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FTB177


A memory management program for the Yaesu VX-177 FM handheld transceiver.

G R Freeth (G4HFQ)

Web site: http://www.g4hfq.co.uk
Email:   bob.freeth@g4hfq.co.uk
Post:   9 South Avenue, New Milton, Hampshire  BH25 6EY, United Kingdom

Copyright 2012 G R Freeth

A screenshot of editing a memory



Change History

V1.2.2 Aug 2012 Add a new command 'Show a taller grid height' to the Settings menu.
V1.2.1 Sep 2011 Change the default .CSV format name to FTB Standard
V1.2.0 May 2011 Add: printer selection dialog; make the row height of the Configuration tab taller.
V1.1.9 June 2010 Performance improvement when reading/writing disk files, especially over a network
V1.1.8 May 2010 Minor user interface changes mainly for first time users
V1.1.7 Nov 2009 Refreshed with a new 3 year digital certificate; minor internal changes.
V1.1.7 Jul 2009 Add: support for 32 Com ports.
V1.1.6 Apr 2009 Change: improve compatibility with certain Prolific USB drivers to avoid 8020 errors.
V1.1.5 Mar 2009 Add: an option to the Custom format Export screen to include empty memories in the output file.
V1.1.4 Aug 2008 Add: split tone encoding methods of 'D',  'T DCS' and 'D TSQL'
V1.1.3 May 2008 Add: a command to save the currently displayed grid as a .TAB file
V1.1.2 Mar 2008 Add: import now applies the repeater rules
V1.1.1 Feb 2008 Add: support for rig type 02; Com port detect facility
V1.1.0 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.
V1.0.9 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.
V1.0.8 Jul 2007 Add: a choice of 3 font sizes for the grids; Normal (10pt), Larger (11pt) and Largest (12pt)
V1.0.7 May 2007 Add: ability to move 1 or more adjacent memories up or down the grid using F11 and F12.
V1.0.6 May 2007 Add: an alternative (and faster) approach to reading the radio that is selectable on the Settings menu.
V1.0.5 Mar 2007 Add: user-customised rules for automatic setting of repeater shift direction and amount.
V1.0.4 Feb 2007 Add: option to show/hide empty memories; option to show darker gridlines; paste into a single cell on the memories grid using Shift+Insert keys
V1.0.3 Dec 2006 Add: additional error checking when saving files. Change: use a different software installer program; digitally sign the executable and installer .exe files.
V1.0.2 Oct 2006 Add: new command to choose a folder for storing memory and .CSV files. Change: use a different screen font.
V1.0.1 Sep 2006 Add ability to export only those memories that have been selected; turn off the Internet Connection feature when writing to the radio.
V1.0.0 Jul 2006 Initial release