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      • Add a user programable group allow the user to select the characters to study. of charac

        In addition to numbers, letters, pro signs & Koch add a user defined study group. Allow us to choose & study the characters we need more help with.

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        • Bug - CBC news feed doesn't work.

          I have 1.433. Previous releases didn't work for me either.

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          • General Telegraphy

            There are many like me that hold an Amateur Extra with 20 WPM code and a Radio Telephone license. The obtain the Radio Telegraphy license, we only need element 6 and a place to take the exam. Element 6 question pool would be nice.

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            • Toggling horizontal/vertical alignment

              The Ham Morse screen remains vertical aligned when the iPad is turned horizontal. Did I overlook something?

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              • Newspaper Headlines

                I am going on about 5 months now and copying pretty good at 10 wpm. I really like the changing text in the newspaper headlines, but lately they are all gone but the British ones. What can we as customers do to help you get back the other newspaper headlines?

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                • News Crashes App

                  V1.450.5 just started crashing as soon as I hit the news button & it had been working awhile ago.

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                    Hi there,

                    Sorry to hear you are having problems with the app. Can you remember or tell me which News feed you were trying to listen to when it crashed? Will it work if you change to a different setting, e.g. words, QSO, etc. or does it continue to have problems? If its continuing to have problems I would delete the app from the phone and reinstall and see if that improves matters. Any additional information about your phone (e.g. version of iOS) plus if it works if you delete the app, etc. will be very useful for me to debug the problem.

                    Cheers, Simon, AA9PW.

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                    • Excellent morse code practice!

                      The system you're using is very helpful -- thanks for helping me get my morse code skills back!

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                      • iPhone useres

                        iPhone users. I discovered that I have to turn on my Bluetooth when in the car. I then receive the audio through my car speakers.

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                        • love it ty vm

                          love ty vm

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                          • Resize letters bigger and add carriage returns so letters don't run together (a lot of this looks alike!)

                            Hello,

                            I have been trying 5 "groups" of code in
                            practicing Morse code on your website.

                            I've been losing my spot and thinking I had
                            a lot more letters wrong than I actually did.

                            I was thinking of copying and pasting the (correct)
                            letters into a word processing document and
                            resizing the letters and adding carriage returns.

                            Then I thought: maybe I can ask you to do that automatically
                            on your website?

                            It's just a suggestion but it may help myself and others

                            Thanks for your consideration.

                            73
                            Kim, N9UBJ

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                            • The morse code for the letter "U" is slightly mispelled

                              http://aa9pw.com/morsecode/morse_code_alphabet/
                              the "U" is given as "di-dit-dah" when the rest of the letters would imply that "di-di-dah" was intended.
                              Love this site, found it many months back, only now am beginning to learn morse code.

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                                • some of the links don't seem to work

                                  Some of the links don't seem to work. It could be my end. It displays a 404 error. Do I need to up date my system? Win7 64 bit. Latest updates. Could it be my antivirus? Thanks

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                                  • change nothing

                                    I just wanted to say thank you for providing a site where we can practice and test ourselves in preparation for taking the test.

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                                      • Hi, bought the ham morse app on advice of a friend for my ipadbut can't get any sound.

                                        Read somewhere that you recommend deleting and then reinstalling. If that didn't work then contact you. This is my wife's old ipad so contacted you through her email, did so but no response from you. This is only way to contact you for me I don't do facebook (she does though). Am really serious about doing code and this seems like the best app by far. Appriciate the help. Bond K7BND

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                                        • AA9PW. A question regarding your testing.

                                          sir. Sir I am not a ham but my Ham buddy is writing this for me.
                                          I have been taking your test now for about two months. I run thru it every evening and my friend gives me the test. I have been getting 100% every time I take the test. My problem is when I went into the Local Amature radio Club to take my test. I could not make heads or tails out of the questions as they were completely different than your material and he said your material was out dated and we are using a new…

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                                            Hi Ralph, All of the question pools on the site are the current editions (Technician is valid through 6/18, General is valid through 6/19 and the Extra is valid through 6/20). If you can give me more information about which exam you are taking and which book they are using to study from then perhaps we can get to the bottom of it.

                                            Cheers, Simon, AA9PW

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