Reliable, integrated dome control.

The optional Domes module provides native, integrated dome control to keep the motorized dome shutter aligned with the telescope.  The Domes module can also control compatible automated roll-off roofs (RORs).

  • Requires TheSky™ Professional edition or TheSky™ Imaging bundle (which includes TheSky™ Professional) in order to operate.
  • TheSky™ Professional and TheSky™ Imaging offer a 90-day full-working trial period.  The trial period begins after TheSky is run the first time.
  • The Domes module is included in TheSky™ Universal bundle.

Dome controller not supported?  The X2 Standard, TheSky’s cross-platform plug-in architecture, permits third-party software developers to add dome support.

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Q. How do I activate the Domes module?

Q. What dome controllers does the Domes module support?

Details how to upgrade to TheSky Imaging from all other editions are here.

TheSky Professional has integrated telescope mount control and can operate these supported telescope mounts out of the box.

Click on the links below for details about additional equipment supported by the Cameras+ and Domes modules.

Note that TheSky Imaging bundle includes the Cameras+ module.

TheSky Professional edition offers optional software and database modules that can be used to extend its functionality.

The following optional modules are available on the Software Bisque Store:


Optional Dome Control for TheSky Professional or TheSky Imaging bundle

The optional Domes module automates the control of motorized domes and keeps the dome’s shutter synchronized with the telescope’s optic when the telescope is slewed and while the telescope tracks. The Domes module computes the correct dome shutter azimuth and elevation for any telescope mount (altazimuth, equatorial, or generalized gimbal), placed anywhere inside the structure.

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Dome Control Documentation

The Domes module documentation is include in TheSky Professional User Guide

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