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#1 James Cunningham

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Posted 30 September 2013 - 08:35 PM

Up until recently, I had been using software (Astroplanner and Skytools) However, they are not getting anywhere near the center of the FOV. Tonight, I tried using just the handset to slew to objects and then slew to those same objects using the software. They were off by quite a bit. I checked the software to insure I was using JNow and not J2000. It made no difference. Has anyone else noticed this? Thanks.
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#2 A. Viegas

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Posted 30 September 2013 - 09:04 PM

Jim,

Did it work better before? Usually this is due to having the wrong date/time and or location in the HC vs. the software.

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#3 James Cunningham

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Posted 01 October 2013 - 03:30 AM

How can the date or time be wrong since it has a GPS?






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