Originally Posted By juslearnin:
I would guess that it depends on where you are. Where I live, in the middle of nowhere, I have not heard anyone else on a MURS channel yet in about 5 hours of scanning all of them. I think in an urban area there would likely be much more traffic on them.
You need a cable to program them. I bought one off of ebay. It came with a software driver which converts your usb port to serial port configuration, but the original software did not work, and I had to download one from ?Pacific Drivers?. I spent several frustrating hours trying to program them until I found out about this online.
I am new to all this, but if you run into problems, I can try to help.
Any walmarts near by?