Windows95 or later An available RS-232C communication port on the PC PC ... Manual). VERDICT BUILD QUALITY 91% EASE OF USE 92% GO-TO ACCURACY 86% STABILITY 91% VALUE FOR MONEY 90% OVERALL 90% THE WORLD’S ONLY ASTRONOMY MAGAZINE AND CD PACKAGE > side of the mount, you can quickly move the telescope without getting the wires tangled up. Note: If there is no DB9 (COM port) connector on your PC, but only have a USB port on the computer. After turning on the … After turning on the power 1. In this mode the hand controller must be connected to an Orion GoTo telescope mount. Foremost among these new capabilities is the ability to simply click on an object shown in a sky mapping program on the PC and have the telescope move to that object. SynScanTM Hand Control of version 3.0 or later. Plug the EQDirect-USB into a PC-USB port – install any drivers 2. A 50-cm adapter cable: Used for connecting between SynScan® GPS mouse and SynScan™ hand control. The Synscan v4 manual (I asume that's the version you have) details an "Easy Tracking mode." The SynScan instruction manual has been revised for the V4. Installing the hardware Connection via EQDirect-USB 1. Connecting a SynScan telescope mount to a computer for control can give the user a number of additional useful features over using the supplied hand controller. The mount must be set in a proper “Home Position” (refer to Section 2.1 for details) before turning on the power. 2. Push the connector into the hand control until it clicks into place. COM1) • USB-Serial adapter. Full Feature Mode Full Feature mode is the most commonly employed mode of operation. A SynScan® GPS mouse (GT-320FW(3.0)) with a MINI-DIN connector at one end of 1.5-meter cable. Plug the other end of the cable, the DB9 connector, to the RS-232 port on your PC. 1.3 SynScan operating Modes The SynScan V4 hand controller has two operating modes to choose from: Full Feature Mode and Easy Tracking Mode. 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