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Need help with connecting my a laptop my LXD75 mod

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#1 skycamper

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Posted 16 December 2012 - 11:32 PM

Anyone know of any step-by-step tutorials to controlling this mount with a laptop and how to do it? Im stuck inside because of the rain otherwise I would go experiment with it.

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#2 Markigno

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Posted 19 December 2012 - 12:28 PM

Hi, for the first step you must buy this adapters:
1) http://www.telescope...re/meade505c...

and 1) http://www.ftdichip....es/USBRS232.htm

At this point you have all the hardware necessary to connect your LXD75 to your computer.
Now, you just have to decide which software planetarium you want use.
Marco


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