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[aprssig] Help setting up Kenwood D700A

Curt Mills archer at eskimo.com
Wed Sep 14 05:24:12 UTC 2005


On Sun, 11 Sep 2005, Andy Gonzales wrote:

> APRS point has to be on the low side of the scale regarding
> utility and documentation. The best thing about it is that you get
> MapPoint for free and I use that all the time for a lot of
> deifferent things.

> I also had problems seeing myself.  You know that you don't
> actually see your RF coming back to you as a position report.  For
> he radio only you get "MY POSITION" on the screen with an optional
> beep.  What you see in the software is basically a copy of the
> packet going out.  APRSpoint was very hit and miss.  I also had
> problems with objects and findu.  If you try sending your position
> manually (F6) you should see the "ON AIR" mesage on the radio.

If you're a registered owner of one of the APRS programs and aren't
happy with any of the features, or think there should be new
features added, send a note to the software developer(s).  That's
the only way they're going to know what the users want.

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