Rangecast FAQ
[FAQ-1009] Software: RC-CONTROL


Page Type: REFERENCE


SUBJECT

Multipurpose Rangecast utility for controlling Uniden scanners at remote sites.


OVERVIEW

RC-CONTROL is test software written by Rangecast for technical operations on Rangecast feed site PCs. If the RC-CONTROL software is not already present on the PC (check the desktop and the Rangecast folder), it may be downloaded. Software features include: Detects available COM ports and reports on radios connected to them. Allows direct control of radios to facilitate site maintenance and troubleshooting.


METHOD

To use the RC-CONTROL Windows application:

If the RC-CONTROL software is not already present on the PC (check the desktop and the Rangecast folder), download the software here

https://www.rangecast.com/resource/rc-control.exe


EXPECTED PROBLEMS

This is test software used internally by Rangecast for maintenance and development. We may change, delete, or add features at any time. Some features may be incomplete or not work as expected.


REFERENCE

Detects available COM ports and reports on radios connected to them. Allows direct control of radios to facilitate site maintenance and troubleshooting. Uniden protocol commands may be typed directly to control radios. Macro commands are available for some more complex actions for testing, like tuning to weather, turning white noise on or off, and reading the scanner screen, measuring signal quality, controlling quick keys, and more. Download the manual for complete information.


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Rangecast FAQ - ID 1009 - last updated 02 August 2017     Images shown - [block]