Keyboard and text functions

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Keyboard functions

QSO Entry line
[Enter] Log a contact
[Spacebar] Move cursor between callsign entry and report fields.
[Left arrow] or [Ctrl][B] Move cursor one character to the left.
[Right arrow] or [Ctrl][F] Move cursor one character to the right.
[Home] or [Ctrl][A] Move cursor to the beginning of the field.
[End] or [Ctrl][E] Moves the cursor to the end of the field.
[Backspace] Delete the character located left of the cursor.
[Tab] Move cursor between sent RST and received number fields.
[>] Move cursor to next field in the main log.
[<] Move cursor to previous field in the main log.
[Del] or [Ctrl][D] Delete the character located under the cursor.
[F11] or [Alt][W] Clear all the fields of the current QSO, and puts the cursor into the callsign logging field.
[Alt][F] Edit QSO date and time.
[Alt][N] Write a note regarding this QSO.
[Ctrl][C] Copy callsign.
[Ctrl][K] Delete all characters under and to the right of the cursor.
[Ctrl][V] Paste copied callsign.
[Ctrl][W] Clear the current field, if report field is cleared, initialize RST.
[Ctrl][Z] Undo - restores edited QSO data to prior value (also menu:Edit->Restore_QSO).
[Ctrl][Left arrow] Like [Home].
[Ctrl][Right arrow] Like [End].
[Ctrl][+] or [Ctrl][Keypad Add] Silently log QSO.
Navigating the log
[Up arrow] Move one QSO up.
[Down arrow] Move one QSO down.
[PageUp] Move 10 QSOs up.
[PageDown] Move 10 QSOs down.
[Ctrl][G] Go to a specific QSO number.
[Ctrl][Home] Go to first QSO in log.
[Ctrl][End] Go to last QSO in log.
[Ctrl][PageDown] Go forward 24 hours.
[Ctrl][PageUp] Go back 24 hours.
[Ctrl][X] Toggles the X-QSO flag which invalidates the QSO, making it not count and export as X-QSO: line in Cabrillo.
Operation
[F1] Play message #1. CQ in Run. Callsign i S&P.
[Shift][Ctrl][F1] In SO2V and SO2R: Shift focus to radio 1. Switch to Run. Play message #1.
In SO1R and SO2R Advanced: Play message #1.
Run F1
[F2] Play message #2. Usually full report
[F3] Play message #3. Usually contest exchange e.g. serial number
[F4] Play message #4. Usually your call
[F5] Play message #5. Usually the logged callsign
[F6] Play message #6. Usually a request to repeat the exchange
[F7] Play message #7. Usually a single question mark
[Insert] Play the message defined for this key. Usually the exchange
[+] or [Keypad Add] Play the message defined for this key. Usually conclusion and logging of QSO
[Esc] Interrupt message transmission.
[Alt][C] Send or modify additional messages.
[Alt][K] Toggle Keyboard mode.
[Ctrl][M] Toggle ESM - Enter Sends Message.
[Alt][V] Change CW speed (opens "CW-Speed" entry box).
[Alt][F9] Decrease CW speed by 2 WPM.
[Alt][F10] Increase CW speed by 2 WPM.
[Ctrl][F9] Contest period down (for applicable contests).
[Ctrl][F10] Contest period up (for applicable contests).
[Shift][F1..F7] Record messages #1 to #7 (SSB, if supported for the active DVK) or edit message #1 to #7 (CW, Digital).
[Shift][Insert] Record the message associated to the [Insert] key.
[Shift][+] Records the message associated to the [+] key.
[Ctrl][Tab] Toggle Run/S&P mode for focused radio (also changes CW/Digi memory sets).
[Shift][Ctrl][Tab] Toggle Run/S&P mode for not focused radio (also changes CW/Digi memory sets).
[Ctrl][R] Toggle CQ auto-repeat.
Windows
[F8] Check N + 1 window.
[F9] Check call window.
[F10] Check Multipliers window.
[F12] Check Partials window.
[Alt][A] DX-Cluster Announcements window.
[Alt][B] Skeds window.
[Alt][E] Take a sked.
[Alt][I] Gab window.
[Alt][L] Worked gridsquares.
