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by jsilberberg
Thu Oct 12, 2017 7:37 am
Forum: MotoTRBO Portables and Mobiles (3xxx/5xxx/7xxx/SL) 2.0 Series Subscribers
Topic: Text Messaging
Replies: 5
Views: 249

Re: Text Messaging

@tdats The information I posted I cut from a PDF document we give to our customers so they can do in service training with the staff caring various radios connected to our services. Most of it I have pulled from various manuals, some I just sat down with the radio and identified and some came from t...
by jsilberberg
Mon Oct 09, 2017 11:25 am
Forum: MotoTRBO Repeaters, Trunking, and Site Infrastructure
Topic: Connect Plus radios
Replies: 6
Views: 290

Re: Connect Plus radios

The migration path is Capacity Max. In fact there is now a Connect Plus / Capacity Max bridge to assist in migration. But when you look at the costs I suspect it will be some number of years before the large "carriers" make the move -- An I believe M has a ten year support plan for these s...
by jsilberberg
Fri Oct 06, 2017 4:41 am
Forum: MotoTRBO Portables and Mobiles (3xxx/5xxx/7xxx/SL) 2.0 Series Subscribers
Topic: Text Messaging
Replies: 5
Views: 249

Re: Text Messaging

----- To change input method, perform the following: 1. In the messages menu select Compose. Note that you can see Xt9 in the upper right corner. 2. Press and hold the # key (Long Press). This will access an extended options menu. 3. There are four options to choose from;  Switch between Letters an...
by jsilberberg
Mon Sep 25, 2017 9:33 am
Forum: MotoTRBO Portables and Mobiles (3xxx/5xxx/7xxx/SL) 2.0 Series Subscribers
Topic: XPR5550e w/ HHCH banks?
Replies: 2
Views: 188

Re: XPR5550e w/ HHCH banks?

So far the only thing I can't seem to do on the HHCH is add a Graphic for display at Power Up --

It's basically a XPR-7550 with a lot more transmit power --
by jsilberberg
Fri Sep 15, 2017 7:36 am
Forum: MotoTRBO Portables and Mobiles (3xxx/5xxx/7xxx/SL) 2.0 Series Subscribers
Topic: Connect Plus Home button
Replies: 4
Views: 177

Re: Connect Plus Home button

@tdats == So Connect Plus is a Trident product, they were purchased finally by Motorola a few years ago and at that time Passport was killed off. Yes, you have to do the normal firmware and then the Connect Plus (Option board) firmware and many "features" do not work due to the way the two...
by jsilberberg
Wed Aug 30, 2017 1:07 pm
Forum: MotoTRBO Portables and Mobiles (4xxx/6xxx) 1.0 Series Subscribers
Topic: Motorola XPR6550 Emergency Button
Replies: 8
Views: 333

Re: Motorola XPR6550 Emergency Button

"How much benefit would we get from programming the emergency button on a system like that?" No clue, what's the problem you are trying to solve, and what kind of system topology are you on ?

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by jsilberberg
Mon Aug 14, 2017 5:52 am
Forum: MotoTRBO Portables and Mobiles (3xxx/5xxx/7xxx/SL) 2.0 Series Subscribers
Topic: XPR5550e mobile
Replies: 6
Views: 385

Re: XPR5550e mobile

You don't really give much info here -- Is this just a repeated configuration, IP Site Connect or Capacity Plus ? What's the admit criteria ? Do you have Emergency or Man Down active / activated when they try to transmit, or some other data application. If it's in Cap Plus mode, check that the repea...
by jsilberberg
Sun Jul 02, 2017 5:03 pm
Forum: MotoTRBO Portables and Mobiles (4xxx/6xxx) 1.0 Series Subscribers
Topic: How to disable text
Replies: 3
Views: 291

Re: How to disable text

@Max,

I would suggest you read the help text, and referenced System Planner Page 428 detail for that CPS option very carefully.

