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Two Tone Detect like functionality?

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figment9224

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Greetings, I'm not sure if it would have been best to post this question here, or in the Kenwood forum, but I figured I would start here. Recently, agencies in my area have switched from conventional systems to Kenwood NXDN. I've been listening to the NXDN traffic with fairly good results using a cheap USB receiver and SDRSharp and DSD, however, one big thing that I miss is being able to email dispatches or "tone outs" for fire and EMS to my phone. I used to use Two Tone Detect for this, but, with NXDN, there is no need for two tone dispatching. I'm guessing that they are using a talkgroup alert of some kind to activate appropriate radios and there are a couple of very short beeps right before a dispatch transmission that isn't there during normal traffic transmissions... My question, is there any way of regaining the email functionality that Two Tone Detect used to provide? Thanks in advance for any help!
 

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Seemed like a better fit for the Kenwood forum so I moved it.

Good luck. One of our departments went from two tone to a special group on their new DMR system. Still trying to figure out how to page that one out.
 
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