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Offline IZS4

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WEFAX software?
« on: July 25, 2019, 1248 UTC »
What do you all think the best free WeFax software is?
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Re: WEFAX software?
« Reply #1 on: July 25, 2019, 1757 UTC »
It's not free but I am partial to Black Cat HF Weather Fax, but that's because I wrote it  ;D   Quite a few HFU members use it. 

Information and downloads here: https://www.blackcatsystems.com/software/hf_weather_fax.html
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Re: WEFAX software?
« Reply #2 on: July 27, 2019, 0132 UTC »
being cheap, I use FLdigi,(no offense Chris) it works pretty well for wefax, and it is free.
That being said, I use it on linux, I have used it on a MAC quite a while ago, and with no problems, but I have never used it with microsoft.
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Re: WEFAX software?
« Reply #3 on: July 27, 2019, 1018 UTC »
Using FLdigi here also. It is free but can have some quarks, on my laptop anyway, Windows 8.  I imaging paid software would work better.
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Re: WEFAX software?
« Reply #4 on: July 27, 2019, 1041 UTC »
It's not free but I am partial to Black Cat HF Weather Fax, but that's because I wrote it  ;D   Quite a few HFU members use it. 

Information and downloads here: https://www.blackcatsystems.com/software/hf_weather_fax.html

I'm partial to the Black Cat version....it works great! For the price of a couple packs of smokes or a case of cheap beer you can't beat it! Easy to use and I've decoded some really good images since first jumping in to this interesting sideshow of the shortwave listening experience.
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Re: WEFAX software?
« Reply #5 on: August 05, 2019, 1825 UTC »
Fldigi here myself.
I may take a look at Multi-PSK as well one day soon. But for now Fldigi works just fine, running Win7 here at the moment and SDRPlay RSP2/SDRUno.

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Re: WEFAX software?
« Reply #6 on: August 05, 2019, 2059 UTC »
Sorcerer, WCODE, K500, Centurion, Fldigi, does DM780 do fax?
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