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by KO4NXZ
Mon May 02, 2022 2:44 am
Forum: General discussion
Topic: New pre- post information on new open spot
Replies: 17
Views: 1794

Re: New pre- post information on new open spot

Chip shortage people... Be patient!
by KO4NXZ
Wed Mar 24, 2021 11:26 pm
Forum: Troubleshooting
Topic: OpenSpot3 - cannot get APRS data out to aprs.fi
Replies: 6
Views: 1085

Re: OpenSpot3 - cannot get APRS data out to aprs.fi

The location upload interval is 10 minutes. It uploads the location set at the APRS location settings. Ok, so just the Home location then is uploaded every 10 minutes. Thank you for this clarification. I will hunt down another method for beaconing out my walking and driving location. Thank you, Sco...
by KO4NXZ
Mon Mar 22, 2021 9:04 pm
Forum: Troubleshooting
Topic: OpenSpot3 - cannot get APRS data out to aprs.fi
Replies: 6
Views: 1085

Re: OpenSpot3 - cannot get APRS data out to aprs.fi

Thanks for the reply. You mentioned "If the "Allow uploading device location" is enabled, then the openSPOT3 sends it's location periodically to the APRS network." How often is periodically? I went on a 30 minute drive and got no data sent to aprs.fi. On the FT3D, I don't believe...
by KO4NXZ
Mon Mar 22, 2021 12:24 pm
Forum: Troubleshooting
Topic: OpenSpot3 - cannot get APRS data out to aprs.fi
Replies: 6
Views: 1085

Re: OpenSpot3 - cannot get APRS data out to aprs.fi

Norbert, Thank you, got it all working, including the "enable forced SSID/symbol/comment", which was my next question! Is there any way to force an interval for transmitting the APRS data, either from the FT3D or the OS3 without transmitting voice? From the FT3D, I usually had used SmartBe...
by KO4NXZ
Sun Mar 21, 2021 7:08 pm
Forum: Troubleshooting
Topic: OpenSpot3 - cannot get APRS data out to aprs.fi
Replies: 6
Views: 1085

OpenSpot3 - cannot get APRS data out to aprs.fi

Just got my OS3, wow what a great hotspot! Super fast to setup on three WiFi networks for Fusion. Here is my issue. I am running a Yaesu FT3D, and on the OS3 I turned ON APRS “enable in background”. The GPS on the FT3D is ON. But, nothing is going out. Allow uploading device location is ON, server i...