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Unfortunately, Sky6 has very little support for ASCOM, and it may not support the ASCOM Park operation. However, you can park the mount from the AP V2 ASCOM driver.
From: email@example.com [mailto:firstname.lastname@example.org] On Behalf Of Bob Gillette via groups.io
Sent: Wednesday, March 17, 2021 2:20 PM
Subject: [ap-gto] Help Parking AP 900 in TheSky #ASCOM_V2_Driver #ASCOM_V2_Driver
I run my AP900/CP3 setup from MaxIM DL 5.24 and TheSky6 (yes, I know.) All worked fine until I decided to
download the current AP driver 5.3010 and the current ASCOM plugin for TheSky5/6, V5.0.04.
MaxIM does now talk to TheSky and everybody talks to the mount. But...in TheSky/Telescope/Options, the menus
to set tracking rates and to park the scope have now disappeared. Yes, I have specified in the AP driver setup
utility that the mount should start and end at Park 1.
But I can no longer find a. command anywhere to actually park the scope. (Or to set tracking rates, which is useful
as I do both DSO and linear/planetary imaging.
How to fix this?
Thanks, Bob Gillette