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bottletopburly

APT & All sky plate solver

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I had wanted to get plate solving working in APT , after getting a bit puzzled by it downloading both plate solving applications ASPS -all sky plate solver and platesolver2, finally deleted PS2 and managed to configure ASPS and solve an image posted on APT forum ,so in theory this is ready to use within APT ,i found this article on APT forum which you may find useful if you fancy giving it a try   http://astropetros.eu/wp/?p=669

just tried solving an image i had ,didn`t have correct path for ASPS so sorted that ,retried and success it solved .

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I don’t have to use plate solving that often, but when I do ASPS works very well for me.

 

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