Join Date: Oct 2006
Location: on the boat - Chesapeake
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Many laptops don't have a LINE IN port. Turn the volume from the radio all the way down and ease it up very slowly until the software starts to decode the signal.
The next stop beyond a patch cable is a simple interface. There are lots of circuits and inexpensive pre-made gear to provide isolation and level adjustment floating around the ham radio community. Your friendly neighborhood ham radio person should be able to help you.
sail fast and eat well, dave
beware "cut and paste" sailors.
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