The state of the telescope's sidereal tracking drive.

Namespace: ASCOM.DeviceInterface
Assembly: ASCOM.DeviceInterfaces (in ASCOM.DeviceInterfaces.dll) Version: 6.0.0.0 (6.1.1.2619)

Syntax

C#
bool Tracking { get; set; }
Visual Basic
Property Tracking As Boolean
	Get
	Set
Visual C++
property bool Tracking {
	bool get ();
	void set (bool value);
}

Remarks

Tracking Read must be implemented and must not throw a PropertyNotImplementedException.

Tracking Write can throw a PropertyNotImplementedException.

Changing the value of this property will turn the sidereal drive on and off. However, some telescopes may not support changing the value of this property and thus may not support turning tracking on and off. See the CanSetTracking property.

Exceptions

ExceptionCondition
PropertyNotImplementedExceptionIf Tracking Write is not implemented.

See Also