Here are some odds and ends regarding remote control Continue reading “Remote control setup step 6. other”
WriteLog Remote control adds a configuration option for rotators.
Continue reading “Remote control setup step 4. rotators”
Remote Site Setup Ports
WriteLog remote control of rigs has several options to understand. Its setup begins back at the remote site.
Continue reading “Remote control setup step 3. Rig control”
At the control site, there are multiple setup steps required. It starts with the way you bring up WriteLog.
Continue reading “Remote control setup step 2. Connect”
The first step to setting up remote control is to use the Setup/Remote-Control menu entry at the remote site.
Continue reading “Remote control setup step 1”
Compared to WriteLog Flex driver 12.26, this update only updates to the latest Microsoft and other third party libraries such that it provides installation compatibility with future versions of WriteLog. There is no new functionality, but, in the future, WriteLog installers will reject the older Flex driver installations and insist on this new one.
WlFlexDriver1227B.exe The latest is now WlFlexDriver1227C.exe which installs exactly the same product as 1227B but fixes an installer issue that prevented installing on Win10 systems with certain policy settings.
There is increasing interest in implementing the ability to have an operator man an operating position at a contest station while not being physically present at the controls. The remoting is enabled by the presence of reliable broadband connections at both ends of the link: at the station where the rigs and antennas are (which I will call the remote site) and where the operator happens to be (which I will call the control site.) There is not an ideal or optimal implementation for this use. The design tradeoffs required are different for various remote sites and even each control site. There can be different solutions, each with its own compromises, and here is no optimal hardware nor software solution available. Continue reading “Remote Control analysis”
WriteLog’s FlexRadio driver is updated to support the changed SmartLink login procedure effective now (March 16, 2018). If you are not using SmartLink, you are not affected. The download is: WlFlexDriver1226C.exe
The latest FlexRadio driver for Writelog, WlFlexDriver1225G.exe, adds support for FlexRadio’s SmartLink. Continue reading “WriteLog Flex driver 12.25G posted”