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Which driver is right for my mount?

Due to the many versions of Hand Controller (HC) and RS232 Command Set versions for all the iOptron mounts released, it can be confusing to select which driver
is appropiate for your mount. The following is a general guide line to follow:

Driver: INDI GotoNova 8400 Kit

Mount Hand Controller RS232 Version Latest Firmware (HC, main, RA/DEC)
Cube/Cube Pro 8401 V1.01 V090701,N/A, N/A
MiniTower 8401 V1.01 V090701,N/A, N/A
MiniTowerII/MiniTower Pro 8401 V1.01 V110331, N/A, N/A
SmarStar-PR 8401 V1.01 V090701,N/A, N/A
GoToNova Dual Motor Driver 8401 V1.01 V090701,N/A, N/A

Driver: INDI iOptron HC8406

Mount Hand Controller RS232 Version Latest Firmware (HC, main, RA/DEC)
iEQ45 8406 V1.01 V1.12, V110830, N/A

Driver: INDI ZEQ25

Mount Hand Controller RS232 Version Latest Firmware (HC, main, RA/DEC)
SmartEQ/SmartEQ Pro 8408 2013 V1.4 V150302,N/A,N/A
ZEQ25 GT 8408 2013 V1.4 V150302,N/A,V150302
iEQ30 8407 2013 V1.4 V131031,V130226,V121102(orV130328)
iEQ45 8407 2013 V1.4 V131031,V130226,V140121

Driver: INDI iEQ

Mount Hand Controller RS232 Version Latest Firmware (HC, main, RA/DEC)
CEM60/CEM60EC 8407 2014 V2.0 V170322,V161101,V161101
iEQ30 Pro/iEQ45 Pro 8407 2014 V2.0 V170322,V161101,V161101
AZ Mount Pro 8407 2014 V2.0 V170322,V170410,N/A
CEM25/CEM25EC/CEM25P 8408 2014 V2.0 V170518,N/A,V170106
Cube II/Cube Pro w/8408 8408 2014 V2.0 V170518,V160610,N/A
SmartEQ Pro+ 8408 2014 V2.0 V170518, V161028,N/A

Driver: INDI iOptronV3

Mount Hand Controller RS232 Version Latest Firmware (HC, main, RA/DEC)
CEM120/CEM120EC/CEM120EC2 8407 2014 V3.0 V180103,V171128,V171128

This drivers applies to ALL MOUNTS with firmware 20171001 or later. For example, if you have CEM60 mount, which driver should you use?

If your firmware version is 20171001 or later, then you use this driver. Otherwise, use the INDI iEQ driver.

CEM120

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CEM120

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Installation INDI iOptron CEM120 Driver is released as a 3rd party driver and requires INDI Library >= v1.6.5. To Install the driver under Ubuntu: sudo apt-add-repository ppa:mutlaqja/ppa sudo apt-get update && sudo apt-get install libindi1 ...

GotoNova Upgrade Kit 8400

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Installation Included with libindi v1.4.2+. To install it under Ubuntu: sudo apt-add-repository ppa:mutlaqja/ppa sudo apt-get update && sudo apt-get install libindi1 Features The driver supports the following Gotonova 8400 based c ...

IEQPro/CEM60

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IEQPro/CEM60

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Installation Included with libindi v1.0+. To install it under Ubuntu: sudo apt-add-repository ppa:mutlaqja/ppa sudo apt-get update && sudo apt-get install libindi1 Features The driver supports the following iEQ mounts: CEM60 (F ...

ZEQ25/SmartEQ

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ZEQ25/SmartEQ

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Installation Included with libindi v1.2+. To install it under Ubuntu: sudo apt-add-repository ppa:mutlaqja/ppa sudo apt-get update && sudo apt-get install libindi1 Features The driver supports the following mounts: ZEQ 25 Smar ...

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