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by tim_rtd
Tue Dec 29, 2020 9:58 pm
Forum: Troubleshooting Help
Topic: no device found
Replies: 1
Views: 590

Re: no device found

I usually see this when I didn't execute the install-rtlsdr.bat file that's in the directory.
by tim_rtd
Tue Dec 29, 2020 12:26 am
Forum: Troubleshooting Help
Topic: getting rid of what Zadig did
Replies: 2
Views: 991

Re: getting rid of what Zadig did

If its just the sig link unit. Try going into the device manager. Find your device , go into properties, driver...roll back driver button.
by tim_rtd
Sun Dec 27, 2020 5:10 pm
Forum: RTL-SDR Discussion
Topic: Validate bias tee is on
Replies: 12
Views: 2851

Re: Validate bias tee is on

Are you using the silver v3 dongle or another nooelect smart dongle ?
There are china clones around that don't have the bias t circuitry. Also rtl-blog may chime in and mention you may have a defective unit from a bad batch.
by tim_rtd
Sun Dec 27, 2020 4:37 pm
Forum: RTL-SDR Discussion
Topic: Validate bias tee is on
Replies: 12
Views: 2851

Re: Validate bias tee is on

You should see about 3.5-4v dc using a dvm at the output of your SILVER v3 dongle's sma connector when the bias t is on.
by tim_rtd
Tue Dec 22, 2020 3:21 pm
Forum: Troubleshooting Help
Topic: Audio input/output options grayed out
Replies: 1
Views: 752

Re: Audio input/output options grayed out

Can't change audio setting while the sdr is in run mode
by tim_rtd
Sat Sep 19, 2020 9:03 pm
Forum: RTL-SDR Discussion
Topic: SDR# crashes on startup
Replies: 4
Views: 1654

Re: SDR# crashes on startup

Perhaps you have a typo after editing the plugin.xml file.
by tim_rtd
Mon Sep 14, 2020 11:22 am
Forum: Troubleshooting Help
Topic: PDW Signal
Replies: 1
Views: 1222

Re: PDW Signal

increase your RF gain. Select that cog up by the start button...I see it on the right side of the picture. Try turning on the RF AGC too
by tim_rtd
Sun Sep 13, 2020 4:14 pm
Forum: Off-Topic
Topic: SDR# Community package
Replies: 2
Views: 1901

Re: SDR# Community package

They are installed.You can select which you want to install.
by tim_rtd
Wed Sep 09, 2020 1:55 am
Forum: Troubleshooting Help
Topic: Help please I cannot get my RTL-SDR to work... suggestion?
Replies: 13
Views: 4709

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

On that SDRuno snap.... you're tuned to 7Mhz. It looks like you may have it working...except the silver V3 dongle can't go that low in freq without direct sample mode turned on or an upconverter unit. Try something in the FM broadcast band. In addition, it would be helpful to see the OPT Button/ sel...
by tim_rtd
Wed Sep 09, 2020 12:15 am
Forum: Troubleshooting Help
Topic: Help please I cannot get my RTL-SDR to work... suggestion?
Replies: 13
Views: 4709

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

As per my last note. The gain slider should be in a pop up window box. OPT button, select input...you should see Realtek 2832 listed. Select it....Should get a pop up....increase RF gain.... Do you see the RTL2832 when you selected input? On to SDR console.... Select definitions button hit the searc...