Have you put N4PY's V.92 chip in the Omni V? It also requires that a cable
described by Carl be made to get rig control to work. It didn't mention
anything about USB. While not difficult now with the v.92 chip, it's not
plug'n play either.
----- Original Message -----
From: "Gary Smith" <Gary@doctorgary.net>
Sent: Wednesday, December 05, 2007 04:33
Subject: Re: [TenTec] Logic 8 and Omni VII? - & now Omni V...
> Sure enough, I have the same problem but with an Omni V
> Though I've had good luck with Logic as a logging software I 've now
> tried getting the Omni V to interface with it and have not been able
> to do so. I called Logic's tech help but didn't get things resolved.
> I know the USB cable is recgonized by XP, the "Prolific" drivers are
> installed & working and the Omni V is ID'd in Logic as a known radio
> but Logic still doesn't seem to know the Omni V is on the other end.
> The error message given on startup says
> "A timeout error occured when attempting to communicqate with a rig.
> Make sure the rig is turned on and check cabling and setup parameters
> POLLING DISABLED. 0 characters in buffer".
> All I want to do is have the frequency/band info get imported
> automatically into logic.
> Anyone using Logic 8 with an Omni V especially if you're using a
> RS232 to USB adapter?
>> I'm using Logic8 with an Orion II - works great - I've been using
>> Logic8 since Logic5
>> Dave K5WNV
>> -----Original Message-----
>> From: firstname.lastname@example.org
>> [mailto:email@example.com] On Behalf Of Gary Smith Sent:
>> Sunday, December 02, 2007 10:35 AM To: Discussion of Ten-Tec Equipment
>> Subject: Re: [TenTec] Logic 8 and Omni VII?
>> > Is anyone using Logic 8 logging software with their Omni VII? If
>> > so, I'd like to talk about how you interfaced it. Thanks Tim Nz8J
>> I use Logic 8 but haven't hooked it up yet to this newly acquired Omni
>> V (need to either get a dedicated computer for ham that has a RS232
>> port or get a RS232 to USB adapter for my laptop.
>> I called Dennis and he said the V will interface well with Logic 8
>> with either the native controller chip or the N4PY V.92 mod chip I'm
>> installing today. Hearing that from him, I'd expect the VII would
>> interface as well.
>> BTW, I've used Logic since it was a DOS version back in 91, great
>> program. Does so much more than I've ever had a need to do. He's made
>> it pretty flexible. _______________________________________________
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