Do CAT Cables Function when PC Is off?

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Since I rarely run Windows, I'm wondering if I can create CAT cables to band switch my amplifier (KPA500) and tuner (KAT500) without having SmartCAT running? Anyone have advice, before I go poking and pulling?

I imagine I need to create them under Windows, but wonder if they're available after shutdown?
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George Molnar, KF2T, Elmer

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The answer appears to be YES.
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Tim - W4TME, Customer Experience Manager

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It is YES.  The USB cable feature has absolutely no dependency on the standalone CAT application.
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