D-STAR (Digital Smart Technologies for Amateur Radio) is a digital voice and data protocol specification developed for use in amateur radio. Users with D-Star transceivers may communicate over the air and via the internet.
In addition to D-STAR transceivers, a DV Dongle may be used in a computer USB slot (with DV Dongle software and the computer's microphone and speaker) to allow connection to the D-Star network via the internet. Read more
In order to use the Dstar repeater, users have to register to get access through the gateway. Here is a link: w4ap.dstargateway.orgD-Star Links:
|www.dstarusers.org||D-STAR Programming by Dr. John Allocca, WB2LUA|
|The Alabama Dstar Yahoo Group: