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Cmalan1213

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So, really basic question i just want to clarify. When programming/buying a new radio, using CPS. R06.11.05 i have to make sure that the software is older then that other wise it won't program correct? I have one CDM out of 4 that any time i go to program it it does not let me read the radio and im wondering if that could be the problem.

again, simple question, i thank you in advance for your time.
 

cabletech

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6.11.05 is real old version. You need to update to the current version 6.12.09 in order to work with newer radios.

This will also work with older radios.
 

PACNWDude

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When it comes to Motorola CPS, newer CPS software will usually work with older radio firmware.

If you ever send a radio to Motorola for repair, they will send it back with the newest software in it. This may require you to buy newer CPS software in order to program it.

This has been a problem for civilian personnel and agencies as well as the military.

It also can be a problem if you buy gear from another party and do not know what they used to program them.
 
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