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The package depends on dotnetfx4.7.2 which requires a reboot

This package was approved as a trusted package on 7/6/2019.

Provides several audio and visual alert types based on decoded Callsigns within JT65-HF and WSJT-X.


  • Audio and visual alerts for several alert conditions

    • Your Callsign decoded (someone calling you)
    • CQ & QRZ
    • Wanted Callsign
    • Wanted Prefix (by Band/Mode)
    • Wanted Grid (by Band/Mode)
    • Wanted US State (by Band/Mode)
    • Wanted DXCC (by Band/Mode)
    • Wanted CQ Zone (by Band/Mode)
    • Wanted Continent (by Band/Mode)
    • Wanted CQ Marathon (by Band/Mode)
  • Automatic logging to these log types when QSO is logged in JT65-HF or WSJT-X

    • DXLab DXKeeper
    • ACLog
    • Log4OM
    • HRD Log V5/V6
    • Standard ADIF file
    • MixW CSV file
  • Various Web Services Supported

    • Online XML Callsign Database lookup. (paid) and HamQTH (free)
    • Upload logged QSO to Online Logbooks. and
    • Upload all decoded Callsigns with frequency and Signal report to
  • Works with DXLab applications

    • Automatic log to DXKeeper when JT65-HF or WSJT-X QSO is logged
    • Automatic post decoded Callsigns to SpotCollector (local spots)
    • DXKeeper lookup of previous QSOs with decoded Callsign
    • Send Callsign to Pathfinder for lookup
  • Supports user-selectable Sound Card

    • Each audio alert type has independent volume setting & wave file
    • LoTW and eQSL membership flagging of decoded callsigns
    • Band Tracking or alerts. 160m to 2m, including 60m
    • Disable audio alert for Worked


To install JTAlert, run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:

C:\> choco install jtalert --version 2.13.10

To upgrade JTAlert, run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:

C:\> choco upgrade jtalert --version 2.13.10


  • tools\chocolateyinstall.ps1 Show
    if ( [environment]::OSVersion.Version.Major -ge 10 )  {
      $url_win10      = ''
    	$checksum_win10 = '7d457e78b3422e4c8a9182be75d36ae2e2fbb710d5093f2a3ccd7c3c109c23a9'
    	$url            = $url_win10
    	$checksum       = $checksum_win10
    } else {
      $url_others     = ''
    	$checksum_others= '99fb8737ea506df894b26079d050a08ceeda79d813826743054f29944ccfc4c1'
      $url            = $url_others
      $checksum       = $checksum_others
    $packageArgs = @{
      packageName   = $env:ChocolateyPackageName
      url           = $url
      checksum      = $checksum
      checksumType  = 'sha256'
      silentArgs 	= '/VERYSILENT /SUPPRESSMSGBOXES /NORESTART /SP- /components=""'
    Install-ChocolateyPackage @packageArgs

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Package Maintainer(s)

Software Author(s)

  • Laurie VK3AMA


Copyright 2011 - 2018, Laurie VK3AMA, All Rights Reserved.


Release Notes

Version History

Version Downloads Last updated Status
JTAlert 2.14.2 15 Wednesday, August 14, 2019 approved
JTAlert 2.14.1 17 Tuesday, July 30, 2019 approved
JTAlert 2.14.0 12 Thursday, July 25, 2019 approved
JTAlert 2.13.10 17 Saturday, July 6, 2019 approved
JTAlert 2.13.9 16 Wednesday, July 3, 2019 approved
JTAlert 2.13.8 23 Thursday, June 20, 2019 approved
JTAlert 2.13.7 26 Monday, May 27, 2019 approved
JTAlert 2.13.6 25 Thursday, May 23, 2019 approved
JTAlert 2.13.5 27 Saturday, May 11, 2019 approved
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