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by jmgoldba
Tue Mar 27, 2018 10:09 pm
Forum: General Discussions
Topic: Classroom use
Replies: 2
Views: 1108

Re: Classroom use

For the record I plan to purchase the Pro license for use in our observatory with our high speed imaging hardware. That effort is independent of the classroom use. Thanks again, Jesse
by jmgoldba
Tue Mar 27, 2018 4:11 am
Forum: General Discussions
Topic: Classroom use
Replies: 2
Views: 1108

Classroom use

Can I get permission to install SharpCap on about 15 lab computers for the community college class I'm teaching? I'd like the students to run an exercise or two using the built in device simulators. (I wish I could pay but I'm but a humble adjunct who had to buy his own white board markers :) Thanks...
by jmgoldba
Tue May 23, 2017 3:50 am
Forum: ASCOM Cameras
Topic: No AVI option when selecting an ASCOM camera
Replies: 2
Views: 1760

No AVI option when selecting an ASCOM camera

Why isn't there an option (v3906) to save in AVI format when I select an ASCOM camera?

Jesse
by jmgoldba
Sun May 07, 2017 8:16 pm
Forum: Implemented Features
Topic: Headers for GPS Information
Replies: 8
Views: 3111

Re: Headers for GPS Information

Fractional seconds are included in the FITS standard. For fractional second exposure times, any parser should expect them in the FITS header. V 3.0 (18 Nov 2010) Sect. 4.4.2.1 states: The decimal part of the seconds field is optional and may be arbitrarily long, so long as it is consistent with the ...
by jmgoldba
Sun Apr 23, 2017 10:07 pm
Forum: Feature Suggestions
Topic: Hardware information
Replies: 2
Views: 1211

Re: Hardware information

Thank you for getting back. Since SharpCap is additionally able to connect to an ASCOM mount, filter wheel and focuser I'm interested in the keywords for those devices. I've attached a csv file that lists SBIGFITS and/or MaxIm DL defined keywords as well as the relevant ASCOM property and descriptio...
by jmgoldba
Fri Apr 21, 2017 8:40 pm
Forum: Feature Suggestions
Topic: Hardware information
Replies: 2
Views: 1211

Hardware information

Our group is evaluating SharpCap. Any chance of saving hardware states in the information file? There are several standard-ish keywords in the FITS header (e.g. http://diffractionlimited.com/sbig-fits-extensions-sbigfitsext-1-0/) that give a clue what I'm referring to, and if FITS was selected you s...