YES, it will be a great improvement of Guide to have logbook facility.
Fort those interested, look at message 301 on this discussion group,
I have already made suggestions on facilities for a logbook and a
planning observation program.
For those, like myself, interested in visual observation, those two
facilities will a step ahead for Guide.
I have look at DeepSky 2000 as logbook. Nevertheless, as I find out
Guide more powerful for charting, I did not get the trouble to learn
the logbook facilities of this software. I prefer wait that those
facilities will implement in Guide 8.0. I hope that Guide 8.0 in
Centre d'observation astronomique des Monts Notre-Dame
--- In email@example.com, "Denis Boucher" <boucherd@t...> wrote:
> Have you ever consider including some basic observer log into
> exclusively use Guide and found that having to constantly switch
> forth between programs is a pain. In my opinion, the best place
would be in
> the selected object data, a log button in addition to the "more
> "next"..... when selected it would take you to a basic obsever log
> which possibly could include the selected object data, a place for
> entry. It would be a nice feature to have. I look around and found
> other astro programs offer such log feature but not the program
> Anyone else believe this would be of value.
> Denis Boucher
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