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#1 Moggi1964

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Posted 21 May 2009 - 08:20 PM

I recently got my CGEM and loaded all the software that came with it.

I went out last night to do some imaging and decided that instead of using the 'virtual' handset I would use the real one for the first time to do the alignment.

The real one thinks Vega is in the West :foreheadslap:

The virtual one knows it is in the East!

Can someone explain why this might be so?

Thanks.

#2 LLEEGE

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Posted 22 May 2009 - 06:48 AM

Did you use the city database or manually enter your coordinates?

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Posted 22 May 2009 - 06:49 AM

Did you set up the appropriate location Long/Lat and Time in the hand controller?

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Posted 22 May 2009 - 08:30 AM

Did you set up the appropriate location Long/Lat and Time in the hand controller?


And don't forget time-zone and DST status. As shipped, they are set to PST.

#5 Moggi1964

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Posted 22 May 2009 - 01:00 PM

Did you use the city database or manually enter your coordinates?

I entered manual coordinates so it is possible I entered West instead of East! Wouldn't the virtual one use the settings that the handset has?

#6 Moggi1964

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Posted 22 May 2009 - 01:01 PM

I will run through the settings again to be sure.

Thanks guys.

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Posted 27 May 2009 - 03:31 PM

both must be setup seperately


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