• 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:
    https://forums.radioreference.com/rants/224104-official-thread-live-audio-feeds-scanners-wait-encryption.html

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    FM Broadcast Radio - SDS 100

    What's the easiest way to scan for FM broadcast stations? I've put a bunch of local channels in a scan list on Sentinal and it gets hits on all of them very clear audio with the newer firmware and full signal however I'm looking for a solution for when I'm traveling. I set up a custom search...
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    FM Broadcast - WDSD 94.7

    Is anyone aware of transmitter changes to this local radio station? I'm in Newark but drive around New Castle County and Statewide. Have noticed in recent weeks in my vehicle and on my SDR at home, changes in my reception. In the car, 94.7 mhz sounds over-modulated, and on my SDR from...
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    BCD536HP: FMB audio fuzziness

    I used to get good FM Broadcast reception on my BCD536HP scanner. Then, after a few months, FM reception would start out sounding very "fuzzy" and after a few minutes would suddenly become crystal clear. As time went by, the length of time it took to become clear lengthened to many minutes...
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    : 49 mghz and FM BROADCAST BAND freqs

    Howdy, I want to program my 396xt with 49 megahertz frequencies and the FM Broadcast band using FREESCAN. When I attempt any type of CONVENTIONAL DOWNLOAD IN FREESCAN I cannot find these portions of the spectrum. Is there any way This can be done in FREESCAN.? Thanks in advance!
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    BCD 396XT APCO 25 FM Broadcast Problem

    Some how I have enabled the FM Broadcast system and it rolls through that constantly so that the other frequencies are rarely heard. How can I turn this off? I have used ProScan to help program it. Please give me specific instructions as I am very new to this and none of this is intuitive for...
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