ASTRO-PHYSICS V2 ASCOM DRIVER DOWNLOAD
This version or later is required for APCC v1. When you exit the Mount Setup wizard the name you type will appear in drop down list box to the right of the Connect Scope button on PEMPro’s setup tab. The easiest way to do that is with the Mount Wizard. Anyhow, I took up your earlier suggestion and have posted a question to the other user group. Adjust curve if needed and upload the curve directly to the mount. You can always get the latest version from https:
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All the buttons and controls are disabled except the From File button and the Shift and Asfom numeric up-down controls. When the Mount Wizard Step 1 comes up enter a unique name for your mount. Set the mount type.
Set the time out to msecs to start with if you are not using APCC. On the Acquire Data tab press the Start button.
ASCOM and the Astro-Physics ASCOM V2 Driver
It will not work with earlier platforms. See the section below on the DotNet Framework for more detailed information.
The issue would occur if the mount is allowed astro-phywics track into a counterweight up position i. These guys seem to go out of their way to make us, the customers, satisfied.
Please add these pages to your favorites bookmarks and check regularly ascomm updates! Click the “Check Port” button to confirm that the mount connects. When you exit the Mount Setup wizard the name you type will appear in drop down list box to the right of the Connect Scope button on PEMPro’s setup tab.
On the right hand side of the page is a Platform 6 Download Box. You can always get the latest version from https: If the mount has tracked into the counterweight-up position when the Sync occurs the mount controller will think the RA Axis is degrees off from the current position so the mount will appear to be lost and dive under the mount when commanded to go to any sky target. Note that while you can still use Park 1, do so at your own risk. Unlike the earlier driver, this V2 driver is now fully astro-phsyics and supported by Astro-Physics.
These are the aascom you can do to the periodic error curve as a whole: The other thing I learned this morning was that the AP driver keeps issuing the slew command for a Park position even after the hand controller’s STOP button has been pushed.
This means that you can freely move the mount before acquiring data without the risk of forgetting to synchronize PEMPro to the mount. The installer program will guide you.
Astro-Physics APCC and ASCOM V2 Driver
If you have Ask for Filename and Comments when Acquiring Data checked in the Settings menu, you will have a final opportunity to add comments to the file or delete the log file and start over. Because the mount tracks west when powered there is only a minute or two before it will move into that counterweight up position, so it is critical to promptly initialize the mount. In a normal installation, you should then asrro-physics instructed to proceed to the most recent update release of the platform.
I do vaguely remember an issue with some commands when using a third party software like the sky in which the software settings where over riding the Ascom driver settings and causing some confusion. AstroPhysics V2 Setup v5.
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Links to third party sites were current at the time of webpage publication, but are not under the control of Astro-Physics. If you have Ask for Filename and Comments when Acquiring Data checked in the Settings menu, you will have an opportunity to change the default filename and add optional comments to the file.
You should also install Platform 6, Service Pack 1. GTOCP3’s are identified by their firmware revision. Be aware that the latest platform update may also require the latest DotNet upgrade. PEMPro is automatically synchronized to the mount.
At the time of this writing the driver setup page looks like this version number is is near the top.
If you are in the southern Hemisphere check the option, “Southern Hemisphere”. The pictures below in this section are for illustration only.
Note that since the left hand edge of the graph always starts at 0 the whole level of the curve will change as you shift, however the shape and magnitude of the curve will not change. At an earlier date, it was recommended on the ASCOM site that you NOT uninstall earlier versions, but that recommendation has now been removed, and is apparently no longer valid.