USB to 1K-FA

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Hi All,

I've scanned the forums here but I'm not totally finding what I hope to find.

I just connected USB from the Flex6500 to the SPE-1KFA amp following the USB cable directions.  The amp follows frequency beautifully. 

However whenever I put the amp in operate mode it seems to want to drive my power on the flex to the max value and it will not allow me to change it.

I was a little surprised by this.  I can see in the log that a PC command is sent back to the flex.  It seems this value changes to 100 when operate mode is set.

Is there a way to disable this?  I was hoping to just use the USB cable to have the amp follow frequency.  

Yes I know about DDUTIL but I don't want to go that route for remote op.   

Thanks in advance!
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Hello Mark,

I had the same problem. View responses to my posting:
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Ah Tom,

Thanks... I had missed the little PC= thing...  Did that and now all is happy!
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It bit me during a contest. Then I actually read the manual. :)