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#1 Marcus Runge

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Posted 05 June 2014 - 06:12 AM

Hello, especially to Meade software engineers,

 

I am a Windows Phone Software developer and would like to develop an Autostar Handbox App.

 

My idea is to control the telescope through Wifi utilizing a connected Laptop or perhaps later a Serial-Wifi Server.

 

I do consider 2 approaches:

1. Utilize the the "Netscope" Server tool

2. Write my own TCP-COM relay

 

For the first Option I Need some kind of an API to talk to Netscope because sending commands directly through putty doesn't work except for the Password request.

 

Regards,

Marcus



#2 Mark Sibole

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Posted 07 June 2014 - 05:46 AM

Sent a direct e mail to Meade for you.

They are aware of your suggestion.


Mark Sibole
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Fife Lake, Mi.

http://astronomy.qteaser.com




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