Scan can be turned on or off from the menu or by
pressing a programmed Scan On/Off button.
This feature functions only when the radio is not
currently involved in a call. If you are presently
listening to a call, your radio cannot scan for other
group calls, and is therefore unaware they are in
progress. Once your call is finished, your radio
returns to the control channel time slot and is able to
scan for groups that are in the scan list.
Turning Scan On or Off
This procedure turns the Scan feature On or
Off for all zones with the same Network ID as
your currently selected zone. It is important to
note that even when the Scan feature is
turned on via this procedure, scan may still be
disabled for some (or all) groups on your scan
list. See the next section for more information.
If Scan is turned on, the Scan icon appears on your
display. When Scan is on and you are not
participating in a call, the LED blinks green and
The procedure for turning Scan on or off depends on
how your radio is programmed. If programmed with a
Scan On/Off button, use the button to toggle the
feature on or off. If your radio has been programmed
so that Scan can be turned on or off via the menu,
follow the procedure described next.
1 to access the menu.
2 or to Scan and press to select.
3 or to Turn On or Turn Off and press
•The display shows Scan On momentarily if
scan is disabled.
•The display shows Scan Off momentarily if
scan is enabled.
Editing the Scan List
If the scan list entry happens to be the radio’s
currently selected group, the radio listens for
activity on this group regardless of whether the
Advanced Features in Connect Plus Mode