Crestron TPS-6-W-S Specifications

Crestron TPS-6X
Isys® 5.7” Wireless Touchpanel
Operations Guide
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Isys® 5.7” Wireless Touchpanel
Crestron TPS-6X
Contents
Isys® 5.7” Wireless Touchpanel: TPS-6X
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Introduction ............................................................................................................................... 1
Features and Functions ................................................................................................ 2
Specifications .............................................................................................................. 5
Physical Description.................................................................................................... 8
Industry Compliance ................................................................................................. 11
Setup ........................................................................................................................................ 12
Network Wiring......................................................................................................... 12
Identity Code ............................................................................................................. 12
Battery Switch ........................................................................................................... 13
Configuring the Touchpanel...................................................................................... 13
Hardware Hookup ..................................................................................................... 33
Recommended Cleaning............................................................................................ 35
Programming Software ............................................................................................................ 36
Earliest Version Software Requirements for the PC ................................................. 36
Programming with Crestron SystemBuilder.............................................................. 36
Programming with SIMPL Windows ........................................................................ 36
Programming with VisionTools® Pro-e..................................................................... 42
Example Program ...................................................................................................... 46
Uploading and Upgrading........................................................................................................ 47
Establishing Communication..................................................................................... 47
Programs, Projects and Firmware.............................................................................. 48
Program Checks ........................................................................................................ 48
Problem Solving ...................................................................................................................... 49
Troubleshooting......................................................................................................... 49
Check Network Wiring.............................................................................................. 50
Reference Documents................................................................................................ 51
Further Inquiries ........................................................................................................ 51
Future Updates .......................................................................................................... 52
Appendix A: The RF Spectrum .............................................................................................. 53
Appendix B: Optimum RF Reception Guidelines .................................................................. 54
Minimize Interference ............................................................................................... 54
Gateway Placement ................................................................................................... 54
Antenna Orientation .................................................................................................. 54
Software License Agreement................................................................................................... 57
Return and Warranty Policies .................................................................................................. 59
Merchandise Returns / Repair Service ...................................................................... 59
CRESTRON Limited Warranty................................................................................. 59
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Isys® 5.7” Wireless Touchpanel
Crestron TPS-6X
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Isys 5.7” Wireless Touchpanel:
TPS-6X
Introduction
The TPS-6X and TPSI-6X are functionally identical. For simplicity within this
guide, TPS-6X is used except where noted.
The Crestron® Isys® TPS-6X Wireless Touchpanel delivers high end style and
performance in a very versatile, ergonomic design. Featuring a bright, beautiful, high
contrast color touchscreen, the TPS-6X offers an ideal user interface for controlling
home theater and multimedia presentations, as well as a host of other uses, providing
a wide open canvas for the creation of custom control screens tailored to each unique
application. Compact and portable, the TPS-6X does away with piles of remotes and
cryptic control panels, affording true one touch control over a broad range of
complex devices and systems.
The TPS-6X is available in six different models.
Models
DESCRIPTION
MODEL NUMBER
COLOR
Domestic Models
TPS-6X
High Gloss Black
International Models
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TPS-6X-B-T
Matte Black
TPS-6X-W-S
High Gloss White
TPSI-6X
High Gloss Black
TPSI-6X-B-T
Matte Black
TPSI-6X-W-S
High Gloss White
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Isys® 5.7” Wireless Touchpanel
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Features and Functions
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Lightweight contoured design for handheld and tabletop use
Elegant high gloss black or white or matte black finishes
Non-slip rubber grips on rear
Illuminated buttons for common functions
Engravable backlit text (black models only)
5.7” active matrix color touchscreen display
16-bit Isys® graphics with 640 x 480 resolution
Dynamic graphics and text capability
Synapse™ image rendering algorithm
Windows® SideShow™ enabled
Displays full motion video while docked
High power, high speed 2.4 GHz RF wireless technology
Up to 200 feet (61 meters) RF range indoors
1-way IR wireless capability also built in
Includes tabletop tilt docking station, interface module and NiMH
rechargeable battery pack
Wired Ethernet, Cresnet® and Crestron Home® CAT5 video
connectivity
No-button front bezel option included
Isys® Color Touchscreen
Its brilliant 5.7” active matrix display and powerful Isys engine combine to produce
stunning 16-bit color graphics with extreme versatility and lightning fast
performance. Dynamic graphics and text capability enable the display of all kinds of
useful data and alluring eye candy, from audio settings, TV channels and lighting
levels to changing icons, photos and logos, to digital media playlists complete with
album cover art.
Crestron’s exclusive Synapse™ image rendering algorithm enables system
programmers to produce amazing graphics faster and easier, featuring advanced
antialiasing for crisper, sharper objects and text, plus 3D effects for enhanced depth
and style. Additional capabilities like animations, multimode objects, PNG
translucence and full motion video enhance the palette for creating GUIs that are
both eye catching and easy to use.
NOTE: Full motion video requires a wired connection via a TPS(I)-6X-DS Docking
Station (included).
New support for Windows® SideShow™ gives the TPS-6X access to all kinds of PC
and Web-based content such as news feeds, sports scores, stock tickers, weather
alerts, media guides, email messages and appointment notifications all through a
simple network connection to a Windows Vista™ computer.
Tactile Pushbuttons
In addition to its touchscreen, the TPS-6X features illuminated tactile pushbuttons
(black models only) for quick access to volume adjustment, channel selection and
on-screen menu navigation functions. Eight additional pushbuttons, elegantly
trimmed by illuminated button dividers, flank the edges of the touchscreen to support
additional programmable functions.
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High quality backlit laser engraving (black models only) lends a crisp, legible
appearance to button text in both darkened and fully lit rooms. The pushbuttons
come pre-engraved with labeling suited to a typical home theater or multimedia
presentation application. If needed, customized engraving can be attained simply
using Crestron Engraver software. A no-button front bezel is also included with the
TPS-6X, which may be installed in place of the button bezel for a very clean
appearance with no front panel pushbuttons.
Two additional “trigger” style buttons are positioned on top of the TPS-6X for easy
control of the display brightness, Sleep mode and other programmable functions.
High Powered Wireless
The TPS-6X brings a new level of wireless versatility to the Isys family of
touchpanels. With both 2-way RF and 1-way IR wireless capabilities built in, the
TPS-6X offers a choice of wireless platforms to suit the environment.
Crestron’s high power 2.4 GHz RF technology allows long range performance up to
200 feet (61 meters) indoors using the CEN(I)-HPRFGW High Powered RF
Gateway (sold separately). A range of selectable RF channels and power levels helps
to maximize performance for both small and large facilities, from boardrooms,
classrooms and home theaters to auditoriums and convention centers. High speed
bidirectional communication supports true feedback with dynamic graphics and text,
affording the capabilities of a wired Isys touchpanel in a fully wireless portable
package.
NOTE: Indoor RF range is 100-200 feet (30-61 meters), subject to site-specific
conditions.
Built in IR capability affords a wireless alternative that is immune to extremely noisy
RF environments and suitable for sensitive applications where RF may not be
permitted. An operational range of up to 50 feet (15 meters) line-of-sight is possible
using a C2N-IRGW-1G or C2N-IRGW-F IR Gateway or CNXRMIRD IR Receiver
(all sold separately).
