Feature #6059

Skip Flags on hyper memories

Added by DJ kourampies about 2 years ago. Updated 6 months ago.

Status:New Start date:08/28/2018
Priority:Normal Due date:
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Target version:chirp-daily
Chirp Version:daily Model affected:Yaesu FT-7800, FT-7900

Description

I just got a programming cable for my 7800, and started programming it with chirp. With 1000 memories and 20 banks this radio can be programmed for everything once, and by using the hyper memories function you can change between usage scenarios extremely easy.

The problem is that each hypermemory, even if it loads a specific bank with channels that have their skip settings set, has its own skip settings, that CHIRP ignores and doesn't allow to edit.

The FTB7800 software for example has 5 columns called "Scn/Skp Hyper X" where X is 1 to 5, so you can edit this property for each hypermemory. This seems like the best way to do this. Chirp seems to allow editing of the skip flag only for hypermemory 1.

History

Updated by DJ kourampies about 2 years ago

After playing with other paid software for the FT-7800 seems CHIRPs support is partial and not complete.

Other than the hypermemories that included a lot of settings other than skip flags, there's also no scan range memories support which is quite important. Going through the FTB7800 software menus is easy to understand what features are not implemented in CHIRP.

Updated by Bernhard Hailer 6 months ago

  • Target version set to chirp-daily
  • Chirp Version changed from 0.4.0 to daily
  • Model affected changed from Yaesu FT-7800 (and 7900) to Yaesu FT-7800, FT-7900

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