Smart SDR v3.2.31

Improved Internal Latency Performance and Reliability

SmartSDR v3.2.31 incorporates
many new internal improvements that enhance latency performance and reliability.
These changes result in lower RX->TX-RX transition times, improves firmware stability,
provide for greater reliability, and resolve several CW timing issues. (#J8092)
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Updated FlexVSP Driver: This version of SmartSDR for Windows contains an updated
FlexVSP driver (v5.8.1) that is used with SmartSDR CAT to create virtual serial ports. The
new FlexVSP driver is less susceptible to driver corruption related to Windows 10 updates
and has greater stability and performance characteristics. (#J8956)
Multiple ATU Fixes: The ATU issues introduced in a previous version of SmartSDR v3 have
been fixed. These include greatly improved tuning consistency and ATU memories are
now properly restored when the memory feature is turned off and back on. (#J7956, #J7732)

New Panadapter Zoom Feature

The ability to zoom in and zoom out the panadapter
display using the mouse wheel has been added to SmartSDR for Windows by pressing the
key while adjusting the mouse scroll wheel. (#J8048)

USB Bit Cable Setting using Slice as the Source Fixed

The defect where selecting Slice as the source for a bit cable control line (pin) has been fixed. (#J7624)

Additional SmartSDR Fixes

In addition to the notable ATU, USB Bit Cable, and CW fixes, there are additional SmartSDR firmware fixes that are of importance. They include disabling VOX when in CW mode, Intermittent DAX and SmartSDR crashes, a crash using the Auto-Connect feature, Fixed setting the RF Gain when using a FlexControl, The user can no longer log in to a SmartLink account if there is no Internet access, corrected the S-Meter accuracy when receiving strong signals, fixed a crash when using FlexSatPC, and fixed a frequency rounding error in the Memory form when using transverter bands.
Please see the Changelog for a comprehensive listing of fixes contained in SmartSDR v3.2.31. (#J7740, #J8222, #J8170, #J7767, #J7537, #J8077, #J7702, #J7790)

Multiple Maestro and M model FLEX-6000 UI improvements

There are several UI (user interface) enhancements and changes with SmartSDR v3.2.31. They include an updated SmartLink login windows that makes it much easier to enter SmartLink account credentials, the screen for setting SmartLink network settings is no longer obscured, the Info screen now contains the front panel IP address and MAC information, added buttons for finer grain control when setting slider values, double-tapping now opens memory entries and selects profiles, the Slice menu now stays open on band changes, A partially entered manual frequency change is cleared when closing the slice menu and
added controls to enable or disable the Auto Connect to a Radio feature. (#J8068, #J8197, #J8061, #J7511, #J8103, #J8035, #J8002, #J8101, #J8008)

Multiple Maestro and M model FLEX-6000 Fixes

There are many software fixes for the Maestro and M model radios. The following are just several of them. The Version Select menu is now properly sorted by latest to oldest order, fixed auto-connect issues if another station is connected to the radio, fixed issues that caused an available slice not to open correctly, and fixed a crash when selecting an audio input. (#J3199, #J8316, #J8193, #J8022)

New and Updated TURF Files

SmartSDR v3.2.31 contains a new TURF file for operators in Spain who are members of Protección Civil en España (REMER), expanded bands for Japan, and added a new TURF for Austria that include the newly allocated 60m band. (#J8300, #J8003, #J88286)