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** '''WAZ''' - EXC is WAZ zone
** '''WAZ''' - EXC is WAZ zone
** '''ITU''' - EXC is ITU zone
** '''ITU''' - EXC is ITU zone
* '''EXC name''' - name of EXC. Used for database file naming [[Files#.7E.2Ftucnak.2FtucnakexcXXX|tucnakexcXXX]] and [[Files#.7E.2Ftucnak.2FtucnakvexcXXX|tucnakvexcXXX]].
Also look at [[Scoring]].
Also look at [[Scoring]].

Revision as of 09:20, 19 December 2008

Contest opened

Station description

  • Name of the contest - name of Contest in free form.
  • Callsign in contest - your callsign used in contest.
  • Club station - callsign of your club station. Can be used to score more stations together but AFAIK unused.
  • Your WWL - your World Wide Locator, f.e. JN69UN.
  • Your EXC - your optional exchange if it is used.
  • Date of contest - Date of beginning of contest in the form YYYYMMDD. You can set future date to only prepare log for future contest.
  • Only digits mean - Parsing of two or more digits can be changed. Depending to atual contest they can be resolved as none, RST-S, RST-R, QSO-NR-R or EXC.


  • QSO NR used - three state checkbox, select if QSO number us unused (empty), used (X) or optional (O).
  • QSOp multi - Multipliers for every QSO. Normally 1.
  • Global QSO NR - QSO number runs globally for all bands.


  • WWL used - WWL is unused, used or optional.
  • WWL bonus - Bonus points added to QSO points for every worked WWL. Zero when unused.
  • WWL multi - WWL multipliers. Normally zero.
  • Confirm WWL - If checked, op must to confirm WWLs from database by pressing Alt+X.


EXC is optional exchange used in various contests. It can be club member number, district code, category or some else string.

  • EXC used - Describes if the EXC is not used, used or optional.
  • EXC bonus - Bonus points added to QSO points for every worked EXC. Zero when unused.
  • EXC multi - EXC multipliers. Normally zero.
  • Confirm EXC - If checked, op must to confirm EXCs from database by pressing Alt+E.
  • EXC - type of EXC:
    • Free - General type of EXC, not compared to database of valid EXCs.
    • Verified - Is allowed to enter only one of permitted EXCs. They are listed in database tucnakvexcXXX.
    • WAZ - EXC is WAZ zone
    • ITU - EXC is ITU zone

Also look at Scoring.