Re: 1100GTO-AEL - Question about encoder setup process #Absolute_Encoders
You do not need to worry about the APAE Utility if you intend to use APCC. You can use just the ethernet port and be ready to go.
From: email@example.com <firstname.lastname@example.org> On Behalf Of Patrick Spencer
Sent: Monday, June 21, 2021 2:46 PM
Subject: [ap-gto] 1100GTO-AEL - Question about encoder setup process #Absolute_Encoders
I recently received a new 1100GTO-AEL and I've been reading all the documentation and getting ready to set everything up for first use. I am a bit confused about some language in the GTOCP4 manual regarding absolute encoders. The manual
states "The APAE Utility needs to be connected to the GTOCP4 through a separate COM port from the one that is controlling the mount. This connection can be done through the GTOCP4's second RS-232 serial port or through the USB connection ..."