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by RM59
Sun Jul 26, 2020 10:45 pm
Forum: Troubleshooting Help
Topic: SDR# does not recognize dongle
Replies: 4
Views: 759

Re: SDR# does not recognize dongle

Problem solved! Decided to eliminate the USB extension cable and plug directly into the port on the motherboard: success! Apparently, the cable caused a critical voltage drop. Read somewhere about the error messages when running rtl_test.exe ('rtlsdr_demod_write_reg failed with -9 and rtlsdr_demod_r...
by RM59
Sun Jul 26, 2020 5:34 pm
Forum: Troubleshooting Help
Topic: SDR# does not recognize dongle
Replies: 4
Views: 759

Re: SDR# does not recognize dongle

No, unfortunately I have been unable to fix it and have given it a thought with currently three options left. 1 I could try and install it on a laptop and see whether the issue exhibits itself similarly; this would indicate a hardware issue with the USB from Nooelec. 2 Or I could try some other soft...
by RM59
Sat Jul 25, 2020 10:12 pm
Forum: Troubleshooting Help
Topic: SDR# does not recognize dongle
Replies: 4
Views: 759

SDR# does not recognize dongle

Hi, Despite numerous attempts to get my RTL-SDR working with SDR# I have not succeeded and urgently seek support from experts. Hardware: Nooelec NESDR SMArt v4 RTL-SDR dongle (via Amazon). Platform: Win10 Pro (x64/build 2004), dongle connected to port USB3.2 Gen 1, extension cable (to prevent blocka...