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VX-2500 U Firmware update

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Brts96

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Recently, I was programming my VX-2500, with CE-47 (4.12), and as I was trying to load the code plug into the radio; it gave me a dialog box about some features not working due to the firmware being out of date.

I was able to secure version 0372 from an online vendor, but am unsure how to get the firmware to load from my PC to the radio.

I have Windows 7 Pro (64 Bit), and was running an XP Virtual Machine , to avoid compatibility issues.

What is the latest firmware version, and what's the procedure to get the radio to take the update?

For what it's worth, the radio seems to be functioning just fine. It appears to have taken the programming with no issues.
 

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The message says "The firmware installed in this radio is below version 3.08. The function down below can be used under the updated firmware, and these functions have not been installed and can not work on this radio because the firmware is below version 3.08"

1. Key Function (Ext. PTT)

Hope that helps with the nature of the message.
 
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