FreeDMR Server Install

Installing a FreeDMR Server in your Country


1. Github Install page!)

Also Read – HomeHotspot ProxyInstallation guide Making PEER connectionsConnecting to the network

A PDF of Simon going over some of the settings via the Telegram group.
Taken from chat history 24th Feb 2021 @ 20:20

Hotspot / Repeater Password   Should I use passw0rd or PASSWORD

HBMonv2 DashboardMMDVM_Bridge example YSF to FreeDMR.PDF – Dashboard Auto Updates

Some Rules for OPBLoop ControlBridging-Cross-mode, multi mode or analogue etc

“FreeDMR Network”     is for Ham Radio users only.

You will need a valid DMR ID number to use the FreeDMR Network.
You can get your DMR ID number from this link.
You will need a copy of your Ham Radio Licence to get a DMR ID number.

FreeDMR Network Talk Group Allocation

2. Join the community!

Our group for system builders can be found here:
This group is for all Help and Questions on setting up your FreeDMR Server.

3. What is Full OpenBridge?

Quick explanation – Read this page also.
Full OpenBridge gives you all the Talk Groups without adding one by one.

You can still bridge to whatever you want as an independent server.
AllStar, Echolink, HBlink, XLX, YSF, Peanut etc.

If you do add any Bridges.
All via Full OpenBridge have access to that Talk Group and Bridge.

To request an OpenBridge, do it via this group.
You can OpenBridge to any server on this list



Please  fill in this form  and send to Norman Via Telegram @NormanFreeDMR
This form covers No 4 to No 8
If you need software to edit the file. Use this FREE OpenOffice

4. To get listed to Pi-Star, Bluedv, openspot etc

When you have Connected/OpenBridged to FreeDMR.
Please supply your Sever/Host info.
The info will be added to this Host Data Base.
Pi-Star, BlueDV, OpenSpot etc will pull from this Data Base.
If your sever information is wrong or changes, please let us know.

Hotspots and Repeaters on same Port.
Hotspots only.
Repeaters connection information should be done via your Website.
See this page for more info and how others have setup

Make sure you Hostname is always up to date.
I use this site to check Hostnames.

If you want or need a FREE     Hostname.
Please send a message to Jon Via Telegram  @G4TSN
Or ask in the Telegram group –

5. Talk Groups

When you have connected to FreeDMR Network and worked out your talk groups.
Talk Group Numbers – Talk Group Names.
Please supply your Talk Group list via the form.
They will be added to this World Wide Talk Group list.

This is the Json file for Last Heard used on the UK Dashboard.
talkgroup_ids.json  download

6. FreeDMR World wide Server List

To be added to this FreeDMR server list
Please supply the information you want listed via the form.
Website, Dashboard, Facebook, Telegram  etc.

7. Freedmr server sysop group

When your Server is Live and OpenBridged to the FreeDMR Network.
Please ONLY join this group when your OpenBridged to the FreeDMR Network.
This group if for FreeDMR dev webdev server keepers ONLY
When you join the group please post what Server you run or look after.
This will help us know who to contact if required.

8. Banners

Ask in this Group if you want a Country banner made by José Melo.
Or request via the form by saying YES.
A small range of banners can be seen on this link.

9. Build Website like UK

This is the best support I can offer for building a Website.
I am sure you can use parts of this to help build your own Website.
Build Website like UK
When I was handed the website a while ago. I new nothing about WordPress and thanks to Goggle and long nights, I managed to sort/finish the UK site.