SYNSCAN FIRMWARELOADER VER 3.3

RELEASED 2014/11/03
Download   Size: 827K  |  04-11-2014  |  AZ/EQ SynScan Firmware

SYNSCAN FIRMWARE UPDATE INSTRUCTIONS

There have been minor changes made to the firmware update procedures. Make sure that you read this important information before updating the firmware. Should this information be inconsistent with the instruction manual you receive with the product, please follow the steps in this file instead. RELEASED October 25, 2007
Download   Size: 21504000  |  07-10-2011  |  AZ/EQ SynScan Firmware

EQ6 MOTOR CONTROLLER FIRMWARE VERSION 2.04

Disable power saving mode when an autoguider is detected.
Download   Size: 4K  |  21-09-2011  |  Motor Controller Firmware

EQ3/EQ5 MOTOR CONTROLLER FIRMWARE VERSION 2.04

1. Fix the bug which causes a sudden jump when the Dec. motor begins slewing. 2. Improve the anti-interference capability of the Autoguider interface.
Download   Size: 4K  |  21-09-2011  |  Motor Controller Firmware

ALLVIEW MOUNT MOTOR CONTROLLER FIRMWARE UPDATE (V2.14)

This is the motor controller firmware update (version 2.14) for AllView mount. The firmware loader program and firmware update instruction are included.
Download   Size: 21504000  |  20-08-2013  |  Multi-purpose Mounts Firmware

AZ GOTO MOTOR CONTROLLER FIRMWARE UPDATE (V2.09)

Notes: This is the motor controller firmware update (version 2.09) for AZ GOTO mount. The firmware loader program and firmware update instruction are included.
Download   Size: 339K  |  29-11-2012  |  Motor Controller Firmware

ALLVIEW (V3) HAND CONTROL FIRMWARE (v.3.09.26)

Download   Size: 21504000  |  21-06-2016  |  Multi-purpose Mounts Firmware

EQ8 MOTOR CONTROLLER FIRMWARE UPDATE (V2.11)

RELEASED 2014-11-10
Download   Size: 10K  |  10-11-2014  |  Motor Controller Firmware

AZ-EQ6 MOTOR CONTROLLER FIRMWARE UPDATE (V2.11)

RELEASED 2014-11-10
Download   Size: 10K  |  10-11-2014  |  Motor Controller Firmware

SynScan USB to serial cable

Download   Size: 2.3M  |  09-12-2015  |  Accessories Firmware

SynGuider Firmware v1.1 package

Download   Size: 2.3M  |  03-06-2014  |  Accessories Firmware

SynScan Tour Firmware Update Loader

Please download the SynScan Tour Update Package and follow the instructions. The download package needs to be unzipped.
Download   Size: 21504000  |  08-06-2012  |  Accessories Firmware

SynScan Tour Firmware V1.1 package

Download   Size: 21504000  |  19-12-2013  |  Accessories Firmware

Fix for wrong voltage reading (Handset)

RELEASED 2013/07/03
Download   Size: 3K  |  03-07-2013  |  Accessories Firmware

ALLVIEW (V4) HAND CONTROL FIRMWARE (v.4.09.01)

1. Modified the picture number of each layer (row) in wide-angle Easy Pano Mode to keep the same for each layer. 2. Add backlash compensation in both Video Coursing and Time Lapse Modes to eliminate backlash lagging at beginning of slewing. 3. Fix bugs in the star alignment that the mount will start fast slewing when the star alingment is finished. It usuallly happened in southern hemisphere.
Download   Size: 21504000  |  21-06-2016  |  Multi-purpose Mounts Firmware

STAR ADVENTURER FIRMWARE V3.06

Changes made in Star Adventurer motor controller firmware version 3.06: 1. Change the swing angle to 180 degrees in Mode "2X", "6X" and "12X". 2. Change the start point of swing to a boundary of swing range instead of the center of the swing range.
Download   Size: 19K  |  20-06-2016  |  Multi-purpose Mounts Firmware

AZ-EQ5 MOTOR CONTROLLER FIRMWARE VER.3.01

RELEASED 2015.8.10
Download   Size: 21504000  |  10-08-2015  |  Motor Controller Firmware

MOTOR CONTROLLER FIRMWARE LOADER VER.1.64

Motor Controller Firmware Loader Ver.1.64.
Download   Size: 967 KB  |  20-09-2016  |  Multi-purpose Mounts Firmware

MOTOR CONTROLLER FIRMWARE LOADER VER.1.64

Motor Controller Firmware Loader Ver.1.64
Download   Size: 967 KB  |  20-09-2016  |  Motor Controller Firmware

