Tenway baofeng usb programming cable win 710, 64bit for baofeng radio uv5r, bf888s, h777 with driver cd 4. Baofeng uv5r programming with chirp software or keypad. Models such as the uv3r, uvb6, bff9 and the legendary uv5r are. Ydc tech ftdi genuine usb programming cable for btech. Install chirp for baofeng uv5r on windows 10 and linux usb to serial programming cable usb programming cable. For baofeng uv5r 888s 2 pin radio walkie talkie usb cd usb programming cable. To find and install the baofeng usb programming cable driver and programming software correctly, follow the instructions below.
We guarantee that your product will be 100% functional or we will issue you an immediate replacement. If for any reason you want to download drivers directly you can do so from. Software program memories and other setting of the baofeng uv5r3 radio. Baofeng programming cable for uv5r and uv82 for two way ham portable radios. For connecting the radio to the pc i used this generic, cheap kenwoodstyle serial cable.
Due to the wide variety of baofeng uv5r firmware versions, be sure you are using the correct one for your radio, either chirp, baofeng oem or baofeng vip or you will end up with a non working radio. To start, the computer should be on and the radio should be off. Why the radio was setup this way i dont know, but that is one of the peculiarities of the baofeng uv5r radios and why most people opt for the usb programming cable. It is supposed to be prolific compatible but evidently is a bogus cable, so it wont work.
A video i made on how to programme the baofeng uv5r with chirp software and also how to solve usbcom port issues. Usb programming cable two way radio for baofeng uv5r bf. These cables can still be made to work, but require using a back dated driver from 2007. Note that it sees the cable, but does not know what to do with it. If prolific appears, or a yellow warning triangle appears under ports or other devices, it is recommended that the driver be backdated to 3. Of course, the solution is use the programming software which is often helpful and often not. Our antivirus analysis shows that this download is safe. Programming manually a baofeng radio, especially the model uv5r is possible using the own keypad of the radio. If your programming cable has a counterfeit prolific chip and are using the device driver automatically installed by windows, this device driver is intentionally incompatible with unauthorized copies of the prolific chip. Doing that manually is very unpleasant, and i have a programming cable, of course.
Once you have your usb cable all that is needed is to download the free programming software, available right on our site. One of the incompatibilities is to cause the radio to. Inserting the disc allowed me to install the driver which then shows up in device manager like this. Operating system selection available when adding to cart. Baofeng uv5r manual programming is not difficult, but it requires some practice. Also, if you insert your programming cable into your radio. Once the programming cable is recognized as a serial port, we can proceed. The cable for the yaesu vx7 actually works perfectly though. Sold by yourush usa and ships from amazon fulfillment. Failure to do so may only bring more frustration when things dont work.
Software will not work with the btech uv5x3, the baofeng uv5r3, uv5x mate uv82, bff8 or bff8hp radios. Fail connect with transceiver uv5r uv82 series store the file name in nullity cable without echo loopback driver issues. Complain video about a bad usb programming cable for a. This is the baofeng original programming usb cable which will allow you connect the radio directly to a computer or a laptop, provide efficient and stable transmission of information. Uv5r programmer lies within system utilities, more precisely device assistants. Win7 usb interface programming cable for baofeng uv5r uv5r. Window 7 cannot install the driver for the cable needs to download the driver when the computer finally able to read the radio thanks again for sharing this great information. Windows is doing its job there are certain things to be aware of when using these cables. I uploaded the win7 device drivers to the files section of the uv3r yahoo group, so join that group and they are there.
Baofeng uv5r programming with windows 10 areresearch. When inserted into the usb port, windows will automatically download the latest driver causing the generic cable to fail. I know this has been done to death but alot of people still ask me. This programming cable also compatible with a wide variety of portable. Driver supplied on cdrom for windows 98me2000, windows xp, windows vista, windows7. Also works with kenwood two pin radios, wouxun, puxing, weierwei, quansheng and other two way radios with a kenwood k1 connector. A video i made on how to programme the baofeng uv5r with chirp software. I could not get the baofeng software to work and ran into some issues with the. It appears that many of the cheap baofeng usb programming cables use a clone of the prolific pl2303 chip that is not supported by the latest windows driver. New usb programming cable for baofeng dmr dm5r, radioddity rd5r, baofeng dm1701 and dm1801. Programming with computer and software is easier, but has its problems. Some of these cables may even have the baofeng name printed on them.
