[chirp_users] Chirp and BaoFeng UV 5R not communicating

Jim Unroe rock.unroe at gmail.com
Sat Aug 22 15:50:05 PDT 2020


On Sat, Aug 22, 2020 at 6:46 PM Charles Gierke <cgierke at cox.net> wrote:
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> On Wednesday my 2 BaoFeng UV 5R radios could download and upload to CHIRP.
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> On Friday all I got was the following message:  Radio Did Not Respond.
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> I tried reloading the latest version of CHIRP, no change.  I tried an earlier version of CHIRP, no change. I reloaded the latest version back, no change.  Visually the radio's red light blinks then the LED display blinks then the error message shows up on CHIRP.
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> Any suggestions?
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> Thanks Chuck KJ7INT
>

Hi Chuck,

You will get the exact same error message if you don't plug the 2-pin
plug into the radio. So make sure that the 2-pin plug is fully
inserted into the socket of the radio. Some have had to put a little
pressure on the plug during the cloning process.

Jim KC9HI



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