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Ok this is the same scanner as the GRE600 RadioShack 197 if you want software I use win500 If you want to do this by hand you need to visit this site Easier to Read Pro-651/652/106/197 - WS1040/1065 - PSR 500/600 Digital Scanner Manual If you plan to use the software option I would say you need to get a premium subscription for radio reference so you can download from the database here which is the fast option to get you up and running.
 
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ok I am good with computer can you give me some help on where to find the database once I pay for site.
Also can you explain what I need to put into each column in the program. I really appericate the help
 

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You will need software Win500: WS1040, WS1065, PSR-500, PSR-600, PRO-651, PRO-652, PRO-106, PRO-197, PSR-310, PSR-410 Scanner Software for Data Management, Monitoring, and Control 30 day free trial wait until you have the cable so you do not waste days $30.00
You will need a usb cable https://whistlergroup.com/collectio...products/pc-interface-cable-for-ws1040-ws1065 $29.95 plus tax and shipping
You will need premium subscription for radio reference you get that here. $30.00 for one year
Your cost of all the above should be around $100.00 total
 

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As for now look at the RR Database make notes for what you want and how you want it setup so you will get up and running in no time.
 
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thanks so much. I spoke with the company they say it comes with
usb programing cable is that going to work or is there a difference
with the one you said to get
 

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Sorry was out of pocket all day working. It is nice that Whistler is putting the cable in the box with the scanners.
 
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