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<br /><span style="color:#cf7606; font-size:200%;">'''Welcome to the'''&nbsp;</span><span style="color:#005288; font-size:200%;">'''Win-Test documentation'''</span><br /><br />
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{{Main Page header}}
 
{{Main Page header}}
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;''Incompleteness''
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<ol type="I">
:Please note that there are ''still'' some gaps in the documentation here. This issue is being addressed and you will probably notice some changes in the coming weeks. Please bear with us, and if you have any suggestions, please let us know on the mailing list! [http://www.f5mzn.org/pipermail/support]
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<li>'''[[Preface]]'''  
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  <ol>
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    <li>[[Preface#Authors and Contributors|Authors and contributors]]
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  </ol>
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<li> '''[[Installation|Installation]]'''
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      <ol>
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        <li>[[Installation#Download_the_software|Download the software]]
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        <li>[[Installation#Install_the_software|Install the software]]
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        <li>[[Installation#Registering_the_software|Registering the software]]
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      </ol>
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<li> '''[[Configuration|Configuration]]'''
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  <ol>
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    <li> [[Configuration#One-time_configuration|One-time configuration]]
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    <ul>
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      <li> [[Interfaces|Interface configuration]]
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      <li> [[FAQ:DX_Cluster_and_wtDxTelnet|DX Cluster configuration]]
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      <li> [[Rotators|Rotator configuration]]
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      <li> [[RTTY|RTTY configuration]]
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      <li> [[Networking|Setting up networking]]
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      <li> [[Best Practice|Category:BestPractice]]
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    </ul>
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    <li> [[Configuration#One-time_configuration|Pre-contest configuration]]
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</ol>
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    <li> '''[[Running_a_contest|Running a contest]]'''
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      <ol>
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        <li>[[Running_a_contest#Logging_QSOs|Logging QSOs]]
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        <li>[[Running_a_contest#SO1R_specifics|SO1R]]
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        <li>[[Running_a_contest#SO2R_specifics|SO2R]]
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        <li>[[Running_a_contest#Multi-op_contesting|Multi-op]]
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        <li>[[Contest_specific_behaviour#Contest_specific_Behaviour|Contest-specific behaviour]]
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        <li>[[Running_a_contest#post_online_score|Posting live score on-line]]
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        <li>[[Running_a_contest#Post-contest_specifics|Post-contest specifics]]
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      </ol>
  
;''Getting further support''
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<li> '''[[Menus]]'''  
:Whilst you should primarily refer to this documentation, obviously not everything has been covered here (yet). As a result, there are other ways of obtaining the answer(s) to your question(s):
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::* The Win-Test [http://www.f5mzn.org/pipermail/support/ mailing list] should be your primary source for support. Please note there are still gaps in the documentation, but rest assured, we are working on it!
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    <li>[[Menu:File_new|File (without a Win-Test file opened)]]
::* You can often find the Win-Test team idling on [[Wikipedia:IRC|IRC]]. Please see the [[Help:IRC|help page]] regarding this.
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    <li>[[Menu:File_open|File (with a Win-Test file opened)]]
 
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    <li>[[Menu:Edit|Edit]]
 
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    <li>[[Menu:Operating|Operating]]
= Current documentation articles =
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    <li>[[Menu:Commands|Commands]]
 
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    <li>[[Menu:Messages|Messages]]
=== One-time configuration ===
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    <li>[[Menu:Tools|Tools]]
 
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    <li>[[Menu:Windows|Windows]]
Things which need to be configured once only, rather than on a per-contest basis:
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    <li>[[Menu:Options|Options]]
* [[Interfaces|Interface configuration]]<br>''Instructions on setting up your rig, CW, SO2R interfaces etc''
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    <li>[[Menu:Help|Help]]
* [[Networking|Setting up networking]]<br>''How to set-up the Win-Test networking in a multi-op environment''
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</ol>
 
