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2051Re: [dxatlas] FT-1000MP MARK V CAT to CW Skimmer

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  • Pete Smith
    Aug 18, 2010
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      Forgive me if this is silly, but are you trying to connect with Skimmer
      while running another program that is talking to the same port on the
      radio? I did that a few times, and Omnirig always failed gracefully but
      completely.

      73, Pete N4ZR

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      On 8/18/2010 12:52 PM, PT2CC Yahoo wrote:
      > I am trying to connect CW Skimmer to FT-1000MP MARK V CAT using the same configurations tested and working fine on MIXW, HRD, N1MM and DX4Win but the connections is always fail and CWS message is: Radio is not responding.
      >
      > PC -> Windows 7, logged with administrator rights
      > FT-1000MP MARK V manual says: Each byte sent consists of one start bit, 8 data bits, no parity and two stop bits. This is 4800 bits/sec 8N2, confirmed with all software listed above.
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      > I amd not shure about the "RTS Handshake" meaning on Omini-Rig settings. I have tryed all combinations with no positive result.
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      > What do I am doing wrong? Any ideas, please
      >
      > Omni-Rig Settings:
      >
      > Rig type: FT-1000 MP
      > Port COM 5
      > Baud rate 4800
      > Data bits 8
      > Parity None
      > Stop bits 2
      > RTS Low - I have changed it to all combinations before
      > DTR High
      > Poll int 500
      > Timeout 4000
      >
      > * MIXW, DX4WIN etc.: RTS Always off DTR Always on
      >
      > PC COM port
      > Bits/seg 4800
      > Data bits 8
      > Parity None
      > Stop bits 2
      > Flow control None
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