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by jsilberberg
Sun Jul 02, 2017 10:21 am
Forum: MotoTRBO Portables and Mobiles (4xxx/6xxx) 1.0 Series Subscribers
Topic: How to disable text
Replies: 3
Views: 291

Re: How to disable text

I don't believe you can --- Subscriber to subscriber is a basic feature --

You can remove the Text Message Server (TMS) and keep it from trying to send text through a gateway -

You can also remove it from a programmable key, but not the Menu --
by jsilberberg
Sun Jun 25, 2017 9:51 am
Forum: Infrastructure Product Feature Requests & Future Speculation
Topic: Need DMR AIS to 4W E&M
Replies: 8
Views: 752

Re: Need DMR AIS to 4W E&M

You might want to try reaching out to Raven Electronics -- Brett Dawson

Do do a lot of very interesting interfaces and may have an answer for you --

http://www.ravencomm.com/
by jsilberberg
Mon May 29, 2017 6:45 am
Forum: Vehicle Radio Installs
Topic: LMR Feedline for Will Burt Mast
Replies: 4
Views: 534

Re: LMR Feedline for Will Burt Mast

So to begin with, the answer for cable management is usually Nycoil when dealing with Wilburt masts, either through them as part of the package or independently -- . http://www.willburt.com/products/accessories/cable-management/ But the more important question here is what is the loss calculation yo...
by jsilberberg
Mon May 22, 2017 9:08 am
Forum: MotoTRBO Portables and Mobiles (3xxx/5xxx/7xxx/SL) 2.0 Series Subscribers
Topic: Any easy way to import 100 contacts XPR7550
Replies: 1
Views: 321

Re: Any easy way to import 100 contacts XPR7550

No, there is really not a way to import or export Contact lists in Radio Manager or CPS currently -

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by jsilberberg
Sun May 21, 2017 11:58 am
Forum: MotoTRBO Repeaters, Trunking, and Site Infrastructure
Topic: SLR8000 Repeater
Replies: 6
Views: 527

Re: SLR8000 Repeater

Check you settings in CPS under General --

There is a Section Label Battery now -- CPS 14 - 717

I would past a screen shot here but not having luck --
by jsilberberg
Wed May 17, 2017 6:02 am
Forum: MotoTRBO Portables and Mobiles (4xxx/6xxx) 1.0 Series Subscribers
Topic: XPR-6550 Windows Code 10 Error
Replies: 8
Views: 382

Re: XPR-6550 Windows Code 10 Error

@Frank "Drivers are up to date" -- This could be your issue, I have had to drop back to older versions of CPS to get some of my XPR-4550s updated. The issue appears to be related to the USB driver and changes to it that are not necessarily compatible with older firmware. Also recently I ha...
by jsilberberg
Sun May 07, 2017 10:56 am
Forum: Infrastructure Product Feature Requests & Future Speculation
Topic: Need DMR AIS to 4W E&M
Replies: 8
Views: 752

Re: Need DMR AIS to 4W E&M

Really only a few players in this market that I know of -- Avtech is mentioned - JPS is usually a good option, if you did not have success I would call them and discuss the issues with Benny in Tech Support. Telex the IP-224 may be a great interface for this, but you do need to be careful about the ...
by jsilberberg
Wed Apr 26, 2017 12:01 pm
Forum: MotoTRBO Repeaters, Trunking, and Site Infrastructure
Topic: Capacity Plus single-frequency capacity?
Replies: 7
Views: 443

Re: Capacity Plus Single-Frequency Capacity?

A Capacity Plus system can have a maximum of 6 repeaters, which gives you 12 talk paths... I had read that they can have a maximum of 8 frequencies for a total of 16 talk paths. Now I have to do some more research to see which is accurate. The planning Guide indicates "maximum of eight Trunked...
by jsilberberg
Mon Apr 24, 2017 8:55 am
Forum: MotoTRBO Portables and Mobiles (3xxx/5xxx/7xxx/SL) 2.0 Series Subscribers
Topic: Can't update firmware on XPR 5550
Replies: 1
Views: 361

Re: Can't update firmware on XPR 5550

Had similar issues with various radios -- Always required going back a to some intermediate point with both CPS & Firmware and stepping the radios up --
by jsilberberg
Thu Apr 20, 2017 12:05 pm
Forum: MotoTRBO Portables and Mobiles (4xxx/6xxx) 1.0 Series Subscribers
Topic: XPR-4550 Audio Cable...
Replies: 8
Views: 424

Re: XPR-4550 Audio Cable...

