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 PRO-96 (200-0526) Tutorial: How To Lock Out Channels Or Frequencies

This tutorial will show you how to lock out channels in order to have the scanner ignore transmissions of your choice while scanning. Up to fifty frequencies in each search bank can also be locked out while in search mode.
For additional information on this product, see the links below:

Lock Out Channels

Step 1: Lock Out a Channel while Scanning
 
Display: S910 L+AM; 135.16250;Bank 9 Ch 10
Image name: pro96_ s910lam-13516250-b9ch10.gif
Keys: l/out
Image name: pro96_lout.gif
 
Press L/OUT when the scanner stops on a channel that you do not want to transmit. L will display on the top row.

Note: If you are scanning a trunking system, pressing L/OUT will lock out the talkgroup ID.

 
Step 2: Lock Out a Channel Manually
 
Display: M908 L+AM; 114.28750; Bank 9 Ch 08
Image name: pro96_m908lam-11428750-b9ch8.gif
Keys: l/out, man
Image name: pro96_lout-man.gif
 
Press MAN, enter the channel number and press MAN again or use the arrow keys to navigate to the channel that you want to lock out. Press L/OUT. An L will display in the top line to indicate that the channel is now locked out.

Note: Be careful of the channels you lock out. If you lock out a trunking control channel, the scanner will not monitor that system.

 
Step 3: Review Locked Out Channels
 
Display: M910 L+AM; 135.16250; Bank 9 Ch 10
             M908 L+AM; 114.28750; Bank 9 Ch 08
             (ani)
Image name: pro96_m908lam-1351625-b9ch10-m98lam-
1142875-b9ch8-ani.gif
Keys: func, l/out, man
Image name: pro96_func-lout-man.gif
 
Press MAN. Press FUNC then L/OUT to display the next locked out channel. To display the next locked out channel, press FUNC then L/OUT again.
 
Step 4: Unlock Locked Out Channels
 
Display: M908 +AM; 114.28750; Bank 9 Ch 08
Image name: pro96_m908am-1142875-b9ch8.gif
Keys: l/out, man
Image name: pro96_lout-man.gif
 
Either press MAN, enter the channel number and press MAN again or use the arrow keys to navigate to the channel that you want to unlock. Press L/OUT to unlock the channel and the L will disappear. Or press L/OUT to unlock the channel while reviewing locked out channels.
 

Lock Out Search Frequencies

 

Step 1: Lock Out a Frequency while Searching
 
Display: SR0 L FM; M 156.35000; Channel 07; Marine Band
Image name: pro96_sr0lfm-m15635-ch1-marineband.gif
Keys: l/out
Image name: pro96_lout.gif
 
Press L/OUT when the scanner stops on a transmission to lock out a frequency when in one of the search banks 0-6. Or manually select a frequency using the arrow keys and press L/OUT. In search banks 0-2 L will display.
 
Step 2a: Review Locked Out Frequencies in Search Banks 0-2
 
Display: SR0 L FM; M 156.35000; Channel 07; Marine Band
             SR0 L FM; M 156.50000; Channel 10; Marine Band (ani)
Image name: pro96_sr0lfm-m15635-ch1-sr0lfm-m1565-
ch10-marineband-ani.gif
Keys: func, l/out, srch
Image name: pro96_func-lout-srch.gif
 
To review locked out frequencies in search banks 0-2, press SRCH to select the search bank. Press FUNC then L/OUT to view locked out frequencies. A frequency will display with an L. Press FUNC then L/OUT again to view the next locked out frequency.
 
Step 2b: Review Locked Out Frequencies in Search Banks 3-6
 
Display: a) SL-4  AM; 125.32500; L/O 01 of 03; Lockout list
             SL-4 AM; 128.62500; L/O 02 of 03; Lockout list
             SL-4 AM; 130.66250; L/O 03 of 03; Lockout list (ani)
             b) SL-4 AM; Empty Lockout list
Image name: a) pro96_sl4am-125325-lo1of3-128625-lo2of3-1306625-
lo3of3-lockoutlist-ani.gif
b) sl4am-empty-lockoutlist.gif
Keys: func, l/out
Image name: pro96_func-lout.gif
 
To review locked out frequencies in search banks 3-6, press FUNC then L/OUT. L/O XX of YY Lockout list displays, where XX is the first 01, second 02, third 03 and so on and YY is the total number of frequencies that are locked out of the search bank. The up and down arrows can be used to scroll through the locked out frequencies. If no frequencies are locked out, Empty Lockout list displays.
 
Step 3: Clear a Locked Out Search Frequency
 
Display: a) SR0 FM; M 156.35000; Channel 07; Marine Band
             b) SL-4  AM; 125.32500; L/O 01 of 03; Lockout list 
                 SL-4 AM; 128.62500; L/O 01 of 02; Lockout list (ani)
Image name: a) pro96_srofm-m15635-ch1-marineband.gif
b) pro96_sl4am-125325-lo1of3-sl4am-1306625-lo2of2-lockout list-ani.gif
Keys: clr, func, l/out
Image name: pro96_clr-func-lout.gif
 
To clear a locked out frequency in banks 0-2, press L/OUT to clear the L on the display. To clear a locked out frequency in banks 3-6, press FUNC then L/OUT as if reviewing locked out frequencies. Use the arrow keys to locate the frequency that you want to unlock then press CLR.
 
Step 4: Clear All Locked Out  Frequencies in a Search Bank at Once
 
Display: Confirm list; clear? 1=YES; Press other key for NO
              List cleared
             SL 4    AM; Empty; Lockout list (ani)
Image name: pro96_coinfirmlist-clear1yes-pressotherkeyforno-
lstcleared-sl4am-empty-lockoutlist-ani.gif
Keys: func, l/out
Image name: pro96_func-lout.gif
 
To clear all locked out frequencies at once in one bank, 3-6, press FUNC then L/OUT. Press FUNC then the number 6 key. A clear list confirmation will display. Press the number 1 key to clear all locked out frequencies or any other key to cancel clear.
 

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