My contest software would not work properly with the v.1.2. Other than that
I do not know what other issues there may be.
You will need a special interface cable from the CAT on the rig to the
com/serial port of the computer.
Some are available from Len, K1NU at a very reasonable price. I have three
of his interfaces tied in to two 990's and one 1000D. The newer rigs, such
as my Mk V, do not need to special interface as they are plug and play. I
hope the FT-2000 is the same was as that might be my next rig purchase in a
----- Original Message -----
From: "Richard DiDonna NN3W" <firstname.lastname@example.org>
To: "RFD" <email@example.com>; <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Sent: Monday, August 07, 2006 7:09 PM
Subject: Re: [Yaesu] FT-990 EPROMUpgrade
> Being a total newbie and being in the process of computer controlling my
> FT-990, what does the EPROM v.1.3 (which mine has) allow one to do that an
> older model would not.
> BTW, to computer control the rig is there a specific jack that is needed
> connect to a laptop or desktop??
> 73 Rich NN3W
> ----- Original Message -----
> From: "RFD" <email@example.com>
> To: <firstname.lastname@example.org>
> Sent: Monday, August 07, 2006 6:37 PM
> Subject: [Yaesu] FT-990 EPROMUpgrade
> > I have made a telephone call to YAESU Tech support and was told that the
> > ROM upgrade for the 990 is no longer available.
> > Frank Davis
> > VO1HP
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