Welcome to the new FlexRadio Community! Please review the new Community Rules and other important new Community information on the Message Board.
If you are having a problem, please check the Help Center for known solutions.
Need technical support from FlexRadio? It's as simple as Creating a HelpDesk ticket.

Glitches getting into PSK31 mode

NX6D Dave
NX6D Dave Member ✭✭
edited March 2017 in SmartSDR for Windows

I've been using PSK31 now for the past few weeks, with great success, but have seen the occasional bug in SSDR.  I just saw one that is clear-cut, so I will report it.

I have created a number of global and transmit profiles to support PSK31 on different bands.  Just now I turned the radio on from cold, but rather than invoke my 10M PSK31 profile, I decided I would just set the knobs and go.

So I switched to the 10 m band using the "band" pullout menu.  The radio settled on 28.120 plus some odd small amount, perhaps the last frequency I transmitted on in the PSK31 "band". The slice receiver was set to DIGU, which is where I left it.  The DAX channel assignment for the receiver was "none", which is not where I left it.  I set it to "channel 1". That might be a bug.

Then I set VOX mode and DAX tx/rx mode in the panels on the left side.  I checked the EQ panel, which I expected to be dimmed.  It wasn't.  I know from experience that I'm going to have trouble getting the radio to run PSK31 if the EQ panel is not dimmed. I cycled the VOX and DAX buttons, no change.

I went back to the slice box and selected DIGU.  Doing so dimmed the EQ panel, as it should be.

Summary: The radio came up in DIGU mode, but did not perform all of the steps associated with entry to that mode.

Radio: Flex-6300

SSDR 1.3.8


Open for Comments · Last Updated

Comments

  • Tim - W4TME
    Tim - W4TME Administrator, FlexRadio Employee admin
    edited March 2017
    Dave - thanks for the detailed description of the unexpected persistence behavior. I have entered this problem report into our bug tracker for additional investigation.

Leave a Comment

Rich Text Editor. To edit a paragraph's style, hit tab to get to the paragraph menu. From there you will be able to pick one style. Nothing defaults to paragraph. An inline formatting menu will show up when you select text. Hit tab to get into that menu. Some elements, such as rich link embeds, images, loading indicators, and error messages may get inserted into the editor. You may navigate to these using the arrow keys inside of the editor and delete them with the delete or backspace key.