The Ham Ninja, N1CLC,
names db for Outd
This directory contains The Ham
Ninja's custom names file for Outd
This was created because the names.csv
file that is available for Outd is outdated and does not receive new operators.
It's a simple file that
contains a call sign and name. The names I've been adding are when I have
a call in my log that does not exist in names.csv. When this happens, my
logging program fills in the name (full name from QRZ) using the API to QRZ.com
If you have a list of calls with the name, you
me an ADIF or csv file and I’ll add it.
1. Click the gear icon
and Settings, and select "Clear Names DB” near the bottom.
(I did this
because the importer may skip existing records and some are wrong.
Also, by clearing what you have, the import is
2. Click the gear icon,
choose "Names CSV", and paste in the URL noted below with “File
3. Click on the little down
arrow looking thing to start the import.
rollback to factory names.csv
Do step #1 then #3 above.
Going back into the gear icon/names.csv menu you’ll see that the URL is
reset to the default.
If you find an issue, send
email to firstname.lastname@example.org
2020-12-28-02: Combo ON6ZQ version
File Name: http://hamninja.com/public/outd/2020-12-28-02-names.csv
This file is a combination of a much larger
list, pulled from ON6ZQ
page , that contains multiple formats for logging
programs. It contains 69,912 calls but strangely missing some that I had.
He distributes all the data files in a zip format and this was taken from
the the 11/29/2020 release. I combined my file with this which added
about 1,500 names to his, bringing us to a combined count of 71,483 names.
Note: On import, Outd skipped 4 and said I still had 47
duplicates for some reason bringing the actual imported count to 71,433.
As always, let me know if you have any questions, issues, or
2020-12-23-02: N1CLC small custom file release
File Name: http://hamninja.com/public/outd/2020-12-23-02-names.csv
Fixed a possible issue with the previous version that
contained extra "," so those commas have been removed.
New calls have been added in this release
The custom hamninja version contains 9496 records, whereas
the orig has 8514 records