Alnitak Flat-Fielder Software Downloads
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Alnitak Technical Manuals:
Download and print the Alnitak Astrosystems Quick Start guide for the Alnitak Software.
Download and print the Alnitak Flat Fielding Devices Installation Manual and Software Reference Guide.
Download and print the Alnitak Flip Flat And Flat Man Generic Serial Command List.
Alnitak Flat Field Device Software Installers:
NOTE: In most cases, the most recent AA Installer installer package and the FTDI USB-to-Serial Driver installer are both required for new installations. The AA installer will work for both 32-bit and 64-bit Windows platforms. The FTDI x86 installer should be used for 32-bit Windows platforms, and the FTDI x64 installer should be used for 64-bit Windows platforms.
- Full Windows 10, 8.1, 7, and Vista support
- Drivers for all Alnitak flat field devices
- AACmd Serial command control program
- Alnitak Astrosystems Controller computer control program
- Colt Bootloader
- A full manual for all Alnitak flat field devices
Software component versions:
Alnitak .NET Library Version: Version 126.96.36.199
FTD2XX_NET.dll Version: 188.8.131.52
FTD2XX.dll Version: 3.02.00
Windows 32-bit (release date: 2015/02/12)
32-bit Installer program for the Alnitak Astrosystems Controller and Driver version 1.3.4. Drivers and control programs for all Alnitak flat fielding devices. Includes standalone program, driver, serial terminal application, and PDF help file.
Requires Microsoft .NET Framework 3.5
Software copyright 2015 - Optec, Inc. (Free to distribute.)
FTDI drivers can be found on the FTDI USB-to-Serial Converter page.
Special Note for ACP and Maxim D/L Users:
If you are using your Alnitak device with Maxim D/L as a simulated filter wheel, you may need to copy the FTD2XX.dll and FTD2XX_NET.dll from the Alnitak folder [default: C:\Program Files\Optec\Alnitak Astrosystems Controller\ or C:\Program Files(x86)\Optec\Alnitak Astrosystems Controller\ for 64-bit systems] to the Maxim D/L program folder to maintain functionality of the Flip-Flat as a filter wheel.
Contact Optec Technical Support if you encounter any problems after installing this software.
NEW! Alnitak Application for Mac Users:
Special thanks to Rodolphe Pineau for his development effort.