Bug #6565

Yaesu VX-8DR not connecting

Added by Jose Ramirez about 3 years ago. Updated over 2 years ago.

Status:Closed Start date:03/05/2019
Priority:Normal Due date:
Assignee:- % Done:


Target version:-
Chirp Version:daily Platform:Windows
Model affected:Yaesu VX-8DR


New radio. When downloading clone receive error message "radio did not respond".Select Radio menu - Download From Radio - Input Select COM 10 (I also tried Port = COM 1 with same result).


Updated by John LaMartina about 3 years ago

This is a common error message with several potential solutions.
The PC driver is not connecting to the programming cable.
Refer to these links.



Updated by Bernhard Hailer over 2 years ago

  • Subject changed from Radio not connecting to Yaesu VX-8DR not connecting
  • Status changed from New to Closed
  • Priority changed from High to Normal

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(This driver works fine, I'm using it with my VX-8DR without problems. If you need further assistance, please provide a debug log as described in the Wiki article How To Report Issues.)

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