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Baofeng UV-5R Programming

 

Programming the Baofeng UV-5R manually is actually really easy. Now you could program your channels by using a software called Chirp that you can find at http://bit.ly/1KVPTDU. In this video we will be programming manually.

You will need 2 things:

1. Baofeng UV-5R (Amazon)
2. Frequencies that you can find at www.radioreference.com

Clear All Current Channels:

1. Press menu button
2. Go to option 40
3. Hit menu twice

Reset Language:
1. Press menu button
2. Go to option 14
3. Press menu, choose English, press menu

Program a Channel:

1. Turn to frequency mode
2. Type in frequency
3. Hit menu button
4. Go to option 27
5. Hit menu button 3 times

 

 

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