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Posted on Jan 02, 2017
press the "prog" key followed by the "Trunk" key then the number "1" key.
Press the "down arrow" key until you see the initials Ed on the screen
Press the "E" key.
Enter the frequencies (including the decimals)
you must press the E key and the Prog key after each frequency, after you finish entering your frequencies, press the scan key.
If you need to clear your scanner, turn it off, press and hold down the number 2 and number 9 keys, while holding them down turn the scanner back on, "clear" should start flashing on the screen, once "clear" stops flashing you can enter the frequencies.
Posted on May 07, 2009
SOURCE: PROGRAM BC155XL SCANNER
1. Press Manual 1 Manual
2. Enter a Frequency
3. Press E
4. Press Hold (This will advance the scanner to the next channel)
5. Repeat steps 2 through 4
Hope this helps
Posted on Jul 06, 2009
The 163 is a trunking scanner, so programming instructions are long and detailed, and they vary for each type of trunking system. Programming instructions are best explained in the factory operating manual. If you don't already have it, you can download/print the manual here:
You may also want to join a users group for the 163. Check Yahoo or just Google PRO-163.
For a comprehensive database of active frequencies and systems in your area, visit:
The site also has information that explains the workings of trunking systems, links to users groups, and a lot of other useful scanning information.
Posted on Jul 05, 2010
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