The Configure KStars Window
The Configure KStars window allows you to modify
a wide range of display options. You can access the window with the
configure toolbar icon, or by selecting
The window is depicted below:
The Configure KStars window is divided into nine pages:
Catalogs, Solar System, Satellites,
Supernovae, Guides, Colors,
INDI, Ekos and Advanced.
In the Catalogs page, you determine which object
catalogs are displayed in the map along with several properties.
In the Solar System page, you can specify whether
the Sun, Moon, planets, comets and asteroids are displayed.
The Satellites page allows you to set the satellites view options.
The Supernovae page allows you to manage how supernovae are displayed by KStars.
The Guides page lets you toggle whether non-objects
are displayed (i.e., constellation lines, constellation names, the
Milky Way contour).
The Colors page allows you to set the color scheme,
and to define new custom color schemes.
For detailed explanation of the options on the INDI
page see the Configure INDI section.
For detailed explanation of Ekos astrophotography suite,
see the official Ekos page.
The Advanced page provides fine-grained control
over the more subtle behaviors of KStars.