• 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

Scan conventional systems with SDR

Status
Not open for further replies.

ChrisABQ

Member
Premium Subscriber
Joined
Jul 12, 2016
Messages
444
Location
Albuquerque, NM
#1
I've been searching but have not been able to find any answers.

Is there a program or app that allows me to scan conventional VHF or UHF frequencies (non trunked), automatically (like a scanner) and stop on a live broadcast and then continue scanning when channels are not active?

I have UT already but it is not made for conventional analog frequency scanning.

Any info would be appreciated.
Thanks
 
Joined
Apr 8, 2005
Messages
1,568
Location
Springfield MO
#3
SDR# + the Frequency Manager Suite offers that functionality, not that difficult to get it working pretty well, only real limitation is the time involved in entering the frequencies/etc. The Frequency Manager + Scanner aspect is what you'd be interested in that's part of that package and it works very well for conventional frequency scanning.

The author of that app has been busy it seems, he's ported the project to SDRuno (SDRplay's native SDR application) as well as SDR-Console aka SDR-Radio but those applications apparently do not support the real-time scanning aspect so, it's SDR# to go.
 
Status
Not open for further replies.
Top