• Effective immediately we will be deleting, without notice, any negative threads or posts that deal with the use of encryption and streaming of scanner audio.

    We've noticed a huge increase in rants and negative posts that revolve around agencies going to encryption due to the broadcasting of scanner audio on the internet. It's now worn out and continues to be the same recycled rants. These rants hijack the threads and derail the conversation. They no longer have a place anywhere on this forum other than in the designated threads in the Rants forum in the Tavern.

    If you violate these guidelines your post will be deleted without notice and an infraction will be issued. We are not against discussion of this issue. You just need to do it in the right place. For example:

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  1. R

    help blank screen on model 197

    I tried to program a new frequency and pushed the wrong button. I dont remember what I typed.The screen went blank. It still has a light when it is turned on and the audio still works but data ( numbers or letters) does not come up on the screen. I dont have a computer to program the scanner...
  2. rvacs

    PRO-107 Acting Up from Time to Time...

    Ok...got a steal on a Pro-107 on Ebay. I absolutely love the iScan Software. Love the size of the scanner. Loving everything about it BUT Scanner will sometimes come on - but display is backlit but no text on the screen. I can sometimes get it to start working by Powering off / and Master...
  3. B

    Dead after failed Firmware - bc796d

    Tried to do the firmware update on my 796d. After an error about no communication and no update, im stuck with a semi-dead scanner. Any HELP??? I can press the l/o - 6 - scan combo and power on and get back into update mode, but doesnt do me any good because i cant the update to communicate. If...