Currently Amateur radio operators other than communicate using radio, because the progress of IT we can use the internet to communicate among radio operators throughout the world, by using amateur radio softwares belows:
APRS system was created and introduced by Bob Bruninga,
amateur radio operator(WB4APR), APRS stands for Automatic Position
Reporting System or short for Automatic Packet Reporting System.
Initially the system only reports the position information. However,
in recent years APRS not only to report the location of an object.
it is used for reporting the weather, the location of the
earthquake, the location of objects that do not have the APRS
system, the location of the car who is traveling even for report the
location of a particular event such as the location of Ham Fest,
Amateur Local summit, the General Assembly or to find a location /
place we've never been visit before etc.
To activate APRS please download 32full203.exe file (5.02MB). Click here.
Want your Adroid Mobile phone or Tablet for APRS? Download APK - APRSdroid directly with your HP or your Tablet. Please note that APRSdroid can not be downloaded using a computer with Windows OS, but must be downloaded and installed directly using the HP or Adroid Tablet operating system. Click here.
eQSO is a client / server software program designed by the Amateur Radio Amateur to connect RF Radio gateway dan repeaters via the Internet.
EQSO software using Voice-Over-IP and Internet network connecting radio users throughout the world. To activate this new software, users must REGISTER to get the password and activation code.
Unfortunately eQSO website is now closed for new registrations. Please try using FRN (Free Radio Network) to join eQSO. Please download the FRN Software Click here.
Echolink allows Amateur Radio stations to connect each other via Internet. You can use Echolink to connect your station (or computer) via the Internet to other amateur radio stations using the same software, and perform voice QSO. If you are within range of an FM repeater or simplex stations equipped with Echolink, you can use DTMF commands from your radio to access the Echolink network. If you are using a PC connected to the Internet, you can access the Echolink stations directly from your PC throughout the world.
How do we start using it?
First, download the software from echolink Click here. You will be asked to give your callsign and e-mail address. Then, install the software on your PC, make sure you have a good internet connection (modem 56k or more), and begin to register to Echolink server. The final step is to send the copy of proof license via email with a jpg or gif file format so that your callsign will be added to the system.
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Yogyakarta local morning net:
YC2ZUY Freq.: 145.500MHz
at 06:00 local time or 23:00 UTC
APRS Internet Gateway:
YC2UPT Freq: 144.390 MHz
YB2WB-1 Freq : 144.390 MHz
Malioboro eQSO Gateway:
YB2DWJ Freq: 147.600 MHz