• 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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    Pro 107 IScan Software

    I bought my scanner at Radio Shack about 3 years ago and it was the last store model. The box only had the connection cable, no software. Now I want to update the database but without the software, you can't do anything. Every thread on this subject all has been bogus or deactivated. If one...
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    Newbie Needs Help W/Pro 41

    I have owned this old Pro 41 for decades. Although I haven't used it for a few years, I'm unable to program freqs like 483.26250. It will only accept freqs with 3 digits after the decimal point. Is this old scanner now obsolete? Help!
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    Pro-106 will no longer scan Trunking Talkgroups. Please Help!

    I've had my RS Pro-106 for about 8 months and love it. I used WIN 500 to program it and it has worked like a charm since. About 2 days ago my scanner quit picking up all Indiana Motorola 800 MHz. traffic. I'm not sure if I locked out the talkgroup or what, but no matter what I try I cannot...
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    PRO-106 Programming Error

    I recently went to upload a new set of data into the scanner to add more talkgroups and things like that. Anyway, I got it added ok. But when I go to click a scanlist button to turn on like BNSF Railway or any other I get an error message called "Heap Error 217F21 : 2186". Does anyone know why...