What is the difference between ScannerStation Client and ScannerStation Server software?
ScannerStation Client allows
complete control of your scanner through a graphical user interface,
as well as listening capabilities and optional audio recording. The
ScannerStation Server software package is a modular product for
transmitting remote scanner communications to a central office in which
ScannerStation Client Software resides to control and listen to the
How many scanners should I use to monitor my service area?
Scanners can only receive one
at a time. Therefore if the scanner is tuned to a frequency that
is not receiving useful information while another frequency is, you
will miss that opportunity. Scanner Master recommends that clients
spread out frequencies among as many scanners as possible to increase
the odds an important broadcast is not missed.
How many scanners can I locate on one PC?
You can locate up to 8 scanners, each
utilizing ScannerStation Client software, on one PC.
How many scanners can I locate on a remote PC running ScannerStation Server?
You can locate up to 4 scanners, each
utilizing ScannerStation Server software, on one PC
Why do you recommend two 22" monitors per PC?
Two large screens are necessary to
see both the scanner control modules as well as the AudioPlayer at the
same time. Also, the more scanners one has on a PC, the more you
will need to fit on one screen at one time. A single monitor or
small monitors will make use and control of the scanners very difficult.
Do I have to purchase AudioPlayer/Recorder with the ScannerStation Client software?
No. The control functions and
the ability to listen to multiple scanners on one PC can be purchased
without the audio recording and storage software. Note however,
the AudioPlayer/Recorder requires ScannerStation Client software to
Why do I need to utilize a speaker for each scanner?
You need a speaker for each scanner
because you will want to listen to each scanner individually.
If all the broadcasts were sent through one speaker the sound would
Why do I need one or more Delta 1010LT cards?
Delta 1010LT cards are four sounds
cards in one. This allows for the separation of sounds from each
scanner in an efficient and inexpensive manner.
What operating systems work with ScannerStation?
Windows XP, Vista, and Windows 7.
No Macintosh operating systems work with ScannerStation.
If I provide my own computer,
what are the general specifications to run ScannerStation?