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Re: [BCD396XT] Re: P25 system stops decoding

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  • MCH
    Hold the HOLD button for a few seconds. You activated the System hold. Joe M.
    Message 1 of 20 , Jun 22, 2009
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      Hold the HOLD button for a few seconds. You activated the System hold.

      Joe M.

      Larry Koch wrote:
      > Good thought. When (if) it happens again I'll try that.
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      > I'm setting here now playing with the one with v 1.04. I've managed to get the HOLD msg on the first line to flash. Now I don't know how to stop it from flashing. I was playing with the close call function. If I don't figure it out soon I'll just re-load it.
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      >> To: BCD396XT@yahoogroups.com
      >> From: mch@...
      >> Date: Sun, 21 Jun 2009 23:38:58 -0400
      >> Subject: Re: [BCD396XT] Re: P25 system stops decoding
      >>
      >> Might be worth it to do a reset on the scanner then reload the
      >> programming. If it is something that isn't 'set right' in the firmware,
      >> that could fix it.
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      >> Joe M.
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      >> Larry Koch wrote:
      >>> The first time it happened I reloaded the profile from my PC using Freescan. I use the same profile on both radios.
      >>> This time I played with the "close call" option and eventually it started working. I don't know what sequence of buttons I pushed to fix it since I was just pushing buttons at random. The next time I'll try to pay closer attention to the button sequence to fix it.
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      >>>> To: BCD396XT@yahoogroups.com
      >>>> From: mch@...
      >>>> Date: Sun, 21 Jun 2009 23:12:43 -0400
      >>>> Subject: Re: [BCD396XT] Re: P25 system stops decoding
      >>>>
      >>>> You could try cloning the XT that works to the XT that doesn't work...
      >>>>
      >>>> (Back up your original programming first.)
      >>>>
      >>>> Joe M.
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      >>>> Larry Koch wrote:
      >>>>> Thanks for the guess, however, I am about 1/2 mile from one of the towers and my other three scanners, PSR500, PRO2096 and another BCD396XT were working just fine. I'm going to submit this to Uniden. Maybe they've had similar complaints.
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      >>>>>> To: BCD396XT@yahoogroups.com
      >>>>>> From: bigfella237@...
      >>>>>> Date: Sun, 21 Jun 2009 04:06:00 +0000
      >>>>>> Subject: [BCD396XT] Re: P25 system stops decoding
      >>>>>>
      >>>>>> I can "hear" a couple of distant control channels but apparently not well enough to decode them, I am guessing your signal strength is dropping to the point where the scanner either can't use the data any more or it falls below the squelch threshold?
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      >>>>>> --- In BCD396XT@yahoogroups.com, Larry Koch <larrykoch@...> wrote:
      >>>>>>> Twice since installing version 1.07.00 I've had my scanner stop decoding P25 CC. The radio is always powered up and no one is near the buttons. I am scanning a P25 simulcast system with over 100 talk groups.
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      >>>>>>> During normal scanning the 3rd line of the display shows the freq of the control channel when there is no activity. When there is activity the 3rd line shows the freq that the talk group is using and a "P-25" at the end of the line.
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      >>>>>>> When the radio stops decoding the 3rd line displays "NFM" and nothing else. If I push the HOLD button I will hear the CC.
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      >>>>>>> Any ideas?
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