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Programs and applications that are used to assist with Amateur Radio operations.

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WIFI PACKETS AMPLITUDE AND DISTORTION [closed]

How is it that a computer receiving packets through wifi doesn't get those wifi packets distorted often? Wouldn't things like other radio waves interfere with the signal often? How does my computers ...
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What protocol or API does WebSDR use to stream audio?

What documented protocol or API does WebSDR use to stream audio over the internet? I'm interested in capturing a WebSDR audio stream using a small embedded device which has lots of audio DSP ...
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International Broadcast - database programs? [closed]

In my search to identify the stations I can (barely) hear on my small shortwave setup, I discovered the HFCC. They have a tool that takes your location and UTC time, and provides a list of stations ...
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Command-line satellite tracking software

Is there any software similar to Gpredict but which can be used without a GUI and can control rotor Az/EL and radio doppler shift? I'm using Linux in particular, especially Ubuntu 14.04. Currently, I ...
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Is there an audio feature for Gpredict?

I am trying to learn about how to talk to satellites and the ARISS via ham radio. What I am wondering is if there is an audio feature I can access for the azimuth. In the sun, I cannot really see the ...
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Can one modify footprints in Gpredict?

I have created a TLE to represent my theoretical satellite whose orbit I wish to plot using Gpredict. I have managed to load it all up onto the program and it is looking good, but one thing remains - ...
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Contact Logging Software and Geospatial Mapping

Does anyone know of software and/or techniques to effectively and efficiently to: Merge contact logging with displaying location information on a digital map; e.g. Google Earth/Map I would like to be ...
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Track cubesat with webSDR, is is feasible?

WebSDR is a Software-Defined Radio receiver connected to the internet. Here is being said "OK for HF but no good for VHF / UHF". I was thinking to use it for cubesat reception but given that the ...
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Software TNC's for Linux? (targeted to BPSK1200)

Are there any software TNC's (like SoundModem) for Linux? This is limited to the ones which deal with BPSK1200 (used by cubesat projects). For some cases Warbler will suffice.
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How can I send a voice message from my PC to HT radios?

I would like to know how to transmit a voice message from my PC by software, to my HT radios at a specific channel. My radios are Baofeng BF-A5. Do you know of software to deal with it?
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Do aprs.fi and APRS-IS use the same credentials?

I have an account/profile on aprs.fi, and now I am trying to use APRSdroid, which requested my credentials. Can I use the password from aprs.fi for it? I am unable to register/submit my application ...
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Some softwares that can decode CW, AX25, RTTY, PSK etc [closed]

What are some softwares that can decode CW, AX25, RTTY, PSK etc? Hope that the softwares provided are freeware or open source.
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Is there a rtl-sdr wrapper for the funcube dongle?

I would like to use some software packages, such as rtl_433, that are written with the RTL-SDR library with a FUNcube Dongle instead. Is there a wrapper that would allow the FUNcube Dongle to be used ...
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What SDR software is available that provides internet control?

I plan to use a SoftRock Ensemble RX II to receive HF transmissions. I'd like to be able to use it wherever I am when I have a few minutes, though, so I'm wondering what software exists that would ...
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Is there a standard data format for station/channel/band information?

Does there exist a de facto standard data (file) format, or even several common formats, for representing information about radio stations, channels, and/or bands? I am writing software which would ...
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GNU/Linux contest logging software? [closed]

What contest logging software exists for the GNU/Linux operating system?

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