General DV4mini Troubleshooting

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General DV4mini Troubleshooting

Post by va2pv » Mon Feb 08, 2016 9:25 pm

Having difficulties getting started ? Here's a few common solutions.

1. Did you get your DMR ID? This is necessary for all mode with the DV4mini. You will find below the link with a step by step procedure to get started.

http://laboenligne.ca/?page_id=291

2. Did you install the 32 bit (x86) Microsoft Visual C++ package ? Even if you have a 64 bits system.

https://www.microsoft.com/en-US/downloa ... x?id=48145

3. Make sure you have the latest software and firmware versions.

Download it from:
http://dv4m.ham-dmr.ch/

4. To update the firmware see the video below, it's on Raspberry Pi but it's the same as the Windows version. Check at 3:47 minute.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jYudCMl-nSY

5. For C4FM you can ;

Try to transmit and check on the dashboard for your call sign. Choose the reflector you are on in the list below.

http://fcs001.xreflector.net/
http://fcs002.xreflector.net/

6. Did you try the FCS001 port 99? It's an echo test, this is also a good place to start troubleshooting.

7. You will also find around 10 video on our YouTube channel about the DV4mini.

https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC6Ib70 ... b4EOdIYaLQ

If you still have problems, feel free to ask questions.

73
Pascal VA2PV
Laboenligne.ca

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