Re: winkeyer question on amateur contact log


So you need to make sure that you are getting the message that says something to the effect "WinKeyer Version XXX opened - success ! " when you tell it to configure WinKeyer.  If you aren't seeing that confirmation, then WinKeyer is not active.  If you're seeing the confirmation, make sure you have all the desired options checked - correct keying output port, sidetone enable/disable, speed pot lock/unlock, etc. and then use the "test" button at the bottom to make sure you're hearing the WinKeyer respond.  If it doesn't respond, then something is amiss.  If it does respond (I think it sends a series of V's, then your call), then click the "done" button to exit.  Do not click the "close" button or you'll turn the WinKeyer off.

Mark KN7T

From: "Jed Barton jed@... [N3FJP_Software_Users]"
To: "N3FJP Software Users"
Sent: Tuesday, June 26, 2018 12:05:38 PM
Subject: Re: [N3FJP_Software_Users] winkeyer question on amateur contact log


ok, so there appears to be some sort of issue. I have the com port
set correctly. What else do i need to set in the winkeyer setup? I
just left all of the defaults.


On 6/26/18, darkstar7@... [N3FJP_Software_Users]
> Jed,
> You should be in the main log window and you use the F keys to send the
> programmed message or exchange if that's what you're after. There are
> special characters used to create a message or exchange in the WinKeyer
> window (where you define each F key function). Make sure that the WinKeyer
> was confirmed "open - success !" before you close that window or it won't
> function.
> 73
> Mark KN7T
> ----- Original Message -----
> From: "Jed Barton jed@... [N3FJP_Software_Users]"
> To: "n3fjp_software_users"
> Sent: Tuesday, June 26, 2018 10:17:08 AM
> Subject: [N3FJP_Software_Users] winkeyer question on amateur contact log
> Hey guys,
> OK a question. It looks like i have configured the winkeyer in
> amateur contact log. So what window should i be in when i want it to
> transmit?
> I'm in the main window right now where i can tab through the fields to
> enter the call and all that. Any ideas?
> Thanks,
> Jed

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