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Is The Skywatcher SynScan Wi-Fi Adapter Supported By SkySafari 6 Pro? (Answer: Yes on Android, Yes on iOS using 2 devices) StuartTMDavis 42 comments 1 vote Planned
SkySafari 6 Pro | Scope Is Not Responding With SynScan Wifi (Answer: SkySafari Is Not Yet Compatible With SynScan WiFi) tfuzessy 25 comments 0 votes None
Why Is There No Connection Between Skywatcher Synscan App and SkySafari 5 Pro (Solved: use Port 11882, not 11880n as on the printed instructions) michael bowles 19 comments 0 votes Answered
SkySafari 5 Pro | Skywatcher Synscan EQ5 Connection Fail Using Prolifici USB2Serial But Works With KeySpan USB2Serial (Answer: Get KeySpan!) Lodewijk Bonebakker 18 comments 0 votes Answered
SkySafari 5 Pro | SkyFi 2 + SkyWatcher EQ6 Connection Fail (Solution: SkyFi 2 Broken, Read For Troubleshooting Tips) Luca Giovanni Nobile 16 comments 0 votes Answered
GoTo Issue With Meridian Flip Using SkyWatcher HEQ5 + SkySafari 5.4.0 + Android + Virtuoso App 1.7.4 + Instein BTDir (Answer: SkySafari Is Issuing Correct Coordinates For The Scope To Go To But The Scope Does Not Go To Those Coordinates) Antonio Papini 15 comments 0 votes Answered
SkySafari 6 Pro (Needs Further Testing) | SkyWatcher Lunar Tracking Drifts (Solution: Resolved, Read On!) Steenkh 15 comments 0 votes Completed
Help. Unable to control Synscan goto mount with SkySafari 6 pro in MacOS chocksta 12 comments 0 votes None
Please Add Support For The SynScan WiFi Adapter (Answer: Aiming For Late 2019) Neil Aubrey 11 comments 0 votes Planned
Upon initiating A GoTo And Slewing To Another Target, The Slew Speed Becomes Faster But Rate Slider Stays The Same (Fixed) Jamie 10 comments 0 votes Completed
Whilst The Rotation Of SkyWatcher Mount Declination/Altitude Axis Is Rock Solid The Celestial Declination Reported By The SynScan Varies (Drifts) With RA (Solution: Contact SkyWatcher Support) Mikeoday 8 comments 0 votes Answered
SkySafari 5 Pro | SkyWatcher AZ-EQ6 + SkyBT Fails To Connect (Read For SkyBT Troubleshooting Tips) Laveissière 7 comments 0 votes Answered
Sky Safari 6 Pro (OS X) | Skywatcher EQ6-R + KeySpan USB2Serial Fails To Connect (Solution: Get Beta KeySpan Driver) Jay Sottolano 5 comments 0 votes Answered
Should The 'PierroAstro' BlueTooth Adapter Be Plugged Into the EQMod Port On The Mount Or Into The RS232 Port On The Hand Controller? (Answer: RS232 Port On Hand Controller) JEAN LUC PAIS 4 comments 0 votes Answered
Can I ByPass The Skywatcher EQ8 Mount Hand Controller And Connect SkySafari And SkyFi Via EQMOD? (Answer: No, SkyFi Must Connect Via The Hand Controller - OR, Maybe, Read On!) Anders 4 comments 0 votes Answered
When Can We Expect SynScan WiFi Support For SkySafari 6 Pro On iOS (Answer: It's A Priority For 2019) Andrew Murphy 3 comments 0 votes Answered
SkySafari 6 + SkyFi 3 + SkyWatcher AZ EQ6 + iPhone XS iOS 2.1.3 = Slow Response To Buttons, Nav, GoTo, Etc (Answer: Can Not Be Reproduced On Other Devices) Jamie 3 comments 0 votes Answered
Can SkyFi III Control SkyWatcher AZ-EQ5 Via Mount's USB Port? (Answer: No, Unless Someone Can Confirm How) Reai5918 3 comments -1 votes Answered
How Can I Get SkySafari To Automatically Set The TIme And Location On My SkyWatcher SynScan Scope During Inital SetUp? (Answer: You Can't - It Is Not A SynScan Option) Randyb 3 comments 0 votes Answered
Do I Have What I Need To Connect SkySafari On macOS To My Skywatcher AZ/EQ6? Riyad Rahimullah 3 comments 0 votes Answered
Can I Use SkySafari 5 Pro To The Align Skywatcher AZ EQ6 Mount? (Answer: No, Align Using The Hand Controller First) parsec 3 comments 1 vote Answered
Does SkySafari 6 Plus/Pro On Android Now Work With The SynScan Wi-Fi Adaptor Module? (Answer: Native Support Is Coming But For Now You Still Need To Run The SkyWatcher Android App And Have SkySafari Talk Through It) borislav 2 comments 0 votes Answered
Goto issue Wicked Empire 2 comments 0 votes None
Epoch basis in communication with SynScan Alexander Kappes 2 comments 0 votes None
Skysafari 5 Pro + SkyBT + SkyWatcher NEQ 6 Pro 3.38 | How To Correct For Object Accuracy Off In The Eyepiece (Solution: Read On!) A Di 2 comments 0 votes None
What Scope Type Is Sky-Watcher Explorer-150PL Telescope + EQ3-PRO Synscan Goto Mount? (Answer: SkyWatcher SynScan) Alan Coleman 2 comments 0 votes Answered
How To Connect SkySafari To The AZ GOTO EQ3 Using The SkyWatcher SynScan WiFi Adapter? (Solution: iOS Requires 2 Devices At This Time) Casa Paska 2 comments 0 votes Answered
SkySafari 5 Pro | Using iPhone 7 + SkyWatcher AZEQ6 If Screen 'Looses Focus' Then Slewing Does Not Stop (Fixed) Jamie 2 comments 0 votes Completed
Does SkySafari Require An Internet Connection To Control A SkyWatcher AZ-GTI Mount? (Answer: An Internet Connection Is Not Required) Riggie 1 comment 0 votes Answered
How to Connect SkySafari 6 Pro + ZWO ASIAIR + SkyWatcher Explorer? (Answer: ZWO ASIAIR Is Not Officially Supported, User Needs Community Help!) jrzerocha36 1 comment 0 votes Answered