The Diagnostics Tool collects information about the ASCOM Platform to aid support.
This tool can be found in your Start Menu ASCOM Platform 6 folder and collects a variety of information about the system to help diagnose driver and client issues. The collected data is:
When the "Run Diagnostics" button is pressed, the information above is collected into a log file titled ASCOM.Diagnostics.hhmmssssss.txt that will be found in "My Documents\ASCOM\Logs yyyy-mm-dd". This file should be forwarded, together with other log files in the directory, to the person who is helping you.
A suite of functional tests are also run to confirm that the installation performs as expected.
No personal information or passwords are recorded in the diagnostics file with the exception of machine name, username and domain name. If you do not wish to reveal this information, please delete these three lines in the diagnostic log.