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I am getting an error code "IPersistfile - failed code 0x80070002" with SDR_v2.4.9
Latest SmartSDR v2.4.9 comes up with this particular issue.However, the F-6700 works fine with both DAX and CAT. Using FT8, CW,SSB etc......
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Photo of Jim Gilliam
Windows 10 1809
Before installing 1809, I completely removed SmartSDR per Tim's instructions and loaded in 2.49. Everything worked perfectly. This has be...
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Photo of Rick, K7FYI
Flex Down! (6300 - Fan)
Just reporting in that I too am apparently having fan issues with my 6300. I've read up on the issue and know my options (i.e. Help Desk ...
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Photo of Ralph T Lees
SmartSDR v2.4.9 Does anyone know why the 4K receive filter tab was replaced with 6K ????
updated to SmartSDR v2.4.9 and found my 4K filter tab that I use all the time is now 6K!! Am I missing something  lots of people run 4K w...
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Photo of Mauro Rizzardo
Is Flex planning any sort of portable radio such as the Elecraft KX3?
Is Flex planning any sort of portable radio such as the Elecraft KX3?  It would be cool if Flex came out with something like a miniature ...
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Photo of Rich McCabe
6600 (non M) wont boot
Went to fire up the 6600 this morning and  ended up with a triple red flash showing it wont boot. Tried holding in the power button until...
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6700 Logger 32 com issue
New 6700 set-up and all works great except L32 . CAT is configured and an FTDI USB cable is used. L32 gets the current band, mode and fre...
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Customize RX filters (right click & configure)
Hi All,I was talking to the guys from Flex this weekend at the ARRL Centennial convention the subject was brought up about future ability...
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Photo of Jim Branson
Frequency step setting - different results with mouse wheel vs. dragging cursor
My step tuning is set for 100.   When I rotate the mouse wheel the radio will tune in 100 Hz steps.  If I place my mouse cursor in the pa...
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Photo of Joe N3HEE
Bit Cable Triggers - Multiple Bands Per Pin
It would be nice to be able to trigger on multiple bands per pin.  For example trigger pin 1 for 80 and 30 meters.  This would better acc...
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Photo of Everett B. Simonds
dx engineering RR8B Band Control
After moving to a new location I'm finally going to have my tower re-installed.  I'm planning on using a DX Engineering RR8B remote anten...
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Photo of Marty Ray
Provide a way to generate sidetone without using key
The 6400M/6600M need the capability to quickly generate sidetone for setting the tone frequency and to allow the operator to zero beat a ...
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Photo of Geoff - W8GNM
60M operation with ver 2.3.9 software
TUNE and MOX functions are not working on all 60m channels using software version 2.3.9 running on Flex 6600M. Neither MOX or TUNE funct...
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Photo of David Holmgren
Quality Microphone Audio
I think most people are lured into a Flex based upon how great they sound on the air.  I was in that camp so when I couldn't get mine to ...
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Photo of Hel, OE8TTR
How loud is the 6600?
Hello, being a Flex-6500 user, I'ld like to upgrade for a 6600 BUT before I do this, I'ld like to know about the fan-noise from the 6600....
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Photo of Andrew Thall
Great customer service
Tim Ellison, W4TME, Customer Experience Manager, gave me great service in helping me figure out what went wrong with my 6300 -- which is ...
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Photo of Don - kx9q
WSJT-X and Flex not Playing Together
I am running WSJT-X with the Flex 6700.  Just recently in fact starting yesterday when WSJT went into transmit mode I could tell the radi...
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Photo of Jeff - G4IUA
New 6600M problems?
I seem to have some problems with my 3 day old 6600M but I hope it is down to something I am doing (or not doing).  Using either VFO ...
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Photo of Mark Erbaugh
zoom to segment
I tune to a CW frequency (7.030 MHz), and click the little S button to zoom to segment. The panafall zooms to 7.125 to 7.300 and shows th...
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Photo of Jim K4JAF
6600 Boot
Received new 6600, will not boot.  Flashes green for many minutes.  Have tried to initialize by holding on/off key until it goes white, f...
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