[chirp_users] Changing data Baofeng UV5

Fri Feb 17 08:59:21 PST 2023

Hi Julian,
Did you download from the radio first?
It is my understanding that you never upload anything until you first 
download from the radio.
Also, you should save your first downloaded image as a backup image.
You will then do modifications to what you downloaded, and only then upload 
to the radio.

----- Original Message ----- 
From: "Julian Macassey" <julian at n6are.com>
To: "Chirp Users" <chirp_users at intrepid.danplanet.com>
Sent: Friday, February 17, 2023 9:34 AM
Subject: [chirp_users] Changing data Baofeng UV5

I gave up trying to programme my Baofeng UV-5RV2+ using the previous CHIRP 

When CHIRP next came out, I thought maybe I could get it to programme my 

I went through the steps to grab an *img file and load  it into the

Then I saved it with modifications then downloaded, with a window saying 

Exiting CHIRP, turning the radio off and on does NOT change the file.

Am I doing something wrong?

Julian Macassey, GM8LUK

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