If you need more help just add a comment and I'll be happy to assist you further. Since the trunking system might send a call and its response on different frequencies, it is difficult to listen to trunked communications using a conventional scanner. By programming the code or tone for a local channel the scanner will not stop on transmissions from the distant system. Program flash patterns with multiple colors for special alerts. Follow the prompts to finish the update.
You can also record specific channels then save and playback the audio later. This manual should make it easier for most people to use the features of the radio as I will try to explain procedures a little more clearly and in a more logical order. Unless you are in a very bright room, the display is hard to see without the backlight on. This control channel is also a good check to see if you can trunktrack the system. Follow the prompts to finish the installation.
I have the same scanner with the same problem. They told me it would be best to buy a whole new scanner, probably a new model. Frequencies can be programmed into any of the 20 memory channels U. Products associated to Radio Scanners. Basic Settings You may want to change some settings right away to help you program your scanner a little easier.
Here is the link to some spec's for it. Press the Set button to apply. You will need an internet connection to perform updates. Any changes that you make to the current V-Scanner folder in the software will be automatically saved to your computer. And when you click on the file or icon it will count as a download. If you want to see manuals from other manufactories you can click on the manufactory menu in the left side. Updates Menu Configure Auto Update Check allows you to configure and apply updates to the software, firmware, and database.
Navigating the Scanner Menus Press or to select each main menu item. There are options for dealing with encrypted talkgroups that include silence, an adjustable tone, or hearing the garbled transmission as is. Signal Strength Meter - shows relative strength of received signals with customizable thresholds. Two powerful 300 kV X-ray generators are capable of penetrating even large and dense objects, reducing reinspection times as consolidated cargo does not usually need to be broken down into smaller items , ensuring high throughput and a fast, efficient inspection process. Update the Library Database in the Software The database is updated every week.
When you enter a menu, use or to scroll to the setting you wish to change. Again, two steps forward, three steps back. Priority Mode Objects with Priority enabled will be sampled according to the setting for activity. You really have to know how trunking works in order to program a trunking system. In the table of Blue will pertain to both. Control Channel Only Scanning - automatically determines the trunking frequencies for Motorola trunking systems once the control channels are programmed. Spectrum Sweeper - quickly sweeps the scanner's frequency ranges for transmissions from nearby sources.
There are quite a few things that just don't make sense. Note that the website is rather broken, and signup only works using Internet Explorer. Power-On Password - allows you to set a password to turn on the scanner. Use or to scroll through the menus. Skip or Lockout - lets you skip or permanently lockout any programmed object. Backlit Keypad and Display - you select one or the other or both to light or not , when you press the light button, on any key press function ignore , or on any key press with that key's function.
Restore Factory Defaults will restore the factory defaults for the current V-Scanner folder except the welcome text. At least it helped me. There are quite a few settings that are dependent on other settings and make it confusing for even experienced users. Set the squelch to the recommended setting. You can also select the default V-Scanner folder to power up with the scanner. I had it looked at by Uniden's engineers, it cannot be fixed unless you replace the computer. Attenuation - lets you program your scanner per object or globally to reduce the scanner's sensitivity to strong local signals or noise caused by these signals to reduce interference.
This type of system encodes all trunking information as digital subaudible data that accompanies each transmission. And, a power-on timer that can be set to turn on in scan, weather, or channel monitor mode. These scanners will allow you to program just the Motorola control channels into the trunking system and the voice channels will automatically be found. You can also that mods. Built-In Discriminator Data Output - provides raw discriminator signal to third party signal decoding software without hardware modifications. More V-Scanner folders too, 200 vs.