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by smithn00
Thu Nov 07, 2019 4:40 pm
Forum: General Discussions
Topic: Feature Tracking
Replies: 1
Views: 247

Feature Tracking

Can "Feature Tracking" be used for short exposure DSO imaging?
by smithn00
Fri Nov 01, 2019 7:28 pm
Forum: General Discussions
Topic: Spot On The Screen
Replies: 1
Views: 376

Spot On The Screen

White light glass sun filter 10" f6 DOB QHY 174M GPS Latest version of SharpCap I am trying to set up my scope for the transit of Mercury on the 11th. I have the proper white light filter and have reduced the aperture to about the size of a quarter (US). I am using a .5 focal reducer. The Sun is wel...
by smithn00
Mon Oct 21, 2019 1:16 pm
Forum: General Discussions
Topic: Update 3.2.5986 Problem?
Replies: 1
Views: 377

Update 3.2.5986 Problem?

Trying to install 3.2.6086. Current version 3.2.5986. Seems to download properly but when I click on Install and Relaunch, SharpCap goes away and update file can't be found. I have turned off TrendMicro.
by smithn00
Sat Apr 27, 2019 10:39 pm
Forum: Bug Reports
Topic: Update 3.2.5986 Problem?
Replies: 4
Views: 618

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: 4
Views: 618

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: 501

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: 503

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: 503

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: 1011

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: 1011

QHY 174 M/GPS Output Formats

Does this camera have a JPG format?