Downloads of v 2.51.5:


Last Update:

13 Jun 2022

Package Maintainer(s):

Software Author(s):

  • Laurie VK3AMA


jtalert alert jt65hf wsjtx HAM radio amateur


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2.51.5 | Updated: 13 Jun 2022



Downloads of v 2.51.5:



Software Author(s):

  • Laurie VK3AMA

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JTAlert 2.51.5

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3. Copy Your Script

choco upgrade jtalert -y --source="'INTERNAL REPO URL'" [other options]

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choco upgrade jtalert -y --source="'INTERNAL REPO URL'" 

Write-Verbose "Exit code was $exitCode"
$validExitCodes = @(0, 1605, 1614, 1641, 3010)
if ($validExitCodes -contains $exitCode) {
  Exit 0

Exit $exitCode

- name: Install jtalert
    name: jtalert
    version: '2.51.5'
    state: present

See docs at

chocolatey_package 'jtalert' do
  action    :install
  source   'INTERNAL REPO URL'
  version  '2.51.5'

See docs at

cChocoPackageInstaller jtalert
    Name     = "jtalert"
    Version  = "2.51.5"
    Source   = "INTERNAL REPO URL"

Requires cChoco DSC Resource. See docs at

package { 'jtalert':
  ensure   => '2.51.5',
  provider => 'chocolatey',
  source   => 'INTERNAL REPO URL',

Requires Puppet Chocolatey Provider module. See docs at

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This package was approved as a trusted package on 13 Jun 2022.


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


$packageArgs = @{
  packageName  = $env:ChocolateyPackageName

  url          = ''
  checksum     = 'e2a2a3300653d275cc5e0d4751d56b396ca5ef64a3d9399aef22b5fac0e87d8c'
  checksumType = 'sha256'

  silentArgs   = '/VERYSILENT /SUPPRESSMSGBOXES /NORESTART /SP- /components=""'

Install-ChocolateyPackage @packageArgs

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Add to Builder Version Downloads Last Updated Status
JTAlert 2.51.4 17 Sunday, May 22, 2022 Approved
JTAlert 2.51.3 14 Thursday, April 21, 2022 Approved
JTAlert 2.51.2 24 Sunday, March 27, 2022 Approved
JTAlert 2.51.1 29 Thursday, March 10, 2022 Approved
JTAlert 2.51.0 25 Thursday, February 17, 2022 Approved
JTAlert 2.50.9 70 Thursday, December 2, 2021 Approved
JTAlert 2.50.8 26 Friday, November 26, 2021 Approved
JTAlert 2.50.7 41 Sunday, October 17, 2021 Approved
JTAlert 2.50.6 35 Monday, September 13, 2021 Approved

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