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Re: Ok got the 350 connected to the OT2m

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  • brianbarker460
    Thank you, I sent the message from the Nuvi and it seems to have fixed it, that is great. I went back into otconfig and I had the k / in the wrong boxes.
    Message 1 of 9 , Apr 1 7:59 PM
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      Thank you, I sent the message from the Nuvi and it seems to have fixed it, that is great.

      I went back into otconfig and I had the k / in the wrong boxes.



      --- In tracker2@yahoogroups.com, "Keith VE7GDH" <ve7gdh@...> wrote:
      >
      > Brian KD0FBK wrote...
      >
      > > I show up just fine here www.openaprs.net/ zip code 66071 or KD0FBK-1
      > > I have noticed that on the other link several stations around this are
      > > don't show up
      >
      > 2009-04-01 23:19:39 UTC:
      > KD0FBK-1>APOT2A,WIDE1-1,WIDE2-1,qAR,K0SUN-10
      > :!3855.26Nk09445.78W/214/064/A=001074 14.0V 29C
      > [Invalid uncompressed location]
      >
      > You're getting closer, but it looks like you have the table and symbol
      > character backwards - hi! To fix it, do one of the following. Either...
      >
      > 1) send a message from the Nuvi to fix it...
      >
      > --SYM /k
      >
      > 2) or you can fix it in otwincfg.exe
      >
      > symbol table /
      > symbol code k
      >
      > 3) or run otwincfg.exe to put it into AMODE AUTO so you can open up a
      > terminal program and then in the terminal program, enter...
      >
      > SYM /k (or SYMBOL /k)
      >
      > Of course, if you have to run otwincfg.exe before you can gain access
      > from a terminal program, you might as well just fix it in otwincfg.exe!
      >
      > 4) or by sending an APRS message to it from elsewhere (if you have your
      > callsign in the AUTHLIST) to it. The message would go to KD0FBK-1 and
      > the content of the message would be "cmd SYM /k" without the quotes...
      > assuming you aren't using password access control.
      >
      > If you were trying to enter the SUV instead of truck symbol, you
      > wouldn't be able to fix it from the Nuvi as you can't enter a backslash.
      >
      > 73 es cul - Keith VE7GDH
      > --
      > "I may be lost, but I know exactly where I am!"
      >
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