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I have a problem with the wx priorty check staying on and it keeps me from hearing transmissions how do i shut off.

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According to manual you can deactivate the Priority function by pressing the PRI key while the scanner is powered ON. Need the manual for your scanner? You can download and print it, at no cost, here:
http://www.freqofnature.com/resources/reviews/manuals/pro96.pdf

Bill B.
Listening in since the 60's

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