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Question G3


Premium Subscriber
Nov 23, 2003
LAke harmony

I have a G3 pager im doing my best to program but cant figure out how to get the conventional channel list to come up in the box where you can program the knob even after sleeping norma scan nothing comes up in the transfer box. So I Tried importing through radio Ref , but it only puts tow channels in each knob. You can load the knob but as soon as you delete a knob the channels disappeared from the pager.

This is the best way I can explain. I know it s confusing.



Retired... Get off my lawn!
Premium Subscriber
Dec 19, 2002
Hampshire County, WV

What version of PPS are you using? Before you can program the freqs/channels to the various knob positions, you need to load them into the conventional freq list... for my version of the PPS (3.16.29E), it's section D2. What have you got programmed there?


Scanner programmer since 1997
Premium Subscriber
Apr 4, 2003
Denver, Colorado
It sounds like maybe you want to scan several conventional channels, but they aren't appearing in the AVAILABLE box. In order to be in this box, to be added to a scan knob, they must first be added to another knob position, one frequency to each knob. If they are not, they will not appear in the AVAILABLE box. After you have them in individual knobs, they will then appear in the AVAILABLE box, and can be added to a knob to be scanned. This doesn't seem to be explained well in the documentation. Good luck!