TableTop Tilt Docking Station
Placing the touchpanel onto the TPS(I)-6X-DS Docking Station (included) converts
it to a stylish tilt touchpanel, providing wired communications and video capability
while charging the touchpanel’s internal battery. Both wired Ethernet and Cresnet®
connectivity are available. When the touchpanel is placed on the docking station, it
will switch automatically from RF wireless to fully wired operation if either Ethernet
or Cresnet is connected. Without a wired Ethernet or Cresnet connection present, the
touchpanel will continue to operate wirelessly while it charges.
The docking station features a triple lock tiltable docking port, allowing the
touchpanel to be tilted at any angle up to 45 degrees for optimal viewing and
operation when docked. The angle can be freely adjusted during use or locked down
at a fixed angle. A finger operated latch can be engaged at any time to lock the
touchpanel securely to the docking station or left unlocked for easiest removal after
recharging. The touchpanel can even be semi-permanently attached to the docking
station for a sleek, full time tabletop touchpanel solution.
A single cable exits the rear of the docking station base, extending to a wall or
surface mounted TPS-6X-IMCW Interface Module (included). The cable can also be
repositioned to exit the bottom for a very clean, cordless appearance.
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Full Motion Video
When docked, the TPS-6X can display full motion video, providing the ability to
monitor a security camera or preview a DVD or television channel, right on the
touchscreen display. The video image is fully scalable for viewing in any sized
window or full screen. The choice of balanced or unbalanced composite inputs
allows compatibility with both conventional coaxial and Crestron Home® Balanced
AV distribution systems.
NOTE: Full motion video requires a wired connection via a TPS(I)-6X-DS Docking
Station (included).
Long Life NiMH Batteries
An internal NiMH (Nickel Metal Hydride) battery pack provides fast charging, long
lasting wireless operation, with adjustable power management built in to allow up to
24 hours typical usage per charge.
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Specifications
Specifications for the TPS-6X are listed in the following table.
TPS-6X Specifications
SPECIFICATION
DETAILS
Touchscreen Display
Display Type
TFT Active matrix color LCD
Size
5.7 inch (14.48 cm) diagonal
Aspect Ratio
4:3 QVGA
Resolution
640 x 480 pixels
Brightness
350 nits
Contrast
400:1
Color Depth
18-bit, 256 k colors
Illumination
Backlit fluorescent
Viewing Angle
±80º horizontal, +80º/-70º vertical
Touchscreen
Resistive membrane
Processor
CPU
32-bit Freescale ColdFire® Microprocessor
Memory
SDRAM
32 MB
Flash
32 MB
Maximum Project Size
28 MB
Graphic Engine
Isys engine; 16-bit non-palette graphics;
65,536 colors; Synapse™ image rendering
algorithm; multi-mode objects; dynamic
graphics; Windows® SideShow™ enabled,
PNG translucence, full motion (60 fps)
animation; color key video windowing
RF Wireless
RF Transceiver
2-way RF, 2.4 GHz ISM Channels 11-26
(2400 to 2483.6 MHz), IEEE 802.15.4
compliant
Transmitting Power
75 mW (Ch. 11), 100 mW (Ch. 12-23),
15 mW (Ch. 24), 3.5 mW (Ch. 25),
1 mW (Ch. 26) @ High setting;
1 mW (Ch. 11-25), 0.5 mW (Ch. 26)
@ Low setting
Range
100-200 feet (30-61 meters) maximum
indoor, 1000 feet (305 meters) outdoor,
subject to site-specific conditions
Gateway
Requires a CEN(I)-HPRFGW RF Gateway
(sold separately)
IR Wireless1
IR Transmitter
38 kHz, RC5 format
Range
50 feet (15 meters) typical
Gateway
Requires a C2N-IRGW-1G or C2N-IRGW-F
IR Gateway or CNXRMIRD IR Receiver
(all sold separately)
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TPS-6X Specifications (Continued)
SPECIFICATION
Ethernet
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DETAILS
10BASE-T/100BASE-TX, auto-switching,
auto-negotiating, auto-discovery, full/half
duplex, TCP/IP, UDP/IP, CIP, DHCP, IEEE
802.3U compliant
Video2
Signal Types
Composite
Formats
NTSC 480i or PAL 576i
Color Depth
18-bit, 262,144 colors
Windowing
Single window, deinterlaced and scalable up
to full screen
Audio
Internal transducer for key click sound
Battery
Internal Battery
NiMH, 4.8 Volt, 2000 mAh,
model TPS-6X-BTP (included)
Usage Per Charge
~2 hours continuous, 2 days under normal
use with factory settings
Charging Time3
~2.5 hours (~2.5 to 3 hours when in use)
Power Requirements4
12 VDC Power Consumption
1.5 Amps @ 12 Volts DC via TPS-6X-IMCW
module (included);
PW(I)-1215 power supply (included)
Cresnet Power Usage
15 Watts (0.63 Amps @ 24 Volts DC) via
TPS-6X-IMCW module (included); refer to
TPS-6X-IMCW specification for additional
power requirements
Default Net ID
03
Minimum 2-Series Control
System Update File5, 6, 7
Version 3.155.1240 or later
Environmental
Temperature
32º to 112ºF (0º to 45ºC)
50º to 104ºF (10º to 40ºC) while charging
Humidity
10% to 90% RH (non-condensing)
Heat Dissipation
51 BTU/Hr
Enclosure
Construction
Injection molded plastic, non-slip grips/feet,
integral docking station port
Front Bezels
Button and no button bezels included; button
bezel includes white translucent illuminated
Up/Down and Thumbpad buttons and eight
hard key buttons with illuminated dividers
and default backlit8 text engraving, optional
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custom backlit text engraving for black
models sold separately
Dimensions
Height
5.10 in (12.96 cm)
Width
8.08 in (20.51 cm)
Depth
1.57 in (3.98 cm)
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TPS-6X Specifications (Continued)
SPECIFICATION
Weight
DETAILS
1.59 lbs (720 g)
Available Models (Domestic)
TPS-6X
Isys 5.7” Wireless Touchpanel, High Gloss
Black
TPS-6X-B-T
Isys 5.7” Wireless Touchpanel, Matte Black
TPs-6X-W-S
Isys 5.7” Wireless Touchpanel, High Gloss
White
Available Models (International)
TPSI-6X
Isys 5.7” Wireless Touchpanel, High Gloss
Black
TPSI-6X-B-T
Isys 5.7” Wireless Touchpanel, Matte Black
TPSI-6X-W-S
Isys 5.7” Wireless Touchpanel, High Gloss
White
Included Accessories
PW(I)-1215
12 Volt Power Pack
TPS-6X-BTP
Internal Battery Pack
TPS(I)-6X-DS
Desktop Docking Station (specify color)
TPS-6X-FP
Button Bezel with Default Engraving
(specify color)
TPS-6X-FP-NB
No Button Bezel (specify color)
TPS-6X-IMCW
Interface Module
Available Accessories
C2N-IRGW-1G
Wall Mount IR Gateway
C2N-IRGW-F
Flush Mount IR Gateway
CEN(I)-HPRFGW
High Powered RF Gateway
CNXRMIRD
IR Receiver
SMK-6X
Swivel Mount Kit
TPS(I)-6X-DS-C
Desktop Docking Station, Charging only
(specify color)
TPS-6X-FP
Button Bezel w/Custom Engraving
(specify color)
1. When IR is enabled, the RF transceiver is disabled and wired communication is restricted to console
functions only (i.e. programming and configuration).
