Euripides replied to the topic 'Re:optimizing plate solver' in the forum. 2 months ago

Yes practically you can see only Polaris, because is much brighter than the others (and also from my bad iPhone pic).

Folowing your tips from precious posts, those settings worked like a charm before without a single issue. Platesolving between 2-4 sec maximum. But now always fails.

I've switched to online astrometry and worked - of course extremely slower ..

In addition to that - and probably that causes the issue - now there is visible this message (Polar Alignment tab):

"DISABLED: FOV must be 10 arcmins or wider. 60+arcminutes is recommended."

What is that? Where do I have to look for that? Cause all my numbers are the same wherever I look

Also, the direction option is disabled.

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