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Software crash - IC-FR6000

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Feb 3, 2010

While uploading settings from the config utility to IC-FR6000 the transfer suddenly stopped and there was a message saying the connection was lost. Then the unit started to flash red in front. Tried to reboot with power cable and that resulted in alternating red and green flashing.

Now I cannot either read or write settings.

Anyone has suggestions?



Feb 24, 2001
Did you happen to save the file that is currently on it? If so try and write that file to it. If it doesnt work, you will have to send it back to ICOM to have them refresh the firmware in it. We had this happen to another model of radio a while back. They had us try this, however, we didnt have a copy of the file that was in it. The techs told us that sometime, you can get it to work by reloading the existing data, to correct whatever was corrupted. If i rem our issue, it was cause by the battery on the laptop giving out in the middle of a "write" procedure.
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