Configuring WinWarbler for CW Operation

  1. on the Configuration window's CW tab

    1. set the Xcvr mode selector to CW

    2. set the CW offset (hz) to 0 (or leave the box empty)

    3. set the Default TxPwr to the power (in watts) you'll use when operating in CW

      a.check the display xmit/rcv characters box

    4. in the Keyboard mode panel

      • uncheck the auto start and auto stop boxes (explore these later)

      • select character (if you are using an amplifier, word is more appropriate)

    5. in the PTT panel

      • check the assert PTT during CW box

      • if you aren't using an amplifier, set the lead time and lag time to 0; if you are using an amplifier, set these as necessary to prevent hot switching

    6. set the Keying panel as required by the CW connection

    7. in the Weight panel

      • set dot to 1

      • set dash to 3

      • set element space to 1

      • set character space to 3

      • set word space to 7

    8. in the Cut numbers panel, check the use cut #s in macros box if you want number transmitted by macros to be sent in abbreviated form (e.g. N instead of 9)

  2. on the Main window,

    1. set the Operating Mode panel to CW

    2. in the CW transmit panel

      • check the PTT box

      • uncheck the tunebox

Other CW options

Setting up CW, Phone, PSK, and RTTY Operation

Getting Started with CW, Phone, PSK, and RTTY Operation

Getting Started with DXLab

ConfigureCW (last edited 2020-01-26 07:36:15 by AA6YQ)