After watching Daniel, W5EKG's You Tube video, I had SatPC32 and the
IC-9700 working beautifully on the first try. (Thanks, Daniel!) The
radio frequency tracked the software real-time just like it should.
However, after playing around for a few minutes (changing satellites,
turning the main tuning knob, etc.) The radio suddenly stopped
following the frequency changes from SatPC32. The frequency
intermittently updates after 10-20 seconds accompanied by the
frequency on the radio display flashing white from MAIN to SUB for a
brief moment. Usually nothing happens until I choose another
satellite then the frequency updates once then...crickets.
IC-9700 Firmware 1.05
Icom Driver Version 1.30
Baud Rate: 19200 (Tried dropping it to 9600)
The AFC is turned off.
Tried rebooting the software.
Tried rebooting the computer, etc.
FRANK KARNAUSKAS, N1UW