KLog has many features that help the ham radio operator to manage their log:
KLog is able to:
- Add/Edit/Search QSOs,
- Manage QSL’s,
- Support DXCC, WAZ and local awards,
- Support basic IOTA, Satellite,
- Import data from several formats:
- English, Spanish, Portuguese, Brazilian Portuguese, German, Serbian, Galician and Swedish,
- Connect to DX-Clusters.
KLog uses the cty.dat file to obtain the DX entities information. It is important to keep this file updated.
The current version of KLog is 0.9.2.2-1. To install, open a terminal window and type:
sudo apt-get install klog
Follow the prompts and you are ready to start KLog. One note, however, is that it does not create a desktop launcher so you have to start it from a terminal window or create your own desktop launcher.
From a terminal window, type:
This will start KLog and return you to the terminal window.
Open the setup menu to start creating your log file. First you will need to enter your station info.
Click OK and your setup is now complete. You should now see the main KLog window as shown below.