CWX Messages

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Is there any way of PERMANENTLY deleting the CWX messages in global profiles, other than deleting all the global profiles and starting afresh? I have asked this before, but didn't get a definitive answer that worked!  Using Flex 6600 version 2.6.1
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Roger Cooke

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AH0U

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I just highlight them and then hit delete. on the keyboard... and they go away for ever
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Roger Cooke

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Well, it sounds simple! I have tried this dozens of times, but they do NOT stay deleted at all. I have been through ALL my Global profiles and deleted ALL the CWX messages, and whilst it appears to "delete", by the time I finish going through them all and check from the beginning again, there they are, staring me in the face!. I have tried deleting and rebooting SDR too, to no avail!  Suffering this in a contest is difficult, because hitting F1 to call CQ can sometimes cause it to revert to the call in the CWX messages, which I don't want. Hopefully this can be fixed at the same time as fixing the power drop to zero when  on CW, intermittent but frequent and very annoying!
   I explained this problem to a local friend who also said it was easy to delete the CWX messages and he then  found exactly the same problem!
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Roger Cooke

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Hi Tim.  Your routine does work, but you must save each individual profile. I didn't realise that. Perhaps it might be good to put instructions in the manual for information  to new owners! Thank goodness I now know how to do it properly!
  Hopefully the power drop off will be fixed soon too, that is really annoying!
Many thanks for your help.
73 de Roger, G3LDI
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Roger Cooke

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well, here I am again!! During the CWT this evening ALL the CWX messages returned.    AAARRRGGGHHH!
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By chance, did you load an older profile that contained what you wanted for
the CWT. If that profile contained the CWX messages, that is maybe what
happened.
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Roger Cooke

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I'm pretty sure I went through ALL the profiles and dealt with them all. I am just about to start again however!!  Thanks for the suggestion, it could be I overlooked one I guess. I do have some time to spare (!) now so will try to get this fixed once and for all.
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I must have missed one. I went through all the profiles and checked each one. So far I have no CWX messages showing!!  73 de Roger, G3LDI