How do I program my Baofeng CTCSS?

How to manually program the Baofeng UV-5R from the keypad

  1. Press [VFO/MR] and enter Frequency Mode.
  2. Press [A/B] and choose the A Side (upper display).
  3. Press [BAND] for the frequency band.
  4. Disable TDR (Dual Watch/Dual Standby).
  5. Enter the frequency.
  6. optional – Enter the transmit CTCSS/DCS code.

What is T DCS on Baofeng?

CDCSS or Digital Code Squelch (DCS) is a further development of the continuous tone-coded squelch system or CTCSS that uses a slow-speed, binary data stream passed as sub-audible data along with the transmission. You need the password to transmit and to receive a signal.

How do I add ringtones to my Baofeng?

How to Set the Tone for Repeater Use in Baofeng UV-5R

  1. Press Menu button.
  2. Press 13 on keypad (T-CTCS).
  3. Press menu button again.
  4. Toggle with up/down arrows to the setting you want.
  5. Press Menu again.
  6. Press ‘exit’ to get back to the home screen or just wait the 9 seconds or more and it will go there for you automatically.

Can BaoFeng be used as walkie talkie?

On a side note, it is essential to note that in a life-threatening situation, the FCC allows you to transmit on any frequency legally. That means you can use your HT as a walkie-talkie to communicate to save your life. BaoFeng UV-5R functions on public safety frequencies like EMS/ Police/ Fire.

Why does BaoFeng say cancel?

Ensure you are on the correct band. If you enter a frequency and the radio says “Cancel” when you press the last digit, press the “Band” button to select the correct band.

Can Baofeng do DPL?

Member. For the most part , yes. Baofeng VIP software allows you to program off standard PL tones.

How to set CTCSS tone on Baofeng radio?

Push the MENU button again and either enter the tone directly using the keypad or you can cycle through all the tones available to find the one you need. After you find the desired tone be sure to push MENU again to set that as your CTCSS tone. Next you want to go to the offset, which is number #25 or SFT-D in the Menu system.

How do you program a radio in Baofeng?

Step 1. Press [VFO/MR] and enter Frequency Mode. Step 2. Press [A/B] and choose the A Side(upper display). Like the simplex channels, the A side must be used to program the repeater channels into the radio. Programming data entered on the B Side (lower display) will not be saved. Step 3. Press [BAND] for the frequency band

Can a Baofeng uv-5r be used for ham radio?

There are a few steps that do not seem logical, like having to program in the transmit AND receive frequency for each memory channel after you set the offset to negative or positive in the setting, but remember that the Baofeng UV-5R radios were not designed for the ham radio service although they are perfectly legal to use for amateur radio.

How to disable TDR on Baofeng w7apk?

Press [BAND] for the frequency band. Toggle [BAND] to choose 136 MHz (VHF) or 470 MHz (UHF). If the incorrect band is chosen for the frequency entered in Step 5, the radio will cancel the operation. Step 4. Disable TDR (Dual Watch/Dual Standby). Press [MENU] 7 [MENU] [press up/down arrow keys] OFF [MENU] [EXIT]

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