Chirp software baofeng uv-5r plus driver

I can use the chirp softtware and read write to the radio whats up wid dat. Im assuming based on the previous posts that i need to take a closer look at the driver situation. With your radio turned off, connect your radio to your computer using the baofeng uv5r programming cable. To verify the connection, run the chirp programming software. If you are a vendor and want to have your radio supported by chirp, please see informationforvendors. Ive been using chirp quite successfully with my two other baofeng radios bff8hp and uv5r for years, using the download and upload menu entries as expected. Program software for baofeng uv 5r windows 64 bit vip version.

The baofeng uv5r is a compact hand held transceiver providing 4 watts in the frequency range of 6174 mhz and 400480mhz 520mhz later versions. 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. The first thing youll need is the programming software itself. Programming with computer and software is easier, but has its problems. We are the authorized distributor of baofeng products. All information, software, etc is provided in good faith and at your risk. All information, drivers and software can you find here. Jan 31, 2018 programming the very affordable baofeng uv 5r also available as pofung uv 5r dual band mobile radio can be quite complicated. To find and install the baofeng usb programming cable driver and. Uv 5r the uv 5r is a 4w1w vhfuhf radio covering 6174 and 400520 mhz early versions 400480 with a 7. You can help protect yourself from scammers by verifying that the contact is a microsoft agent or microsoft employee and that the phone number is an official microsoft global customer service number. Usb programming cable the driver should be installed before programming.

The daily builds also enable new settings you can program, including setting the squelch. Compatible with theuv 5r, uv 5r pro, uv 5ra and more. I amended names, frequencies, offsets etc with no problems. Here you will find user manuals, device drivers and softwares for a wide range of our products. If youre buying a uv5r in 2020, it is most likely a knockoff made by someone other than baofeng. Baofeng bff8hp vip programming software baofeng uv82 and uv82x series baofeng bff8 and uv5r. Click here for manual keypad programming for the uv5r. I found a working download link eventually but thought i would post a new link online so others can find it easily. For connecting the radio to the pc i used this generic, cheap kenwoodstyle serial cable.

Chirp is free open source software anyone can download. With your radio turned off, connect your radio to your computer using the baofeng uv 5r programming cable. I know this has been done to death but alot of people still ask me. How to program the baofeng bf888s radio the best ham. Choose the com port number for the usb cable, the vendor baofeng and the model of the radio such as the uv5r from the drop down lists in the popup box. I did not have to delete channels to change the information in them. The screen is very easy to read in all environments. Were going to program a baofeng radio with chirp software. I noticed that it was very difficult to find a working link to download this software since everybody else was linking to the file hosted on which they had removed. This programming cable also compatible with a wide variety of portable. Programming software rss for the baofeng uv5r series of portable radios notes. The bao5r radio programmer is available for either windows os or mac os. Click go to radio on the menu bar and choose download from radio.

Lets program a baofeng uv5r radio with chirp software to get the job done. Software and usb drivers factory & vip software for all firmware chirp software and faq. Software will not work with the btech uv 5x3, the baofeng uv 5r 3, uv 5x mate uv 82, bff8 or bff8hp radios. If anyone has any luck please post back your results. All bf series uv series gt series dm 5r plus mobile car radio. Now that i had the correct usb cable, i installed the latest daily build of chirp, which according to some posts i read was needed depended on the firmware build installed on the baofeng uv 5r 2. Locate the chirp programming software for your operating system. Shown above are the arrls band plans for the 2m and 70cm bands 14x. Programming your baofeng radio with chirp and solving the.

This can be a big turn off but it doesnt have to be as programming the radio is pretty easy. Baofeng uv5r plus two way radio 5 colors dual band 41w. Due to the wide variety of baofeng uv 5r 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. It supports a large number of manufacturers and models, as well as provides a way to interface with multiple data sources and formats. Its an extremely durable metallicfinish plastic material and looks better to boot. It came without any drivers, and at least for windows 10 and linux ubuntu, mint you dont need any. Programming your baofeng uv5r radio chirp software. Install chirp for baofeng uv5r on linux or win10 one guy, one. Software will not work with the btech uv5x3, the baofeng uv5r3, uv5x mate uv82, bff8 or bff8hp radios. How to programme baofeng uv5r driver issues solved youtube. Support windows 7, windows 10, 64 bit original baofeng programming cable compatible with baofeng uv 5r 5ra 5r plus 5re 5r ex5rx35rtp, uv3r plus, uv 82l, bf888s, gt1gt3gt3tpcompatible with radioddity ga2s, ga5scompatible with tyt uv8000e, uv8000d.

Baofeng ftdi usb cable recognized by os x yosemite 10. Programming baofeng uv9r through communication cable. How to program baofeng uv5r series with programming software. I too have a uv5r and have yet to successfully program it using the baofeng or chirp softwares. Jul 24, 2015 a video i made on how to programme the baofeng uv 5r with chirp software and also how to solve usbcom port issues. An exception is the uv 5rx3 radio being sold by main trading from paris texas.

