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a. set the '''Operating Mode''' panel to ''RTTY''
  a. set the '''Operating Mode''' panel to ''RTTY''
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  a. check the '''enabled''' box
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  a. check the '''enabled''' box   a. set the '''Speed''' to ''45.45''
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  a. set the '''Speed''' to ''45.45''   a. set the '''Shift''' to ''170''
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   a. set the '''Shift''' to ''170''   a. set the '''Default !TxPwer''' to the RF power output (in watts) that you'll be using
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   a. set the '''Default !TxPwer''' to the RF power output (in watts) that you'll be using   a. check the '''unshift on space''' box
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  a. check the '''unshift on space''' box   a. uncheck the '''Reverse''' panel's '''transmit''' and '''receive''' boxes
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   a. uncheck the '''Reverse''' panel's '''transmit''' and '''receive''' boxes   a. set the '''Keyboard mode''' to ''word''
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   a. set the '''Keyboard mode''' to ''word''   a. in the '''Tuning display''' panel,
   * select '''waterfall'''
   * set the '''waterfall display''' to ''mono''
   * in the '''XY display''' panel,
    * check the '''enabled''' box
    * uncheck the '''reverse rotation''' box
   * set the '''frequency trace width''' to ''1''
   * set the '''gain''' to ''2''
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   a. in the '''Tuning display''' panel,
     * select '''waterfall'''
     * set the '''waterfall display''' to ''mono''
     * in the '''XY display''' panel,
        * check the '''enabled''' box
        * uncheck the '''reverse rotation''' box
     * set the '''frequency trace width''' to ''1''
     * set the '''gain''' to ''2''
  a. in the '''Modulation and transceiver mode''' panel
   i. if transmitting via [[AFSKFSK|AFSK]], then in the '''AFSK''' sub-panel
    * select ''LSB''
    * set the '''Xcvr Mode''' selector to ''LSB''
    * set the '''Mark Offset''' to ''0''
    * set the '''Optimal Offset''' to ''2210''
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   a. in the '''Modulation and transceiver mode''' panel    i. if transmitting via [[AFSKFSK|FSK]], then in the '''FSK''' sub-panel
    * select ''LSB''
    * set the '''LSB Xcvr Mode''' selector to ''RTTY''
    * set the '''LSB Mark Offset''' to ''-2125''
    * set the '''Optimal Offset''' to ''2210''
    * set the '''FSK Control''' as required by the [[FSKConnection|FSK connection]]
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     i. if transmitting via [[AFSKFSK|AFSK]], then in the '''AFSK''' sub-panel
       * select ''LSB''
       * set the '''Xcvr Mode''' selector to ''LSB''
       * set the '''Mark Offset''' to ''0''
       * set the '''Optimal Offset''' to ''2210''
  a. in the '''MMTTY Engine window''' panel, uncheck the '''enabled''' box
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     i. if transmitting via [[AFSKFSK|FSK]], then in the '''FSK''' sub-panel
       * select ''LSB''
       * set the '''LSB Xcvr Mode''' selector to ''RTTY''
       * set the '''LSB Mark Offset''' to ''-2125''
       * set the '''Optimal Offset''' to ''2210''
       * set the '''FSK Control''' as required by the [[FSKConnection|FSK connection]]
    
   a. in the '''MMTTY Engine window''' panel, uncheck the '''enabled''' box
  a. to have the [[http://www.dxlabsuite.com/winwarbler/Help/SoundcardRTTYReception.htm#2Tone%20demodulation%20and%20decoding|2Tone demodulator]] decode RTTY into a '''Receive pane''' separate from the '''Receive pane''' displaying RTTY decoded by the MMTTY engine,
   i. in the '''2Tone''' panel
    * check the '''enabled''' box
    * click the '''Setup''' button
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   a. to have the [[http://www.dxlabsuite.com/winwarbler/Help/SoundcardRTTYReception.htm#2Tone%20demodulation%20and%20decoding|2Tone demodulator]] decode RTTY into a '''Receive pane''' separate from the '''Receive pane''' displaying RTTY decoded by the MMTTY engine,
      
