• 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:

comm port problems

  1. M

    I need another comm port

    Im trying to run two scanners... a bcd996xt and996t using ProScan on an old Dell Optiplex running Windows XP Pro SP3. One is connected to Comm Port 1 using a serial cable. I tried to connect the second scanner using a USB cable... But under options for the software, I am only offered...
  2. badbones

    996xt & computer won't link

    Recently purchased 996xt. Originally the communication between scanner & laptop worked using ARC programing. Then for some reason the link could no longer be established... This happened within the first day of use... Have tried different computer with same results... Tried Free scan...