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by tim_rtd
Sun Sep 06, 2020 6:41 pm
Forum: RTL-SDR Discussion
Topic: OpenWebRX configuration problem
Replies: 3
Views: 2155

Re: OpenWebRX configuration problem

I'm using 1024000 for the hf bands with no issues.
by tim_rtd
Sun Sep 06, 2020 4:58 pm
Forum: Off-Topic
Topic: Is it my old age?
Replies: 10
Views: 3395

Re: Is it my old age?

Probably not for a narrow band of frequencies. They are usually broad range LNA's. Something like 25-2000Mhz is generally what's available.... They do work...The next question is do you use the silver V3 dongle? This unit has Tbias capability whereby the dongle can power the LNA. Otherwise you need ...
by tim_rtd
Sun Sep 06, 2020 12:14 am
Forum: Troubleshooting Help
Topic: No signals when viewing RF Display
Replies: 3
Views: 1307

Re: No signals when viewing RF Display

Directly to the right of the AM ECSS FM LSB USB CW DIG blue freqmgr buttons are some small slide bars that adj the spectrum gain and ref levels. Have you tried adj the slide rails for Spectrum ??
by tim_rtd
Fri Sep 04, 2020 11:04 pm
Forum: Troubleshooting Help
Topic: Help please I cannot get my RTL-SDR to work... suggestion?
Replies: 13
Views: 4726

Re: Help please I cannot get my RTL-SDR to work... suggestion?

Sdruno, to me is a little more complicated...I use extIO for rtl-sdr on that one. But if you have it going go to the OPT button, select input...you should see Realtek 2832 listed. Select it....Should get a pop up....increase RF gain. I would start with sdr console or sdr # to start with.....on any o...
by tim_rtd
Fri Sep 04, 2020 8:38 pm
Forum: Troubleshooting Help
Topic: No signals when viewing RF Display
Replies: 3
Views: 1307

Re: No signals when viewing RF Display

Anything in the waterfall??
by tim_rtd
Fri Sep 04, 2020 7:25 pm
Forum: Troubleshooting Help
Topic: Help please I cannot get my RTL-SDR to work... suggestion?
Replies: 13
Views: 4726

Re: Help please I cannot get my RTL-SDR to work... suggestion?

You didn't mention zadig. Select bulk interface 0 "only" change the driver. Plenty of comments about zadig around.
Sometimes instead of bulk interface 0 it will actually list rtl2832....select that
by tim_rtd
Fri Jul 31, 2020 1:59 am
Forum: Troubleshooting Help
Topic: Inmarsat weak signal (settings help?)
Replies: 2
Views: 1215

Re: Inmarsat weak signal (settings help?)

Your picture of the L band signals is considered very good with the hardware your using. You can clean up the waterfall by adj the contrast. All is good.
by tim_rtd
Tue Jul 14, 2020 8:27 pm
Forum: Troubleshooting Help
Topic: need help with meteor
Replies: 5
Views: 2092

Re: need help with meteor

Start SDR# .... 137.1 Mhz .....100K passband WFM goto Meteor plugin and enable Select TCP Open \LRPT_Decoder_v56\ run.bat QPSK mode 7200 symb rate ....from HappySat... Meteor plugin should show 1 connection. When a "good" signal is being rcv'ed ...the blue Amigo /LRPT_decoder window will expand into...
by tim_rtd
Fri Jun 12, 2020 8:09 pm
Forum: Troubleshooting Help
Topic: Need help with new HF/VHF-UHF dongle
Replies: 8
Views: 3206

Re: Need help with new HF/VHF-UHF dongle

Go to rtl-sdr.com
At the top banner, to the right is the button for the store.
There is also a button for quick start guide.
by tim_rtd
Fri Jun 12, 2020 12:37 am
Forum: Troubleshooting Help
Topic: Need help with new HF/VHF-UHF dongle
Replies: 8
Views: 3206

Re: Need help with new HF/VHF-UHF dongle

If you had a silver v3 dongle from the the business on this forum it would have the capability of selecting direct sampling...vs the quadrature mode your using now. No extra hardware needed..... IF you have something else...that doesn't cover the low bands than you need an upconverter. You hook your...