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    Thanks for the Quick Save instructions. So, I ve entered several frequencies and did Quick Save. Today, I want to scan these frequencies, but, I can t locate
    Message 1 of 7 , Mar 8, 2010
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      Thanks for the Quick Save instructions. So, I've entered several frequencies and did Quick Save. Today, I want to scan these frequencies, but, I can't locate what I saved. Do these frequencies get deleted when the 346 is turned OFF?
      Thanks, Ron

      --- In BC346XT@yahoogroups.com, Keith <kilowattradio@...> wrote:
      > On Wed, 10 Feb 2010 04:20:08 -0000, "Ben H" <hellonwheelz3@...>
      > wrote:
      > > Is there an EASY way to program this thing? I've had it almost a year and can't figure out how to enter channels in the thing! Please help.
      > >
      > > ps, i am a member of radio reference, but they were no help at all.
      > >
      > >
      > The quick way to enter a conventional frequency:
      > 1. Put the scanner in Hold Mode
      > 2. Enter the frequency, for example 145.2900 > E/yes key
      > 3. Quick Freq Save? appears in the screen press the E/yes key.
      > 4. At this point you can decide if you want to adjust any settings, when
      > done press the L/O key.
      > Now you can repeat the four steps above until all the conventional
      > frequencies are entered that you want.
      > Motorola Trunked Radio System type II frequency entry
      > In this example we will enter this trunked radio site:
      > http://www.radioreference.com/apps/db/?sid=4835
      > 1. Press the menu button on bottom left side of the radio
      > 2. Program System appears press the E/yes key.
      > 3. Select New System Press E/yes key
      > 4. Select System Type > MOT > press E/yes key > Confirm? > E/yes key
      > 5. At the web site you get the control channels listed:
      > 1. 856.48750a
      > 2. 857.48750c
      > 3. 858.48750a
      > 6. Now you enter in one frequency at a time after making a site.
      > 7. Turn the scroll knob to Edit Site > Press E/yes key
      > 8. New Site Appears Press the E/yes key
      > 9. Scroll to Set Frequencies > Press E/yes Key
      > 10. New Frequency appears press E/yes key
      > 11. Input Frequency 856.4875 > Press E/yes key
      > 11a. If you were entering a EDACS or LTR trunked system you will be
      > prompted for the LCN Number, enter that number then press E/yes key
      > 12. Turn the scroll knob to the "New Frequency" selection > Press E/yes
      > key
      > 13. Enter Frequency 857.4875 > Press E/yes key
      > 14. "New Frequency" is selected > Press E/yes key
      > 15. Enter Frequency 858.4875 > Press E/yes key
      > You can now navigate around to check out the menus use the scroll knob.
      > 1. to enter a selected item press the E/yes key
      > 2. To go backwards while in a menu item press the menu button
      > When you are done press the L/O key. If you ever are lost in a menu or get
      > a yes/no question or want to get to the main radio scanner LCD screen
      > press the L/O key. It acts as an escape key does on your computer
      > keyboard.
      > At this point you can scan the system by pressing the scan key.
      > Using the Talk group ID list from radio reference you can cross reference
      > the active talk groups on the trunked system as you monitor it. If you are
      > interested in a talkgroup press the E/yes
      > Quick TGID Save?
      > appears press the E/yes key
      > If you don't want to hear a TGID "while it is active" double tap the L/O
      > key.
      > This is the simplest way to program the scanner without worry about
      > systems or groups. Your best bet is to try and use Freescan to program the
      > scanner using radio reference database for more advanced features.
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