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A memory management program for the Yaesu VX-120 and VX-170 FM handheld transceivers.

G R Freeth (G4HFQ)

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Copyright 2009-2012 G R Freeth

A screenshot of editing a memory

Change History

V1.2.4 Aug 2012 Add a new command 'Show a taller grid height' to the Settings menu.
V1.2.3 Sep 2011 Rename the default .CSV format to FTB Standard
V1.2.2 May 2011 Add: printer selection dialog; make the row height of the Configuration tab taller.
V1.2.1 Jul 2010 Performance improvement when reading/writing disk files, especially over a network
V1.2.0 May 2010 Minor user interface changes mainly for new users
V1.1.9 Nov 2009 Add: support for 32 COM ports; a new 3 year digital certificate; minor internal changes.
V1.1.8 Apr 2009 Change: improve compatibility with certain Prolific USB drivers to avoid 8020 errors.
V1.1.7 Mar 2009 Add: an option to the Custom format Export screen to include empty memories in the output file.
V1.1.6 Aug 2008 Add: split tone encoding of D, T DCS and D TSQL
V1.1.5 May 2008 Add: a command to save the currently displayed grid as a .TAB file
V1.1.4 Apr 2008 Add: import now follows repeater rules
V1.1.3 Feb 2008 Add: a COM port detector command to assist in specifying the correct port number.
V1.1.2 Dec 2007 Add: on the Repeater Rules window add an option to permit any frequency to be entered, and add Simplex to the Repeater Shift options.
V1.1.1 Oct 2007 Cell editing improvements:  double-click to enter cell edit mode; while editing a cell the Del key acts as a conventional editing key; the TX frequency is automatically cleared when Shift is set to other than Split and is automatically set to the RX frequency when Shift is set to Split; when filling down the TX freq if the value being filled is blank then any Shift setting of Split is changed to Simplex.
V1.1.0 Jul 2007 Add: a choice of 3 font sizes for the grids; Normal (10pt), Larger (11pt) and Largest (12pt)
V1.0.9 May 2007 Add: ability to move 1 or more adjacent memories up or down the grid using F11 and F12.
V1.0.8 May 2007 Add: an alternative (and faster) approach to reading the radio that is selectable on the Settings menu.
V1.0.7 Mar 2007 Add: user-customised rules for automatic setting of repeater shift direction and amount
V1.0.6 Feb 2007 Add: support for the VX-120; option to show/hide empty memories; option to show darker grid lines; single cell paste into the memories grid using shift+insert.
V1.0.5 Dec 2006 Add: additional error checking when saving files. Change: use a different software installer program; digitally sign the executable and installer .exe files.
V1.0.4 Nov 2006 Add: new command to choose a folder for storing memory and .CSV files. Change: use a different screen font.
V1.0.3 Sep 2006 Add ability to export only those memories that have been selected; turn off the Internet Connection feature when writing to the radio
V1.0.2 Jul 2006 Add: rig type 05 (Export B3); support for DBCS operating systems. Change: minor text changes; when creating new memories the repeater shift and tuning step follow the settings in VFO A.
V1.0.1 Apr 2006 Bugfix: correct not printing the bank scan link table; correct the calculation of print width for number of banks.  Change: the alignment of some memory grid columns; make deleted memory rows immediately available for use when importing.
V1.0.0 Dec 2005. Initial release for the VX-170 (without support for the optional DTMF Pager)