To unscramble a privacy-enabled call, your radio
must have the same Privacy Key, OR the same Key
Value and Key ID (programmed by your dealer), as
the transmitting radio (the radio you are receiving the
See Privacy on page 120 for more information.
Receiving and Responding to a Group Call
To receive a call from a group of users, your radio
must be configured as part of that group.
When you receive a Group Call (while on the Home
screen), the LED blinks green. The Group Call icon
appears in the top right corner. The first text line
shows the caller alias. The second text line displays
the group call alias. Your radio unmutes and the
incoming call sounds through the radio's speaker.
1Hold the radio vertically 1 to 2 inches (2.5 to 5.0
cm) from your mouth.
• If the Channel Free Indication feature is
enabled, you hear a short alert tone the
moment the transmitting radio releases the
PTT button, indicating the channel is free for
you to respond. Press the PTT button to
• If the Voice Interrupt feature is enabled,
press the PTT button to stop the current call
from the transmitting radio and free the channel
for you to talk/respond.
The LED lights up solid green.
2Wait for one of the following tones to finish (if
enabled), and speak clearly into the microphone.
• The Talk Permit Tone.
•The PTT Sidetone.
3Release the PTT button to listen.
If there is no voice activity for a predetermined period
of time, the call ends.
See Making a Group Call on page 50 for details on
making a Group Call.
Receiving and Responding to a Private Call
A Private Call is a call from an individual radio to
another individual radio.
When you receive a Private Call, the LED blinks
green. The Private Call icon appears in the top right
corner. The first text line shows the caller alias. Your
Making and Receiving Calls in Non-Connect Plus Mode