• 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:

programming 800 freqs

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    BCD996P2: Seller-Programmed Scanners P25 Phase 1

    Has anyone out there have experience with scanners that were programmed by the seller? How good is the programming? Reason I'm asking is that I'm not receiving everything I believe I should. I provide the feed for Town of Bethlehem Fire and EMS (Albany Co NY) which just moved to the P25...
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    Just got my Uniden BCD325P2

    Howdy, I am new to the scanner world and would like to find out the easiest way to program as much as I can for Dallas County, Tarrant County, Ellis County, and Collin County. The Grand Prairie Fire Department should fall under Dallas County with the details below. Frequency License Type...
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    Programming BCT15X

    I am a new scanner user and I am having some difficulty in programming the Uniden BCT15X. I would like to listen to Sno-Com dispatch. They are located in Snohomish County Washington State, part of SERS. I programmed the system frequencies and then I tried to put in the TGID for the specific...
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    Naughty "Radio-As-A-Scanner?"

    Hey guys, I've seen a few posts wagging a finger at theoretically programming trunking radios to use as a "scanner only" with p25 systems. Forgive my ignorance, but how does Uniden do it? Is it because there aren't any "I/O" freqs, just banks of freqs, and you risk keying-up in their net? MY...
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    New Scanner- Needs help..

    I've looked on RR for about two hours now and I am still confused??? I bought a Pro-164, live in Pinellas County Florida. They use Motorola 2. 800 band... Years ago my old scanner I would just enter a freqs... now- there are talk groups and DEC/HEX's ??? I thought I would just enter as an...