Category Archives: Scanner 101

Scanner 101 – Installing New Firmware for the BC125AT

Firmware UpdateDownload Firmware Update 1.02.05 (April 26, 2012) This update makes the following changes: Update the frequency steps in the VHF band to match the latest FCC Narrowbanding band plan. Change the opening screen to include the current firmware version. … Continue reading

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Scanner 101 – Installing PC Drivers Uniden BC125AT

Installing Drivers for the Uniden BC125AT Step 1 Download the driver for your Uniden BC125AT – Click here to download – Step 2 Select Save as, then save the file to the desktop Step 3 In your start menu, go to … Continue reading

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Scanner 101 – Tips on picking and installing a Roof Top Antenna

Have you been putting off installing a roof top antenna for your scanner? A roof top antenna is the best way to increase your scanner’s range. What antenna should you pick?When selecting you should keep the following in mind:What type … Continue reading

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Scanner 101 – Programming the Uniden Bearcat BC125AT Scanner

Product: Uniden Bearcat BC125AT Scanner Scanner 101 Topic: Manually programming the BC125AT Scanner without software. ———- Here are the steps to programming a conventional frequency into BC125AT Step 1 Press Hold Button and Press the channel number you want to … Continue reading

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Scanner 101 – HomePatrol-1 Extreme Trunking Discovery and Analysis

Paul Opitz, Senior Product Manager at Uniden continues his video series about the new HomePatrol-1 Extreme features: Trunking Analysis Trunking Discovery Click here to see all past videos. How do you get HomePatrol-1 Extreme, click here to read the details.

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Scanner 101 – Understanding BuTel ARCXT Software

Last month Gommert Buysen, the owner and software developer of BuTel Software stopped in at our corporate headquarters in Holliston, MA. During his visit we shot two great videos about the ARCXT Software. Products used in this Scanner 101:ARCXT BasicARCXT … Continue reading

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Scanner 101 – Uniden HomePatrol Favorites List

Do you own the Uniden HomePatrol? Would you rather pick and choose the agencies or communities?  You can simply select them in the database, and run them in a Favorites list. In this Scanner 101 we give you basic steps … Continue reading

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Scanner 101 – Uniden RH-96 Remote Head Hook Up

The Uniden BC-RH96 Remote Head isonly available from Scanner Master!Using the Uniden BC-RH96 Remote HeadAre you installing a new Uniden base/mobile Scanner in your car or truck? Most new vehicles don’t have a lot of space for a bulky full … Continue reading

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Scanner 101 – Cloning Uniden XT Scanners

Have you ever wanted to clone your programming from Uniden BCD996XT to another Uniden BCD996XT? Here are the models you can clone:*** BCT15X BC346XT BCD396XT BCD996XT ***Note: You can ONLY clone from the same model to another of the same … Continue reading

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Scanner 101 – Installing the GPS Receiver for Uniden BC346XT and BCD396XT

What is GPS Scanning?Once you have the scanner programmed, this feature will allow for preset scanning, making it easier and safer for you to monitor a specific area while you’re driving. The scanner, along with the GPS Receiver, will turn … Continue reading

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