By using this site, you agree to our Terms of Use. Models not specified in their documentation – I would recommend you download and try the software before purchase. This is a very complex product, be sure to read the info at the web site and ask questions before you buy. View Full Version here: I have also attempted to use a USB Serial cable as well, without luck. NexStar Observer List Cost: The last Mac version capable of telescope control is TheSky Version 5 – no longer available for purchase.

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Earth Centered Universe Pro Cost: This software allows use of a web cam for autoguiding via the RS port on the bottom of the hand control or can also use an optional hardware interface to the auto guide port on models that have ceestron port.

That was it, your a Star!!! Network Telescope Control Cost: Lots of these programs wont connect properly unless the scope has gone through the alignment on the handcontroller.

Edited September 26, by Merlin Already have an account? Companion to Deepskyabove.

ASCOM Celestron CGEM Mount Issue – Equipment Compatibility – Main Sequence Software

The SynScan Hand Controller version must be 3. This is very unique software compared to most celesrton else listed here. NexStar GT version Deep-Sky Planner 4 Cost: This is a specialized program that allows the use of PC cameras web cams for imaging some deep sky objects.


Hmmm You may have to install Ascom 5.

So given what you said the problem I assume you have a correct and working cable to the mount. When known for certain, I have indicated compatibility with Vista – other programs may also work with Vista but I have not yet received confirmation.

Sorry I don’t have an easy fix without seeing the errors you get. Sign up for a new account in our community.

Connecting Serious with Celestron CGEM II

This is an ongoing project, so be sure to check the site for updates. It has been reported that this driver also works with celesron RCX except it doesn’t allow access to its unique features. It provides autoguiding by analyzing the image from the web cam via RS connection with the models of scopes listed.

I am connecting the RS from the laptop to the nexstar HC. This is a celeston that is used by other programs to control a telescope, not a standalone program.


Uses the ASCOM plug in above and supports the same scopes, though it is only applicable to models with hand control version 4 or higher Description: Posted September 26, View Full Version here: SkyTools with Real Time Cost: Install the platform first, then the Celestron driver. NexStar Control Pad Cost: I’m assuming that I can use the serial cable that cam with the scope to connect to the COM port on my laptop into the Nexstar remote.

Equatorial mounts do not need to be accurately polar-aligned although an accurate ce,estron alignment will likely lead to a more satisfying observing experience. I use a keyspan adaptor Read more here or at the Celestron website. Help please Many thanks. Is anyone else running a similar set up and having success?

Use the SkyWatcher driver listed below. Pop-Up Info Window close when finished.