2. Requires a wired connection via TPS(I)-6X-DS Docking Station (included).
3. When the battery switch on the rear of the unit has been in the OFF position, as when the unit is
shipped or stored, the TPS-6X should be placed on its docking station/charger for a minimum of four
hours before using. Refer to “Battery Switch” on page 13 for details.
4. May be powered by 12 Volts DC or Cresnet network power but not both.
5. The latest software versions can be obtained from the Crestron® website. Refer to the NOTE
following these footnotes.
6. Crestron 2-Series control systems include the AV2 and PRO2. Consult the latest Crestron Product
Catalog for a complete list of 2-Series control systems.
7. When loading VisionTools® Pro-e (VT Pro-e) files or firmware through the RS-232 port of the control
system, be sure that the baud rate is at 38400 (Cresnet speed) or lower. Otherwise, Crestron
Toolbox™ may post the “Transfer Failed” message.
8. Text engraving on the TPS-6X-W-S white model is not backlit.
NOTE: Crestron® software and any files on the website are for authorized Crestron
dealers and Crestron Authorized Independent Programmers (CAIP) only. New users
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may be required to register to obtain access to certain areas of the site (including the
FTP site).
Physical Description
This section provides information on the connections, controls and indicators
available on your TPS-6X.
TPS-6X Physical View (Front)
TPS-6X Physical View (Rear)
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Crestron TPS-6X
TPS-6X Overall Dimensions (Front and Side Views)
8.08 in
(20.51 cm)
5.60 in
(14.23 cm)
1.57 in
(3.98 cm)
4.51 in
(11.46 cm)
1.07 in
(2.72 cm)
3.38 in
(8.58 cm)
5.10 in
(12.96 cm)
TPS-6X Overall Dimensions (Rear View)
7.02 in
(17.81 cm)
4.37 in
(11.09 cm)
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TPS-6X (Top View)
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Connectors, Controls & Indicators
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CONNECTORS,
CONTROLS &
INDICATORS
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DOCKING STATION
CONNECTOR
(1) Multi-pin connector;
Mates with the docking port on the
TPS(I)-6X-DS Docking Station.
2
BATTERY SWITCH
(1) Rear panel recessed DIP switch, shuts off
battery for long term storage.
3
SLEEP
(1) Programmable top-mounted pushbutton
(left “trigger” key), initiates Sleep mode when
docked; turns power on/off when undocked;
also resets touchpanel if held for five
seconds, starting up at first page of the
installed project.
4
BRIGHTNESS
(1) Programmable top-mounted pushbutton
(right “trigger” key), normally sets display
brightness level. Toggles between high,
medium, low and standby. Toggling can be
enabled/disabled from setup menu (refer to
“BACKLIGHT” which starts on page 30 for
details).
5
BATTERY LED
(1) Green LED, indicates battery condition
and charging status when docked.
Flashing indicates battery is charging;
Steady on indicates battery is fully charged.
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HARD KEYS
7
UP/DOWN
(2) Optional programmable “up/down”
pushbuttons, backlit, engravable backlit* text
on bezel (sold separately); default engraving
included.
8
THUMBPAD
(5) Optional programmable pushbuttons for
4-way directional navigation and “enter”,
backlit.
DESCRIPTION
(8) Optional programmable pushbuttons;
engravable backlit* text (sold separately);
default engraving included.
Text engraving on the TPS-6X-W-S white model is not backlit.
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Industry Compliance
As of the date of manufacture, the TPS-6X has been tested and found to comply with
specifications for CE marking and standards per EMC and Radiocommunications
Compliance Labelling.
Contains FCC ID: EROCWD1015
NOTE: This device complies with part 15 of the FCC rules. Operation is subject to
the following two conditions: (1) this device may not cause harmful interference and
(2) this device must accept any interference received, including interference that may
cause undesired operation.
This equipment has been tested and found to comply with the limits for a Class B
digital device, pursuant to part 15 of the FCC Rules. These limits are designed to
provide reasonable protection against harmful interference in a residential
installation. This equipment generates, uses and can radiate radio frequency energy
and if not installed and used in accordance with the instructions, may cause harmful
interference to radio communications. However, there is no guarantee that
interference will not occur in a particular installation. If this equipment does cause
harmful interference to radio or television reception, which can be determined by
turning the equipment off and on, the user is encouraged to try to correct the
interference by one or more of the following measures:
Reorient or relocate the receiving antenna.
Increase the separation between the equipment and receiver.
Connect the equipment into an outlet on a circuit different from that to
which the receiver is connected.
Consult the dealer or an experienced radio/TV technician for help.
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Setup
Network Wiring
When wiring the Cresnet or Ethernet network, consider the following:
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Use Crestron Certified Wire.
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Use Crestron power supplies for Crestron equipment.
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Provide sufficient power to the system.
CAUTION: Insufficient power can lead to unpredictable results or damage
to the equipment. Please use the Crestron Power Calculator to help calculate
how much power is needed for the system (www.crestron.com/calculators).
Cresnet
For larger networks, use a Cresnet Hub/Repeater (CNXHUB) to maintain signal
quality.
For more details, refer to “Check Network Wiring” which starts on page 50.
Ethernet
The TPS-6X can also use high-speed Ethernet for communications between the
device and a control system, computer, digital media server and other IP-based
devices.
For information on connecting Ethernet devices in a Crestron system, refer to the
latest version of the Crestron e-Control Reference Guide (Doc. 6052), which is
available for download from the Crestron website (www.crestron.com/manuals).
Identity Code
Net ID
The Net ID of the TPS-6X has been factory set to 03. The Net IDs of multiple
TPS-6X devices in the same system must be unique. The Net ID is set using the
internal setup menu (refer to “CRESNET” on page 29). Net ID may also be set from
a personal computer (PC) via Crestron Toolbox™ (refer to “Establishing
Communication” which starts on page 47).
When setting the Net ID, consider the following:
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The Net ID of each unit must match an ID code specified in the SIMPL™
Windows® program.
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Each network device must have a unique Net ID.
For more details, refer to the Crestron Toolbox help file.
IP ID
The IP ID is set within the TPS-6X’s table using the internal setup menu (refer to
“COMM” which starts on page 19). The IP ID may also be set from a personal
computer (PC) using Crestron Toolbox. For information on setting an IP table, refer
to the Crestron Toolbox help file. The IP IDs of multiple TPS-6X devices in the
same system must be unique.
When setting the IP ID, consider the following:
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The IP ID of each unit must match an IP ID specified in the SIMPL
Windows program.
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Each device using IP to communicate with a control system must have a
unique IP ID.
RF ID
Every TPS-6X touchpanel communicating via RF with a Cresnet control system
through a CEN(I)-HPRFGW gateway requires a unique RF ID. The RF ID is a twodigit hexadecimal number that can range from 03 to 12. The RF ID of the unit, set
using the internal setup menu (refer to “WIRELESS” which starts on page 27) or in
Crestron Toolbox, must match the RF ID specified in the SIMPL Windows program.
