How to control Meade ETX125 from laptop?

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How to control Meade ETX125 from laptop?

Post by basketcase07 »


im looking for a away to computer control my ETX125 without anymore the autostar with it, im using a hp mini laptop 2140.

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Post by Ender Of Days »

Ive not heard of anyone doing it without the AutoStar software,but it should be possible (I imagine),

Ive not got round to trying the AutoStar on the lappy just yet,as Im still having fun with the scope by itself :D

Have you seen there maybe something there.

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Post by Brian »

I think it might be possible using EQMOD and planetarium software like Stellarium, but I'm not sure if the ETX has a built-in control port?
Google EQMOD but you may need a new autostar handset for computer control,

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Post by SmartBoy »

Are you sure that an HP mini will support Stellarium?
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