Making and Receiving Calls
Stopping a Radio Call
This feature allows you to stop an ongoing Group or Private Call
to free the channel for transmission. For example, when a radio
experiences a “stuck microphone” condition where the PTT
button is inadvertently pressed by the user.
Your radio must be programmed to allow you to use this
While on the required channel:
1Press the programmed Transmit Interrupt Remote Dekey
2The display shows Remote Dekey.
3Wait for acknowledgment.
4The radio sounds a positive indicator tone and the display
shows Remote Dekey Success, indicating that the channel
is now free.
The radio sounds a negative indicator tone and the display
shows Remote Dekey Failed.
The display shows
, and the radio sounds a
negative indicator tone until you release the PTT button, if it is
transmitting an interruptible call that is stopped via this feature.
You can continue to communicate when your repeater is not
operating, or when your radio is out of the repeater’s range but
within talking range of other radios.
This is called “talkaround”.
NOTE: This feature is not applicable in Capacity Plus.
Press the programmed Repeater/Talkaround button to toggle
between talkaround and repeater modes.
Follow the procedure below.
1S to access the menu.
2Por Q to Utilities and press N to select.
3Por Q to Radio Settings and press N to select.
4Por Q to Talkaround and press N to select.
5You see Turn On if the radio is currently in Repeater mode.
You see Turn Off if the radio is currently in Talkaround
6Press N to select.