After Plate Solve -- Move mounting?

Hardware and software setups, autoguiding and plate solving parameters, etc..
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Sun Dec 24, 2017 2:41 pm

I have read and read the manual, but could not find the answer:

Another software can after a plate solve move the mounting to the exact RA and Dec I originally wanted. Does Prism have this capability too ??? If so, what page in the manual ??

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Tue Dec 26, 2017 11:39 am

Good morning Frank

Automatic centering is part of the automatic observation and It can be easily done by hand. In Auto Obs. Prism slew to the selected target > takes an image > plate solves > calculates the offset > slews to the new coordinates > plate solves to ensure centering. In the manual mode, you can take an image and solve and sync and the skychart will update with the exact coordinates. We have a few enhancements on our to do list that our customers will really like.

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Fri Jun 22, 2018 3:44 pm

Thank you... I found it. I guess I need a reading course.

Thanks... Frank
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