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Photo of Phill Beistel
2.1.30 SmartSDR upgrade
Finished the upgrade to 2.1.30 on both my Maestro and Desktop (windows-10) machine. The upgrade went flawlessly and the new features work...
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Maestro loses wifi after upgrade to latest software
After upgrading to the latest software, my Maestro will no longer see my wifi access points. The Ethernet connection works fine; but no w...
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Photo of Willem (PD0OHW)
Is it possible to connect a Flex 6500 via Blue tooth to a Desc and or Lab Top?
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Photo of David Marotti
Maestro disconnects from my 6500 even though it is hard wired through a 5 port switch
So my Maestro is hard-wired to a 5 port switch; the same 5 port switch that the 6500 plugs into.  All software installed is version 2.0.1...
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Photo of Mark Erbaugh
Power Off Maestro
Is there any difference in shutting down the Maestro between briefly holding and releasing the power button and holding the power button ...
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Photo of Larry - WA7LZO
Maestro Online - In The Bar!
Great reception at the bar, as the joint's WiFi works OK. Oh, and that's a nice snifter of Courvoisier XO cognac my brother Jim, KA7GZR, ...
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We need a case for the Maestro
The Maestro is a nice piece of equipment but is not easy to transport safely. A carrying case would be a nice option to have available.
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Time wrong when Maestro boots up.
I have noticed that when my Maestro boots up that the time that flashes up is three hours off from my time. Probably not of any consequen...
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Photo of Andrew Thall
What Computer Shoud I buy?
Now that the dust has settled (for the most part) on SSDR 2.0, I am thinking about buying a new computer.  I can go with Windows 7 or Win...
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Photo of Bill -VA3WTB
Anyone still using FreeDV?
I read the old post about FreeDV, are people still using it, and what do I need to do these days to try it?
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Photo of John Week
is it just me?
I've paid for v2, but can't get the radio to register.  I've tried all the tips listed here and opened a help desk ticket to no avail.  M...
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Photo of Ron Schwartz
V2 6500 Fan Always Running
Since the V2 upgrade the fan on my 6500 is always running (even if the radio is on with no client attached).  Has something changed? Tha...
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sneak peekl
In Tim's latest message about sneak peek, the links he provided do not work. Error 404
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Photo of Steven G1XOW
v2 Sneak peek
 With previous versions of SSDR, Tim at Flex has issued "sneak peek" info on new features, improvements and release notes.When will we se...
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IPS2222 remote switch and Dynamic DNS problem.
A while back I suggested the use of the IPS2222 Ethernet IP controller from Bulgaria for turning on the Flex 6500 remotely. While helping...
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Photo of Andrew Thall
w3ex please contact me -- I need your help!!
Tom, I bought the IPS2222 and am having major problems getting it set up.  I followed the IPv4 settings and accessed the log-in page and ...
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Photo of Andrew Thall
SmartSDR 2.0 question
Will I be able to turn my 6300 on and off when operating remotely or will I need to leave it on the entire time I'm away from home?
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Transverters from http://transverters-store.com/ and the Flex 6500
I need some help hooking up the 144 MHz transverter from http://transverters-store.com/. What are the connections between the transverter...
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Photo of Tony
2 METER TRANSVERTER OPTIONS
I would like to enjoy my 6500 on 2 meters working SSB, Digital and FM. I've seen a few posts out there but can anyone recommend a few Tra...
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Photo of David G4NRT / Z21NRT
Waiting on Hardware Initialization (W, ETH)
Waiting on Hardware Initialization (W, ETH) after attempting upgrade.  6500 and SSDR for Windows upgraded without any problem. I am now ...
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