Pinpoint Setup is fairly straightforward, to use Pinpoint as your plate solver you will need:

  • A fully licensed version of Pinpoint (not the LE version) 
  • One of the following catalogs:
    • GSC11
    • USNO A2.0
    • UCAC4


Select "Pinpoint" as the Plate Solving Interface on the Control Panel

Click the "Settings" button.  

When the "Pinpoint Options" dialog opens enter the location of your GSC catalog. 

Click "OK".  Pinpoint setup is complete.