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    Can anyone here help me determine the cap code of this tone alert?

    I used to know how but can't remember what software I used to do it with

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    That's a single-tone pager. A CAP code is only used on POCSAG/GOLAY/FLEX pagers. You need an audio frequency counter.

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    As im sure you know all Motorola Quickcall II alerts have a corresponding capcode, this happens to be a Long C call

    Used Audacity to determine its 569.1 Hz, so programming a Long C with cap code 200 should do the trick

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    It's not a cap code. A cap code is like a radio ID, except it's tied to a pager. It's usually 7 digits long.

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    Capcodes used to be 3 digits long when referring to the old Quick Call 2 tones.

    Check this out: http://www.batlabs.com/qcii.html
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    Yes im fimiliar with POCSAG and Flex pagers and all that junk...

    I have never heard anyone ever refer to the 3 digit Quickcall codes as anything besides cap codes, what do you call them?


    This Motorola Paging Code Plan Guide refers to them as cap codes all over the place
    http://braddye.com/Paging%20Code%20Plan%20Guide.pdf

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    I have an old manual for the Moden 100/36/Alert Central Paging Encoders. They equate cap codes to pager codes throughout the book.

    569.1 is from Reed Group 2 and is Code 120 It is what they call a "diagonal tone" on the master tone chart. If it is from the General Code Plan, the cap code would be 200.

    It is possible to have cap codes starting with different letters, but the digits would be the same regardless.
    Last edited by SteveC7010; Aug 01, 2013 at 03:40 AM.