Probably the scanner is not in remote mode. Press the 'E' key for 2 seconds then you should see RMT on the display.Im using the old andy's program and when I tery to find radio Im getting the following error coade any help would be great
it says unable to initialize communications to radio
VR REQUEST IS ''
You will need either a null modem cable or adapter for whatever your current cable is.I don't know what that is, but the one I used to use had a box on the dongle from USB to Serial the one I have now does not ,I'm trying ton do this on the cheap they are obviously very old radios.
You will need either a null modem cable or adapter for whatever your current cable is.
And I don't know if you do or don't have a null modem cable/adapter, just saying you'll need one.
Ugh, I forgot how convoluted this program was. While it was cool in 2001, we've progressed so much since then.you can down load it here
thats where I got it again
Hello! Dusting off the old topic of BC780XLT programming. . anyone have a source for the freeware 'Andy's Program' ? Every link I've found is broken. I liked this program from back in the day, and several computer generations later, I don't have a copy anymore. Still love the BC780XLT for...forums.radioreference.com