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by dmccallie
Mon May 20, 2019 3:12 am
Forum: QHY Cameras
Topic: QHY Polestar camera crashes
Replies: 4
Views: 541

Re: QHY Polestar camera crashes

Just to complete the discussion - the latest 3.2 version ran long enough to accomplish polar alignment, but crashed about 10 minutes into a test "live stack" operation. The 3.1 version worked fine - at least for an hour of test live stack and all other available menu options. So, it seems for now th...
by dmccallie
Wed May 15, 2019 9:01 pm
Forum: QHY Cameras
Topic: QHY Polestar camera crashes
Replies: 4
Views: 541

Re: QHY Polestar camera crashes

Thanks Robin! Yes, my version was 5986, as you suspected. Typo. I am currently trying a "fake" stack using the latest downloaded version (5994) and it seems to be working better than before. No crashes after 10 minutes of "stacking". I will try a polar alignment if we ever get some clear skies. If t...
by dmccallie
Wed May 15, 2019 1:58 am
Forum: QHY Cameras
Topic: QHY Polestar camera crashes
Replies: 4
Views: 541

QHY Polestar camera crashes

I realize that the QHY Polestar camera is not a supported camera, but I have been using this camera with SharpCap's polar alignment tool, with good success. I prefer the SharpCap approach over the Polestar software. That is, until recently when the Polestar camera started randomly crashing in SharpC...