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vx-p824 PF Buttons not working

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Jan 2, 2018
Cheektowaga NY
I have had vertex radios for 15 years so am familiar with them. I recently got a VXp=824 uhf radio. I got everything working then all the sudden the PF keys A/B/C buttons stopped working. When you press them the LCD display lights up but there is no beep and nothing happens. The other weird part it when i program the A button it ends up controlling the D button. I have opened a new codeplug to try and flush the radio wth no luck. I also did the adjustment recover with no luck. I have been playing with the software for the last 3 days and can not fix this. Anyone have any ideas??? Also if it program the "SET" feature into the a working PF Key i am unable to get into the user settings. The button just beeps.
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