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Group 16777215 DMR

Postby Mark5R » Tue Nov 03, 2015 2:17 pm

I notice a few people use Group 16777215 which is in effect an 'all call' group. My question is would you need to program Group 16777215 in as a receive group or will all users hear this regardless of what groups are in the receive list?
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Re: Group 16777215 DMR

Postby ScanLeicester » Fri Nov 06, 2015 10:46 pm

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Re: Group 16777215 DMR

Postby Frequency Hopper » Sat Nov 07, 2015 1:10 pm

Yes it wall call all groups on the same system with the same frequency, timeslot and colour code without needing to program 16777215 in as a receive group. This is useful for systems where there are various departments that have their own groups but control wants to send a general message to all users. I believe it originally started as a way for engineers to test MPT Trunked Systems using the same 16777215 group. Along with DMR it has also made it's way to Tetra and possibly other systems.
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Re: Group 16777215 DMR

Postby arrkon » Sun May 01, 2016 6:57 pm

thats my understanding about the mpt trunking too, it also works on Tetra if you do a direct dial to 16777215.
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