AZ-EQ5 USB-to-Serial Comm Port Driver v1.14.0

This is the AZ-EQ5 USB-to-Serial Comm Port Driver version 1.14.0. Please download and unzip the package. The driver install instruction is included.
Download   Size: 2.78 MB  |  11-10-2016  |  Accessories Firmware

SynScan Update Ver.1.7 (V3 Hand Controller Bootloader)

This is the latest bootloader firmware of SynScan V3 hand controller (SynScan Update version 1.7). You may download this firmware to update your SynScan V3 hand controller bootloader if the bootloader version is prior than version 1.7. Regarding how to update the bootloader of SynScan, please refer to the included instruction manual.
Download   Size: 84 KB  |  03-11-2016  |  SynScan V3 Hand Controller Firmware

SYNSCAN FIRMWARE LOADER VER 3.3

This is the latest firmware loader of SynScan.
Download   Size: 827 KB  |  11-01-2017  |  SynScan V4 Hand Controller Firmware

SYNSCAN FIRMWARE UPDATE INSTRUCTION

There have been minor changes made to the firmware update procedures. Make sure that you read this important information before updating the firmware. Should this information be inconsistent with the instruction manual you receive with the product, please follow the steps in this file instead. RELEASED October 25, 2007
Download   Size: 198 KB  |  15-03-2017  |  SynScan V4 Hand Controller Firmware

SYNSCAN FIRMWARE UPDATE INSTRUCTION

There have been minor changes made to the firmware update procedures. Make sure that you read this important information before updating the firmware. Should this information be inconsistent with the instruction manual you receive with the product, please follow the steps in this file instead. RELEASED October 25, 2007
Download   Size: 198 KB  |  15-03-2017  |  SynScan V3 Hand Controller Firmware

DOB GOTO MOTOR CONTROLLER FIRMWARE V2.09

Support turning off auxiliary encoders
Download   05-04-2017  |  Motor Controller Firmware

STAR ADVENTURER MINI FIRMWARE V3.02 (UPDATE)

Star Adventurer mini motor controller firmware version 3.02 release.
Download   Size: 36.0 KB  |  17-07-2017  |  Multi-purpose Mounts Firmware

SYNSCAN HAND CONTROLLER FIRMWARE V4.39.05

This new SynScan Hand Controller firmware release is an update from the previous SynScan Firmware Version 04.39.04. What's new in this update? 1. Update and correct the Solar Tracking speed in the Solar Track Mode. The Solar Track Mode is a new fuction to track the Sun and does not need an alignment. 2. To use this Solar Track Mode function: 1) Polar align the equatorial mount or level the base of the Alt-Az mount. 2) Finish the initialization on SynScan. No alignment is needed. 3) Activate "Solar Track Mode." Now the mount will start working at solar tracking speed until exiting the "Solar Track Mode". 4) Center the Sun in FOV with SynScan hand controller. 5) Start observing. Warning: Your telescope must be capable of observing the Sun safely. 3. Fix minor bugs.
Download   Size: 638 KB  |  04-08-2017  |  SynScan V4 Hand Controller Firmware

SYNSCAN HAND CONTROLLER FIRMWARE V3.39.05

This new SynScan Hand Controller firmware release is an update from the previous SynScan Firmware Version 03.39.03. What's new in this update? 1. Update and correct the Solar Tracking speed in the Solar Track Mode. The Solar Track Mode is a new fuction to track the Sun and does not need an alignment. 2. To use this Solar Track Mode function: 1) Polar align the equatorial mount or level the base of the Alt-Az mount. 2) Finish the initialization on SynScan. No alignment is needed. 3) Activate "Solar Track Mode." Now the mount will start working at solar tracking speed until exiting the "Solar Track Mode". 4) Center the Sun in FOV with SynScan hand controller. 5) Start observing. Warning: Your telescope must be capable of observing the Sun safely. 3. Fix minor bugs.
Download   Size: 411 KB  |  04-08-2017  |  SynScan V3 Hand Controller Firmware

SYNSCAN HAND CONTROLLER FIRMWARE V3.39.05

This new SynScan Hand Controller firmware release is an update from the previous SynScan Firmware Version 03.39.03. What's new in this update? 1. Update and correct the Solar Tracking speed in the Solar Track Mode. The Solar Track Mode is a new fuction to track the Sun and does not need an alignment. 2. To use this Solar Track Mode function: 1) Polar align the equatorial mount or level the base of the Alt-Az mount. 2) Finish the initialization on SynScan. No alignment is needed. 3) Activate "Solar Track Mode." Now the mount will start working at solar tracking speed until exiting the "Solar Track Mode". 4) Center the Sun in FOV with SynScan hand controller. 5) Start observing. Warning: Your telescope must be capable of observing the Sun safely. 3. Fix minor bugs.
Download   Size: 411 KB  |  04-08-2017  |  AZ/EQ SynScan Firmware