This is the interface driver software that translates many usb to radio adapters via a comport for lack of a more complex explanation. It happened to me also, and the process of finding a working driver, to. The id1 is programmed via its integrated usb connection. Works only with the rt systems usbk4y cable as shown below. The bao5r radio programmer is available for either windows os or mac os. Chirp is free open source software anyone can download. Were going to program a baofeng radio with chirp software.
Since i opted for the compatible usb programming cable for baofeng to program the baofeng uv5r, i received a cable and a small cd with the baofeng programming cable driver on it. If your computer did not automatically update to the latest ftdi driver you can do so by visiting this link right here. Windows, osx, linux and will work with your systems default drivers. If you are a seller for this product, would you like to suggest updates. Many of the inexpensive programming cables are not the bargain they appear. Usb programming cable for baofeng 888s uv5r uv82 777s walkie talkie. Its used for programming a wide range of amateur radios of different makes and models, and in multiple formats and data sources. The programming cable for the baofeng analog walkietalkie uv5r, uv6r, uv82 is not compatible with. Driver supplied on cdrom for windows 98me2000, windows xp. Newest version support windows 7, 64 bit original baofeng programming cable for two way radio used for baofeng uv5r5ra5r plus5re, uv3r plus, bf888s note. Baofeng programming cable for baofeng uv5r5ra5r plus. Baofeng uv5r programming cable drivers for windows prime free trial and invitee customers.
Uv5r,5ra,5r plus,5re,bf f8hp, bf888s, uv82hp, 5rx3 and lanyard mirkit 4. Insert the cd and go to usb cable driver usb cable driver prolific 3. The official baofeng software for dm5r and rd5r for windows can be downloaded below. Programming your baofeng gt3 with the cable on windows 10. Even though it is for a uv3r, the device driver is the same for the 3 and 5. Note that the opc1797 adapter cable will not allow you to use an opc478 programming cable with this radio. The size of the latest downloadable installation package is 2. How to programme baofeng uv5r driver issues solved youtube. To find and install the baofeng usb programming cable driver and. Deceiving appearance some of these cables may even have the baofeng name printed on them. Baofeng programming with chirp there is also a video on youtube for this article. The problem is the with programming cable device driver.
Nothing really complex, but you have to put some effort to program the baofeng uv5r how to manually program the baofeng uv5r from the comfort of your keypad. I needed to make some changes to my baofeng uv5r memory settings. An exception is the uv5rx3 radio being sold by main trading from paris texas. An idiots guide to programming your baofeng uv5r radio by. Original baofeng usb programming cable with software cd for uv5r series, bf888s and more. Baofeng uv5r programming with windows 10 how to program the baofeng uv5r from a windows 10 pc driver installation. Works with windows 7 32 and 64 bit, windows 8 or 8.
This usb cable is used to program the codeplug needed to configure this walkietalkie dmr. Conrad nerdahl wa6kue windows 10, baofeng, and chirp the windows 10 installationupgrade includes a newer version of the prolific usbserial driver. If you purchased the baofeng uv series usb programming cable from buy two way radios, the driver for windows will be on the cd included with the cable in the usb cable driver folder. How to program the baofeng uv5r radio the best ham. In addition, the product is covered by a 1 year manufacturers warranty which will be honored by us through our office in houston, tx. How to install the baofeng usb programming cable and software. Diy baofeng programming cables i will guess that more than half the people that tried to program one of the baofeng failed victim to the fake programming cable chip plague. I ordered a usb programming cable for a baofeng uv5r. The really gnarly problem that usually surfaces is getting the programming cable to work. There is no need to use any cd as the drivers automatically download through your operating system. If your programming cable has a counterfeit prolific chip and are using the device driver automatically installed by windows, this device driver is intentionally.998 1365 646 1377 676 215 938 1232 706 1064 553 1578 1526 30 19 104 1261 47 116 1105 949 743 1167 213 1009 1595 576 771 1518 1033 792 1264 30 1353 1227 404 771 139 337 501 1373 1143 556 599 411 1005 16 1072