Is anyone using this software to receive weatherfaxes and rtty transmissions? I am trying the freeware version without much success so far. JVComm32 is a multipurpose program for the reception of HF-FAX Licence Free to try | $ OS Support Windows Downloads Total. The other minor problem is that JVComm32’s normally helpful “help” file displays the list topics in the “find” function in German. The rest of the “help” file is in.

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If these features are important to you, you should evaluate their utility with respect to our recommendations. However, you need to be extremely careful. The transmission is a digital representation of the original weather chart.

Coretex was easy to contact for answering technical questions.

One side of the demodulator connects to the serialport on the laptop. All of the programs we tested allowed us to manually remove skew or else were smart enough to remove skew automatically.

My suspicion is that there is a problem with getting the signal to the computer. However, it took us many hours of playing with the radio and software to get the hang of actually capturing HF weatherfax charts.

The demodulator with the WeatherStation automatically removes skew in the received chart. Creative solutions to the challenges of living aboard.

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This allowed us to set the volume to a comfortable level while trying to tune the station. So far received 15 votes for a total score of 6.


Thanks for all the suggestions. After verifying you have the program configured correctly and are receiving HF weatherfax charts, we recommend that you exit the program and restart it.

If your signal is fine, you will obtain a crisp fax. During our testing, every time we ran into a problem with a software package we ran JVComm32 as a test to see if the problem was with the radio connection or the software we were testing. The program says it will run with either Windows 95 or Windows Boat internet system recommendations.

It used to be that the only way to receive an HF weatherfax was with a dedicated radio receiver with a paper output. DLL could not self-register. The Windows 98 version of the software does not have this restriction.

If your frequency or level settings are incorrect, you will miss the beginning of the broadcast and you may have to wait 10 or 15 minutes for the beginning of the next transmission. Proven methods to protecting your floating investment. Heelp can’t get it working. Separate fuel return fittings in The fix was to uninstall the software and try again. Getting a clean signal is not obvious depending on how much RF noise exists in your location.

$68 JVComm32 Best Buy in PC-Based HF Weatherfax – Practical Sailor Print Edition Article

I’ve taken a few stabs at it but no luck so far. Once the program starts running, you need to set a few options to tell the program where it can find the radio signal. Fortunately, Radio Shack has many of the connectors that you may need. Please support our sponsors and let them know you heard jvcom3m2 their products on Cruisers Forums.


The same with the ‘spectrum’ window. Broadcasting stations send out many different types of weatherfax charts all helpp long. The delay seems to be common to all the demodulators we used, though the times do vary. Free Help with Craft and Food. This means that the program jvcom32 wait until it detects the start pulse of the incoming HF weatherfax chart. But they likely are if you used the default set-up and a typical fax station.

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New to Practical Sailor? The program is shareware: If you like it and use it, you should pay for it.

Water Quality In Tanks and Watermakers. How much training do you need to be I believe the manual mentions the sampling rate has to be at jvcimm32 certain level, but I was unable to finds specs on it.

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