[amsat-bb] Re: HRD Sat Tracking program - slow?

John,K0QH k0qh at skywayusa.net
Thu Apr 16 12:51:11 PDT 2009

David McKenzie wrote:
> Blame the programmer, not the operating system.
> On Fri, Apr 10, 2009 at 9:38 AM, Bill Dzurilla <billdz.geo at yahoo.com> wrote:
>> Hi,
>> Anyone using the Sat Tracking feature on Ham Radio Deluxe?
>> When I click on New Satellite, CPU usage shoots to 100% and it takes over a
>> minute to display the track of the new sat. Also very slow on several other
>> functions. This can't be normal, is it my computer or is it Vista? Running a
>> new Lenovo desktop with Windows Vista.
>> I tried it with my Windows XP laptop and it worked fine. Darn Vista. Any
>> way to get it working properly with Vista (32 bit version)?
>> Any cure?
>> 73, Bill NZ5N

Just ran again to be sure but it runs just fine on my Vista 32 bit Acer 
Laptop. New Satellite comes right up as soon as I click it.

aka AJ0W

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