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Can anyone confirm DTMF on the new Baofeng UV-5R

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  1. Mudfoot

    Mudfoot Supporting Member

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    Just wondering if it does have DTMF.


     
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  2. Moleculo

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    I'll let you know as soon as mine arrives.
     
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  3. Mudfoot

    Mudfoot Supporting Member

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    I noticed Brick-O-Lore has a screen shot of the UV-5R software that shows DTMF programming options. Sounds encouraging.
     
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  4. BrickOLore

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    Yes, both the software and manual suggests DTMF. Link to the screenshots for those that are interested:

    Brick O'Lore: Baofeng UV-5R: DTMF
     
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  5. Mudfoot

    Mudfoot Supporting Member

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    Also,

    If you have an programming cable for a Wouxun UVD1P, can you confirm if it will also work with the UV-5R?

    I'll swing buy Universal radio and pick one up if it does.

    Thanks.
     
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  6. jwilkers

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    It DOES have DTMF, and the Wouxun programming cable works.
     
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  7. Mudfoot

    Mudfoot Supporting Member

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    Are you able to program pl and offset manually into a memory channel without using the software?

    Seems to be an issue with some units.
     
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  8. BrickOLore

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    Did you get this figured out? I may have seen another post saying that you had a bad unit.

    Thanks to Ed at www.importcommunications.com, here are some instructions for programming the UV-5R:

    Brick O'Lore: Baofeng UV-5R: Adding a Repeater to Memory
     
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  9. Mudfoot

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    I've seen those instructions. I can only program via software.

    I have a replacement coming
     
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