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Press Release: HRD Software Updates the 5.24 Release:

from HRD Software, LLC on August 9, 2012
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Tampa FL, St. Paul MN, Pittsburgh PA – August, 9 2012

HRD Software announces an updated release of Ham Radio Deluxe 5.24.36 at . This update includes fixes for cross band contacts in Logbook and some PTT issues hams have run into with DM780.

HRD Software will have a booth at the Huntsville Hamfest August 18-19, 2012 and will be showing the newest release of HRD on many different computers, radios and devices. Rick Ruhl, W4PC and Mike Carper, WA9PIE, part-owners of HRD Software and Erik Gawtry, KC0WWC, a main programmer of HRD Version 6.0, will answer questions about HRD operation and concepts. Rick and Erik will be at the forum in person and Mike will be linked in via the internet.

Charlie Emerson, N4OKL, President of the Huntsville Hamfest Association said, “We are thrilled to have HRD Software attending the Huntsville Hamfest for the first time. Rick Ruhl, W4PC, has always been involved with the hamfest with his company, W4PC Software, or in conjunction with the North Alabama DX Club. We look forward to HRD Software's continued presence for years to come.” The Huntsville Hamfest is on the web at

The team continues work on HRD Version 6.0. This multi-faceted version is well into the development process. The specific date release date will be announced in a future press release.

Prior to the official release of HRD Version 6.0, access keys will be emailed to those who have pre-paid subscriptions. Those who have pre-ordered HRD Version 6.0 get one year of support and upgrades from the date of the final release of HRD Version 6.0.

The discounted pre-buy price of $59.95 for HRD Version 6.0 is being extended until September 1,2012. The price will then increase to $69.95 until HRD Version 6.0 product ships. This includes technical support for v5.2x. Those that have purchased or will purchase the HRD Version 5.2x support will receive one year of support from the date of the HRD Version 6.0 release. The retail price for HRD Version 6.0 will be $79.95 when the HRD Version 6.0 product ships.

Each new purchaser of HRD gets one month of QRZ.COM XML callsign lookups for free.

You can purchase and download the product at

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