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Feb 19, 2005
does anyone know how to program a bc396xt in the settings menu set level,set mode for digital performance?thankyou


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Jul 22, 2002
Bowie, Md.
Are you using software to program? If you are using freescan, those settings (and I'm going to assume you're working with a digital trunked system here) can be had on the Site Setup form

The settings will largely be determined by how well you are receiving the signal at your location. This article in our wiki gives you a good explanation of the various parameters. Even though it focuses on the older T models, it works the same way

P25 audio decode level adjustment - The RadioReference Wiki

Keep in mind that the Uniden DMA scanners can't handle Phase II, TRBO or NXDN trunks. Without knowing the system it's hard to say more

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