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-CCDciel is a free CCD capture software intended for the amateur astronomer.+====CCDciel is a free CCD capture software intended for the amateur astronomer.====
  
-It include ​all the features ​required ​to perform digital ​imaging ​CCD observation ​of celestial objects.\\ +CCDciel has all functionality ​required ​for advanced ​imaging of celestial objects ​including sequences for fully automated unattended operation. But it is also possible to make simple capture in a manual way
-Using the standard drivers protocol ​[[http://​www.indilib.org/​|INDI]] and [[http://​ascom-standards.org/​|ASCOM]] ​it can connect and control the CCD camera, ​the focuser, ​the filter wheel and the telescope mount.+ 
 +For devices connection it uses the [[http://​www.indilib.org/​|INDI]] and [[http://​ascom-standards.org/​|ASCOM]] ​standards drivers. It can control the CCD/CMOS camera, focuser, filter wheel, rotator ​and telescope mount and uses image resolving software such astrometry.net for accurate positioning. It can serve both the beginner astro photographer as the advanced who can take a nap while the equipment is imaging. 
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 +You can use CCDciel on Windows, macOS or Linux.\\  
 +The program is still in beta version but it is now quit stable and run smoothly on every platform ​ \\ 
 +In any case I will appreciate your help for testing this software and reporting any bug or other problem you may encounter.
  
 {{:​en:​ccdciel.png|The main window}} {{:​en:​ccdciel.png|The main window}}
  
-[[en:​documentation:​start|The program documentation]] ​+A copy of [[en:​documentation:​start|the program documentation]] ​in pdf format is included with the program. 
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 +To install the program, look a  the [[en:​documentation:​start#​installation|specific instructions]] for your computer and [[http://​sourceforge.net/​projects/​ccdciel/​files/​|download from SourceForge]] the version you need, always get the latest version as it is frequently improved! ​
  
-[[en:screenshot:​start|Some screen shot]]  to get an idea how it work+You can ask the [[https://​groups.io/​g/​ccdciel|user group]] for any question about the software usage.
  
-[[http://sourceforge.net/projects/ccdciel/files/|Download from SourceForge]], always get the latest version! ​+The source code is available from [[https://github.com/pchev/ccdciel|GitHub]]
  
 [[en:​Contact]] [[en:​Contact]]
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