Winlog32 - Amateur Radio Logging Software - © G0CUZ

Winlog32 Features

Winlog32 logging software for all Windows platforms.

Do you want to know if Winlog32 will suit your purposes? - please read on.....

  • FREE, unrestricted use with no limitations of any kind

  • Works on all Windows platforms, 95, 98, ME, 2000, XP, Vista, W7, W8, W8.1, W10

  • Includes all regular logging, DXCluster, rig control features

  • Dedicated web-site, info, download plus well supported Forum

  • Ongoing development and regular updates

  • Well established, respected and has been in development for over 15 years

  • Suitable for general logging purposes, with emphasis on award chasing and HF-VHF DXing

  • Used world-wide for many years

  • Simple and intuitive operation and uncluttered layout

  • Works within single container window

  • Logs
    • versatile and secure log database system using established MS Access Jet 3.5
    • multiple logs in each log database
    • multiple log databases
    • unlimited number of log entries
    • remote logging capable

  • Separate award tracking for each individual log database

  • Real-time log input

  • Last entered QSOs always displayed

  • Auto-date and time function

  • Auto-search and display previous QSOs

  • Automatic database updates and checks made during QSO input

  • Speed logging options
    • Speed Log; auto-inserts-
      • frequency band
      • mode
      • power
      • super speed; enter only a callsign plus the 'Enter' key for quick QSO entry
      • auto-insert RS(T) signal reports option
      • use number pad for single key entry of RS(T) reports

  • Manual log input
    • easy Log positioning
    • post logging, input by date in any order
    • simple editing
    • data input verification

  • Automatic UTC clock with optional override

  • Back-up log database facility
    • optional back-up to storage medium on exit or during use
    • transfer Log database and other essential files to another installation or computer via LAN

  • Definable frequency bands, modes and power levels

  • Show or hide fields

  • Sort log by any Field, default is date/time/QSO input order

  • Define frequency display format

  • Define date display format

  • Meets UK requirements - saves QSO end time (optional)

  • Function keys add pre-defined text to Remarks or User fields

  • Enter detailed notes on individual callsigns using the 'Info-Link' option

  • Search-replace function to correct data in Log fields

  • Prefix database
    • regular updates
    • comprehensive callsign exception list
    • prefix data generates:
      • country DXCC entity
      • continent
      • status DXCC status
      • ITU zone
      • CQ zone
      • capitol city
      • regional capital or place if applicable.
      • local time indication
      • licence Info if applicable
      • distance/QRB to capital/regional capital
      • distance/QRB to entered VHF Grid locator
      • direction/QTF
      • reciprocal direction/QTF long path direction
      • reciprocal distance/QRB long path distance where applicable
      • elevation to E layer VHF frequencies where applicable

  • Award tracking
    • 'Smart' single field entry using keywords for award interests
    • individual databases for most popular awards
    • manual editing or entry
    • detailed Worked; confirmed; worked/not confirmed; wanted, querying analysis and display
    • printable and exportable results
      • DXCC - DX Century Club (multi-band/mode)
      • WAZ - Worked All Zones (multi-band/mode)
      • WAS - Worked All States (multi-band/mode)
      • WAE - Worked All Europe (multi-band/mode)
      • IOTA - Islands On The Air (multi-band/mode)
      • VHF - Grid Locators (multi-band/mode)
      • USCH - U.S.County Hunters
      • WAB - Worked All Britain
      • Islands Database (only some auto-updatable)
        • CISA
        • DDI
        • DIB
        • DIE
        • DIEI
        • DIFM
        • DIFO
        • DIP
        • IOSA
        • IIA
        • IOCA
        • ILIA
        • OZI
        • RRC
        • SPIA
        • USI
    • User definable award and interests database
      • 30 different awards interests can be tracked
        • example database available with many awards included
        • auto-update 'smart' checking
    • User QSL Manager database (to make your own)
    • QSL Card database (record of QSL cards received)
    • Supports 'Fists' list (with auto-checking)
    • Comprehensive Beacon database
    • Solar database collects WWV data from DXClusters and displays interesting graphs

  • Rig Control; most popular transceivers supported
    • ICOM all CI-V models + CI-IV
    • Kenwood almost all models plus Flex SDR1K
    • Elecraft K2, K3
    • Ten Tec Orion, Omni VII and Pegasus
    • Yaesu - most models, including FT-1000 series; FT-2000, FT-9000 FT-8xx series, FT-920, FT-100D
    • updates Log with frequency and mode
    • several Rig Control Windows can be used simultaneously, 2x Icom, 2x Kenwood, 2x Yaseu, 2x YaesuV, 1x Tentec
    • transfer frequency/mode to rig from DXCluster spots
    • transverter programmable offset for correct frequency entry and display
    • three different Rig Control Window styles
    • 240 independent software memories for frequency and mode plus comment

  • DXCluster
    • connect to internet DXCluster using internal Telnet - 'WLNET'
    • connect to packet DXClusters via third party software (DXTelnet; Winpack; AGWPE)
    • li>Two independent DXCluster windows can be served by WLNET
    • award tracking alerts definable for band and mode includes DXCC, IOTA, VHF, WAZ with visible and audible alert
    • LoTW alerts using HB9BZAs 'LoTW.txt' list
    • definable alerts for callsigns or comments
    • display only selected bands
    • highlight selected bands
    • filter spots from or to own continent
    • email alerts option, sent automated alerts to your remote email address
    • Band View Display, shows spots against a frequency gradient
    • DXCluster database, save spots for future reference, filter frequency band(s) of interest
    • rig control from spot frequency and Band View Display
    • pre-fetch retro spots on start-up on all or single defined band
    • Font size can be defined for DXCluster spots

