locked WSJT-X and FT-1000D


jim.kc4hw@...
 

Using WSJT-X, v1.80 and FT-1000D for Digital Modes (especially FT-8). The interface for
the CAT Control is from MFJ.

Unfortunately, the CAT Control with WSJT-X for the FT-1000D seems to be intermittent. It
will just drop out and another dialog comes up that indicates that communication has failed
and to check SETTINGS. Here are the setting for the FT-1000D in use:

CAT Contro
Serial Port COM4
Baud Rate: 4800
Data Bits: 8
Stop Bits: 2
Handshake: None
Force Control Lines:
DTR: No selection
RTS: RTS High
PTT Method: VOX
Transmit Audio Source: Front/Mic
Mode: USB

This setup seems to work with Logger 32, Writelog but is intermittent with WSJT-X.

Anyone using a FT-1000D have a solution to this intermittent CAT Control problem with
WSJT-X???

Jim/KC4HW

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