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InstantTune 1.09



> Thanks to Tony, AA2TX, author of InstantTune, I have figured out my
> problem - I think.  At least it's worked thus far.  Yep, call me a
> "dough-head," but I had tracking turned on on the radio.  Apparently, if
> you've programmed satellite freqs into your radio and have tracking turned
> on, InstantTune goes to the last used memory channel in SAT mode.  If that
> memory channel had tracking turned on, it stays on for the duration with
> InstantTune.  I created a new memory channel without tracking, called it
> ITUNE, and all is working well for now.
>
> If the tracking function caveat is mentioned in the InstantTune manual, I
> missed it.
>
> Thanks for all the help from the BB.
>
> Tnx es 73,
>
> Joel Black
> jbblack1@earthlink.net
> k2sat@amsat.org
>
>
> ----- Original Message -----
> From: "Joel Black" <jbblack1@earthlink.net>
> To: "AMSAT-BB" <amsat-bb@AMSAT.Org>
> Sent: Sunday, January 20, 2002 1:45 PM
> Subject: Re: [amsat-bb] InstantTune 1.09
>
>
> > Thanks for all the help, but I have not yet figured out my problem.  I
> tried
> > one of the suggestions - increase the CAT speed to 9600.  I haven't
tried
> > 57k6 yet as my InstantTrack PC is an old 486SLC laptop.  I don't know if
> its
> > COM ports support UART 16550.
> >
> > I didn't try the suggestion regarding wiping my memories as there is not
> > anything (that I know of) that I can back my memories up to and
re-install
> > into the radio.
> >
> > I didn't try the SatPC32 software - yet.  I'm hardheaded and am trying
to
> > make this work with the old laptop running DOS mainly because I cannot
> make
> > FODTrack work with WinXP and NOVA.
> >
> > It appears that others are having the same problem; however, the
software
> > author is not having this problem.  I don't know what the issue is with
my
> > situation.  All is well unless I make radical frequency changes with the
> > main VFO.  This problem does not occur with the sub-tune VFO.
> >
> > Here's my setup:
> >
> >     InstantTrack 1.52
> >     InstantTune 1.09
> >     NEC Versa V/50 486SLC laptop w/ 16MB RAM (UART16550???)
> >     FODTrack
> >     Yaesu FT847
> >
> > Tnx es 73,
> >
> > Joel Black
> > jbblack1@earthlink.net
> > k2sat@amsat.org
> >
> > ----- Original Message -----
> > From: "Joel Black" <jbblack1@earthlink.net>
> > To: "AMSAT-BB" <amsat-bb@AMSAT.Org>
> > Sent: Saturday, January 19, 2002 7:49 AM
> > Subject: [amsat-bb] InstantTune 1.09
> >
> >
> > > I have discovered that if I tune too quickly with the main VFO on the
> 847
> > > using InstantTune 1.09, the main VFO will loose its mind.  For
example,
> if
> > I
> > > tune on FO29 with the main VFO knob all is well unless I make a
drastic
> > > change.  Then the VFO will start flip-flopping from 2m LSB to 70cm USB
> > > erratically.  I've also seen the VFO go to the 1.5MHz range.  Has
anyone
> > > else experienced this and, aside from not making large changes in the
> VFO,
> > > how do I fix this problem?
> > >
> > > Tnx es 73,
> > >
> > > Joel Black
> > > jbblack1@earthlink.net
> > > k2sat@amsat.org
> > >
> > >
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