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XTS 5000 fpp zone help

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I need help with my XTS 5000. I have 50 zones available but can only do one fpp. How do I add zones to the fpp without a computer as I don't have the cable or the software. Been told this can be done but not how. Any help would be appreciated thank you.
 

Ant9270

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With FPP flashed on an XTS, don’t you need 240 personalities, with 16 enabled FPP Zones for it to work correctly? Maybe I’m mistaken, but sounds like operator error?
 

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If the zone is FPP enabled, it automatically forces it to be a 16 channel zone. You should be able to pick which zones are FPP enabled. I remember back when I had my model 3 2500, FPP was very picky when it did and did not want to work. Sure it seems like a cool feature but programming it was a PITA so I dumped it. Not to mention I used it probably a total of 2 times.

As mentioned above, you need a computer to add zones.
 
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