Re: PHD2 versus ASCOM driver


Wayne Hixson
 

Found it – thanks! Hopefully will try again tonight

 

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From: Ray Gralak
Sent: Monday, March 9, 2020 1:20 PM
To: main@ap-gto.groups.io
Subject: Re: [ap-gto] PHD2 versus ASCOM driver

 

> I couldn’t find that setting and not sure I want to disable even if I could!

 

You can find the setting here:

https://www.gralak.com/apdriver/help/additional_configuration_setti.htm

 

Because of PHD2 possibly *causing* a deadlock I do recommend making sure to uncheck "Synchronous PulseGuide calls".

 

-Ray Gralak

Author of APCC (Astro-Physics Command Center): http://www.astro-physics.com/index.htm?products/accessories/software/apcc/apcc

Author of PEMPro V3:  https://www.ccdware.com

Author of Astro-Physics V2 ASCOM Driver: https://www.siriusimaging.com/apdriver

 

 

> -----Original Message-----

> From: main@ap-gto.groups.io [mailto:main@ap-gto.groups.io] On Behalf Of Wayne Hixson via Groups.Io

> Sent: Monday, March 9, 2020 12:05 PM

> To: main@ap-gto.groups.io

> Subject: [ap-gto] PHD2 versus ASCOM driver

>

> Had a really good night with the Mach2 under clear but moonlit skies. PHD2 ran reasonable well with default

> settings, but  ran into a couple issues. First, it warned me I should disable Synchronous Pulseguide in the driver, I

> couldn’t find that setting and not sure I want to disable even if I could!

>

> Second I had several times where I got a warning message that mount wasn’t responding to pulseguide

> commands and I had to disconnect/reconnect to resume.

>

>

> We have another clear night expected tonight before the rains return. Any suggestions on these issues

> specifically or settings for PHD2 more generally?

>

> wayne

>

>

 

 

 

 

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