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Flex hatred by other amateur radio operators
When you mention you are using a Flex radio most non Flex owning hams are supportive or neutral.  But a few hams get really angry like yo...
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Winkeyer Emulation
Anyone using Winkey emulation with current version with success? I tried using it when version 1.6 was released and ended up going back t...
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New to rtty and dm780 settup for xmit.
I am using a Flex 6300 with DM780 for winkeyer and PSK modes with no problem but never used rtty modes.  Can receive rtty signals in USB ...
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Latest multi-reboot Win10 update
For those who have gone through the multiple reboot upgrade that Win 10 recently did, have any of you had the update just 'die' in the mi...
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Ham Radio Deluxe & SmartSDR 1.8.4 Setup Help!
Does anyone know if there is a guide or video for the latest version of HRD 6.3 that shows how to get things setup with the latest vers...
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Intermittent RX signal attenuation
Last night I was participating in an 80 m net and my RX level dropped by at least 20 dB. Panadapter level dropped and waterfall went fr...
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1.8.3 SWR Power Fold Back Too Agressive
I find the SWR rollback too aggressive in version 1.8.3. Flex 6500 to KPA500 to tuner and antenna.  SWR 1.2 to one. The Flex occasional...
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How to properly use WNB?
I cant seem to get the WNB working at all.  It has made little to no difference meanwhile my FTDX3000 can block this noise out like its n...
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Has anyone achieved CW TX (not RX) decoding with a Flex-6xxx?
Has anyone achieved CW transmission decoding with a Flex-6xxx? I started learning CW on a KX3 which has a nice feature of decoding your...
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SmartSDR 1.5 SmartCAT not working with HRD
SmartCAT 1.5 not working with HDR.  HDR will not track the Flexradio now as it did in earlier verisons.  Has anyone else had this problem...
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Low Power 12 Meters
Lower power on 12 meters.... Tried this with two different power supplies....an Astron 35 and a SAMLEX 1235M. Each with its own Powerpol...
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Setting up DM780 (already setup for PSK-31, etc.) with a winkeyer WKSUB keyer .
I am running DM780 for PSK-31 with no problems with my 6300. Getting a winkeyer WKSUB keyer next wk. Does anyone know the particulars o...
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Got DM780 working with the Flex Winkeyer emulator.
Got Winkeyer and DM780 working with the Flex emulator using DDutil.  Also, using CW Skimmer in parallel since DM780 cw decoding is margin...
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Windows 10 update broke DAX
I had a working Win10 with SSDR 151 and dax and cat. This afternoon I allowed the 1511 update to run. Now I can run ssdr BUT dax does no...
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Day 1 ARRL DX SSB contest
Today was the first time I really got to put my new 6300 to the test.  All I can say was it was a pleasure!  I'm not a big contester, but...
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Windows 10 november update 1511 broke DAX...
I did the Win 10 november update tonight. That broke my CAT ports and DAX drivers. Uninstalled SmartSDR 1.5.1, and made a new install. No...
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WNB working for me.
One of my neighbors turned on his electric fence for his horse. I turned on the WNB, set at 0 and it made the "tick, tick, tick" pulse no...
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I loaded 1.5 and everything works except the wide noise blanker. I see no diferance on or off. Am I missing somthing
Loaded 1.5 and the wide noise blanker does not seem to work. I see the icon WNB flashing off and on but do not hear any deference in the ...
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SmartSDR 1.5 WNB - Flex 6300
First of all many thanks to all at Flex for this V1.5 update.  However, the new WNB at my QTH is proving far less effective.  I have an e...
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WNB not working on my power line noise
I'm running a 6300 connected to a mag loop. WNB is doing very little to power line noise on 20 meters that the NB in 1.4.16 was able to r...
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