Yaesu does not provide a mechanism that allows the WiRES-X software to be controlled by another program, i.e., having another program switch to a certain Room when a net starts.
Windows does, however, permit another program to send events to a program. Each window, menu item, and dialog in a Windows program has a unique identifier. It is possible to use these identifiers to send “message” to the WiRES-X software.
The WiRES-X Automation Project’s purpose is to bring together people who are interested in developing this technology and sharing their results.
To get things going, here are two mechanisms for automating WiRES-X:
Dave, N9TOW, provided the following information:
Packages I have installed on my WiresX system.
pip install -U pywinauto
Script that executes changing channels on WiresX app
from pywinauto import Application
app = Application().connect(path=”C:\Program Files (x86)\YAESUMUSEN\WIRES-X\wires-X.exe”)
dialogs = app.windows()