  • Import
    • import ADIF from your favorite contest logger or other software
    • ADIF/1 compliant, some aspects of ADIF/2 supported

  • Export Log
    • ADIF
      • ADIF/1 compliant, some aspects of ADIF/2 supported
      • ADIF outputs specially tailored for 'eQSL'  & 'Clublog'
    • ADIF Custom output with definable tags, tags with dynamcic data, and definable header
  • CSV (delimited text)
  • Cabrillo (column organised text)

  • LoTW support (Logbook of the World) using TQSL functions
    • single-click automation or manual options.
    • export specific ADIF format for LoTW.
    • sign ADIF file
    • define Station Location
    • direct upload .tq8 file to LoTW server
    • direct download report from LoTW server
    • update log and award databases from LoTW QSL report
    • load certificate
    • request Certificate
    • tracking upload/download for different logs/accounts

  • Log printout

  • Search
    • search any Log field for multiple criteria using advanced SQL
    • comprehesive search facilities
    • mini quick-search windows for:
      • prefix
      • country
      • callsign
      • locator grid
      • IOTA
      • date range.
    • many useful quick search-report facilities availabe using mouse right-click menus
    • user definable custom search modules for logs and other databases
    • printable and exportable results

  • Graphs generated from the log
    • QSO per month overall or restrict to single years
    • QSL in/out overall or restrict to single years
    • band usage overall or restrict to single years
    • usage overall or restrict to single years

  • Band Map
    • instant summary of DXCC worked/confirmed/band/mode
    • options for 5BDXCC; 9BDXCC; VHF only and default or definable bands

  • QSL Generationion
    • QSL Labels
      • user definable label size and format
      • sheet size
      • number and layout of labels and margins
      • font style, size and colour
      • six label formats auto-select for frequency band(s)
      • single, multi-QSO or mixed label formats
      • definable QSL text
      • text and data positional on label
      • automatically add via QSL manager to label if appropriate
      • batch select direct or bureau labels from the log
      • QSL labels sort by fields before printing
      • special facilites for QSL managers printing for mulitple callsigns
      • Log automatically updated after printing with QSL sent date
    • QSL Cards
      • versatile QSL card designer
      • prints single QSL cards
      • definable QSL size
      • WYSIWYG layout
      • print in full colour with text and graphics
      • picture, colour or plain background
      • add any amount of text
      • hide or show Log data
      • font; format style, size, colour and properties
      • add graphics and pictures.
      • save and load QSL designs
      • QSO data added from LogLog
      • automatically updated after printing with QSL Sent Date
      • standard design template included
    • QSL list export (ADIF) for external printing facilities

  • Real-time QSO upload
    • 'Club Log'
    • 'eQSL'
    • 'HRDLog'
    • 'HamQTH Log'
    • 'Social Hams Log'

  • Notepad
    • advance scheduler, loads reminder at start-up
    • add notes for a particular date

  • Net Function
    • add callsigns to net list
    • sort and indicate 'turn'
    • updates log with QSO 'end' times when closing net

  • Rover Mode

  • HamCap supported

  • Contest Mode
    • for casual contest working
    • two simple contest functions
    • generate and insert serial number
    • break-off and re-join Contest operation
    • auto-sending with Winkey

  • Callbook support
    • Hamcall
    • Radio Amateurs Callbook (RAC - Flying Horse)
    • QRZ callbook
    • online callsign lookup @QRZ.COM
    • HamQTH online callsign lookup
    • QRZCQ online callsign lookup
    • online QRZ subscription service interface
    • online callsign lookup @Hamcall
    • online callsign lookup @Callook (FCC/US Calls)
    • online QSLManager lookup @IK3QAR

  • Winkey support
    • controls all Winkey functions
    • 12 text memories
    • loop text with/without pause
    • abbreviate reports and callsigns for contest
    • immediate sending from keyboard
    • works with Winkey2 USB
    • interactive contest mode

  • DDE to other software
    • MixW interface; update log with QSO data from MixW
    • Hamscope interface; update log with QSO data from Hamscope
    • FLDIGI interface; update log with QSO data from FLDIGI

  • UDP logging inteface link to other software
    • works with 'Digital Master 780'

  • Rotator Control
    • Internal control
      • Internal control supports most standard protocols
      • GS232A, GS232B and extended modes
      • DCU-1, DCU-1 and extended modes
      • ProSisTel, M2
    • External third party control
      • ARSWIN hardware supported
      • PstRotator and PstRotatorAZ rotator control software support, controls virtually all popular rotators
      • LP-Rotor software supported (his software controls Hy-Gain rotators through the DCU-1 interface or RotorEZ interface, can also control Yaesu rotators through the Rotorcard interface)

  • Audio Recorder

  • Grid Locator calculator
    • convert latitude/longitude to locator grid
    • convert locator grid to latitude/longitude
    • conversion in either decimal or minutes
    • special functions interact with Rover mode

  • Log Check Robot
    • updates awards databases for imported QSO's
    • checks log for DXCC entity disparities

  • Online checking and downloading for Winlog32 version and database updates

  • Comprehensive online help pages
  • There are many more subtle features and facilities not listed to make this software even more enjoyable to use.

    There are no annoying 'register it' prompts or date limitations
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