IR ID
Every TPS-6X touchpanel communicating via IR with a Cresnet control system
through a CNXRMIRD receiver, a C2N-IRGW gateway or directly with an MC2W
control system, requires a unique IR ID to secure IR communications. There are two
useable codes (two-digit hexadecimal numbers): 00 and 10; the default is 00. The IR
ID of the unit, set using the internal setup menu (refer to “WIRELESS” which starts
on page 27), must match the IR ID specified in the SIMPL Windows program.
Battery Switch
The TPS-6X ships with the battery switch (on the rear) in the OFF (downward)
position. The OFF position is used for shipping and long term storage only.
Use the included T-pin to turn the switch ON (slide it upward) and place the TPS-6X
on the included docking station/charger for a minimum of four hours before using.
NOTE: When the TPS-6X is on the docking station/charger, the front panel battery
LED will flash to indicate the battery is charging. When fully charged, it will remain
on, without flashing.
To charge the internal battery, the TPS-6X must be placed on the TPS(I)-6X-DS
Docking Station, which must be connected to a powered TPS-6X-IMCW Interface
Module (both included).
Configuring the Touchpanel
NOTE: The only connection required to configure the touchpanel is power. Refer to
“Hardware Hookup” which starts on page 33 for details.
To configure the TPS-6X it may be necessary to access a series of setup menus prior
to viewing run-time screens that are loaded into the touchpanel for normal operation.
The MAIN MENU is the starting point for configuring the touchpanel.
NOTE: If no project has been loaded or if an invalid project has been loaded, the
touchpanel displays an error message and asks the user to touch the screen to enter
setup, which defaults to the MAIN MENU.
NOTE: Trigger key functionality is not available in the setup menus.
If a project is running, the MAIN MENU can be accessed using one of two methods:
via the trigger keys on the top of the touchpanel or via Crestron Toolbox.
Via the Trigger Keys
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1.
Press and hold the right trigger key on the top of the touchpanel and at the
same time, touch the upper right corner of the screen.
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2.
Continue holding the right trigger key and touching the upper right corner
of the screen. At the same time, press and hold the left trigger key on the
top of the touchpanel. After four seconds, the panel will reset.
3.
Once the screen turns black, release the left trigger key and the panel will
enter the MAIN MENU, as shown in the illustration below.
4.
Release the right trigger key and the touch screen.
1.
Establish communication with the touchpanel (refer to “Establishing
Communication” which starts on page 47 for details).
2.
Right-click on the device and select Functions | Setup Mode….
3.
Select Enter Setup Mode. The MAIN MENU will be displayed, as shown
in the illustration below.
NOTE: Select Exit Setup Mode to exit the setup menu.
The MAIN MENU displays four large buttons: Touch Screen Calibration, Exit
and Run Program, Setup and Diagnostics, as shown in the following illustration.
MAIN MENU
The Exit and Run Program button verifies that all of the setup information has
been saved to the EEPROM and displays the main page that has been programmed
into your system. The remaining buttons on the MAIN MENU open other menus and
displays which are discussed in subsequent paragraphs.
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CALIBRATION MENU
Touch the Touch Screen Calibration button to enter the CALIBRATION MENU.
CALIBRATION MENU
Touch Perform Calibration. The message “Touch Upper Left +” appears centered
on the panel with a crosshair in the upper left corner. Touch the center of the
crosshair in the corner of the screen to initiate calibration. Another message, “Touch
Upper Right +”, appears with a crosshair in the correct corner. Touch the center of
the crosshair in the corner of the screen. A final message, “Touch Lower Right +”,
appears with the crosshair in the correct corner. Touch the center of the crosshair in
the corner of the screen to conclude calibration and return to the MAIN MENU.
NOTE: When touching the screen during calibration, be as accurate as possible.
Use the tip of a capped pen or the eraser end of a pencil. To cancel calibration and
return to the MAIN MENU without saving calibration data, create a calibration error
by touching the screen in the same spot two times. If calibration has not been started,
you can return to the MAIN MENU by touching RETURN.
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SETUP
To enter the SETUP MODE menu, touch Setup on the MAIN MENU.
SETUP MODE Menu
The SETUP MODE menu offers a series of buttons which open additional menus
and displays that are detailed in subsequent paragraphs. After setup parameters have
been selected, touch RETURN to go to the previous menu. When all setup
parameters have been selected, touch RETURN repeatedly to go back to the MAIN
MENU.
NOTE: All touchpanel settings are automatically saved in non-volatile memory.
The SETUP MODE menu also provides data for COMMUNICATION STATUS,
BATTERY, DOCKING STATION STATUS and FIRMWARE.
The Crestron Swirl logo
in the COMMUNICATION STATUS section
illuminates to indicate the status of your connection to the control system(s). For
details, refer to “COMM” which starts on page 19.
The COMMUNICATION STATUS section also displays wireless signal strength, RF
ID, gateway connection and ID, Ethernet connection, IP and MAC addresses,
Cresnet connection status and ID and infrared ID.
The BATTERY section displays battery charge level and has indicators to show when
the battery is charging and when AC power is connected.
NOTE: When battery power is low, the TPS-6X will show a warning message. The
key backlight will be turned off and the display backlight will dim to minimum until
the battery is recharged or the unit is docked. If battery power drops to 4%, saving of
panel settings is not guaranteed.
NOTE: The battery charge level percentage indicator gets more accurate after a few
charge/discharge cycles. Periodic full discharge (i.e. once a month) is recommended
to maintain accuracy of the percentage measurement.
The DOCKING STATION STATUS section has an indicator to show docked status.
The RELEASE button is reserved for future applications.
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NOTE: The TPS-6X determines that it is “docked” by the presence of power. The
indicator will only show it as DOCKED (and video will only be available) when it is
connected to a TPS-6X-IMCW Interface Module (included) that is receiving power.
The FIRMWARE section displays the firmware version, date and time of the
firmware build and the touchpanel serial number.
AUDIO
From the SETUP MODE menu, touch AUDIO to enter the AUDIO SETUP menu.
AUDIO SETUP Menu
The AUDIO SETUP menu offers a pair of buttons that allow muting of the key click
sound for either the Soft Keys (on screen buttons) or the Hard Keys (buttons on the
front of the touchpanel).
Refer to the following table for additional AUDIO SETUP menu details.
Audio Setup Details
AUDIO SETUP
SCREEN
CONTROL
DESCRIPTION
Soft Keys Mute
Toggles the key click sound for on screen soft key presses.
Hard Keys Mute
Toggles the key click sound for touchpanel hard key presses.
After audio parameters have been set, touch RETURN to go back to the SETUP
MODE menu or MAIN MENU.
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VIDEO
From the SETUP MODE menu, touch VIDEO to enter the VIDEO SETUP menu.
VIDEO SETUP Menu
The VIDEO SETUP menu offers a series of buttons that adjust video Brightness,
Contrast, Saturation, Hue and Translucency. The Restore Default Color Settings
button will return all of these controls to their factory defaults.
Refer to the following table for additional VIDEO SETUP menu details.
Video Setup Details
VIDEO SETUP
SCREEN
CONTROL
DESCRIPTION
Restore Default
Color Settings
Returns video settings to their factory defaults.
Brightness
Adjusts video image brightness with the – and + buttons.
Contrast
Adjusts video image contrast with the – and + buttons.
Saturation
Adjusts video image saturation with the – and + buttons.
Hue
Adjusts video image hue with the – and + buttons.
Translucency
Adjusts video image translucency with the – and + buttons.
