The Guide module allows you to do guiding using your mount and camera, it has the following features:

  • Presets: you can save an unlimited amount of presets, which have all the camera settings needed for guiding. You can also choose the scope.
  • Start guiding
  • Preview
  • Advanced Settings
  • Image viewer
  • Guide Plot



Preset Settings


You can add new preset, edit or delete presets, by tapping on the + button, the pencil button or the trash button.


Guide Presets has the following structure:

  1. Preset name
  2. Scope
  3. Guider
  4. (Guide) Via
  5. Exposure
  6. Binning
  7. Box
  8. Dark Frame



Guiding


You can start guiding by tapping on the Start button. The guide module will start by calibrating, and then will start the guiding process. When guiding is in progress, you will be able to see the Guide plot being populated with lines for the RA drift, DE drift and the Total RMS. You can also check the values for RA RMS, DE RMS and Total RMS under the plot.




Guide Advanced Settings


You can edit the directions for guide corrections and the proportional gain in this settings page. You can also clear the calibration model if you want to restart the calibration process.