Many users have a TNC to connect to a DX spotting network via a RF connection. DX4WIN also supports a connection via the Internet.
Internet addresses for Telnet or http connections to a DX spotting network.
You can send a DX spot to a DX spotting network. The callsign is obtained from the QSO Window, and the current frequency and QSX frequency are read from the radio.
Announcing a DX spot.
Incoming DX spots are color coded to reflect their 'importance' based on your log book entries and on a possible active Selection. There are a number of additional settings in your preferences that allow for voice or CW announcements of new spots as they arrive; see Setup for some examples.
The colors change immediately when you enter a new QSO in your log, or confirm an existing QSO for example.
DX spots color coded based on your DXCC status. In addition to the DXCC status, you can select the WAZ or WPX status to color the spots. The spots shown are coming from all over the world. You can select the countries, or CQ zones, you want to accept spots from.
The same section of the DX spotting window, but now using the WAZ status to color the spots. Like in many other windows, the DX Spotting window has a PopUp menu that you activate with a right mouse click.
The PopUp menu in the DX Spotting Window.