run.

If that does not help, I would try a different computer. If that does not help, possibly there is a more serious problem with the programming cable or scanner.

Shawn
 

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I have been using a TYT cable with my other GRE-made scanners, but I ordered a GRE/Radio Shack scanner to try just in case. If it doesn't work, I guess I'll try some other stuff. I don't know. I like GRE scanners, but this is pure nonsense.
 
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