Category Archives: Scanner 101

Why People Use Police Scanners

Police scanners allow people to listen to communications of local police, fire, public works, and other agencies in their communities. The scanner is similar to a radio receiver, as it scans multiple frequencies and finds transmissions as they occur. Keep … 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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