SbigControl - New Release V1.3 Rev.1c - November 2016

This brand new software is a low cost alternative control program for your SBIG astronomic camera




Free Update - Lifelong



Supports Adaptive Optics AO and also AO-X (some other programs do not support it)


Sequence you can define your full imaging program of an object for a night and let it work automatically


Re-find guide star if a guide star is lost, sbigControl can find it again automatically





Automatic save of images in an automatic created folder structure


Automatic change of guiding exposure time during guiding, if star brightness changes



Automatic find of optimal Flatfield exposure time


Open shutter during guiding without imaging (most software turns the shutter permanently)


Selectable acoustic alarm for end of image, end of sequence or error condition



Log file for imaging, with time stamps and much more data


Many user changeable parameters to customize the software for your needs


Support of ASCOM focuser (auto-focus), rotator and telescope mount



Download DSS or STSCI image of your target in the size of your chip to get an idea of the target area


Easy to use

SbigControl is developed by a user (me) who has worked over the last12 years with Sbig cameras



Much more features, please test it!




System requirements



Windows 7 with .Net Framework 4.5 or Windows 8 (8.1), 32 or 64 Bit (.Net, look at Downloads)



Microsoft Visual C++ Redistributable 2013 (look at Downloads)



Sbig driver (look at



ASCOM 6.1 or higher (look at



min. 2GB memory



min. 1024 x 768 pixel screen better more


Free download of demo software with complete functionality (except saving images). Look at Downloads

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