The Preview Translucency area of the video screen within the VIDEO SETUP menu
will show the effects of different settings of the Translucency controls.
NOTE: Preview Translucency requires an actual video signal input to the
touchpanel in order to show the effects of the Translucency controls.
NOTE: The TPS-6X will display video only when it is docked and when the
TPS-6X-IMCW Interface Module (included) is receiving power.
Touching the video screen within the VIDEO SETUP menu provides a full screen
view, as shown in the following illustration.
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Full Screen View
The Hide Controls button removes the Restore Default Color Settings button and
the Brightness, Contrast, Saturation, Hue and Translucency controls from the screen.
Touch Return to go back to the VIDEO SETUP menu. After video parameters have
been set, touch RETURN to go back to the SETUP MODE menu or MAIN MENU.
COMM
From the SETUP MODE menu, touch COMM to enter the COMMUNICATIONS
menu.
COMMUNICATIONS Menu
The COMMUNICATIONS menu offers a series of buttons which open additional
menus and displays that are detailed in subsequent paragraphs. After communication
parameters have been selected, touch RETURN to go to the previous menu. When
all communication parameters have been selected, touch RETURN repeatedly to go
back to the SETUP MODE menu or MAIN MENU.
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The TPS-6X has three independent means of connecting to a control system:
Ethernet, Cresnet and Radio (RF). The Crestron Swirl logo
in the
CONNECTION STATUS section illuminates to indicate the status of your connection
to the control system(s):
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Green
Connected (via Ethernet, Cresnet or RF)
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Blue
Connected to some but not all of the control systems listed in IP
table (Ethernet only)
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Yellow Network trouble (no CIP communication with a control system, no
Cresnet packets addressed to panel or CEN(I)-HPRFGW is not
communicating with a control system)
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Red
Not connected to any control system (via Ethernet, Cresnet or RF)
The COMMUNICATIONS menu also provides data for wireless signal strength, RF
ID, gateway connection and ID, Ethernet connection, IP and MAC addresses,
Cresnet connection status and ID and infrared ID.
The IP TABLE section at the bottom of the COMMUNICATIONS menu will show
all current IP table entries and provides UP and DN buttons which allow you to
scroll through the list.
To create a new IP table entry or to edit an existing one, touch the rectangle within
the IP TABLE section of the menu to enter the IP TABLE EDITOR.
IP TABLE EDITOR (IP ADDRESS)
The IP TABLE EDITOR offers the option of entering the information as an IP
address (as shown in the illustration above) or as a hostname (as shown in the
following illustration). Simply touch IP ADDRESS or HOSTNAME to switch
between the two methods.
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IP TABLE EDITOR (HOSTNAME)
To add an IP address (or hostname), use the DN and UP buttons to select the CIP ID.
Then use the numeric keypad on the screen for IP address entry or touch
HOSTNAME to switch to the alphanumeric keypad. When both the CIP ID and IP
address (or hostname) have been entered, touch ADD IP to add the entry to the list.
To remove an IP address (or hostname), select the appropriate CIP ID and type in the
IP address (or hostname), then touch REMOVE IP.
To clear the entry area just above the keypad on the screen, touch Clear IP/Host.
The IP TABLE EDITOR also has DN and UP buttons for the optional DEV ID and
PORT settings. Touch the Default Port button to reset the PORT to its factory
default setting.
To verify the latest status of connections listed in the IP table, touch Update IP
Table.
Buttons for ETHERNET, WIRELESS and CRESNET at the top of the
COMMUNICATIONS menu open new menus for adjustment of the respective
communication parameters.
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ETHERNET
Touch ETHERNET to enter the ETHERNET SETUP menu.
ETHERNET SETUP Menu
The ETHERNET SETUP menu offers a series of buttons which open additional
menus and displays that are detailed in subsequent paragraphs. After Ethernet
parameters have been selected, touch RETURN to go to the previous menu. When
all parameters have been selected, touch RETURN repeatedly to go back to the
SETUP MODE menu or the MAIN MENU.
The ETHERNET SETUP menu also provides information on Ethernet link status,
MAC and IP addresses, - and + controls to set the CTP Port, a Set Default Port
button to return the CTP Port setting to its factory default and buttons to Enable or
Disable Ethernet, CIP and Autodiscovery.
By default, DHCP is enabled. To use a static IP address, touch the Disable button
under DHCP. The DHCP Functions section of the menu, with the Renew IP and
Release IP buttons, will change to a Static IP Settings section, with IP Address and
DNS Servers buttons. A new Reboot required for settings to take effect. Reboot
Now button will appear, as shown in the following illustration.
ETHERNET SETUP Menu (DHCP Disable)
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Touch IP Address to enter the STATIC IP SETTINGS menu, as shown in the
following illustration.
ETHERNET SETUP (STATIC IP SETTINGS Menu)
From the STATIC IP SETTINGS menu, touch the Edit buttons to enter the menus
that allow you to set the IP Address, Subnet Mask and Default Router, as shown in
the following illustrations. + and – buttons on each menu are provided for setting the
numbers. In each case, touch RETURN to go back to the previous menu.
ETHERNET SETUP (EDIT IP ADDRESS Menu)
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ETHERNET SETUP (EDIT SUBNET MASK Menu)
ETHERNET SETUP (EDIT DEFAULT ROUTER Menu)
From the main ETHERNET SETUP menu, in the Static IP Settings section, touch
DNS Servers to enter the STATIC DNS SETTINGS menu, as shown in the
following illustration.
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ETHERNET SETUP (STATIC DNS SETTINGS Menu)
From the STATIC DNS SETTINGS menu, touch the Edit buttons to enter the menus
that allow you to set the Primary DNS, Secondary DNS, Primary WINS and
Secondary WINS, as shown in the following illustrations. + and – buttons on each
menu are provided for setting the numbers. In each case, touch RETURN to go back
to the previous menu.
ETHERNET SETUP (EDIT PRIMARY DNS Menu)
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ETHERNET SETUP (EDIT SECONDARY DNS Menu)
ETHERNET SETUP (EDIT PRIMARYARY WINS Menu)
ETHERNET SETUP (EDIT SECONDARY WINS Menu)
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When all settings have been entered, touch RETURN to go back to the main
ETHERNET SETUP menu and touch Reboot required for setting to take effect.
Reboot Now.
WIRELESS
Touch WIRELESS to enter the WIRELESS SETUP menu.
WIRELESS SETUP Menu
The WIRELESS SETUP menu displays RF connection status, signal strength,
gateway name and UID, RF channel and RF power settings. – and + controls are
provided to set the RF ID and IR ID.
The ACQUIRE START button is used in conjunction with the ACQUIRE button
on the CEN(I)-HPRFGW gateway (sold separately) to place the TPS-6X in Acquire
mode. Refer to the “Operation” section of the CEN(I)-HPRFGW High Powered
Gateway Operations Guide (Doc. 6587) for details.
When the acquire process is complete, the menu will display an Acquire Complete
message, as shown in the following illustration.
WIRELESS SETUP Menu (Acquire Complete)
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To check the quality of your link status, from the MAIN MENU, touch Diagnostics
to open the DIAGNOSTICS menu (refer to “DIAGNOSTICS” on page 33). On the
DIAGNOSTICS menu, touch WIRELESS, then touch Link Quality.
