Ham radio logging software
Many times you encounter a ham radio logging software but..which one is the most reliable, most common to find in our shacks? Which advantages, disadvantages have they got? Let’s review them one by one. I would like to start from a macintosh one:
link : http://dogparksoftware.com/MacLoggerDX.html
Organizing and filtering the spots from your favourite DX Cluster for DXing, Contesting or casual rag-chewing. MacLoggerDX supports up to hundred radios, automatically tuning to the spots you are interested in, swinging your beam around. Alerting you to rare contacts or Band Openings and looking up, displaying on 2D, 3D and Satellite Maps and logging your contacts to a super fast sql database. MacLoggerDX can also email you when the Bands are open or that rare DX is spotted. Awards Tracking, Band Activity, Schedules, Memories, QSL Generation, ADIF import, export, Club Log integration, eQSL, LoTW Confirmations.
I have been using this nice software since a long time now…and I believe it’s the best one for MAC computers among the ham radio logging software available. I would rate it 9/10
Link : http://www.aetherlog.com
Aether is a new ham radio logging application for Mac OS X. This ham radio logging software includes tools to quickly and easily log QSOs while on the air, as well as organize, search and track your QSOs later. This is very nice , well made software and not very heavy. I would rate it 8/10
This is a nice software for PC user – totally free. Thanks to IK2VIW Giorgio.
BBLogger current features (release 188.8.131.52): Full management of a A.R.S. in Hunter mode (complete) or Expeditioner (Light) – Full management of a SWL station – Dedicated interface – Multi-log and multi-user managing. – Integrated Packet Cluster Radio and Telnet Terminal – new features. 30 different languages or accents announcing the incoming spot. – Integrated Terminal “BBTerm” for digital radiocommunications (RTTY, PSK31/63/125, FSK, MFSK16, GMSK) based on MMVARI by JE3HHT engine – Integrated CAT based on Omnirig by VE3NEA, interface supporting CAT softwares for Icom TRX by IZ2BKK – Log, labels and QSL cards printings, standard or custom. – Management of 152 Awards, printings and graphic management of many of them. – Custom awards management. – Statistics management. – Connection with a Callbook: RAC / Worldcall / Radamato / QRZ.com (only for QRZ subscribers) / HamQTH (free!) – Link to QRZ.com, HamQTH and Google Maps on-line – Multi-lingual support: Italian, English, French, German, Spanish and Polish. I would rate it 9/10.