Station commands allow the setting and display of station/user information and configuration settings. The following information is contained in the user profile: email address, here/away status, home-node, latitude/longitude position, macros, Name, phone QRA (Maidenhead grid-square), and QTH (city/state). The Set/Station command allows for the setting of station parameters and the Show/Station will display your current station settings. You can also execute a Show/Station Call command and see the settings of other stations.
The SHow Station command can be used to display your saved station information. The following information is displayed: email address, here/away status, latitude/longitude position, macros, Name, phone, QRA (Maidenhead grid-square), and QTH (city/state).
The Show/Station Call command can be used to display the station information for other callsigns. The following information is displayed: email address, latitude/longitude position, Name, phone, QRA (Maidenhead grid-square), and QTH (city/state).
The SEt Station EMail command is used to set your Internet email address.
The SEt Station LAtlon command is used to set your position latitude and longitude. Latitude/longitude information is used for calculating beam headings and MUF information. Syntax 1 used degrees and decimal degrees which allows for greater position accuracy. Syntax 2 uses the traditional less accurate Deg Min format which yields a position accuracy of approximately 1 mile.
Syntax 1: set/latlon lat-ddd.ddd lon-ddd.ddd
Syntax 2: set/latlon lat-deg lat-min N/S long-deg long-min E/W
set/station/latlon 30.28333 -97.95
set/station/latlon 30 40 N 97 46 W
set/station/macro 1 sh/dx
set/station/macro 2 sh/wwv
set/station/macro 3 show/dx comment=*qsl* or comment=*via*
set/station/macro 4 show/dx band=12
set/station/macro 5 show/dx comment=*iota*
set station macro 6 set dx filter spottercont=na
set station macro 7 set dx filter
The SEt Station NAme command is used to set your name.
The SEt Station NEeds command is used to set your DX needs. User needs can be set on the operating modes of CW, SSB and RTTY. If the first character in the filter command is a “+”, the data is appended into the needs list, if the first character in the filter is a “-“ data is removed from the list, otherwise the existing needs list is overwritten.
set/station/needs ssb 1S,3B9,HK0/m, R1MV,VK9M
set/station/needs rtty A5,CE0Y,FO/a
set/station/needs cw 1S,CE0Y,FO/a, R1MV
set/station/needs +cw VK9M,VP6/d
set/station/needs -cw VP6/d
The SEt Station PHone command is used to set your phone number. The phone number is validated and must match the format shown in the example.
The SEt Station GRid command is used to set your QRA – Maidenhead Grid square. The grid is validated and must be two characters, two numbers and two characters.
The SEt Station QTh command is used to set your QTH – City and State.