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Video Properties

The Video type exposes the following members.

Properties
  Name Description
Public property BitDepth
Reports the bit depth the camera can produce.
Public property CameraState
Returns the current camera operational state.
Public property CanConfigureDeviceProperties
Returns True if the driver supports custom device properties configuration via the ConfigureDeviceProperties method.
Public property Connected
Set True to connect to the device hardware. Set False to disconnect from the device hardware. You can also read the property to check whether it is connected. This reports the current hardware state.
(Inherited from AscomDriver.)
Public property Description
Returns a description of the device, such as manufacturer and modelnumber. Any ASCII characters may be used.
(Inherited from AscomDriver.)
Public property DriverInfo
Descriptive and version information about this ASCOM driver.
(Inherited from AscomDriver.)
Public property DriverVersion
A string containing only the major and minor version of the driver.
(Inherited from AscomDriver.)
Public property ExposureMax
The maximum supported exposure (integration time) in seconds.
Public property ExposureMin
The minimum supported exposure (integration time) in seconds.
Public property FrameRate
The frame rate at which the camera is running.
Public property Gain
Index into the Gains array for the selected camera gain.
Public property GainMax
Maximum value of Gain.
Public property GainMin
Minimum value of Gain.
Public property Gains
Gains supported by the camera.
Public property Gamma
Index into the Gammas array for the selected camera gamma.
Public property GammaMax
Maximum value of Gamma.
Public property GammaMin
Minimum value of Gamma.
Public property Gammas
Gammas supported by the camera.
Public property Height
Returns the height of the video frame in pixels.
Public property IntegrationRate
Index into the SupportedIntegrationRates array for the selected camera integration rate.
Public property InterfaceVersion
The interface version number that this device supports.
(Inherited from AscomDriver.)
Public property LastVideoFrame
Returns an IVideoFrame with its ImageArray property populated.
Public property Name
The short name of the driver, for display purposes
(Inherited from AscomDriver.)
Public property PixelSizeX
Returns the width of the CCD chip pixels in microns.
Public property PixelSizeY
Returns the height of the CCD chip pixels in microns.
Public property SensorName
Sensor name.
Public property SensorType
Type of colour information returned by the the camera sensor.
Public property SupportedActions
Returns the list of action names supported by this driver.
(Inherited from AscomDriver.)
Public property SupportedIntegrationRates
Returns the list of integration rates supported by the video camera.
Public property VideoCaptureDeviceName
The name of the video capture device when such a device is used.
Public property VideoCodec
Returns the video codec used to record the video file.
Public property VideoFileFormat
Returns the file format of the recorded video file, e.g. AVI, MPEG, ADV etc.
Public property VideoFramesBufferSize
The size of the video frame buffer.
Public property Width
Returns the width of the video frame in pixels.
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