The screen will display the Received Signal Strength at Panel and Received Signal
Strength at Gateway meters, as shown in the following illustration.
DIAGNOSTICS Menu Showing Wireless Link Quality
Other buttons on the DIAGNOSTICS menu should only be used under the
supervision of a Crestron customer service representative during telephone support.
For more information regarding wireless setup, refer to “Appendix A: The RF
Spectrum” on page 53 and “Appendix B: Optimum RF Reception Guidelines”
which starts on page 54.
Touch MANUAL CONFIG to enter the manual configuration menu where you can
change the RF Power and set the RF Channel, as shown in the following illustration.
When using manual configuration, these should be selected to match the gateway
prior to starting the acquire process.
WIRELESS SETUP (MANUAL CONFIG Menu)
Touch RETURN to go back to the main WIRELESS SETUP menu.
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CRESNET
Touch CRESNET to enter the CRESNET SETUP menu.
CRESNET SETUP Menu
The CRENSET SETUP menu has – and + controls to set the Cresnet ID and a
Connection Status indicator to show when the Cresnet connection is active.
Touch RETURN to go back to the main COMMUNICATIONS menu. After
communications parameters have been set, touch RETURN to go back to the
SETUP MODE menu or MAIN MENU.
TOUCH PANEL
From the SETUP MODE menu, touch the TOUCH PANEL button to enter the
TOUCHPANEL menu.
TOUCHPANEL Menu
The TOUCHPANEL menu offers access to BACKLIGHT SETUP and GRAPHICS
SETUP menus as well as a series of – and + controls to set the Power Timeout (when
the touchpanel is undocked), Button Backlight Timeout and Standby Timeout.
Buttons are also provided to enable/disable Power up on last page, which will cause
the touchpanel to boot up to the last page it was on before shut down, System
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Messages, which will display gateway or control system disconnect warnings and
Display on from Hardkey, which causes the display to turn on along with the
touchpanel at the press of any key on the front of the touchpanel.
NOTE: Disabling System Messages will not prevent a warning message in the event
of a low battery condition.
BACKLIGHT
From the TOUCHPANEL menu, touch BACKLIGHT to enter the BACKLIGHT
SETUP menu, shown in the following illustration.
BACKLIGHT SETUP Menu
The BACKLIGHT SETUP menu offers access to the DISPLAY BRIGHTNESS and
KEY BACKLIGHT BRIGHTNESS menus as well as – and + controls to set the
Brightness fading Rate (i.e. how fast the screen brightness changes when the HIGH,
MEDIUM or LOW buttons are touched or the right trigger key is used to control
screen brightness). There are also ON/OFF controls for Gradual Backlight Dimming
upon Timeout, Trigger Key Control for Screen Brightness and Key Backlight State.
Gradual Backlight Dimming upon Timeout sets the screen to fade to black when ON
or to simply shut off when OFF. When set to ON, the fade rate is five seconds.
Trigger Key Control for Screen Brightness enables brightness toggling with the right
trigger key (on top of the touchpanel). When ON, the right trigger key will toggle
display brightness between high, medium, low and standby.
NOTE: The right trigger key can toggle screen brightness when the TPS-6X is
displaying a project. It will not toggle screen brightness in the setup menus.
Key Backlight State turns the backlighting for the front panel keys ON or OFF.
Touch Display Brightness to enter the DISPLAY BRIGHTNESS menu, shown in
the illustration on the following page.
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DISPLAY BRIGHTNESS Menu
The DISPLAY BRIGHTNESS menu provides – and + controls to adjust Current
Display Brightness, High Backlight Level, Medium Backlight Level and Low
Backlight Level. These last three are the brightness levels the display will be set to as
the right trigger key (on top of the touchpanel) is used to toggle between high,
medium, and low screen brightness, provided Trigger Key Control for Screen
Brightness is set to ON in the BACKLIGHT SETUP menu.
The Press To Trigger Level Now buttons allow for immediate setting of screen
brightness level to HIGH, MEDIUM or LOW.
Touch RETURN to go back to the BACKLIGHT SETUP menu.
From the BACKLIGHT SETUP menu, touch Key Brightness to enter the KEY
BACKLIGHT BRIGHTNESS menu, shown in the following illustration.
KEY BACKLIGHT BRIGHTNESS Menu
The KEY BACKLIGHT BRIGHTNESS menu provides – and + controls to adjust
Current Key Brightness, High Backlight Level, Medium Backlight Level and Low
Backlight Level.
The Press To Trigger Level Now buttons allow for immediate setting of key
brightness level to HIGH, MEDIUM or LOW.
Touch RETURN to go back to the BACKLIGHT SETUP menu.
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Touch RETURN again to go back to the TOUCHPANEL menu or touch
GRAPHICS to enter the GRAPHICS SETUP menu, shown in the following
illustration.
GRAPHICS
GRAPHICS SETUP Menu
The GRAPHICS SETUP menu provides controls to set the Dynamic Graphics
Loading Icon Position as well as a button to disable the loading icon(s), depending
on user preference.
There are also Page Flips use Backbuffer Enable and Disable buttons. When
enabled, new pages are drawn in the backbuffer and displayed when fully drawn.
When disabled, new pages will be drawn on the screen from top to bottom.
Press RETURN to go back to the TOUCHPANEL menu. After touchpanel
parameters have been set, touch RETURN to go back to the SETUP MODE menu or
the MAIN MENU.
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DIAGNOSTICS
The Diagnostics button on the MAIN MENU should only be used under the
supervision of a Crestron customer service representative during telephone support.
Many options available on the DIAGNOSTICS menu, shown in the following
illustration, are numeric in nature and their interpretation is beyond the scope of this
manual.
DIAGNOSTICS Menu
Hardware Hookup
The TPS-6X comes in a soft felt bag to protect it during shipping.
The TPS-6X does not require any connections for wireless operation but does need
to be acquired by a CEN(I)-HPRFGW gateway (sold separately). Refer to
“WIRELESS” which starts on page 27 and to the “Operation” section of the latest
version of the CEN(I)-HPRFGW High Powered Gateway Operations Guide
(Doc. 6587) for details.
For Cresnet or Ethernet connection or to upgrade touchpanel firmware, the TPS-6X
must be placed on the TPS(I)-6X-DS Docking Station, which must be connected to
the TPS-6X IMCW Interface Module (both included), which in turn must be
connected to a control system via Cresnet or Ethernet. For details, refer to the latest
version of the TPS-6X-DS Operations & Installation Guide (Doc. 6576) and the
TPS-6X-IMCW Installation Guide (Doc. 6533).
Make the necessary connections as called out in the illustrations on the following
pages. Refer to “Network Wiring” on page 12 before attaching the 4-position
terminal block connector. Apply power after all connections have been made.
When making connections to the TPS-6X-IMCW, use Crestron power supplies for
Crestron equipment.
To mount the TPS-6X, the touchpanel must first be positioned onto the docking
station at a slight angle to latch the top portion of the docking station onto the
touchpanel. Magnets on the TPS(I)-6X-DS attach to metal plates installed on the
TPS-6X to secure the touchpanel in place (refer to the following illustration).
