Drats (D…star backwards)
…is a software package intended to handle the digital messaging needs of DStar networks. It does chat, sends forms and occupies the same bandwidth as the voice channel on the repeater…Handy…Here is the address for the current Daily upload…works with W10
Here is a link to DRats information, which is the program needed to manage the communications over the data port. It handles chat, files and ratflectors too…gota check that out, might be useful for EMMCOMM
Logging software interface
This fellow (N3FJP) is the one who wrote the Logging software that W5AC uses for contesting. It works and does a good job. In addition, he has developed a set of settings that seem to get different rigs configured properly to work with his software.