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Show Us Your FlexRadio In Your Shack
I thought it might be fun to have us Flex users show a picture of their FlexRadio in their shack. Here is my 6600M in my shack. It's i...
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Flex 6xxx Fan Replacement
There has been great concern about fan failure and replacement in the fgpa fan speed thread.  That thread has gotten almost impossibly lo...
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SmartLink service needs to be more robust
I can see that there are a quite a number of posts and with that occasions when the SmartLink Service has been down for remote action.If ...
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EQ Always Active?
If the EQ button is enabled (Blue) the EQ is active on received signals whether the RX button is enabled or disabled. Is that correct?  ...
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5000a Remote Operation "How do you do it"
Hello, I have never did this before---- never thought I would ever use it. Now we have a mountain cabin in Idaho---- well heck, let's ...
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SmartLink server down?
SmartLink server seems to be down  Tried on both my computers and IPAD both radios my 6700 and 6600M  SmartSDR, and SmartSDR IOS  Anyone ...
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Smartlink Not Opening at Remote location (Attached Video)
Rig-6500 with latest version Yesterday it opened and work great several times throughout the day. I have logged into the the home PC and ...
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Using a Smart switch for Remote IP 10.0??
So—I am new to using any type of remote operations. I thought I needed a way to disconnect the radio in case it locks up or something g...
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Direct PC Connection
Probably a dumb question so here is goes-- Can a use a cat 5 splitter to connect both the shack pc and the flex radio? I seem to be runni...
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Upgrading to v2.xx------ Yes or No
Currently running the 6500 with version 1.11.12 I have be debating and whether to upgrade to v2.x for quite some time now but haven’t ...
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parallels access no audio
I have just downloaded Parallels Access on the host computer located at the shack. The wife have the iPad so not able to try that at this...
  • Larry Williamson, 5 months ago

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Case fan noise
Just wondering ??  After 5 months of living with a Flex 6500 and Maestro,  I have gotten use to all the quirks that happen and the long l...
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Flex NB really needs improvement
I have read posts on the forum before being critical of the Flex NB and NR not working.  Many times the Flex defenders swoop in and post ...
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Low RFI wall warts?
I'm slowly working down the noise floor that is bothersome in the lower bands.  I've made some decent progress with robust grounding of a...
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No Flex Net Today
No Flex Net due to contest!    And next weekend is start of Daylight savings,   remember that the Flex Net meets or tries to meet every w...
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How do I get my Flex 6500 to generate a CTCSS tone so I can participate in a weekly net on our local 2m repeater?
I'm going to order a 146 MHz ASSEMBLED TRANSVERTER in in 146 MHz so I can use our local repeater for a weekly net that I use using my HT....
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Automatic key up upon startup
I have ran into an interesting occurrence about 4 times in the last couple weeks. When I am finished for the day I usually leave the fl...
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WSPR & Cat Control
Hello, I have WSPR up and running fine however I have yet to be able to get the cat control to connect to the rig. I have WSJT-X working ...
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Why so few eHam reviews?
Every now and then I'd go to the Reviews section of eHam to see what others are writing about. What strikes me as very unusual is how few...
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really not easy to buy a Flex today
my 6700 got hardware failure and even whit urgent ticket it still on tech bench after near 45 day ,and still no real news since  my  r...
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