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by admin
Fri Aug 17, 2018 8:27 pm
Forum: Scripting
Topic: Exposure & Gain
Replies: 32
Views: 4464

Re: Exposure & Gain

Hi Kirk, the TrackBar (slider) controls that I use are happy with floating point values - that of course just means that someone else has solved the problem for me and I don't have to worry about it... If I had to deal with integer only track bars I'd start off by setting the limits so for instance ...
by admin
Fri Aug 17, 2018 3:57 pm
Forum: QHY Cameras
Topic: qhy mini guidescope
Replies: 9
Views: 2734

Re: qhy mini guidescope

You can buy 25mm C mount lenses with variable aperture from ebay (delivered from China) for about £12. They are incredibly useful - I have several for testing various cameras. If you can't wait the 2-3 weeks for delivery from china then you can get them for about twice the price from local stock sel...
by admin
Thu Aug 16, 2018 8:51 pm
Forum: Scripting
Topic: Skip Advanced Capture
Replies: 6
Views: 2271

Re: Skip Advanced Capture

Hi, there is no real change on that at the moment - in a future version (3.3 I hope) there will be proper support for still capture which means that the camera will no longer need to be running like a video camera all the time and you will be able to press (or script) a single capture. cheers, Robin
by admin
Thu Aug 16, 2018 8:17 pm
Forum: Scripting
Topic: Exposure & Gain
Replies: 32
Views: 4464

Re: Exposure & Gain

Hi Kirk,

AvailableValues is for controls that take multiple choice options (like 'On'/'Off', or 'Avi', 'Fits', 'Png' etc). It doesn't apply to controls that have numeric values.

cheers,

Robin
by admin
Thu Aug 16, 2018 4:19 pm
Forum: Scripting
Topic: Exposure & Gain
Replies: 32
Views: 4464

Re: Exposure & Gain

Hi, yes, of course... >>> print SharpCap.SelectedCamera.Controls.Exposure.Minimum 0.001 >>> print SharpCap.SelectedCamera.Controls.Exposure.Maximum 1200000.0 >>> print SharpCap.SelectedCamera.Controls.Exposure.Value 20.0 >>> print SharpCap.SelectedCamera.Controls.Exposure.ExposureMs 20.0 >>> print...
by admin
Thu Aug 16, 2018 4:15 pm
Forum: Deep Sky Imaging
Topic: Artifacts with dark frame subtraction
Replies: 20
Views: 3602

Re: Artifacts with dark frame subtraction

Well, that looks promising - good luck getting some clear skies and do let me know of any glitches/problems that you come across.

thanks,

Robin
by admin
Wed Aug 15, 2018 8:51 pm
Forum: Bug Reports
Topic: Dialog boxes for Sharpcap 3.0 and above are blank.
Replies: 19
Views: 2839

Re: Dialog boxes for Sharpcap 3.0 and above are blank.

Hi,

please can you retry with 3.2.5696 (beta version). I have made some changes that *might* have a helpful effect. Please can you send a log from 3.2.5696 as that will contain some info too.

thanks,

Robin
by admin
Wed Aug 15, 2018 8:49 pm
Forum: Bug Reports
Topic: [Fixed - 3.2.5696] ROI Selection doesn't flip
Replies: 4
Views: 831

Re: ROI Selection doesn't flip

Hi,

this should be fixed in 3.2.5696

cheers,

Robin
by admin
Wed Aug 15, 2018 8:49 pm
Forum: Bug Reports
Topic: [Fixed - 3.2.5696] v3.2.5678 filter box selection problem
Replies: 2
Views: 618

Re: v3.2.5678 filter box selection problem

Hi,

this should be fixed in 3.2.5696.

cheers,

Robin
by admin
Wed Aug 15, 2018 8:47 pm
Forum: General Discussions
Topic: Looking for Permission to use pictures of Sharpcap
Replies: 1
Views: 631

Re: Looking for Permission to use pictures of Sharpcap

Hi, yes, you are absolutely allowed to use screen shots or videos showing your use of SharpCap on your own website. It's also fine to post links to your (non-commercial) website if it contains useful SharpCap related (or other astronomy related) information. If your web site is commercial (ie you se...