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How about a Find My Flex feature ?

Richard G7EIX
Richard G7EIX Richard - EnglishmaninNCMember ✭✭
edited September 2019 in New Ideas
Just like the majority of mobile phones that have the find my phone feature, it may be worthwhile with such an expensive item as the 6000 series radios to have a "Find My Flex" option. The reporting email address / username and password could be embedded into the radio by the owner and then locked in place with a pin number. Then if you ever lose the radio due to a nefarious type taking it without permission you can simply log into the FRS Tracking Database and find the last reported location of the radio (if it has GPS) or the IP history and other suitable tracking information.
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  • K2CM
    K2CM Member ✭✭
    edited September 2019
    Hmmmmmmm....... Not only can you find where your flex is, the government can find where you are transmitting from at any time....
  • Richard G7EIX
    Richard G7EIX Richard - EnglishmaninNC Member ✭✭
    edited March 2015
    Only if you enable it ;-)
  • Steve K9ZW
    Steve K9ZW Member ✭✭✭
    edited November 2016
    They don't need to access an ID archive to RDF/ID your specific radio. 73 Steve K9ZW

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