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  The parameter file obspars allows the astronomer to specify details of how the images will be named, whether or not s/he wishes to set the filter and/or telescope focus for each exposure, details of how focus frames should be taken for direct imaging, and additional comments for the header. A sample obspars can be seen in Figure 5. An inspection of Figure 5 can be a little misleading---it is not necessary to change any of the first nine items in the parameter file, as the user will be prompted for these whenever appropriate. The values listed there at any time are simply the most recent entries, and is what ICE uses to offer as default values when you hit [CR], as you may remember from the previous example of using observe (refer back to Fig. 1). Parameters that you may wish to alter:


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