• 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.

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    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:


  1. V

    How to add battery icon? (SDS100)

    On the SDS 100, i see in the customize screen a battery indicator icon, and I have seen some YouTube vids where other owners have this displaying. How do you do that? I can’t seem to figure it out. Thanks in advance for the responses and anxiously awaiting instructions.
  2. Deziel0495

    New Stereo Feed Icon

    I'm curious of people's thoughts of possibly implementing a stereo feed icon (similar to the alpha tags icon) to distinguish mono feeds from stereo feeds. Sure, providers describe feeds as stereo in their description (or they should) but I think a small icon beside the feed name would be ideal...
  3. wa2chj

    KG-UV8D Newer Version

    I just received a newer version KG-UV8D with firmware 1.03 that has the 2.5 kHz steps, etc. It also has the two green buttons on the front panel. It has newer/different icons on the LCD display not explained in the manual that came with the radio, and I haven't been able to find any info on...
  4. kc8mln

    GMRS Badge

    Ok, so I had mentioned this in another forum, but didnt seem to get any response about it....so, I'l make my own post here for this... I love being and amateur radio op and I'm proud to be a licensed ham and have my callsign. I also love that we can now have a "badge icon" on our profiles to...