Any software to control my Pro-97 from computer screen?

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k9-cop

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I am wondering if there is a software program out there that I can use to control my Pro-97 scanner in real time. Control it from my computer to scan, change channels, and so forth.......
 

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It doesn't allow real time control. The radio doesn't handle the data in that manner.
 

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In that case which scanners out there that are not more than $200 do allow real time contol?
 

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Several - the old, venerable BC895 and BC780 and the newer BC898t are only 3 examples. Trunking or not? Be more specific about your needs? Do you need digital (from the original question, I'd say not, but I could be wrong). Our Wiki has full information on these and much more 73s Mike
 
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"which scanners out there that are not more than $200 do allow real time contol"
The Radio Shack Pro-2052 will run in real time control and is on sale for 100 bucks. I reccomeend ScanControl software.
 

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I do not need any kind of trunking, just basic scanning functions. The only other feature I really use is the CT decode so I can read the CTS tones.
 
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