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by smithn00
Sat Apr 27, 2019 10:39 pm
Forum: Bug Reports
Topic: Update 3.2.5986 Problem?
Replies: 2
Views: 163

Re: Update 3.2.5986 Problem?

Got it. Thanks.
by smithn00
Sat Apr 27, 2019 2:29 pm
Forum: Bug Reports
Topic: Update 3.2.5986 Problem?
Replies: 2
Views: 163

Update 3.2.5986 Problem?

I clicked on Help>Check for Updates and found 3.2.5986. I followed the directions and the download seemed to work. I clicked on Install and Relaunch and window went away. Nothing else happened.
Checking for Updates again gave me the same update number needed.
by smithn00
Tue Apr 23, 2019 2:16 am
Forum: QHY Cameras
Topic: Not Stacking
Replies: 1
Views: 145

Not Stacking

M96 is in the middle of his imae. Stacking is not happening because it can't align.
Help please.
by smithn00
Thu Mar 21, 2019 4:39 pm
Forum: How do I?
Topic: Focus Control Window
Replies: 2
Views: 177

Re: Focus Control Window

Now I see it. Thanks
by smithn00
Wed Mar 20, 2019 6:22 pm
Forum: How do I?
Topic: Focus Control Window
Replies: 2
Views: 177

Focus Control Window

I have specified a StarLight focuser under the Hardware tab.Clicking on Properties shows the setup panel as I would expect. But when I click on Tools>Focus Assistant>(some tool) I don't see any way to move the focuser as shown in the manual.
by smithn00
Thu Jan 31, 2019 8:59 pm
Forum: QHY Cameras
Topic: QHY 174 M/GPS Output Formats
Replies: 3
Views: 438

Re: QHY 174 M/GPS Output Formats

I want to use JPg for a specific purpose but I don't see where to specify it?
Settings>Preferred Still Format has JPG but Capture Formats has only SER, PNG, FITS, and TIFF. No JPG.
by smithn00
Thu Jan 31, 2019 2:21 pm
Forum: QHY Cameras
Topic: QHY 174 M/GPS Output Formats
Replies: 3
Views: 438

QHY 174 M/GPS Output Formats

Does this camera have a JPG format?
by smithn00
Wed Jan 30, 2019 5:51 pm
Forum: How do I?
Topic: Making a Special File Name
Replies: 5
Views: 322

Re: Making a Special File Name

I have looked at the page you pointed me to and tried several iterations but none worked. I'm sure you don't have time to teach me Python.
Is there someone in the group who could help me with this task?
by smithn00
Tue Jan 29, 2019 2:03 pm
Forum: How do I?
Topic: Making a Special File Name
Replies: 5
Views: 322

Re: Making a Special File Name

That worked. Thanks. Except it can only create a file with the extension that comes with that camera. Lite FITS and not FIT. When I try to capture an image and name it "Name".FIT, I get an error. The image can only be saved as "Name".FITS. The problem is that the software that uses that image will o...
by smithn00
Sat Jan 26, 2019 5:17 pm
Forum: How do I?
Topic: Making a Special File Name
Replies: 5
Views: 322

Re: Making a Special File Name

Further:
Just playing around. If I take a series of SnapShots over a period of 10 min., they all have the same DateTime name and differ only by sequence number. Is that the way it is supposed to work?