      i. in the '''2Tone''' panel
         * check the '''enabled''' box
         * click the '''Setup''' button
   i. in the '''2Tone Settings''' window,
    * in the '''Receive Settings''' panel, select the soundcard from which '''2Tone''' should decode RTTY; you can
     * select the same soundcard specified in the '''PSK & RTTY Reception''' panel on the Configuration window's '''Soundcard''' tab, in which case the '''2Tone''' and '''MMTTY''' demodulators will decode the same RTTY signals
     * select a different soundcard, e.g. one whose input is connected to a sub-receiver or second receiver.
    * select the correct soundcard channel ('''Left''' or '''Right''')
    * in the '''Set Mark and Space Tones''' panel,
     * set the '''Mark Frequency''' to ''2125''
     * set the '''Space Frequency''' to ''2295''
    * set the '''Display width in Hz''' to ''3000''
    * set the '''Operating Mode''' panel to ''Normal Decode''
    * set the '''Speed''' panel to ''45.45 baud''
    * click the '''OK''' button
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      i. in the '''2Tone Settings''' window,
         * in the '''Receive Settings''' panel, select the soundcard from which '''2Tone''' should decode RTTY; you can
            * select the same soundcard specified in the '''PSK & RTTY Reception''' panel on the Configuration window's '''Soundcard''' tab, in which case the '''2Tone''' and '''MMTTY''' demodulators will decode the same RTTY signals
            * select a different soundcard, e.g. one whose input is connected to a sub-receiver or second receiver.
         * select the correct soundcard channel ('''Left''' or '''Right''')
         * in the '''Set Mark and Space Tones''' panel,
            * set the '''Mark Frequency''' to ''2125''
            * set the '''Space Frequency''' to ''2295''
         * set the '''Display width in Hz''' to ''3000''
         * set the '''Operating Mode''' panel to ''Normal Decode''
         * set the '''Speed''' panel to ''45.45 baud''
         * click the '''OK''' button

      i. on 2Tone's Main window, repetitively click the second button down on the left to select the desired decoding mode:

         ||''Flat''||foo||
         ||''Flutter''||oo||
         ||''Selectiv''||oo||
         ||''Spread''||oo||
       

   a. if you are running on Microsoft Vista or Windows 7 or Windows 8, it is important that your soundcard driver's sample rate be an integral multiple of the MMTTY engine's '''clock''' rate. The MMTTY engine's default '''clock''' rate is 11,025 hz; the default sample rate for most sound card drivers is 48,000 hz, which is not an integral multiple of 11,025 hz. To address this,

      i. click the '''MMTTY Setup''' button to make the MMTTY engine's '''Setup''' window appear on screen and

      i. select the '''MMTTY Setup''' window's '''Misc''' tab

      i. in the '''Clock''' panel, change the clock selector from ''11025'' to ''12000''

      i. click the '''MMTTY Setup''' window's '''OK''' button
   i. on 2Tone's Main window, repetitively click the second button down on the left to select the desired decoding mode:
    ||''Flat'' || ||
    ||''Flutter'' ||oo ||
    ||''Selectiv'' ||oo ||
    ||''Spread'' ||oo ||
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   {{http://www.dxlabsuite.com/Wiki/Graphics/WinWarbler/ConfigRTTY.jpg}}
  a. if you are running on Microsoft Vista or Windows 7 or Windows 8, it is important that your soundcard driver's sample rate be an integral multiple of the MMTTY engine's '''clock''' rate. The MMTTY engine's default '''clock''' rate is 11,025 hz; the default sample rate for most sound card drivers is 48,000 hz, which is not an integral multiple of 11,025 hz. To address this,
   i. click the '''MMTTY Setup''' button to make the MMTTY engine's '''Setup''' window appear on screen and

   i. select the '''MMTTY Setup''' window's '''Misc''' tab

   i. in the '''Clock''' panel, change the clock selector from ''11025'' to ''12000''

   i. click the '''MMTTY Setup''' window's '''OK''' button
  {{http://www.dxlabsuite.com/Wiki/Graphics/WinWarbler/ConfigRTTY.jpg}}
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 1. on the '''Main''' window,
  a. in the '''Receive''' panel,
   * check the '''AFC''' box
   * uncheck the '''BPF''' box
   * uncheck the '''Reverse''' box
   * set the '''Squelch Threshold''' to ~25 by clicking in the '''Signal Quality''' display to position the '''Squelch Bar''':
    . {{http://www.dxlabsuite.com/Wiki/Graphics/WinWarbler/RTTYSignalQuality.jpg}}
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      a. in the '''Transmit''' panel,
   * check the '''net''' box
   * uncheck the '''reverse''' box
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 1. on the '''Main''' window,

   a. in the '''Receive''' panel,
     * check the '''AFC''' box
     * uncheck the '''BPF''' box
     * uncheck the '''Reverse''' box
     * set the '''Squelch Threshold''' to ~25 by clicking in the '''Signal Quality''' display to position the '''Squelch Bar''':

      {{http://www.dxlabsuite.com/Wiki/Graphics/WinWarbler/RTTYSignalQuality.jpg}}

   a. in the '''Transmit''' panel,
     * check the '''net''' box
     * uncheck the '''reverse''' box

   a. in the '''Tuning Display''' panel,
     * set the '''Vert height''' to ''1.0''
     * set the '''Horiz zoom''' to ''1''
  a. in the '''Tuning Display''' panel,
   * set the '''Vert height''' to ''1.0''
   * set the '''Horiz zoom''' to ''1''
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[[RTTY_Operation| Operating in RTTY]]
[[RTTY_Operation|Operating in RTTY]]

