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Since my laptop died, I'm in the need of a cable to program my bct15x from desktop computer which has usb only jacks. So I'm looking for this type of cable ,any suggestions.
 

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USB to Serial

Since my laptop died, I'm in the need of a cable to program my bct15x from desktop computer which has usb only jacks. So I'm looking for this type of cable ,any suggestions.
I'd just buy a USB to SERIAL cable and connect it to the UNIDEN cable that came with your scanner. Just make sure you get a USB to FEMALE because they sell both kinds.
 

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Since my laptop died, I'm in the need of a cable to program my bct15x from desktop computer which has usb only jacks. So I'm looking for this type of cable ,any suggestions.
I use the FTDI cable.It is a little more pricey then Prolific cheap cables, but it is supported on most operating systems and works flawlessly with multiple devices and radios I program and access.

Digi-Key - 768-1013-ND (Manufacturer - US232R-10-BLK)

Here is a list of computers supported:
Virtual COM Port Drivers
 
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