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"Unprogrammed"?

kc5igh

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Does anyone know what the "unprogrammed" message on a G5 might mean?

I bought a G5 this week and successfully programmed a nearby federal simulcast system in it with very little difficulty..

Today, I tried to create a new system in the G5 for a 700 Mhz public safety site. Everything seemed to be fine until I tried to activate it and got a message in the display saying it was "unprogrammed". I'm guessing that message might cover a lot of possibilities, but I thought it might be a good idea to check with more-experienced G5 owners out there.

Thanks!

-Johnnie
 

Johnnydollar2

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N6ML is right. You have to turn the knob to where you "created" the talk-groups. It's probably sitting on a different one that's empty. Did it myself the 1st time I set things up. Where'd it go? doh?!! I was on knob 3 instead of 1
 

kc5igh

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Thanks, N6ML and Johnnydollar2!

That's exactly what I did wrong. When I switched from zone 1 to zone 2, I left the knob in position 4.

As soon as I moved the knob to position 1 on the new system, it came back to life.

Duhhhhh . . .

Thanks again!

-Johnnie
 
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