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Old 08-19-2014, 2:34 PM
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Exclamation FreeSCAN Doesn't Save Comments?

When I create a set of systems on FreeSCAN for my BCD396XT, upload it to the scanner, then download it, the comments on Talk groups are no longer there. How do I keep the comments? Is it possible?

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Old 08-19-2014, 3:52 PM
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The comments should be saved when you save the file to the computer. I don't think the scanners have the ability to save the comments.
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I use the Comments section for notes I want to add for frequencies that interest me.

Some frequencies may be on a "search mode" and I'll hear different areas depending on the PL tone my scanner lands on. When that happens, I'll make a note in the comment area to help me remember later.
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Nope. They're only there for that profile (.996 file). They can't be sent to the scanner because there's nowhere to hold them. If you create a new profile, that means new comments

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