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Change callsign openSPOT on APRS

asked 2017-10-16 21:50:20 +0200

PD2RLD gravatar image

updated 2017-10-16 21:53:22 +0200


I have an OpenSPOT and I saw on that the Brandmeister Network will send APRS-beacons. But, it's with my own callsign and I run here another APRS-program with the same call.

My question is, can I change the callsign (with another SSID) for use with I don't want to change the call in my other APRS-program and if I change the call in my OpenSPOT, it won't be visible on the Brandmeister Dashboard webpage.

I think there must be more amateurs with the same question...

73, Roland, PD2RLD.

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answered 2017-10-17 15:52:11 +0200

R3ABM gravatar image

Just add proper SSID to callsign on your OpenSpot

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I tried this, but now I don't have sufficient permissions to manage the hotspot via (The sysop callsign was changed to -SSID).

LA5NTA gravatar imageLA5NTA ( 2017-11-04 11:42:40 +0200 )edit

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