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Touchpanel Mounting
LATCH THIS PART OF
THE DOCKING STATION
ONTO THE BACK OF THE
TOUCHPANEL FIRST
MAGNETS
Hardware Connections for the TPS-6X-IMCW (Front)
TO PANEL:
CONNECT TO
TPS(I)-6X-DS
VIA 10-PIN RJ-50
CABLE
(CABLE PROVIDED
WITH TPS(I)-6X-DS)
POWER:
FROM POWER PACK
(12 VDC, 1.5A)
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Hardware Connections for the TPS-6X-IMCW (Rear)
POWER:
FROM POWER PACK
(12 VDC, 1.5A)
VIDEO IN:
BALANCE OR
UNBALANCED
SOURCE
LAN:
10/100BASE-T
TO LAN
NET:
TO CONTROL
SYSTEM OR ANY
OTHER CRESNET
DEVICE
NOTE: Ensure the TPS-6X-IMCW is properly grounded.
NOTE: The TPS-6X-IMCW can be powered via the 12 VDC jack on either the
front or the back of the unit if the NET port is not being used to power the module.
Recommended Cleaning
Touchscreen
Keep the surface of the touchscreen free of dirt, dust or other materials that could
degrade optical properties. Long-term contact with abrasive materials can scratch the
surface, which may detrimentally affect image quality.
For best cleaning results, use a clean, damp, non-abrasive cloth with any
commercially available non-ammonia glass cleaner. Bezels may not provide a
complete watertight seal. Therefore, apply cleaning solution to the cloth rather than
the surface of the touchscreen. Wipe touchscreen clean and avoid getting moisture
beneath the bezels.
CAUTION: Do not apply excessive pressure to the touchscreen display during
handling. Doing so can crack the screen and damage the touchpanel.
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The soft felt bag the TPS-6X came shipped in can be used to clean the bezel and the
rest of the touchpanel enclosure.
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Programming Software
Have a question or comment about Crestron software?
Answers to frequently asked questions (FAQs) can be viewed in the Online Help
section of the Crestron website. To post a question or view questions you have
submitted to Crestron’s True Blue Support, log in at http://support.crestron.com.
First-time users will need to establish a user account.
Earliest Version Software Requirements for the PC
NOTE: Crestron recommends that you use the latest software to take advantage of
the most recently released features. The latest software is available from the Crestron
website.
Crestron has developed an assortment of Windows-based software tools to develop
a controlled system. For the minimum recommended software versions, visit the
Version Tracker page of the Crestron website (www.crestron.com/versiontracker).
Programming with Crestron SystemBuilder
Crestron SystemBuilder is the easiest method of programming but does not offer as
much flexibility as SIMPL Windows. For additional details, download
SystemBuilder from the Crestron website and examine the extensive help file.
Programming with SIMPL Windows
NOTE: While SIMPL Windows can be used to program the TPS-6X, it is
recommended to use SystemBuilder for configuring a system.
SIMPL Windows is Crestron’s premier software for programming Crestron control
systems. It is organized into two separate but equally important “Managers”.
Configuration Manager
Configuration Manager is the view where programmers “build” a Crestron control
system by selecting hardware from the Device Library.
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To incorporate the TPS-6X (Cresnet) into the system, drag the TPS-6X
from the Touchpanels | Touchpanels (Cresnet) folder of the Device Library
and drop it in the System Views.
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Locating the TPS-6X (Cresnet) in the Device Library
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To incorporate the TPS-6X (Ethernet) into the system, drag the TPS-6X
from the Touchpanels | Touchpanels (Ethernet) folder of the Device Library
and drop it in the System Views.
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To incorporate the TPS-6X (RF) into the system, drag the TPS-6X from the
Touchpanels | Touchpanels (Wireless Two-Way) folder of the Device
Library and drop it in the System Views.
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Locating the TPS-6X (RF) in the Device Library
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To incorporate the TPS-6X (IR) into the system, drag the TPS-6X from the
Touchpanels | Touchpanels (Wireless One-Way) folder of the Device
Library and drop it in the System Views.
Locating the TPS-6X (IR) in the Device Library
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The system tree of the control system displays the device in the appropriate
slot(s) with a default Net ID, IP ID, RF ID or IR ID as shown in the
following illustrations.
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C2Net Device, Slot 8 and 9 (Net ID and IP ID)
C2Net Device, Slot 8 and 9 (RF ID)
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C2Net Device, Slot 9 (IR ID)
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Additional TPS-6X devices are assigned different Net ID, IP ID, RF ID or
IR ID numbers as they are added.
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If necessary, double click a device to open the “Device Settings” window
and change the Net ID, IP ID, RF ID or IR ID, as shown in the following
figure(s).
“TPS-6X (Cresnet) Device Settings” Window
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“TPS-6X (Ethernet) Device Settings” Window
“TPS-6X (RF) Device Settings” Window
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“TPS-6X (IR) Device Settings” Window
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Program Manager
The ID code specified in the SIMPL Windows program must match the Net
ID, IP ID, RF ID or IR ID of each unit. Refer to “Identity Code” which
starts on page 12.
Program Manager is the view where programmers “program” a Crestron control
system by assigning signals to symbols.
The symbol can be viewed by double clicking on the icon or dragging it into Detail
View. Each signal in the symbol is described in the SIMPL Windows help file (F1).
Programming with VisionTools® Pro-e
Touchpanel screens should be created in VisionTools Pro-e (VT Pro-e) to allow
switching of source signals to desired outputs as well as selection of the system
mode. There are no special programming requirements to use the functions of the
TPS-6X in a room control system.
RF or IR Operation
Using VT Pro-e, the TPS-6X can be set to communicate via either RF or IR. This
selection is made using the Panel Type drop down menu at the time a new TPS-6X
project is created, as shown in the following illustration.
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VT Pro-e New Project Window (Showing Selection of Panel Type)
The TPS-6X project type, when loaded, will place the TPS-6X into an RF only
mode. The TPS-6IR project type will place the TPS-6X into an IR only mode.
When in IR only mode, the RF is turned off and will not function. In this mode, there
is no RF radiation present.
You must set the IR ID information to match your program. This is done on the
WIRELESS SETUP menu (refer to “WIRELESS” which starts on page 27) and in
the SIMPL Windows program (refer to “Programming with SIMPL Windows”
which starts on page 36).
Multi-Mode Objects
Multi-mode objects offer highperformance programming!
The single most advanced VT Pro-e high performance programming technique
involving the TPS-6X is the concept of multi-mode objects. A multi-mode object
(i.e. button, legend, etc.) is an object drawn on a VisionTools Pro-e page that can
have one or more active and inactive visible settings (modes).
For examples, refer to www.crestron.com/exampleprograms and search for multimode object examples. This file contains the VT Pro-e touchpanel files and SIMPL
Windows files that illustrate the high-performance capabilities of multi-mode
objects.
Bit Depth and File Size
A balance of performance and quality can be achieved by using VT Pro-e to
configure the size of graphics in a project. Read this section to learn about bit depth
and how to maximize the quality and performance of a TPS-6X project.
Bit depth refers to the number of memory bits used to store color data for each pixel
in a raster image. A touchpanel raster image consists of a rectangular grid of picture
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elements (pixels). Each pixel uses the same amount of memory to store its color data.
The amount of memory is called the bit depth of the image.
Greater bit depths are required to represent finer gradations of color. Increasing bit
depth necessarily increases file size. A black and white drawing requires only one bit
per pixel to store all the available color information. Using a 32-bit per pixel bit
depth for a black and white image increases the file size 32 times without adding
anything to the black and white image quality.
