• 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:

rs232 to usb

  1. Rabbitiswise

    BC796D with Vista

    Ok, Going to trying again. Can't seem to get my Dell w/ Vista 32bit to communicate with our BC796D using a RS-232 to USB(RS/gigaware 26-949) I have tried every configuration on the driver and the two do not want to talk to each other, no matter what software. Made sure i had all updated...