COMPARE EDITIONS
PROGRAM SETUP FEATURES Basic Professional
Automation Assistant X X
Concurrent Session Editing X X
Series Exposure Templates X X
File Name Templates X X
Customizable Folders for Data and Calibration Frames X X
Series Exposure Templates X X
Suport for TheSkyX Camera Add On   X
One-Click Initialization X X
Application Independence X X
Plate Solving Support X X
Boltwood Cloud Sensor Support for Networks X X
Telescope Pointing Corrector Support X X
Extensive Settings Page for Tools, Wizards and Customizations X X
Comprehensive Help System X X
ONE-CLICK TOOLS    
Filter Focus Offset Measurement   X
Color Combine Ratio (G2V) Measurement
X X
Camera Gain and Read Noise Measurement X X
Sky Glow Measurement X X
Sub-Exposure Calçulator X X
TARGET SELECTION FEATURES    
Set, Assess and Track Goals X X
Flexible Target Input X X
Integration with TheSkyX as well as TheSky6 X X
Target Management X X
Target Information X X
MULTIPLE TARGET FEATURES    
Multiple Target Import   X
Target List Management   X
Reusable Target Lists   X
MOSAIC FEATURES    
Integration with TheSky6/TheSkyX Mosaic Tool   X
Mosaic Wizard   X
FOCUSING FEATURES    
Focus Methods X X
Focus Options X X
SkyStar Focusing X X
TRACKING AND GUIDING FEATURES    
Guiding Methods X X
Predictive Auto Guiding X X
Integrated Autoguider Calculator X X
Automatic Guide Star Retrieval X X
Automatic Guide Star Exposure X X
Fully Automated Meridian Flips with Optional Meridian Abort X X
Dithering X X
Guided Imaging Options X X
Unguided Imaging Options X X
LIGHT FRAME EXPOSURE FEATURES    
User Defined Light Series X X
Exposure Management X X
Multiple Target Exposure Management   X
Mosaic Exposure Management   X
DARK AND BIAS FRAME FEATURES    
User Defined Dark and Bias Frames X X
Dark and Bias Options X X
FLAT FRAME FEATURES    
User Defined Flat Frames X X
Flat Frame Options X X
Rotator Support X X
Automatic ADU Calculations X X
PROGRAM OPTIONS    
Data Quality Definition X X
Start Up Options X X
Options After Light Exposures X X
Shut Down Options X X
Image Management X X
System Tests X X
Interface Customization X X
RUNNING SESSIONS    
Setup Review X X
Session Review X X
Resizable Session Window X X
Status Dialog X X
Comprehensive Logging X X
Summary Data per Target and Quality X X
Session Options X X
Configuration and Control by External Programs   X
Email/SMS Text Notification of Significant Events   X
Humidity and Wind Speed Abort Thresholds (Boltwood II)   X
Automatic Color Combine Ratio Calculation for Acquired Data   X
TheSkyX Camera Add On Support   X