Re: [BCD396XT] Re: Novice Question On Scanner Function
here's an easier to read manual.
Go here http://marksscanners.com/396XT/396xt.shtml
Maybe that will help.
At 04:09 PM 5/23/2012, you wrote:
>I appreciate your reply UPMan/Paul. I had the scanner pre-programmed by
>ScannerMaster largely because I know so little about them other than
>turning them on and off, to be honest :(
>I'm in San Francisco, listening to SFPD and SFFD channels which I believe
>are trunked. All was fine for a month when we received the scanner, then
>the "glitch." I'm not sure enough about the diffrence between control
>channel noise and voice traffic, but when the scanner is on and I tap the
>HOLD button, I can hear both sides of the conversation on the PD channel
>from dispatch and the field unit, but when I take the HOLD off and the
>scanner returns to scanning all of the PD channels, it doesn't stop on any
>transmissions at all.
>This probably doesn't help much :( I kinda wish there was an "Idiots
>Guide" book lol.