• 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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    OTAP set up and initial programming

    Good afternoon we have just installed a mototrbo linked capacity plus system and in the process of deploying XPR7550/7350/5550 code plugs are deployed and successfully tested. However we are having trouble running OTAP as although the job ( change in code plug) is succesful. It.It seems to hang...
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    Set up FRNSW Newcastle on ubcd396t

    Hi guys I am a newby, I need to set up my scanner so I can hear Newcastle coms and the RFS. I am a retained fire fighter on the central coast. If any one could help it would be very muchly appreciated.
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    New setup questions

    I would like to set up my own feed. I just want to be able to monitor my local channels, mainly the APCO P25, from my Uniden BC250D. I have a Mac. Can I get some info on where I begin? Can I monitor all channels or will it have to be just one channel? Can I feed directly to a facebook page? I...
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    Newbie Need Help

    Hi I have a basic uniden bc355c and I programmed the frequencies from the frequencies page listed here for Pender County and New Hanover...I can pick up dispatch clearly no trouble but I can not here the units...is this an antenna issue or do I need to do something else to get the units...
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    Police Radio Setup

    I am just thinking one day, and the thought came to me (and I am in no way knowledgeable of radio networks) do law enforcement use some kind of repeater in the police car to help amplify what is coming out of their handhelds. So if the handheld can only transmit 10 miles, the repeater in the car...
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