[Alt][M] Worked DXCC.
[Alt][J] Network status window.
[Alt][O] DX-Cluster Monitor window.
[Alt][P] Worked prefixes.
[Alt][R] Rate window.
[Alt][S] Summary window.
[Ctrl][F9] Statistics window.
Radio Control
[Alt][F1] QSY band down (In frequency, i.e. to a longer wavelength).
[Alt][F2] QSY band up (In frequency, i.e. to a shorter wavelength).
[Alt][F4] QSY back to CQ frequency.
[Ctrl][F4] Equalize both VFO on focused radio.
[Ctrl][T] Tune the transmitter (on CW).
[Ctrl][F1] and [Ctrl][F2] Switch mode up and down (when the current contest permits).
[Shift][UpArrow] RIT adjustment up in Run, frequency adjustment up in S&P, as defined by band map orientation.
[Shift][DownArrow] RIT adjustment down in Run, frequency adjustment down in S&P, as defined by band map orientation.
[Shift][Delete] RIT clear.
[Alt][UpArrow] Frequency adjustment up as defined by band map orientation.
[Alt][DownArrow] Frequency adjustment down as defined by band map orientation.
[Shift][Alt][UpArrow] Faster VFO adjustment up as defined by band map orientation.
[Shift][Alt][DownArrow] Faster VFO adjustment down as defined by band map orientation.
[Ctrl][-] or [Ctrl][Keypad Subtract] Toggle receiver diversity/synchronization/tracking on supported radios.
[Ctrl][Alt][R] Resets and reinitializes all serial port and pipe connections to radios, keyers, SO2R devices etc
[Keypad Multiply] Switch active radio.
[-] or [Keypad Subtract] Enable Split Mode.
Antenna Control
[Shift][Ctrl][Alt][F1] Select Rx antenna 1.
[Shift][Ctrl][Alt][F2] Select Rx antenna 2.
[Shift][Ctrl][Alt][F3] Select Rx antenna 3.
[Shift][Ctrl][Alt][F4] Select Rx antenna 4.
[Shift][Ctrl][Alt][F5] Select Rx antenna 5.
[Shift][Ctrl][Alt][F6] Select Rx antenna 6.
[Shift][Ctrl][Alt][F7] Select Rx antenna 7.
[Alt][F11] Change RX antenna.
[Shift][Alt][F11] Change TX antenna.
[Ctrl][F12] Turn selected rotator to SP direction.
[Alt][F12] Turn selected rotator to LP direction.
Bandmap
[Ctrl][Enter] Insert spot into Band Map.
[Ctrl][Up arrow] Grab the first spot above in the active bandmap and load it in VFO A in active radio (SO1R, SO2R) or active VFO (SO2V).
[Ctrl][Shift][Up arrow] Grab the first spot, which is a multiplier, above in the active bandmap and load it in VFO A in active radio (SO1R, SO2R) or active VFO (SO2V).
[Ctrl][Alt][Up arrow] With option Operating\Bandmap\QSY Opposite radio instead of 2nd VFO checked: Grab the first spot above in the active bandmap and load it
in VFO A of other radio (SO1R, SO2R) or VFO B (SO2V). Otherwise: Grab the first spot above in the active bandmap and load it in VFO B in
active radio (SO1R, SO2R, not applicable in SO2V).
[Ctrl][Down arrow] Grab the first spot below in the active bandmap and load it in VFO A in active radio (SO1R, SO2R) or active VFO (SO2V).
[Ctrl][Shift][Down arrow] Grab the first spot, which is a multiplier, below in the active bandmap and load it in VFO A in active radio (SO1R, SO2R) or active VFO (SO2V).
[Ctrl][Alt][Down arrow] With option "Operating\Bandmap\QSY Opposite radio instead of 2nd VFO" checked: Grab the first spot below in the active bandmap and load it
in VFO A of other radio (SO1R, SO2R) or VFO B (SO2V). Otherwise: Grab the first spot below in the active bandmap and load it in VFO B in
active radio (SO1R, SO2R, not applicable in SO2V).
[Ctrl][Space] Grab the spot on or near the current frequency.
DX Cluster
[Alt][T] Manually send a command to the connected DX cluster.