Might have a look here - or the Corresponding JPS Tech note --

http://static1.1.sqspcdn.com/static/f/1 ... 8gLOO1k%3D
by jsilberberg
Fri Apr 14, 2017 11:08 am
Forum: MotoTRBO Portables and Mobiles (4xxx/6xxx) 1.0 Series Subscribers
Topic: Texting help on the XPR7550E
Replies: 4
Views: 430

Re: Texting help on the XPR7550E

@Circlebat So our product does this and much more across the TRBO Product line. From simple control station and a few Portables, to Capacity Max and Connect Plus delivering about 1M transactions a month across our customer base. It is Software as Service, and has been around for many years. If you a...
by jsilberberg
Thu Mar 09, 2017 2:39 pm
Forum: MotoTRBO Portables and Mobiles (4xxx/6xxx) 1.0 Series Subscribers
Topic: MotoTRBO CPS 14.0 Now Available
Replies: 9
Views: 1361

Re: MotoTRBO CPS 14.0 Now Available

New Build now avilable -- CPS 14 738.. Original was 717..
by jsilberberg
Thu Feb 23, 2017 10:31 am
Forum: MotoTRBO Portables and Mobiles (4xxx/6xxx) 1.0 Series Subscribers
Topic: MotoTRBO CPS 14.0 Now Available
Replies: 9
Views: 1361

Re: MotoTRBO CPS 14.0 Now Available

You all did see the read me note regarding CPS 14 and Older firmware versions I hope -- CPS Compatibility with Old Archive Codeplugs CPS version 14.0 does not support codeplug versions older than 06.00.14 (system release R2.3) and will fail with error #4784 (“Operation failed to complete”) when tryi...
by jsilberberg
Wed Feb 22, 2017 12:36 pm
Forum: MotoTRBO Portables and Mobiles (3xxx/5xxx/7xxx/SL) 2.0 Series Subscribers
Topic: Firmware Release 2.7
Replies: 1
Views: 451

Firmware Release 2.7

Thought I would post here and see what experiences users were having with the 2.7 release including the new Radio Manager / CPS bundle -- I was back and forth between here and the Infrastructure forum and decided to start this thread here - If it belongs in the other forum admin please feel free to ...
by jsilberberg
Thu Jan 28, 2016 11:10 am
Forum: MotoTRBO Repeaters, Trunking, and Site Infrastructure
Topic: VPN hardware suggestions for MOTOTRBO
Replies: 1
Views: 1918

Re: VPN hardware suggestions for MOTOTRBO

RFGFuy,

Do not know if you found an answer for this, but if you are still looking, please see pfSense as a possible solution -

We use SoeKris hardware with pfSense. But the pfSense store now has some good prepackaged options.

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by jsilberberg
Tue Oct 27, 2015 9:52 am
Forum: MotoTRBO Portables and Mobiles (3xxx/5xxx/7xxx/SL) 2.0 Series Subscribers
Topic: MotoTRBO CPS
Replies: 2
Views: 1067

Re: MotoTRBO CPS

One copy per Windows Instance.

But if you Load VMBox and then you can install a single Region in each VM. As well as multiple versions one per VM.

https://www.virtualbox.org/
by jsilberberg
Mon Aug 04, 2014 6:53 pm
Forum: MotoTRBO Portables and Mobiles (4xxx/6xxx) 1.0 Series Subscribers
Topic: New Trbo System with GPS
Replies: 3
Views: 505

Re: New Trbo System with GPS

Might want to look at doing a feed to Depiction or Esri or Virtual USA (Google Business Maps) .. http://www.depiction.com/ http://www.esri.com/news/arcuser/1010/pelicanrescue.html https://vusa.us/login.aspx?ReturnUrl=%2fdefault.aspx GPS on the data side. Looking at the neoterra or safemobile solutio...
by jsilberberg
Sun Aug 03, 2014 4:57 pm
Forum: MotoTRBO Portables and Mobiles (4xxx/6xxx) 1.0 Series Subscribers
Topic: SL7550 carry solutions
Replies: 12
Views: 823

Re: SL7550 carry solutions

Have over 1K SL radios supported in various facilities that we support data for. The SL's are proving to be a better executive radio, where as the XPR-7550 is a more traditional staff radio. But that said I have all sorts of staff in many Hotels carrying them with great experiences. Just be careful ...
by jsilberberg
Sun Aug 03, 2014 4:43 pm
Forum: MotoTRBO Portables and Mobiles (4xxx/6xxx) 1.0 Series Subscribers
Topic: New Trbo System with GPS
Replies: 3
Views: 505

Re: New Trbo System with GPS

Look to Data revert Channels for GPS.

