Please add FT8 mode

Discussion in 'Logbook User Forum' started by KG2C, Jul 2, 2017.

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  1. K8YK

    K8YK XML Subscriber QRZ Page

    So when is FT8 being added?
  2. W1DQ

    W1DQ Logbook Administrator Volunteer Moderator Volunteer DX Helper Platinum Subscriber QRZ Page

    Not until it is listed by ADIF in their latest specification release, whenever that happens.
  3. N6PAT

    N6PAT Platinum Subscriber Platinum Subscriber QRZ Page

    For now I'm logging my FT8 contacts as RTTY as I don't use that. Then when FT8 is added I know which ones to change.

    Also for LOTW I added a mapping spec to TQSL to map FT8 to DATA so it will upload.
  4. KP4SX

    KP4SX Premium Subscriber QRZ Page

    Seems to work for me.
  5. N4TTN

    N4TTN Premium Subscriber QRZ Page

    You imported those though. The drop down to manually add one isn't there yet and won't be until the ADIF specification is approved.
  6. AG7GX

    AG7GX Ham Member QRZ Page

    I've been logging mine as JT9 and then putting FT8 in the comments. But now I'm finding that it's really causing confusion with my contacts because our log entries don't match up. :(
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  7. AF4K

    AF4K Ham Member QRZ Page

    AMEN!! Please add FT8 mode! Thousands of us are using it!
    Please also add T10 mode! - Bry AF4K
  8. KM6JD

    KM6JD XML Subscriber QRZ Page

    The FT8 mode is now being recognized by and eQSL. But when I try to send my QRZ logged FT8 QSO's to LoTW it gives me an error message. Does anyone else have this problem? FT8 sure is a fun mode especially when using the auto sequencer function.
    73 Sal KM6JD
  9. VE3TMT

    VE3TMT XML Subscriber QRZ Page

    I uploaded my FT8 QSO's last night only to find the 20m and 40m frequencies are off by 1 KHz. If I try to edit the entry, it saves it as an AM QSO!!!

    Not sure how they got entered incorrectly, I used OmniRig, and the drop down table in WSJT. Radio always showed 14.074 etc.
  10. KK2DOG

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    No joy from LoTW either.

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