How do I set up a new Fusion radio? What’s Group Mode and how do I use it? Where do I figure out what firmware version I have? Okay, I just have questions about Fusion!
Well, this is the spot. This page contains links to documents written by Hams who were trying to do what you want to do and figured it out. (And wrote it down.) Check back frequently as we will be making constant additions to this resource.
If you spot any errors or have suggestions, contact K9EQ.
Help for Users
WiRES-X, The Bible 2nd Edition preliminary draft for comments Updated 1-Feb-2021
The WiRES-X Bible by WB7OEV Updated 26-Jun-2016
Firmware and Software Versions Updated 12-Nov-2021 (FTD5 1.10 main, IMRS 1.4.4)
Using the FT-991 with Ham Radio Deluxe Updated 03-Oct-2016
Fusion Tips and Tricks 10-Apr-2016
Out-of-The-Box (OTB) DR-1 Interface – linking to analog systems – without any lock-ups 25-Mar-2016
DR-1X Technical Supplement – Includes schematics and wiring diagrams
FTM-100 Tx Power Adjustment 24-Apr-2017
DR-1 Repeater Setup Guide 18-June-2015
Google group to discuss Fusion interfaces:
Fusion Identification Cheat Sheet – model numbers, serial numbers, Tx ID, and more Updated 30-Aug-2021
Fusion Resources 9-Sep-2018
WiRES-X Node Information
How to setup Windows 7 for 24x7x365 remote access Now includes using Win7 without Microsoft support 13-Jan-2020
Windows Tips and Troubleshooting – added USB power management 26-Sep-2016
FT1-DR 2.04 firmware USA only (In case you’re having troubles with the radio randomly stopping digital reception with firmware version 2.07) This has been an issue since April 2016 – amazing it has not been fixed as of 23-Oct-2016!!!!! Note: It is not necessary to downgrade the DSP.