Are looking to pass the data to your CAD for closest unit dispatch, or some other existing Situational Awareness product ? Or will this be all new for you.
by jsilberberg
Fri May 16, 2014 5:35 am
Forum: MotoTRBO Portables and Mobiles (4xxx/6xxx) 1.0 Series Subscribers
Topic: IP Site Connect with phone interconnect
Replies: 5
Views: 569

Re: IP Site Connect with phone interconnect

Just saw this posting -- It's my understanding that you only need the EID on the repeater you are connecting to Telephone gateway (J7 on the MTRs). At least that's the way we have the MTR-3000s in a CAP+ system setup. An I don't see why IP Site Connect would be different. We have a modified Asterisk...
by jsilberberg
Thu Sep 12, 2013 1:03 pm
Forum: MotoTRBO Portables and Mobiles (4xxx/6xxx) 1.0 Series Subscribers
Topic: Motorola MOTOTRBO SL 7550
Replies: 10
Views: 555

Re: Motorola MOTOTRBO SL 7550

The SL is a great radio in a Hotel, and excels at data operations.

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by jsilberberg
Mon Jun 17, 2013 4:35 am
Forum: MotoTRBO Portables and Mobiles (4xxx/6xxx) 1.0 Series Subscribers
Topic: GRE tunnels vs static routes
Replies: 22
Views: 1037

Re: GRE tunnels vs static routes

Bill, OTOH, the GRE tunnels made it easy to pass the udp packets because they pass all services. Is there a specific reason you chose to use VPN tunnels instead? I have done some GRE tunnels in the past, mostly with Telex solutions. Although I also prefer the DCBNet hardware for that. I just find t...
by jsilberberg
Sat Jun 15, 2013 1:30 pm
Forum: MotoTRBO Portables and Mobiles (4xxx/6xxx) 1.0 Series Subscribers
Topic: GRE tunnels vs static routes
Replies: 22
Views: 1037

Re: GRE tunnels vs static routes

Bill, Use VPN Tunnels not GRE. They are on page 139 Section 7.6 http://www.cradlepoint.com/sites/default/files/productdocs/CradlePoint_COR_IBR6x0_manual_4.2.pdf Most probably you will also need to use a service link DYNDNS unless you are purchasing Static IPs from Verizon. An finally be careful of y...
by jsilberberg
Mon May 27, 2013 8:06 am
Forum: MotoTRBO Portables and Mobiles (4xxx/6xxx) 1.0 Series Subscribers
Topic: Emergency / Lone worker on a SL-7550
Replies: 2
Views: 261

Re: Emergency / Lone worker on a SL-7550

Trey, Thank you for the response. Basically yes I had to make a few changes and it appears you have to use a group other than all call to make this function work, but I do have Emergency and Lone worker functioning, aka generating the alerts now. Although I did have to rename "sys1" to &qu...
by jsilberberg
Wed May 22, 2013 8:08 am
Forum: MotoTRBO Portables and Mobiles (4xxx/6xxx) 1.0 Series Subscribers
Topic: Emergency / Lone worker on a SL-7550
Replies: 2
Views: 261

Emergency / Lone worker on a SL-7550

I am looking for some assistance with getting the Lone Worker / Emergency features enabled on the SL-7550. I am using CPS- 8.5 (429) with Firmware 2.05. An I can't find the majic combination here -- Has anyone done this. Need Cap Plus but would like to just use it in Conventional / Digital for some ...
by jsilberberg
Wed Apr 10, 2013 7:12 am
Forum: MotoTRBO Portables and Mobiles (4xxx/6xxx) 1.0 Series Subscribers
Topic: Channel steering on XPR4550
Replies: 6
Views: 383

Re: Channel steering on XPR4550

"I've looked all over in programming for check boxes etc and could not find anything."

Looking at my XPR-4550 in Expert View, under Accessories, Under GPIO Physical Pins You can assign one of Channel 1-5. to the pins.

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by jsilberberg
Sun Feb 03, 2013 8:13 pm
Forum: MotoTRBO Portables and Mobiles (4xxx/6xxx) 1.0 Series Subscribers
Topic: TRBO Dispatching Software thaat does not cost alot
Replies: 7
Views: 426

Re: TRBO Dispatching Software thaat does not cost alot

Another option -- although they do not direct connect to the Repeater yet either -- Telex Bosch -- IP-224 Adapter MTRBI Radio Interface with Cables CSoft - 2 Line PC Console Software. Retail List pricing -- $6,353.00 --- http://www.telex.com/us/dispatch/product/MTRBi/1092
by jsilberberg
Wed Jan 09, 2013 5:51 am
Forum: MotoTRBO Portables and Mobiles (4xxx/6xxx) 1.0 Series Subscribers
Topic: New XPR-6550 with old TRBO Messaging Gateway -
Replies: 1
Views: 214

New XPR-6550 with old TRBO Messaging Gateway -

Good Morning all, Was asked to look at an issue yesterday that I think I understand, but would like some feedback from the group on. Customer has a pool of older XPR-6500s on the 1.6.n firmware. They also have the old Motorola Text Messaging Gateway (TMG). Now they have received a replacement XPR-65...
by jsilberberg
Wed Oct 17, 2012 8:04 am
Forum: MotoTRBO Portables and Mobiles (4xxx/6xxx) 1.0 Series Subscribers
Topic: Anyone done Linked Capacity Plus yet?
Replies: 7
Views: 481

Re: Anyone done Linked Capacity Plus yet?

