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guides:sdr_tracker [2015/05/13 21:26]
chrisstubbs Added stereo mix
guides:sdr_tracker [2018/08/21 12:57] (current)
kevwal [Decoding the Payload]
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 **Warning. I don't know if mine is broken but its totally useless at receiving actual in the air HABs. Ok for testing but it drifts badly too. I would appreciate anyone else who has uses these giving some feed back thanks - Upu** **Warning. I don't know if mine is broken but its totally useless at receiving actual in the air HABs. Ok for testing but it drifts badly too. I would appreciate anyone else who has uses these giving some feed back thanks - Upu**
 The [[https://​www.cosycave.co.uk/​product.php?​id_product=288|NEWSKY TV28T RTL 2832U / R820T]] is a extremely cost effective unit that comes with an SMA adaptor. ​ The [[https://​www.cosycave.co.uk/​product.php?​id_product=288|NEWSKY TV28T RTL 2832U / R820T]] is a extremely cost effective unit that comes with an SMA adaptor. ​
 +Older versions of TV Dongles do drift however more recent (2015) versions are much better and are used by many people for tracking. ​ Dedicated dongles such as Airspy are now much more common and form the basis of very good receivers.
  
 ===== Mac Software ​ ===== ===== Mac Software ​ =====
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 The guys at SDRSharp have done a very easy script for installing the dongle. Go to : The guys at SDRSharp have done a very easy script for installing the dongle. Go to :
  
-http://sdrsharp.com/downloads/sdr-install.zip+http://airspy.com/download/
  
 Extract this zip and double click Install. This will create a sub directory called sdrsharp. Within this sub directory double click zadig.exe and you will see the following with an empty list : Extract this zip and double click Install. This will create a sub directory called sdrsharp. Within this sub directory double click zadig.exe and you will see the following with an empty list :
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 Virtual Audio Cable demo send some voice over the channel saying "​TRIAL"​ so it's pretty useless now for this use. Virtual Audio Cable demo send some voice over the channel saying "​TRIAL"​ so it's pretty useless now for this use.
  
-VB-CABLE Driver: http://​vb-audio.pagesperso-orange.fr/​Cable/​index.htm +VB-CABLE Driver: http://​vb-audio.pagesperso-orange.fr/​Cable/​index.htm, (21/08/18 Now moved to here: https://​www.vb-audio.com/​Cable/​index.htm). ​VB-Cable driver is a donationware. The configuration steps are the same than VAC. You should try this one.
-VB-Cable driver is a donationware. The configuration steps are the same than VAC. You should try this one.+
  
 Jack Audio is availble here : http://​www.jackaudio.org/​ Jack Audio is availble here : http://​www.jackaudio.org/​
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