Bug #8339


Added by Daniel Gutzwiller about 1 month ago. Updated 17 days ago.

Status:Resolved Start date:10/16/2020
Priority:Normal Due date:11/16/2020
Assignee:Rick DeWitt % Done:


Target version:chirp-daily Estimated time:2.00 hours
Chirp Version:daily Platform:All
Model affected:TYT TH-UV8000D/E


The scan settings is missing the option to turn off the priority channel. The software that came with the radio allows priority to be turned off however in chirp that option does not exist.

uv8000e-1.jpg - Original software (89.7 kB) Daniel Gutzwiller, 10/16/2020 10:00 am

uv8000e-2.jpg - Chirp (41 kB) Daniel Gutzwiller, 10/16/2020 10:00 am


Updated by Daniel Gutzwiller about 1 month ago

I was able to find a workaround for this issue. Selecting an unused memory for the priority channel makes the radio behave as if Priority is turned off.

Updated by Bernhard Hailer about 1 month ago

  • Status changed from New to Feedback
  • Target version set to chirp-daily
  • Model affected changed from TH-UV8000D/E to TYT TH-UV8000D/E
  • Platform changed from Windows to All

Keeping open until a fix has been applied.
You could help us by attaching two radio images downloaded from your radio using Chirp, one with the priority channel turned off, and one with the priority channel turned on. Thanks!

Updated by Rick DeWitt 17 days ago

  • Due date set to 11/16/2020
  • Status changed from Feedback to Resolved
  • Assignee set to Rick DeWitt
  • % Done changed from 0 to 100
  • Estimated time set to 2.00

Oops. Original driver did not allow setting priority channel to 0 (OFF).
New patch submitted. Awaiting next build release.

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