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Frequently Asked Questions
Q: Do I need a radio with discriminator tap?
Q: Do I need a slicer?
Q: Do I need a computer that runs DOS?
A: No. This program does not run on DOS.
Q: Will this work on Windows? If so, what version?
A: Yes - Windows 95, 98, ME, 2K, and XP.
Q: What types of trunked radio systems can I monitor?
A: Motorola, EDACS, APCO Project 25, and MPT1327.
Q: How can I use this to listen to calls on a trunked radio system?
A: You can't - this isn't supported (yet). You would need a second radio that accepts computer control to tune to voice calls as they occur.
Q: Does the program permit downloading talkgroup information from the RadioReference.com Web Service?
A: Yes - but only for Motorola and APCO P25 systems. You must be a paid member with a valid user id for this feature.