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<li> '''More...'''  
=== Pre-contest configuration ===
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    <li>[[Icon bar]]
* [[New_Log|Creating a new log for the contest]]
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    <li>[[Text commands]]
** Also how to open an existing log and enabling automatic loading of a log on Win-Test start
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    <li>[[Keys]]
* [[DVK_CW_Messaging|Configuring Digital Voice Keyer & CW messages]]
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    <li>[[Message variables|Message variables (aka macros)]]
* [[Positioning_Windows|Positioning windows and setting fonts]]
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    <li>[[Supported Contests|Supported contests]]
** [[HamCAP|Interfacing HamCAP]]
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    <li>[[Supported rigs]]
* [[Contest_Objectives|Loading contest objectives]]
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    <li>[[Supported Accessories|Supported accessories]]
* [[Contest_Databases|Installing contest-specific databases]]<br>''How to install contest-specific databases for exchange guessing''
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    <li>[[Check Partial and Np1 Files|Check Partial and N+1 Files]]
* [[DX_Cluster|Setting up DX cluster access]]
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    <li>[[Database Files|Database files]]
** [[DX_Cluster/Telnet|Via telnet]]
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    <li>[[Other Files|Other files...]]
** [[DX_Cluster/Packet|Via packet radio (TNC)]]
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    <li>[[Release Notes|Release notes]]
 
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    <li>[[Release Notes V3|Release notes (old version 3 archive)]]
=== During-contest specifics ===
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<li> '''Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)'''  
* '''''Single-op contesting'''''
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<ol>
** SO2R specifics
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    <li>[[FAQ:Problems Registering and Running|Problems registering and running]]
*** [[SO2R/Second_radio_window|Learning the second radio window]]
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    <li>[[FAQ:DX Cluster and wtDxTelnet|DX Cluster and wtDxTelnet]]
*** [[SO2R/Shift_binds_second_radio|Using the 'shift binds second radio' option]]<br>''This feature changes some key assignments in Win-Test''
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    <li>[[FAQ:Rotator_Control_and_wtRotators|Rotator control and wtRotators]]
*** Win-Test and the EZMaster
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    <li>[[FAQ:User Interface|User interface]]
**** [[SO2R/EZMaster/Setup|Setting up the EZMaster for use with Win-Test]]
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    <li>[[FAQ:Networking|Networking]]
**** [[SO2R/Advanced_SO2R|Using 'advanced SO2R' mode and setting up scenarios]]
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    <li>[[FAQ:Licensing|Licensing issues]]
* '''''Multi-op contesting'''''
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** [[Multi-op/Gabbing|Using message gabbing]]
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<li> '''See also '''  
** [[Multi-op/Passing|Passing multipliers between stations]]
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<ul>
** [[Multi-op/Status_window|Understanding the status window]]
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  <li>[[FAQ:Problems_Registering_and_Running#How_do_I_install.2C_register_and_configure_Win-Test_on_a_new_computer.3F|Win-Test installation, registration and configuration guide]]
** [[Multi-op/Deleting_QSO|If you need to delete a QSO during the contest]]<br>''Do not use the 'delete QSO' feature''
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    <li>[http://www.win-test.com/rubrique.php3?id_rubrique=1630 Win-Test quick start manual] &mdash; for Win-Test 3.11.0  (slightly outdated)
*** Possible issues
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    <li>[[Mailing List|Win-Test mailing list]]
**** [[Multi-op/Issues/Sequential_serials|Sequential serial numbers between stations shared between both stations]]
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**** [[Multi-op/Issues/Editing_serials|Editing serial numbers]] (e.g. if a machine crashes and one log is out of sync)
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=== Post-contest specifics ===
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* Cleaning the log and exporting logs
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** Multi-op specific
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*** Merging logs before exportation
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= See also =
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* [http://www.win-test.com/ref_manual/en/ Win-Test reference manual] &mdash; a description of the various windows etc within Win-Test itself
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Latest revision as of 17:54, 5 April 2020

Win-Test Documentation

  1. Preface
    1. Authors and contributors
  2. Installation
    1. Download the software
    2. Install the software
    3. Registering the software
  3. Configuration
    1. One-time configuration
    2. Pre-contest configuration
  4. Running a contest
    1. Logging QSOs
    2. SO1R
    3. SO2R
    4. Multi-op
    5. Contest-specific behaviour
    6. Posting live score on-line
    7. Post-contest specifics
  5. Menus
    1. File (without a Win-Test file opened)
    2. File (with a Win-Test file opened)
    3. Edit
    4. Operating
    5. Commands
    6. Messages
    7. Tools
    8. Windows
    9. Options
    10. Help
  6. More...
    1. Icon bar
    2. Text commands
    3. Keys
    4. Message variables (aka macros)
    5. Supported contests
    6. Supported rigs
    7. Supported accessories
    8. Check Partial and N+1 Files
    9. Database files
    10. Other files...
    11. Release notes
    12. Release notes (old version 3 archive)
  7. Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)
    1. Problems registering and running
    2. DX Cluster and wtDxTelnet
    3. Rotator control and wtRotators
    4. User interface
    5. Networking
    6. Licensing issues
  8. See also