Re: [guide-user] Ordering Guide 9.1 DVD

tom Jan 6, 2016

Thanks Bill, that worked...

On 1/6/2016 10:07 AM, Bill Gray pluto@... [guide-user] wrote:
> Hi Dave,
>
> Hmmm... you ought to have at least _some_ image other than that...
>
> Try putting the Guide DVD into the DVD drive. My guess would
> be that the images never got copied over. With the disk in the
> drive, Guide will find everything, and the images should be listed
> in that dialog.
>
> Then, go to Extras... Install to Hard Drive. Make sure the
> 'planetary features' and 'lunar high-res bitmap' options are checked.
> After that, you shouldn't need to keep the DVD in the drive.
>
> -- Bill
>
> On 01/06/2016 09:47 AM, tom loeblt@... [guide-user] wrote:
>> Thanks Bill. I have everything you describe except the Clementine
>> option. Only option that comes up is SOLID COLOR which is checked by
>> default and I cannot uncheck it. Please see image below. Is the
>> Clementine file downloadable?
>>
>> Tom
>>
>> On 1/5/2016 10:04 PM, Bill Gray pluto@... [guide-user] wrote:
>>> Hi Tom,
>>>
>>> The lunar markings are on the Guide 9.0 DVD. (About the only thing
>>> added to the Guide 9.1 disk is the updated software, and that's available
>>> on the Web site. So 9.0 users shouldn't need to upgrade.)
>>>
>>> Zoom in on the moon, and you'll get the default (not especially
>>> high-resolution) map. Right-click on the moon, and you'll get the
>>> usual dialog telling you when the moon will rise/set/transit, magnitude,
>>> and so forth, along with "OK", "More Info", "Next", "Display", and
>>> "Center" buttons. Click the "Display" button.
>>>
>>> That gets you the general-purpose planet display dialog, which
>>> has (along with everything else) an "Options" button. Click on that.
>>>
>>> Now you get data specific to the moon, with a "Clementine image"
>>> button. Click on that, then on OK.
>>>
>>> The Clementine image is a bit of a mixed bag. It's quite high-resolution;
>>> you can see the four little craters in the floor of Plato, and then a bunch
>>> even smaller than that. However, it's best at high and medium latitudes.
>>> Near the equator, everything is more washed out than you'd wish. So you
>>> may find yourself going back to the "shaded relief" map in some cases.
>>>
>>> -- Bill
>>>
>>> On 01/05/2016 08:24 PM, tom loeblt@... [guide-user] wrote:
>>>> Bill,
>>>>
>>>> when I purchased Guide 9.0 a couple of years ago, I only received a
>>>> single DVD and the manual. I was not aware there was a second DVD that
>>>> included lunar surface markings. Is this available on your website for
>>>> download or would I have to purchase the new G9.1 package?
>>>>
>>>> Tom
>>>>
>>>> On 1/5/2016 8:03 PM, Bill Gray pluto@... [guide-user] wrote:
>>>>> Hi Joe,
>>>>>
>>>>> For ordering the 9.1 DVDs, take a look here:
>>>>>
>>>>> http://www.projectpluto.com/guide9b.htm
>>>>> http://www.projectpluto.com/orderfm.htm
>>>>>
>>>>> First link for general ordering info, and for credit card and PayPal
>>>>> orders. Second link for postal orders with checks/money orders.
>>>>>
>>>>> So far, I've only announced this here. After I get some feedback,
>>>>> I'll revise the main page to say "Guide 9.1 is released" and to point
>>>>> to the above two pages.
>>>>>
>>>>> -- Bill
>>>>>
>>>>> On 01/04/2016 12:42 PM, 'Joe Mize' jmize@... [guide-user] wrote:
>>>>>>
>>>>>> Bill, on Dec. 17 you posted, “There is no real barrier to my selling Guide without
>>>>>> printed manuals, and I _expect to resume sales in the next day or two_, this time with
>>>>>> Guide 9.1, and with the DVD only (manual available on-line and on the DVD).”
>>>>>> However, after searching ProjectPluto.com this morning all I can find is “Ordering
>>>>>> information: As of 2015 January 6, sales of Guide 9.0 have been discontinued”. Where
>>>>>> can I, or how do I place my Guide 9.1 DVD Order? Thkx...joe :)
>>>>>>
>>>>>> "May He Go Among the Imperishable Stars"
>>>>>> Joe Mize, StarFields Observatory
>>>>>> http://www.cav-sfo.com
>>>>>
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