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WCS-R8600 Programming Software Only for the Icom IC-R8600

WCSR8600-U Programming Software Only
WCSR8600-U Programming Software Only

Price: $25.00

Product Code: WCSR8600-U

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RT Systems WCS-R8600 Programming software makes it easy to manage memory channel information and other menu settings of the Icom IC-R8600.

  • Spreadsheet layout with many point and click options.
  • "Read" the current configuration from the radio for editing or start from scratch in a new file.
  • The programmer has copy and paste of memory channel information between files.
  • Column editing for changing several channels with minimal typing.
  • An easy interface to ARRL Travel Plus, RFinder-Worldwide Repeater Directory, Radio Reference, or Repeater Book to get repeater information. (separate purchase or subscription may be required)
  • Ability to copy and paste spreadsheet or website data.
  • Much more than just memory channel programming with settings for other radio menu items.
  • RT Systems Programming Software for Windows 7 (32 and 64 bit), Windows 8 and 8.1 (full version), or Windows 10

Average Rating: 3 of 5 Total Reviews: 5 Write a review »

  0 of 0 people found the following review helpful:
WCS-R8600 Software June 18, 2018
Reviewer: Steven Shackleton from Castleford, West Yorkshire United Kingdom  
This is a very good software package overall but would benefit from a few updates.
Each Group would be better on individual Tabs rather than in one long list.
This long list has a few bugs e.g. when you delete a line the whole list shifts up or down making frequencies jump into Groups they weren't in before.
The Cut and Paste functions could be improved to match that of Excel.
But overall a nice bit of software that makes programming the IC-R8600 much easier.

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  0 of 0 people found the following review helpful:
does not work very well May 28, 2018
Reviewer: Colyn Baillie-Searle from Foxdale, Isle of Man United Kingdom  
I downloaded the software and installed it. Connected the laptop to the radio and imported the information from the set. All ok. I added more frequencies in the memory software and tried to send it to the ICOM 8600. The set showed it was importing and 30 minutes later came up with error and wiped all memories. I tried to do it again later but the same. I sent an email to the company and never got a reply.
I cannot use this software and will be contacting Paypal to inform  them that the software does not work and hope to get a refund.

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  0 of 0 people found the following review helpful:
R8600 March 8, 2018
Reviewer: Rob Evans from Pontllanfraith Blackwood, Gwent United Kingdom  
A few problems first of all with the software but after talking to the tech team its all working now.

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  0 of 0 people found the following review helpful:
February 27, 2018
Reviewer: Mr Stuart Senior from TAUNTON, Somerset United Kingdom  
Check with Tech Support and you’ll find that the product you sold me hadn’t been fully tested so I wasn’t impressed. The fix, however, sorted the problem.  73

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  0 of 0 people found the following review helpful:
lot of bugs February 19, 2018
Reviewer: Reiner Glaeser from Koeln, Nrw Germany  
i buy the IC R 8600 Software from Rt. But a lot of bugs inside. no Update to now..

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