So how did it go ? Are you doing data on it ?
by jsilberberg
Mon Oct 08, 2012 11:15 am
Forum: MotoTRBO Portables and Mobiles (4xxx/6xxx) 1.0 Series Subscribers
Topic: Firmware update problem
Replies: 9
Views: 442

Re: Firmware update problem

When you say I know I have the right package in my update folder. you do mean that you ran the install exe and in installed the components for the firmware upgrade .. MOTOTRBO_2.0_R020500_030011_Portable.exe << This is an install file and must be executed before loading the CPS and reading the radio .
by jsilberberg
Wed Sep 19, 2012 7:12 pm
Forum: MotoTRBO Portables and Mobiles (4xxx/6xxx) 1.0 Series Subscribers
Topic: SL 7550 question
Replies: 2
Views: 289

Re: SL 7550 question

We support Data messaging for a number of hotels with many SL-7550s with more being selected every day.. I have not heard of any issues and one of the properties is Capacity plus with all Sl-7550s an more than 25K data messages a month.
by jsilberberg
Tue Mar 27, 2012 8:54 am
Forum: General Motorola Solutions & Legacy Radio Discussion
Topic: XTL-5000 Consolette L20KSS9PW1AN (Pin Out)
Replies: 0
Views: 994

XTL-5000 Consolette L20KSS9PW1AN (Pin Out)

Have a project where I am attempting to connect a Telex IP-223 Tone Remote to the XTL-5000 Consolette L20KSS9PW1AN. I am looking for the pin out the two connectors -- Accessory 1 - RJ-45 Accessory 2 - DB-25 TIA, JMS. http://www.motorola.com/web/Business/Products/Dispatch/Dispatch%20Consoles/ASTRO%20...
by jsilberberg
Fri Oct 29, 2010 9:43 am
Forum: Radio Programming
Topic: Interfacing for Status and Short messages --
Replies: 0
Views: 342

Interfacing for Status and Short messages --

Good Afternoon, Does anyone have an insight or direction they can offer on interfacing to a Digital P25 Trunked system to send and receive status messages and Free form text. Would like to extend Paging functionality and send/receive status messages for CAD from the P25 infrastructure. Could use a C...
by jsilberberg
Sun Aug 13, 2006 6:28 pm
Forum: General Motorola Solutions & Legacy Radio Discussion
Topic: Order Pins for Accesory Connectors
Replies: 0
Views: 268

Order Pins for Accesory Connectors

Can anyone help me with part #s to order pins for the accessory connectors of an XTL-5000 and CDM-1250.

Can they be ordered through the 800 #.

JMS...
by jsilberberg
Thu Sep 29, 2005 1:15 pm
Forum: Legacy Batboard Motorola ASTRO (VSELP/IMBE/AMBE) Equipment Forum
Topic: XTL 5000 Accessory Connector Options --
Replies: 4
Views: 576

Thank You, I will keep digging but that helped a whole bunch !!

JMS..
by jsilberberg
Thu Sep 29, 2005 5:44 am
Forum: Legacy Batboard Motorola ASTRO (VSELP/IMBE/AMBE) Equipment Forum
Topic: XTL 5000 Accessory Connector Options --
Replies: 4
Views: 576

Nope, The programing cable is out and we have tried with and without the Mic attached.

Looking specifically for a link or reference to a service manual where the options and settings for the features avilable through the Accessory connector might be documented.

Thank you,
JMS..
by jsilberberg
Wed Sep 28, 2005 2:02 pm
Forum: Legacy Batboard Motorola ASTRO (VSELP/IMBE/AMBE) Equipment Forum
Topic: XTL 5000 Accessory Connector Options --
Replies: 4
Views: 576

XTL 5000 Accessory Connector Options --

Good Evening, I have an interesting issue with some XTL-5000 radios. We are taking Audio off of Rx_Filtered Audio on Pin 21 of the 26 Pin P2 accessory conector for a JPS ACU-1000 interface. After going to the radio shop, where some reprograming was done, and some new antennas run, the vehicle user r...

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