[ct-user] CTWin blip - any better way to recover?

Ed K1EP k1ep.list at gmail.com
Mon Feb 9 08:10:06 EST 2009

Yes, SETSERIAL sets the serial number

At 2/9/2009 07:44 AM, jpescatore at aol.com wrote:
>In this past weekend's CW Sprint, about 15 Qs in 
>CTWin shut down on me for some reason (I think 
>it involved me hitting ESC a couple times in a 
>row to wipe a QSO, forgetting F10 was wipe). 
>When I restarted, CT began to renumber QSOs, 
>starting with 0, even though the first 15 Qs 
>were still in the log numbered 1-15. Trying 
>various things like wiping a few QSOs, quitting 
>and restarting didn't fix it, so the only thing 
>I could think of was to start a new file and 
>reenter the first 15 QSOs. Given how bad 20 was 
>and how puny weak I seemed to be on 40, it 
>probably didn't even cost me that many 
>Qs...  Is there a better way to recover from 
>this kind of thing - some way in CT to reset the 
>QSO numbering during the contest? After the 
>contest I went back and read through my 1994 CT 
>v9 manual, but didn't see any documented text 
>commend or function key way to get into the 
>serial number field to reset. Thanks, John K3TN 
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