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by sspot4
Wed Dec 11, 2019 10:26 am
Forum: Troubleshooting Help
Topic: Win 7 x64 (Ryzen/x470) Driver Issue with RTL-SDR Blog v3 dongle
Replies: 4
Views: 704

Re: Win 7 x64 (Ryzen/x470) Driver Issue with RTL-SDR Blog v3 dongle

Hello qrp and thank you for joining the discussion. I had read your posts in other threads about this issue and had already tried your new dlls. I went back and tried the 1.1.1.7 version you compiled, and I am pleased to report some success! It is intermittent though, and unpredictable. Here's what ...
by sspot4
Tue Dec 10, 2019 3:31 am
Forum: Troubleshooting Help
Topic: Trouble with my new RTL-SDR and antenna kit
Replies: 3
Views: 472

Re: Trouble with my new RTL-SDR and antenna kit

It wasn't a big deal, the wires were just twisted inside and bare copper was bypassing the resistor. Nudging them out of contact with a screwdriver fixed it. But if there are other complaints about the antenna not working, this might be the cause. Thanks for the offer though.
by sspot4
Tue Dec 10, 2019 3:14 am
Forum: Troubleshooting Help
Topic: Win 7 x64 (Ryzen/x470) Driver Issue with RTL-SDR Blog v3 dongle
Replies: 4
Views: 704

Re: Win 7 x64 (Ryzen/x470) Driver Issue with RTL-SDR Blog v3 dongle

Sorry, I was unclear. What I meant was, I had already tried the driver installation three different ways, each time uninstalling all drivers: 1. WinUSB installed only on Composite device 2. WinUSB installed only on device 0 3. WinUSB installed on device 0, followed by installing on Composite device ...
by sspot4
Sun Dec 08, 2019 10:28 pm
Forum: Troubleshooting Help
Topic: Trouble with my new RTL-SDR and antenna kit
Replies: 3
Views: 472

Re: Trouble with my new RTL-SDR and antenna kit

If you bought the RTL-SDR Blog v3 dongle with antenna kit, have a look inside the antenna to make sure it's not shorted out. Mine was shorted across the resistor. (In the center of the antenna where it articulates, pop off the little black cover on top and look inside.)
by sspot4
Sat Dec 07, 2019 6:07 am
Forum: Troubleshooting Help
Topic: Win 7 x64 (Ryzen/x470) Driver Issue with RTL-SDR Blog v3 dongle
Replies: 4
Views: 704

Win 7 x64 (Ryzen/x470) Driver Issue with RTL-SDR Blog v3 dongle

Hi friends, I'm having difficulty getting a RTL-SDR Blog v3 dongle working properly. There are several forum posts similar, but none of the solutions in them seemed to help my situation. Any help or suggestions would be appreciated! What I want to do: Get my RTL-SDR Blog v3 dongle working on a Windo...