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Old 02-02-2018, 3:27 PM
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Using the cable that came with the scanner, have tried it both ways with a reboot, checked and unchecked
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Old 02-04-2018, 6:50 AM
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Try re-installing the driver. That cable works fine with ARC500 1.3. There are no knowns issues with VC in 1.3.

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I have tried that over and over again, .Just tried it again.Just checked all the property panels after the reinstall and they all state that the driver is functioning properly. No known issues.
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Maybe not doing this right...can you walk me thru it? When I open the USB Cable Driver folder on the CD itself, there are five folders listed -

Win-98_ME
Win2000
Win2003
WinVista
WinXP

30-3290 USB Driver Install

For Windows 10, (not listed) what are the steps? I've been installing the latest (Win2003)
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Old 02-05-2018, 7:28 AM
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Drivers for the latest versions of Windows can be found here: Radio Shack Scanner Programming Software Support - The RadioReference Wiki

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Installed latest version of driver for Windows 10 and no change. The virtual display window only allows keypad navigation - no logging, nothing in the drop down feature, and no virtual display, Anytime I try something and make a change or reinstall or anything, I always do a complete shutdown.

Now that I did the driver install for ARC500 which didn't work, now my ProScan stopped working,
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I've done everything Butel has instructed. On both my older Win7 machine and my brand new Win10 machine. Same results. I am asking myself now, is it possible to have a bad cable? But, if so, how am I able to program and control the scanner thru the PC perfectly? The ONLY things not working is logging and virtual display. Something is amiss here and I have been trying to straighten it out for a very long time and it's now getting ridiculous. All drivers are up to date and working perfectly. Software has been unistalled and reinstalled on two different computers. If I have a bad cable, is it possible to experience only partial problems ,i.e., a couple things not working and everything else is? I am going to buy a new USB cable - which one to buy for this scanner (ws1065) and Win10 and ARC500? I cannot think of anything else to do.
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Question BCD536HP Scanner Audio Choppy with ARC536PRO Logger

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I am using ARC536PRO Version 2 Build 14. When I start Virtual Control for Logging via USB/COM3, the scanner audio becomes "choppy" and the scanner no longer stays on a talkgroup for the duration of the transmission plus the delay time. The scanner jumps around quickly to different talkgroups cutting off transmissions after about a second of elapsed time.

Once I disconnect the Virtual Control from USB/COM3, the scanner audio returns to normal and the scanner remains on the talkgroup for the duration of the transmission plus delay time.

Any idea what I might be doing wrong when I use Virtual Control on USB/COM3?

Thanks in advance!

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I am using ARC536PRO Version 2 Build 14. When I start Virtual Control for Logging via USB/COM3, the scanner audio becomes "choppy" and the scanner no longer stays on a talkgroup for the duration of the transmission plus the delay time. The scanner jumps around quickly to different talkgroups cutting off transmissions after about a second of elapsed time.

Once I disconnect the Virtual Control from USB/COM3, the scanner audio returns to normal and the scanner remains on the talkgroup for the duration of the transmission plus delay time.

Any idea what I might be doing wrong when I use Virtual Control on USB/COM3?

Thanks in advance!

Dave K4EET
I addressed this to Gommert but perhaps somebody else might have some insight? Please feel free to respond in case Gommert doesn't. Thanks in advance! 73, Dave K4EET
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This is not the correct thread for asking ARC536 questions, but you enabled the log and resume option in ARC 536 VC.

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Gommert, can you take a minute and address my problem? Any ideas and/or suggestions besides updating drivers? My previous post describes my symptoms - thanks
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Please move postings #s 488, 489 and 490 to the correct forum. Thanks! Dave
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