[chirp_users] CHRIP not working with UV-5R? WAS: Re: chirp_users Digest, Vol 58, Issue 54

D. Daniel McGlothin KB3MUN kb3mun at mcglothin.us
Tue Oct 29 06:54:33 PDT 2013


Opps, sorry, I should have referenced the UV-5B you asked about.  For 
the links below, please substitute:



73 de Daniel KB3MUN

On 10/29/2013 09:24, D. Daniel McGlothin KB3MUN wrote:
> On 10/29/2013 09:06, James Williams wrote:
>> Has anyone gotten the Chirp to work, as intended for the UV-B5. i have
>> no problem with driver and cable or COM port. Only problem is with Chirp
>> not working with my UV-B5. Any ideas?--de KB3KVA  Santford
> James,
> I might be joining this discussion late, and couldn't immediately see to
> which message in the digest you included which message you might be
> responding to.  But...
> I use CHIRP for my UV-5RE+ radios.
> I notice that when the radio 'breaks squelch' on receive during a
> 'cloning' transfer (either up or down), that the serial transfer is
> usually aborted.  I account this as a Baofeng problems, not a CHIRP one.
> I use a FTDI USB-to-Serial cable (from 3 Old Crows) without problems.  I
> quickly gave up on the (probably counterfet) Prolific-branded cable that
> came with the radio kit I purchased.
> Have you looked at http://www.miklor.com/uv5r/ and in particular at
> http://www.miklor.com/uv5r/UV5R-ErrorMess.php to see if your (or a
> similar) problem is discussed?
> What, exactly, is not working for you?
> Daniel KB3MUN

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