[Alt][F3] Create a DX cluster spot.
Networking and chat
[Alt][D] Pass a station.
[Alt][G] Send a gab.
[Ctrl][Alt][G] Send a ON4KST message.
[Ctrl][Alt][P] Set pass frequency.
SO2R/SO2V
[Ctrl][Alt][1..8] Select scenario in SO2R Advanced.
[Ctrl][Shift][F1..F8] On-the-fly scenario editing.
[Ctrl][Alt][A] Listen to radio 1 in both ears in SO2R.
[Ctrl][Alt][T] Listen to radio 2 in both ears in SO2R.
[Ctrl][Alt][S] Toggle stereo in SO2R and SO2V with split.
[Ctrl][Alt][L] Listen to focused radio in both ears in SO2R.
[Ctrl][Alt][D] Toggle sub receiver permanently on in SO2V with split.
[Keypad Multiply] Switch focus.
Multi Operator
[Ctrl][F3] Toggle station type (RUN/Mult in M/S, Run1/Run2 in M/2).
[Ctrl][O] Login as operator. Erase entry text box to log off.
Contest recorder
[Ctrl][Alt][Enter] Play QSO.
[Ctrl][Alt][Space] Pause playback.
Partner Mode
[Comma] or [Keypad Decimal] Manual addition of one or several calls to the partner window.
[Alt][Enter] Add the call current call to the partner window.
[Alt][Space] Grab the call in the topmost "real time" line of the partner window. If empty, grab the top of the stack instead.
[Alt][Backpace] Clear everything in the partner window.
[Alt][1] - [9] Grab the nth call from the partner window.
[Ctrl][1] - [9] Replace the nth call in the partner window.
DoubleClick on a callsign Grab the call from the partner window.
Check Partials & N+1
[Alt][Y] Grab the top guess in Check Partials window.
DoubleClick on a callsign Grab the call.
Special Keys for WAE Contest
[Alt][L] Open and close QTC receive window (for european stations).
[Alt][S] Save current QTC.
[Ctrl][L] Open and close QTC send window (for non-european stations).
[Ctrl][F8] When receiving - equivalent to F8 "AGN" but includes row number.
[Alt][V] Set CW speed for QTC traffic.
Morse Runner
[Ctrl][Alt][Page Up] Morse Runner increase volume.
[Ctrl][Alt][Page Down] Morse Runner decrease volume.
[Ctrl][Alt][Right Arrow] Morse Runner increase bandwidth.
[Ctrl][Alt][Left Arrow] Morse Runner decrease bandwidth.
[Ctrl][Shift][Right Arrow] Morse Runner increase pitch.
[Ctrl][Shift][Left Arrow] Morse Runner decrease pitch.
[Shift][UpArrow] RIT + in Morse Runner.
[Shift][DownArrow] RIT - in Morse Runner.
[Shift][Delete] RIT clear in Morse Runner.

NB. During MorseRunner operation, text command SETUP will open MorseRunner configuration panel.

Text commands

CW and Digital Functions
CTSPACE Equivalent to: Options | CW/DIGI | Shortened spaces (CT spaces) [checked]
CWAUTO or AUTOCW Equivalent to: Options | CW/DIGI | Auto sending - Sets/disables autosending.
NOCTSPACE Equivalent to: Options | CW/DIGI | Shortened spaces (CT spaces) [unchecked]
FULLABBREV Equivalent to: Options | CW/DIGI | Serial number | Abbreviated
PROABBREV Equivalent to: Options | CW/DIGI | Serial number | Pro
SEMIABBREV Equivalent to: Options | CW/DIGI | Serial number | Half abbreviated
NOABBREV Equivalent to: Options | CW/DIGI | Serial number | Not abbreviated
ESM or ESMON Enable Enter Sends Message Mode; equivalent to: Tools | Data Entry | Enable ESM [checked]
NOESM or ESMOFF Disable Enter Sends Message Mode; equivalent to: Tools | Data Entry | Enable ESM [unchecked]
LZ Equivalent to: Options | CW/DIGI | Serial number | Leading zeros [checked]
NOLZ Equivalent to: Options | CW/DIGI | Serial number | Leading zeros [unchecked]
MSGS or MESSAGES Equivalent to: Options | CW/DIGI | Modify standard messages
RPT Equivalent to: Tools | Repeat Loop [checked]
NORPT Equivalent to: Tools | Repeat Loop [unchecked]
SOUND Equivalent to: Options | CW/DIGI | No sound [unchecked]
NOSOUND Equivalent to: Options | CW/DIGI | No sound [checked]
SYNCCW/NOSYNCCW Enable/disable cw speed syncing between radio/VFO (SO2R and SO2V)
SYNCSPEED Sync other radio/VFO CW speed with focused radio/VFO (SO2R and SO2V)
WKSETUP or WKEY Equivalent to: Options | WinKey configuration
Operating and logging
CW, SSB, LSB, USB, AM, FM Set mode
WORKDUPE or WORKDUPEON Equivalent to: Options | CW/DIGI | Work dupes [checked]
The normal exchange will be sent also to dupes.
