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by Jean-Francois
Fri Sep 04, 2020 7:27 pm
Forum: QHY Cameras
Topic: Upgrading QHY 174 GPS Camera Firmware
Replies: 20
Views: 2606

Re: Upgrading QHY 174 GPS Camera Firmware

Hello Christian, Thank you for the information and the source detail ... ~ 380 pages ... easy, I will read it this weekend ;) I compare the GPS position from my (old) RCX400 and the QHY-174 GPS camera to GoogleEarth coordinates. The RCX400 GPS has a difference of ~ 18 arcsec to GoogleEarth (note tha...
by Jean-Francois
Fri Sep 04, 2020 6:09 pm
Forum: Scripting
Topic: Python Library Installation
Replies: 30
Views: 4826

Re: Python Library Installation

Hello, Thank you for the small peace of code ... but, each time the peaces are too short ... I cannot use it directly and the expertise to write the missing code is not present in me ... I try the last 2 hours but without good results. I can use the print SharpCap.Transforms.SelectionRect ... or wit...
by Jean-Francois
Thu Sep 03, 2020 10:50 pm
Forum: Scripting
Topic: Python Library Installation
Replies: 30
Views: 4826

Re: Python Library Installation

Hello Robin, Thank you for the help. For the controls ... it is important to use the correct "listing" function ... I look in the "dir()" function or in the IronPython console with the automatic list after typing the "." : "SharpCap.SelectedCamera.Controls." ....
by Jean-Francois
Wed Sep 02, 2020 6:24 pm
Forum: Scripting
Topic: Python Library Installation
Replies: 30
Views: 4826

Re: Python Library Installation

Hello Robin, I try first the control list ... It found a "GPS" ... but what can I do after ? Control_GPS.png In the "QHY174M-GPS On-Line Technology Document - Manual" from the QHY website, few explanation is in the section "Programming with QHYCCD API". Here the functio...
by Jean-Francois
Tue Sep 01, 2020 5:21 pm
Forum: General Discussions
Topic: How does Plate Solving work with Sharpcap?
Replies: 4
Views: 481

Re: How does Plate Solving work with Sharpcap?

Hello,

I have the version Pro 3.2.6421, 64 bit.
You have the Pro 3.2.6248, 32 bit ... install the last version and you will have maybe more option.

Jean-Francois
by Jean-Francois
Mon Aug 31, 2020 7:55 pm
Forum: Scripting
Topic: Python Library Installation
Replies: 30
Views: 4826

Re: Python Library Installation

Hi Robin, I have now a question ... How can I command the GPS function of the QHY-174-GPS camera ? - the LED on/off - the LED Start Pos and End Pos values - the imaging GPS time master/slave Concerning the LED commands ... I think to write a script that performed the camera LED calibration automatic...
by Jean-Francois
Mon Aug 31, 2020 7:28 pm
Forum: General Discussions
Topic: How does Plate Solving work with Sharpcap?
Replies: 4
Views: 481

Re: How does Plate Solving work with Sharpcap?

Hello,

Here is the option to change (or confirm) ...
Setting in SharpCap for action after plate solving
Setting in SharpCap for action after plate solving
Action_after_solving.png (80.02 KiB) Viewed 447 times

Jean-Francois
by Jean-Francois
Mon Aug 31, 2020 7:23 pm
Forum: Scripting
Topic: Python Library Installation
Replies: 30
Views: 4826

Re: Python Library Installation

Hello Robin, Thanks for the information. Concerning the function list ... OK, I will in future ask you "How to do this ? Which function can be used ?" Concerning the "script source sharing library" ... I write a small script for performing a simple GOTO of the mount. I do some ex...
by Jean-Francois
Mon Aug 31, 2020 7:02 pm
Forum: QHY Cameras
Topic: Upgrading QHY 174 GPS Camera Firmware
Replies: 20
Views: 2606

Re: Upgrading QHY 174 GPS Camera Firmware

Hello Christian, I install the new firmware some weeks ago (on 27.7.) ... thanks, that you have new images with some details ... it could help other users, if you insert the new information in the document. I perform the installation in 2 steps. I do first only a mechanical check ... I open the came...
by Jean-Francois
Sun Aug 30, 2020 8:40 am
Forum: Scripting
Topic: Python Library Installation
Replies: 30
Views: 4826

Re: Python Library Installation

Hello, In the past weeks, I start learning Python and the scripting with/for SharpCap. OK ... it is not Python ... it is IronPython with .NET parts. In other forum subject, somebody gives some scripts for the polar alignment with images/plate solving. I test the scripts (but, I think one bug somewhe...