Requesting remote help for IC-7300 with FT-8

Discussion in 'Software Defined Radio (SDR)' started by W0XS, Dec 27, 2018.

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  1. VA3VF

    VA3VF Ham Member QRZ Page

    Try this. Go to the WSJT-X frequency tab in settings, right click inside the frequency table, reset will be an option, click on that.
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  2. ND6M

    ND6M Ham Member QRZ Page

    You noticed the RED and Yellow frequency display and no "band indication" to the left of it too.
  3. W0XS

    W0XS Ham Member QRZ Page

    There is a green circle with an “S” between the band and frequency display, does that mean I’m in split mode?
  4. W0XS

    W0XS Ham Member QRZ Page

    Many thanks to James Baxter K0UA who spent a lot of time on the phone and Teamviewer with me to get my WSJT-X software for FT8 to work again. It seems a critical file had gone missing that was not part of the new version download, and a couple of other issues!!! Thanks so much James!
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  5. K4AGO

    K4AGO Ham Member QRZ Page

    Hams helping hams... Just like we are supposed to.... My hat is off to you James for helping George .... BRAVO !!! and Thank you from all of us hams.
  6. K5XOM

    K5XOM Ham Member QRZ Page

    I a few months ago I had been using FT8 with my IC-7300 with out any problems. Had the instruction written down so that when I used it the settings were correct.
    I got away from it for awhile and didn't get on the air in FT8 mode.
    So here I am today trying work with it. The problem I am having is I don't get any messages in the Band Activity window from stations transmitting. The waterfall is relatively filed with signals though. I have gone through checking setting in the program as well as the IC-7300, but something just isn't right. It's beyond me at this point.
  7. K5XOM

    K5XOM Ham Member QRZ Page

    I probably should have made a new thread.
  8. DK7OB

    DK7OB Ham Member QRZ Page

    Is your PC clock correct?
  9. K4MJA

    K4MJA XML Subscriber QRZ Page

    Are you using WSJT-X 2.0? The new version is not compatible with 1.9 and older; everybody is on it now

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