Great service from W & S, DVDongle arrived this morning!
Followed carefully all intructions, installed DVTool programme. Tried
unit on both computers, same results, no audio being received. Both
firewalls "asked" if connection was to be allowed, so no problems in
that respect. All LED's flicker on plug in followed by slow pulsing
of green only before DVTool is launched.
On launch we get Device Name, Boot version etc, so it seems to be
talking to computers. My callsign typed into correct box. Connecting
to Gateway times immediatly out on some very distant stations but on
others counts down for a few secs then reports "user update mycall"
with the Gateway callsign, so can only assume all working so far.
LED's now lit are green fast flicker, Blue slower, oranged steady.
Connection to Gateway seems to expire after varying times on all
The item which may be the reason for hearing nothing is that I
haven't yet bought a USB headset. I was interested in listening
around for a while before purchasing the next item. The Audio input
is selected to the soundcard and the audio system is definitely
switched onto the speakers. If the volumn is turned up flat out a
slight ripple can be heard, there is no sound at all when the
DVDongle is NOT connected. There is no mike connected so have not
done the loopthrough test of course.
Do you have to connect to the web (Broadband) first, or will
launching DVTools do that for you, it makes no difference here, no