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by localhost
Sun Jun 09, 2019 12:02 am
Forum: Polar Alignment
Topic: Is a Auto Guider Required to use Polar Alignment in Sharpcap?
Replies: 1
Views: 227

Is a Auto Guider Required to use Polar Alignment in Sharpcap?

Might be a good topic to know but like the title says is the auto guider required to use the polar alignment, a lot of us who are new to this part might be curious to know.
I didn't see anything in the open on Sharpcap that says a auto guider is needed.
by localhost
Sun Aug 19, 2018 11:10 pm
Forum: Tips and Tricks
Topic: Unable to obtain image
Replies: 2
Views: 1391

Re: Unable to obtain image

Are you using a telescope with the ZWO Camera or are you just using the Fish eye lens to do sky captures without a telescope. If you're using a telescope what kinda telescope is it? And are you sure the telescope is in focus with the camera? a Out of focus camera will not show up correctly the ZWO c...
by localhost
Thu Aug 16, 2018 6:13 am
Forum: Tutorials
Topic: How to do a Time Lapse using a ZWO Camera and Sharpcap
Replies: 0
Views: 1223

How to do a Time Lapse using a ZWO Camera and Sharpcap

This is a 'copypasta' from my website: http://juststargazing.com/how-to-do-a-time-lapse-using-a-zwo-camera-and-sharpcap Intro: Time lapse tutorial put together by Matthew Knight using a ZWO Camera and Sharpcap. I noticed that I wasn't able to find a guide on how to do a Time Lapse so I managed to fi...
by localhost
Wed Aug 15, 2018 5:37 pm
Forum: General Discussions
Topic: Looking for Permission to use pictures of Sharpcap
Replies: 1
Views: 452

Looking for Permission to use pictures of Sharpcap

Wasn't able to find a e-mail to contact for permission to use Sharpcap images for a tutorial I am working on for doing a Time Lapse using sharpcap for my blog / site I have for astronomy, wanted to make sure I had the permission to use images of sharpcap on my site. Thanks! I didn't include the name...
by localhost
Thu Feb 22, 2018 12:54 am
Forum: How do I?
Topic: Fix corrupt video from Sharpcap Captures?
Replies: 8
Views: 859

Re: Fix corrupt video from Sharpcap Captures?

As a man of my word I went ahead purchased Sharpcap Pro.

Thank you, for helping me recover these videos.
by localhost
Sat Feb 17, 2018 10:44 pm
Forum: How do I?
Topic: Fix corrupt video from Sharpcap Captures?
Replies: 8
Views: 859

Re: Fix corrupt video from Sharpcap Captures?

Awesome! Robin I was able to recover all of my captures I did on the solar eclipse in 2017. Maybe a feature like that could be added into Sharpcap Pro? Just a food for thought. Many thanks, Robin I was really planning to just delete the captures but I'm glad I decided to hang on to them, and glad I ...
by localhost
Sat Feb 17, 2018 12:48 pm
Forum: How do I?
Topic: Fix corrupt video from Sharpcap Captures?
Replies: 8
Views: 859

Re: Fix corrupt video from Sharpcap Captures?

Uploaded it to Dropbox be warned it's 1GB in size was the smallest one I had.
https://www.dropbox.com/s/vjo89qci0fzz2 ... 4.mp4?dl=0
by localhost
Sat Feb 17, 2018 5:15 am
Forum: How do I?
Topic: Fix corrupt video from Sharpcap Captures?
Replies: 8
Views: 859

Fix corrupt video from Sharpcap Captures?

I was curious if their is anyway to fix the video captures made by Sharpcap if the computer shut down in the middle of the captures. Sadly during the 2017 solar eclipse my laptop crashed at least 6 times in the middle of video captures and now unable to view them in Windows Media Player of in VLC Me...