NOWORKDUPE or WORKDUPEOFF Equivalent to: Options | CW/DIGI | Work dupes [unchecked]
Causes the $QSOB4 message to be sent to all dupes when, for example,
when the [Insert] key is programmed as $LOGGEDCALL $QSOB4 $GUESSEXCH $F2
RUNSP or RUNSPON Equivalent to: Tools | Data entry | Enable Run/SP switching [checked]
NORUNSP or RUNSPOFF Equivalent to: Tools | Data entry | Enable Run/SP switching [unchecked]
AUTORSPON or AUTORSP Equivalent to: Tools | Data entry | Enable automatic Run/SP selection [checked]
AUTORSPOFF or NOAUTRSP Equivalent to: Tools | Data entry | Enable automatic Run/SP selection [unchecked]
Multi Operator
MULT Equivalent to: Commands | Station type | Mult
OPON or LOGIN Log in as an operator
OPOFF or LOGOUT Log out as an operator
RUN1 Equivalent to: Commands | Station type | Run 1
RUN2 Equivalent to: Commands | Station type | Run 2
RUN Equivalent to: Commands | Station type | Run
Open/Close/Database Functions
AUTORELOAD Equivalent to: Options | Load contest at startup [checked]
NOAUTORELOAD Equivalent to: Options | Load contest at startup | [unchecked]
BYE or QUIT or EXIT Equivalent to: File | Quit
CLEARLOG Equivalent to: Edit | Delete all QSO
CLEARLOGNOW Equivalent to: CLEARLOG, but does not ask for confirmation
CLOSE Equivalent to: File | Close
COPYLOG Save a copy of the current log file in the current log directory with a timestamp added to its name
COPYLOGCLEAR Equivalent to the COPYLOG but with data truncation. Exact function is TBD.
NEW Equivalent to: File | New
OPEN Equivalent to: File | Open
POSTCONTEST Equivalent to: Edit | Postcontest mode [checked]
NOPOSTCONTEST Equivalent to: Edit | Postcontest mode [unchecked]
RELOAD Reopens the current log and reloads contest definitions
RELOADNOW Like RELOAD but without the contest configuration dialog
REOPEN Reopens the current log
REOPENNOW Like REOPEN but without the contest configuration dialog
WRITELOG or MAKELOG Exports the log to a file in Cabrillo or EDI format.
Other Functions
CTYFILES or COUNTRYFILES Equivalent to: Options | Data files | Country files
DEBUGCAT Toggle debug logging of radio 1 CAT interface
DEBUGRCAT For selected radio models read a simulated response from the
radio as CAT communication from CATRX.bin file.
DEFINEKEYS Equivalent to: Options | Redefine keyboard keys
VER or VERSION Equivalent to: Help | About - Display the about panel
SETUP Equivalent to: Options | Configure Interfaces
During MorseRunner simulation it opens MorseRunner setup
NET or NETON/NONET or NETOFF Enable/disable network communications
NETCONFIG Equivalent to: Options | Configure network
ILOCK or ILOCKON Enable DXLog software interlock
NOILOCK or ILOCKOFF Disable DXLog software interlock
REMOTE Equivalent to: Commands | Remote commands
RESET Closes and re-opens serial port and pipe connections to radios, keyers, SO2R devices etc