(Memory Channels) last few digits of frequency changing.

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I noticed my channel list a lot of them have 1 at the end  or .999.
I have  cold rebooted and restarted every thing they come back.
Some frequencies are rounded off numbers as well, like 14,299.000 instead of like 14.300 or
a bunch of them similar rounding 14.299.001,or  14.164.999
When I clicked to use them they where not 14,299.000 it would be right on 14,300.000 on the flagpole/slice.

I spent like 30 minutes to correct this and they came back.

A while back I did the calibration on the radio against wwv wondering if that did it the ppm did change some.

Where is this coming from? I don't use memories a whole lot but just went through and corrected all of them for them to come back oddly again.
I never seen this before.
 73 Jeff.

Ideas? reset time?
Afraid to re-import saved files it may do it again.

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Posted 1 year ago

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Photo of Rob G6EIH


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Have the same problem here with 2.4.9, did a full reset and imported the memories again with the same errors showing. The memories were saved with the previous version and worked fine.
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Flex...Please tell us how the memories work internal so we can understand this.
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Dennis Terry W4SG

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If I were to guess, they save the frequencies as a floating point number and the conversion(s) are imprecise.  Sounds like this "feature" is new with 2.4.9.
Just my $0.02.

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Thanks for the replies. I will wait it out and see what happens in the next version.

Glad to know I was not the only one having this issue.