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XPR 6350 won't update on windows XP

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Aug 22, 2013
Trying to do a firmware update on a few of our portables. I've got an old laptop running win XP that we utilize for some of this. I can read, write and clone radios just fine, but when I go to update, I get a message telling me I don't have the correct cable or something to that effect. Occasionally it will also try to find a CH FLASHZAP driver (and fail).

Meanwhile, I can update just fine with my windows 7 laptop.

Same version of CPS 9.0 on both computers. Firmware R01.08.32 -> R01.11.21

What gives?
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