> To: V4Protocol@yahoogroups.com
> From: g3nrw-radio@...
> Date: Thu, 1 Nov 2012 18:31:04 +0000
> Subject: [V4Protocol] Announcing CAT590: Generating and Monitoring TS-590S CAT Commands and Responses
> I recently needed a simple tool to create and monitor TS-590S CAT
> control commands and responses. The result was CAT590.
> CAT590 is a diagnostic program that lets you send TS-590S computer
> control commands from the PC to the radio, then monitors the responses
> from the radio. CAT590 is an Excel VBA program, and requires Excel to
> The program is very easy to use. After connecting the program to the
> radio, you simply enter a CAT command (for example, "FA;" to read the
> VFO-A frequency), then click on the "Send Command" button to send the
> command to the radio. The response from the radio (for example,
> "FA00007124000;") then appears.
> To download the CAT590 program and associated documentation, go to the
> "TS-590S Resources Page":
> Click on the red "CAT950" button. A short description of the program
> will appear, together with links for the software and documentation.