[WT-support] [?? Probable Spam] Re: Radio 1 Window in WT4.5.0
Carlos Neves (CT3FQ)
ct3fq at ct3team.com
Wed Aug 25 17:00:42 CEST 2010
It happens to me too! I'm using a 1000MP MKV and ominirig connected
to an Edgeport USB device.
On 8/25/2010 3:31 PM, Dez Watson wrote:
> I have also noticed this problem happen 2 or 3 times each contest but
> I found a faster solution than shutting down WT.
> All I do is:
> Options > Configure Interfaces > Ok
> And that seems to kick-start the CAT link.
> I am using 3.27 a FT-1000MP MK-V and a USB - Serial converter, again
> not too sure of the chipset.
> Dez, G3WW
> Armin Sturm wrote:
>> Hi Bob, I believe the Radio B was ok, but not sure. It is true, I use
>> a USB to serial converter but don't know what kind of chipset it is
>> based on. RF is not an issue as the transmitting antenna is more than
>> 500 ft away from the shack. But good to get this information and will
>> check it out. I was wondering that after restart of the software it
>> was working again. And yes I use the default wintest settings for the
>> FT1k MP.
>> Thanks for the fast reply
>> Armin, DK9PY
>> -----Ursprüngliche Nachricht-----
>> *Von:* support-bounces at win-test.com
>> [mailto:support-bounces at win-test.com] *Im Auftrag von *Bob
>> Wilson, N6TV
>> *Gesendet:* Dienstag, 17. August 2010 20:19
>> *An:* support at win-test.com
>> *Betreff:* Re: [WT-support] Radio 1 Window in WT4.5.0
>> I don't recall seeing any reports like this before.
>> Are you using a USB-to-Serial adapter? If so, and if that
>> adapter is based on the "Prolific" chipset, perhaps that is the
>> problem. These devices are notoriously unreliable. Perhaps new
>> drivers will help, or a new USB-to-Serial interface based on the
>> FTDI chipset.
>> Also, what was happening on VFO B at the time?
>> I assume that you are using the Win-Test FT-1000MP defaults:
>> 4800,N,8,2 DTR/RTS = Always OFF.
>> Bob, N6TV
>> On Tue, Aug 17, 2010 at 11:06 AM, Armin Sturm <dk9py at t-online.de
>> <mailto:dk9py at t-online.de>> wrote:
>> I noticed a very strange behaviour in the VFO A frequency
>> field of Radio 1
>> (FT1000MP MarkV). During the contest I was wondering that the
>> band suddenly
>> changed in the working area from 20m to 15m (although the
>> xcvr was still on
>> 20m). The frequency shown in the VFO A field was something
>> like 12405.?.
>> Changing the band with the arrow keys worked still fine on
>> the xcvr, but in
>> the working field it jumped to 15m again. I only could stop
>> the behaviour by
>> closing WT and restart it again. It happend 3 times during
>> the contest.
>> Luckily I watched afterwords the VFO A field in the Radio
>> window and the
>> frequency on the radio to make sure that when it happens to
>> restart WT.
>> Hopefully WT did not log QSOs in the wrong band. Has this
>> been seen before?
>> I can remember that it happend also last year with WT3.27,
>> but forgot to
>> 73 / Armin, DK9PY
>> Support mailing list
>> Support at win-test.com
> Support mailing list
> Support at win-test.com
-------------- next part --------------
An HTML attachment was scrubbed...
More information about the Support