Choose the com port number for the usb cable, the vendor baofeng and the model of the radio such as the uv 5r from the drop down lists in the popup box. Devicebaofeng uv5re usb driver for windows 7 microsoft. Odds are if you go back to device manager youll find an exclamation mark on your port. The bao 5r radio programmer is available for either windows os or mac os. Wouxun software download baofeng software download. Browse the specifications and features of latest models of uv5r baofeng radios at baofengradio. This free and opensource radio programming tool together with a usb programming cable makes setting up your radio a breeze. The baofeng software is a pain an the chirp is far away better and quite intuitive at the usage. A yellow triangle may not always appear in device manager as described below, however, when you insert the cable into your radio, the transmitter will turn on. How to programme baofeng uv5r driver issues solved. This is the original new battery for baofeng uv5r, uv5r plus. An exception is the uv5rx3 radio being sold by main trading from paris texas. Discussion in amateur radio software started by ka4lec, mar 27. The baofeng uv 5r is a compact hand held transceiver providing 4 watts in the frequency range of 6174 mhz and 400480mhz 520mhz later versions.

I was given a chirp template for the uv5r from a fellow ham. The uv5r is the base model for a lot of variants, so this page will apply to many more people than just those with that specific badge on their radio. Baofeng uv9r plus ip67 waterproof walkie talkie 15w vhf uhf dual band handheld two way radio waterproof fm protable digital transceiver. Windows will now load the newest prolific driver 3.

Users have reported that this download is compatible with the indicated operating systems but an x. Original baofeng usb programming cable with software cd for uv5r series, bf888s and more. Here you will find user manuals, device drivers and. Most people looking for baofeng uv 6 software downloaded. Return to chirp and click the radio menu and choose download from radio 6.

When connecting the uv9r plus though, chirp complains that the radio did not send what it expected. This video is a short tutorial how you can program your baofeng via a software. Now that i had the correct usb cable, i installed the latest daily build of chirp, which according to some posts i read was needed depended on the firmware build installed on the baofeng uv5r2. Download and install the proper drivers for your usb cable probably prolific. Scroll down the list to the ports area and youll see the prolific driver listed. You probably have a counterfeit chip in your cable which wont work with the windows 10 driver. Turn on your radio and wait for radio activity to stop if any this may take several seconds. How to program the baofeng uv5r radio the best ham. The baofeng bf888s is a very cool and inexpensive little radio that a lot of people purchase before realizing that there is no way to program the baofeng bf888s radio with just the radio, you have to purchase a programming cable, download the software, and learn what you are doing first. Browse the specifications and features of latest models of uv 5r baofeng radios at baofengradio. To download, rightclick the link and choose save target as programming software for wouxun dualband models. Program software for baofeng uv5r windows 64 bit vip version.

System utilities downloads uv 6 uv 7 series by baofeng and many more programs are available for instant and free download. If youre buying a uv 5r in 2020, it is most likely a knockoff made by someone other than baofeng. If this occurs, you must backdate your driver to 3. Mar 28, 2015 baofeng ftdi usb cable recognized by os x yosemite 10. All bf series uv series gt series dm5r plus mobile car radio. I sent the windows 7 64 bit usb to serial driver plus the uv3r and uv5r programming software to both email addresses you both provided. Baofeng uv5r programming with chirp software or keypad. It is a compact, economical ht that includes a special vhf receive band from 65 108 mhz which includes the regular fm broadcast band. I too have a uv 5r and have yet to successfully program it using the baofeng or chirp software s. Chirp is a free, opensource tool for programming your amateur radio. The program should download the frequencies from the radio.

Operating system selection available when adding to cart. Uv5r the uv5r is a 4w1w vhfuhf radio covering 6174 and 400520 mhz early versions 400480 with a 7. Models such as the uv3r, uvb6, bff9 and the legendary uv5r are a common. Baofeng radio programming software download homepage, chirp programming software, oem baofeng vip software. 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. The baofeng handheld radios are inexpensive but cover many frequencies, making them the swiss army knives of the budget ham radio community. Programming the very affordable baofeng uv5r also available as pofung.

When using chirp it simply says radio did not ack first command. Install chirp for baofeng uv5r on windows 10 and linux usb to serial programming cable usb programming cable. A video i made on how to programme the baofeng uv5r with chirp software and also how to solve usbcom port issues. Below is a listing of legal frequencies you can use to program the baofeng uv5r assuming you have a valid amateur radio license. Aug 29, 2018 this video is a short tutorial how you can program your baofeng via a software. My radio is actually a uv5ra, but the uv5r settings work for it too. Tech support scams are an industrywide issue where scammers trick you into paying for unnecessary technical support services. It was a bit of a pain to get the radios to talk to the laptop and the pc driver issues as gt just said but plain sailing after that. Download chirp that is a free software to programm your baofeng uv 5r plus and use this software.

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