Configuring WinWarbler for RTTY Operation

  1. on the Configuration window's Soundcard tab, select the Soundcard to be used in the PSK & RTTY Reception panel; if transmitting via AFSK, select the Soundcard to be used in the the Transmission panel's PSK & RTTY sub-panel

  2. on the Main window,

    1. set the Operating Mode panel to RTTY

  3. on the Configuration window's RTTY tab

    1. check the enabled box

    2. set the Speed to 45.45

    3. set the Shift to 170

    4. set the Default TxPwer to the RF power output (in watts) that you'll be using

    5. check the unshift on space box

    6. uncheck the Reverse panel's transmit and receive boxes

    7. set the Keyboard mode to word

    8. in the Tuning display panel,

      • select waterfall

      • set the waterfall display to mono

      • in the XY display panel,

        • check the enabled box

        • uncheck the reverse rotation box

      • set the frequency trace width to 1

      • set the gain to 2

    9. in the Modulation and transceiver mode panel

      1. if transmitting via AFSK, then in the AFSK sub-panel

        • select LSB

        • set the Xcvr Mode selector to LSB

        • set the Mark Offset to 0

        • set the Optimal Offset to 2210

      2. if transmitting via FSK, then in the FSK sub-panel

        • select LSB

        • set the LSB Xcvr Mode selector to RTTY

        • set the LSB Mark Offset to -2125

        • set the Optimal Offset to 2210

        • set the FSK Control as required by the FSK connection

    10. in the MMTTY Engine window panel, uncheck the enabled box

    11. to have the 2Tone demodulator decode RTTY into a Receive pane separate from the Receive pane displaying RTTY decoded by the MMTTY engine,

      1. in the 2Tone panel

        • check the enabled box

        • click the Setup button

      2. in the 2Tone Settings window,

        • in the Receive Settings panel, select the soundcard from which 2Tone should decode RTTY; you can

          • select the same soundcard specified in the PSK & RTTY Reception panel on the Configuration window's Soundcard tab, in which case the 2Tone and MMTTY demodulators will decode the same RTTY signals

          • select a different soundcard, e.g. one whose input is connected to a sub-receiver or second receiver.
        • select the correct soundcard channel (Left or Right)

        • in the Set Mark and Space Tones panel,

          • set the Mark Frequency to 2125

          • set the Space Frequency to 2295

        • set the Display width in Hz to 3000

        • set the Operating Mode panel to Normal Decode

        • set the Speed panel to 45.45 baud

        • click the OK button

      3. on 2Tone's Main window, repetitively click the second button down on the left to select the desired decoding mode:
        • Flat

          Flutter

          oo

          Selectiv

          oo

          Spread

          oo

    12. if you are running on Microsoft Vista or Windows 7 or Windows 8, it is important that your soundcard driver's sample rate be an integral multiple of the MMTTY engine's clock rate. The MMTTY engine's default clock rate is 11,025 hz; the default sample rate for most sound card drivers is 48,000 hz, which is not an integral multiple of 11,025 hz. To address this,

      1. click the MMTTY Setup button to make the MMTTY engine's Setup window appear on screen and

      2. select the MMTTY Setup window's Misc tab

      3. in the Clock panel, change the clock selector from 11025 to 12000

      4. click the MMTTY Setup window's OK button

      http://www.dxlabsuite.com/Wiki/Graphics/WinWarbler/ConfigRTTY.jpg

  4. on the Configuration window's Display tab, click the Set Default Colors button

  5. on the Main window,

    1. in the Receive panel,

      • check the AFC box

      • uncheck the BPF box

      • uncheck the Reverse box

      • set the Squelch Threshold to ~25 by clicking in the Signal Quality display to position the Squelch Bar:

        • http://www.dxlabsuite.com/Wiki/Graphics/WinWarbler/RTTYSignalQuality.jpg

    2. in the Transmit panel,

      • check the net box

      • uncheck the reverse box

    3. in the Tuning Display panel,

      • set the Vert height to 1.0

      • set the Horiz zoom to 1

Other RTTY options

  • Decoding and generating CW, RTTY, and other digital modes by a controlling an external Modem connected to a serial port; supported modems include the KAM 98, MFJ 464, PK232, PK900, and PTC-IIe


Operating in RTTY

Setting up CW, Phone, PSK, and RTTY Operation

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

Getting Started with DXLab

ConfigureRTTY (last edited 2019-01-17 21:32:16 by AA6YQ)