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Is the 6600 corruptible from power loss?
The idea is simple. I can remotely switch the power to my 12 volt supply. This will cause the radio to turn off. At the same time the Dow...
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Beginner remote operations with an amplifier - Get me started
I currently run my 6300 with an Ameritron ALS-600 and an LDG AT-600ProII tuner. I have three wire antennas on an Alpha Delta manual switc...
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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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Some great YouTube videos on profiles and using full duplex to eq mikes
This is praise not about my 6500 (not enough space here to do that) but about YouTube videos, by Al, K0CN on using and managing profiles ...
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Win 10 or win 7?
New to the Flex system. Have recently ordered the 6600 and shipping is in the April timeframe. I'm getting ready by reading the forum to ...
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Windows 10 Home or Pro?
I'm about ready to buy a new PC for my shack.  Is Windows 10 Pro a better choice over Windows 10 Home?  And does SmartSDR play better wit...
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Pop up Window Problem in SmartSDR 2.1.30
I am using SmartSDR 2.1.30 with a Flex 6700.  When I open a popup window on the panadaptor, I get a white box with 3 options – Tune Guid...
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What is the purpose of the quick record button?
I'm an extremely new user of Flex so please bear with me.  What is the use of the quick record button? I can't seem to get it to do anyth...
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Flex 6300 Mechanical Noise
My Flex 6300 makes this semi-periodic noise on receive from inside the case. I understand the fans run all the time. This almost sounds l...
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Win Update Disabler
I found an app that might be useful for stopping Windows 10 updates.  You can get it at this link http://www.site2unblock.com/win-updates...
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Remote Antenna Switch
I have an Ameritron RCS-8V Remote Coax Switch. Now that the Flex can output from the USB ports, I would like to use some sort of USB rela...
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I need to RTFM: Is there a single page that lists all the available documents?
Is there a single page that lists all of the available manuals and how-to-guides for SmartSDR and the Signature Series?  I can find them ...
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Field Day 2017
Hi guys/gals... I'd be interested in hearing any experiences using Flex (or not) during their Field Day activities this year. Personally,...
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Avast Anti-Virus Firewall update blocked Flex. Need to change Avast settings
I use Avast anti virus. Avast updated this morning and I could no longer use my Flex 6700. It did not show up in SSDR. I checked and the...
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Introduction - New User
My 6300 has been shipped! I am joining the club. I am a long time DXLABS user with my Kenwood TS-590. Of course I plan to continue to us...
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