Welcome to the Drivers & Downloads Page
Here you will find the latest software and firmware revisions and configuration tools. The Alta® and Ascent® systems are designed to allow most hardware control of the camera through the DLL and camera firmware. Operational features, CCD timing, temperature control rates, bias levels, noise performance and other aspects of camera operation can usually be updated by the user in the field.
ASCOM drivers now available for download!
Windows Driver Update
Release 5.4.531.2978 driver for Windows is now available.
New article on Quantum Efficiency in CCD University.
Apogee's Yahoo Group
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Note: To determine the file version, use Windows Explorer and go to the appropriate directory where the drivers are installed. Right-click the file name and select "Properties." A dialog box will pop up with information about the files. Two tabs are located at the top of the dialog box, "General" and "Version." Select the "Version" tab. The "Version" tab will display a field with the "File Version" information. This is the version of the selected driver file. This information can be used to determine which version of the driver is installed on the machine.