WSJT-X release candidate 2.2.0-rc3 is now available for testing.
The third candidate release for WSJT-X 2.2.0, WSJT-X 2.2.0-rc3, is now available for download and use for beta testing. Nearly all of the bugs reported in the RC1 release have been fixed.
Candidate releases are intended for beta testers: individuals interested in testing the program’s new features and providing feedback to the WSJT Development Group. This is the second candidate release for WSJT-X 2.2.0, with a number of bug fixes. Be sure to read the Release Notes.
WSJT-X 2.2.0-rc3 is the third release candidate for WSJT-X 2.2.0. The most important differences from the -rc2 version are the correction of regressions in hamlib code that affected particular radios and PTT keying by means of DTR or RTS on a COM port. In addition, RC3 has the following enhancements and minor bug fixes: - Updates to Catalan translation of the UI (thanks to EA3W) - Spanish translation of the UI (EA3W) - Load language translations only when matching primary language - Minor corrections to User Guide - Increased FT8 sync threshold in "Normal" and "Fast" decoding - Corrected the code that restores the WideGraph, EchoGraph, and FastGraph windows to normal view after they have been minimized. - Don't allow restart with "ISCAT B" mode label unless VHF features are enabled. - Repair regression defect in WSPR power combo box items
Candidate release: WSJT-X 2.2.0-rc3
Candidate releases are intended for beta testers: individuals interested in testing the program’s new features and providing feedback to the WSJT Development Group. This is the third candidate release for WSJT-X 2.2.0, with bug fixes important to a few users. Be sure to read the Release Notes. The General Availability (GA) release of WSJT-X 2.2.0 is expected soon.
New Features: An extensive list of new features in WSJT-X 2.2.0 can be found in the User Guide here.
Documentation: The WSJT-X 2.2 User Guide is available online. This document should always be your first source for help. Use your browser’s search facility to find a keyword or topic.
- English (v2.2.0-rc3) – html
- English (v2.2.0-rc3) – pdf
- German (v2.2.0-rc2) (OE1EQW)
- Dutch (v2.2.0-rc2) (ON4CKT)
- Norwegian (v2.2.0-rc2) (LA6VQ)
- Japanese (v2.2.0-rc2) (JA7UDE)
Installation packages for WSJT-X 2.2.0-rc3
- Version 2.2.0-rc3: wsjtx-2.2.0-rc3-win32.exe. (32-bit Windows 7 or later).
- Version 2.2.0-rc3: wsjtx-2.2.0-rc3-win64.exe. (64-bit Windows 7 or later).
Installation instructions for Linux can be found here in the User Guide. Download the package file appropriate for your system, from the list below. (Versions installable with “apt-get” and “yum” will be made available as soon as our package maintainers create the packages.)
- Version 2.2.0-rc3
Note: these packages are unlikely to install properly on Linux distributions with required dependencies at lower versions than those on the named distributions. In such cases building from source is the correct way to install WSJT-X 2.2.0-rc3.
Installation instructions for version 2.2.0-rc3 can be found here in the User Guide.
- Version 2.2.0-rc3 for macOS 10.12 and newer: wsjtx-2.2.0-rc3-Darwin.dmg
WSJT-X is licensed under the terms of Version 3 of the GNU General Public License (GPL). Development of this software is a cooperative project to which many amateur radio operators have contributed. If you use our code, please have the courtesy to let us know about it. If you find bugs or make improvements to the code, please report them to us in a timely fashion.
Build and installation instructions are in the INSTALL file inside the tarball.
- Source code for WSJT-X 2.2.0-rc3: wsjtx-2.2.0-rc3.tgz