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383Re: Unable to use priority scan on trunked motorola channels.

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  • dataman60435
    Jun 9 3:01 PM
      And as i mentioned in post-377 my PRi works great on the 346XT and 396XT, EXCELLENT feature.....

      --- In BC346XT@yahoogroups.com, BRAD WRIGHT <unclescanner@...> wrote:
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      > My priority is working great ...
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      > ________________________________
      > From: Uniden UPMan <uniden.upman@...>
      > To: BC346XT@yahoogroups.com
      > Sent: Wed, June 9, 2010 9:00:37 AM
      > Subject: Re: [BC346XT] Re: Unable to use priority scan on trunked motorola channels.
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      >  
      > That is not correct. The scanner uses the low-speed data (LSD).
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      > However, not every channel is going to be present in the LSD -- only those that are flagged by the radio system administrator as a priority channel.
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      > http://info.uniden.com/twiki/bin/view/UnidenMan4/PreemptivePriority
      >  UPMan
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      > ________________________________
      > From: Ubbe . <ubbe02@...>
      > To: BC346XT@yahoogroups.com
      > Sent: Wed, June 9, 2010 1:33:13 AM
      > Subject: Re: [BC346XT] Re: Unable to use priority scan on trunked motorola channels.
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      > The Uniden talkgroup priority isn't working as one would expect.
      > A normal system radio decodes the low speed subtone datasignal on the voice channel, where info are sent out about which other talkgroups gets activated in the system.
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      > BC346XT do not decode that info, it only decode the high speed control channel data and as a result it only switch to a prio talkgroup when the scanner is idle on the control channel.
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      > As BC346XT have a subtone decoder one thinks it would have been possible to make a "real" priority function similar to what the actual radios in the system use. Perhaps it is a patent issue.
      >  
      > Ubbe.
      >
      > --- On Tue, 6/8/10, MCH <mch@...> wrote:
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      > From: MCH <mch@...>
      > Subject: Re: [BC346XT] Re: Unable to use priority scan on trunked motorola channels.
      > To: BC346XT@yahoogroups.com
      > Date: Tuesday, June 8, 2010, 4:01 AM
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      >  
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      > It also may not work at all if the talkgroup is not assigned as a
      > priority talkgroup, or it may require a break in the current talkgroup
      > so the scanner can see that the priority talkgroup is active.
      >
      > There are a lot of variables when it comes to trunked priority.
      >
      > Joe M.
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      > JAN FINE wrote:
      > > Are you aware the priority on trunked systems isn't the same as priority
      > > on conventional ones?
      > > Conventional works the way everyone thinks.
      > > For priority on a trunked talkgroup to work the scanner has to be on
      > > that system.
      > > So if you are on another system the scanner does not check the priority
      > > on another trunked system.
      > > If the scanner falls onto a trunked system it then checks the priority
      > > on those systems as well as conventional anywhere in the scanner.
      > >
      > > dataman60435 wrote:
      > >>
      > >>
      > >> Its basicly a two part programming, go into the "System" your want, go
      > >> into the menu options and turn "ON" "PRI", then go to the TG's you
      > >> want to PRi and into the menu and activate the "PRi"...,works GREAT....
      > >>
      > >> --- In BC346XT@yahoogroups.com <mailto:BC346XT%40yahoogroups.com>,
      > >> "Upman" <uniden.upman@> wrote:
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      > >> http://forums.radioreference.com/uniden-scanners/182496-bc346xt-priority-scan-trunked-channels.html
      > >>> --- In BC346XT@yahoogroups.com <mailto:BC346XT%40yahoogroups.com>,
      > >> "BRAD" <unclescanner@> wrote:
      > >>>> Hi. I have been in the scanner life for over 30 years. I know my
      > >> way around a scanner I'd say. However...following the instructions on
      > >> the cd-rom manual I am unable to use Priority scan with trunked
      > >> channels, i have analog channels and trunking but it doesn't check the
      > >> trunked channels. what am I doing wrong....
      > >>
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