• 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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    West Hartford TG?

    Does anyone who monitors West Hartford know what school uses the 10704 talk group? All the other town schools use a 10xxx TG and are identified in the database, but this seems like a new one. Amazing what you can find by turning "ID search" on....
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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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    BCD996XT TGID's

    I have a bcd996xt, I entered a TGID for example 1483 and set this sight to ID scan, when receiveing transmissions I get ID: displays of i4078 and others for this programed Police Dept. Should I enter all the i #### ID:s into the TGID, I can do this by pushing the .No button twice which gives...
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    Putting Site Freqs with TGID's

    I am having a little confusion putting site frequencies with their TGID's.. I can figure out some.. Olmsted Co. Simulcast goes with the Olmsted County Sheriff/Fire/EMS TGID's.. However, like with Minneapolis.. Do I use Minneapolis City Center Simulcast? Or Minneapolis N - S Simulcast? Or...