The TCP computer (Iris) can be restarted using the "restart" button in the "Systems" window, but only if the link is working. The "test link" button will tell you if the link is working. If the link isn't working, try reopening the link with the "open link" button in the "Systems" window. If Iris and the link are no longer responding, Iris can be restarted with a real button on the front of the Heurikon box in the computer room downstairs. Ask a TA! Restarting Iris takes about a minute, either way. After restarting Iris, you must open the "open/stow" window and click the mouse on the "open" button. Please let us know if you encounter circumstances requiring you to restart Iris.
If things don't seem to be working, check the message portions of the windows. Error messages from the telescope may also appear at the bottom of the VDU screen. We would also appreciate knowing, as best you can remember, what was going on when something went wrong.
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