Re: [guide-user] Horizon display menu

Laren Dart Mar 19, 2012


Aha! No wonder I couldn't see what Richard was seeing. That's been my
default setting for years. Since my primary interest is in
pre-telescope eclipse observations, I only think of alt-az now. I
need to get rid of my bias and explore/observe with Guide more.


At 05:11 PM 3/19/2012, you wrote:

>Click on the "display" menu, and then select the "inversion menu".
>Check 'Chart
>uninverted", set "rotation" to '0 (zero)', and check 'Alt/Az '.
>This is the setup we often use when using a dobsonian mount or
>binoculars so can
>lead to some confusion if using an equatorial mount.
>Hope this helps!
>Larry Wood
>On 19/03/2012 3:18 PM, Richard wrote:
> > If I choose to display the Northern or Southern horizon, the
> horizon appears at the bottom of the screen, as I expect; but if I
> choose East or West, for example, the horizon appears to one side.
> How do I get the horizon to always appear at the bottom of the screen ?
> >

Laren Dart