In an 8-bit per pixel system, the associated 8-bits of video memory for every screen
pixel contain a value referring to a location in an 8-bit color table. In this way, any
one of the specific 256 color table locations is assigned to a pixel.
A 16-bit highcolor system is considered sufficient to provide life-like colors. It is
encoded using 5-bits to represent red, 5-bits to represent blue and (since the human
eye is more sensitive to the color green) 6-bits to represent 64 levels of green. These
can therefore be combined to provide 65,536 mixed colors (32 x 32 x 64 = 65,536).
In a 24-bit graphics display, the video memory allocates 24 bits for each pixel on the
screen enabling each pixel to take on any one of a possible 16.7 million colors. Each
24-bit value is composed of 8-bits for red, 8-bits for green and 8-bits for blue. These
triplets of 8-bit values are also referred to as the red, green and blue color planes. A
24-bit image is actually composed of three component images which combine to
create the truecolor picture. The reason this is called truecolor is that this is near the
maximum number of colors the human eye is able to detect.
Truecolor images are sometimes represented by a 32-bit value. The extra 8-bits do
not enhance the precision of the color representation but act as an alpha channel that
represents pixel translucence. 32-bit truecolor has become popular on the computer
desktop to provide effects such as translucent windows, fading menus and shadows.
In graphics intensive applications such as touchpanels, raising or lowering the color
depth of the displayed graphics can achieve a balance of performance and quality.
Lower color depths do not require as much frame buffer memory or display
bandwidth, allowing them to be generated and displayed more quickly. Increasing
color depth results in higher color quality at the expense of display speed and
responsiveness. By using mostly 8-bit or 16-bit graphics and holding 32-bit graphics
to a minimum (e.g. for a family photo, etc.), you can create a sophisticated project
that will fit in the memory space provided and have the touchpanel remain very
responsive.
Relationship of Bits to Colors
NUMBER OF BITS
NUMBER OF COLORS
1 bit
Black and White
2 bits
4 Colors
4 bits
16 Colors
8 bits
256 Colors
16 bits
65,536 Colors (Highcolor)
24 bits
16.7 million Colors (Truecolor)
32 bits
16.7 million Colors plus Transparency
When creating a VT Pro-e project you can elect to compress and reduce the image
size in the “Page Properties” window for the entire page and/or perform the same
function of reducing the image size using the “Image Properties” window. A
reduction in image size will save a considerable amount of memory space for your
project.
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In VT Pro-e, the Compress checkbox permits the image to be compressed when
compiling. This conversion may cause the loss of some subtle shading. To
compensate for this, use the dithering to simulate the original shading. Check your
image with each of the available dithering types to determine which will deliver the
best quality image.
Dithering type selection can be accessed from the “Page Properties” or “Image
Properties” windows in VT-Pro-e. Refer to the following illustrations.
VT Pro-e “Page Properties” Window – Bit Depth Selection
VT Pro-e “Image Properties” Window – Bit Depth Selection
Pushbutton Programming
Any of the buttons can be programmed to access any frequently used command.
Each button has a permanently fixed digital join number. Refer to the following
illustration for their assigned join numbers. A description for each button signal is
described in the SIMPL Windows help file (F1).
Pushbutton Layout and Join Number Assignment
16
17
1
7
2
8
3
11 13 12
4
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NOTE: Join numbers 16 and 17 are fixed for the two “trigger” keys, the
top-mounted pushbuttons on the TPS-6X. The left trigger key toggles power when
the unit is undocked and initiates Sleep mode when docked. In addition, when held
for five seconds, it initiates a touchpanel reset. The right trigger key toggles screen
brightness, unless it is disabled with the on-screen button in the BACKLIGHT
SETUP menu (refer to “BACKLIGHT” which starts on page 30).
While both of these join numbers can be programmed to perform other functions,
their main functions as outlined above will still be in effect, i.e. each button will
perform both its default and its newly programmed operation.
MultiByte International Characters
Most languages use a single byte of eight bits to represent a character, e.g. English,
French, German, Hebrew, Russian, Thai, etc.
Multibyte character fonts require more than the usual eight bits to specify a
character. This occurs when a language has more than 256 characters (28) in a font.
For example, Chinese fonts contain several thousand characters. Other multibyte
languages include Japanese and Korean.
There are two separate applications with multibyte characters – static text on buttons
and indirect text on buttons. No Isys touchpanel firmware changes are required in
either case.
Indirect text on a button is entered in VisionTools Pro-e and the actual string to be
displayed is entered in SIMPL Windows. As of this publication date only completely
single byte or completely multibyte strings may be entered or they will not be
compiled correctly in SIMPL Windows. In other words, you cannot enter Chinese
characters interspersed with numbers. You can enter Chinese characters or numbers
in separate strings or you can pad each number with “\x00” to make it multibyte and
then combine it with Chinese characters in the same string.
Of course, you can always use the workaround of showing a graphic that displays the
string but it is not dynamic. To compile and use multibyte characters it is essential
that the operating system understand the language. Windows XP and Vista are
available in many international languages and add-on software is available for other
versions of Windows.
Example Program
An example program for the TPS-6X is available from the Crestron website
(www.crestron.com/exampleprograms).
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Uploading and Upgrading
Crestron recommends using the latest programming software and that each device
contains the latest firmware to take advantage of the most recently released features.
However, before attempting to upload or upgrade it is necessary to establish
communication. Once communication has been established, files (for example,
programs, projects or firmware) can be transferred to the control system (and/or
device). Finally, program checks can be performed (such as changing the device ID
or creating an IP table) to ensure proper functioning.
Establishing Communication
Use Crestron Toolbox for communicating with the TPS-6X; refer to the Crestron
Toolbox help file for details. There are two methods of communication.
Indirect
Indirect Communication
PC RUNNING
CRESTRON TOOLBOX
TCP/IP
CONTROL SYSTEM
SERIAL,
ETHERNET
OR USB
CRESNET
•
TPS-6X connects to control system via Cresnet.
•
Establish communication between the PC and the control system as
described in the latest version of the 2-Series Control Systems Reference
Guide (Doc. 6256).
•
Use the Address Book in Crestron Toolbox to create an entry for the
TPS-6X using the expected communication protocol (Indirect). Select the
Cresnet ID of the TPS-6X and the address book entry of the control system
that is connected to the TPS-6X.
•
icon);
Display the TPS-6X’s “System Info” window (click the
communications are confirmed when the device information is displayed.
Ethernet Communication
PC RUNNING
CRESTRON TOOLBOX
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ETHERNET
TPS-6X
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Enter the IP address, IP mask and default router of the TPS-6X using the
internal setup menu (refer to “COMM” which starts on page 19) or via the
Crestron Toolbox (Functions | Ethernet Addressing); otherwise enable
DHCP.
•
Confirm Ethernet connections between TPS-6X and PC. If connecting
through a hub or router, use CAT5 straight through cables with 8-pin RJ-45
connectors. Alternatively, use a CAT5 crossover cable to connect the two
LAN ports directly without using a hub or router.
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•
Use the Address Book in the Crestron Toolbox to create an entry for the
TPS-6X with the TPS-6X’s TCP/IP communication parameters.
•
Display the “System Info” window (click the
TPS-6X entry.
icon) and select the
Programs, Projects and Firmware
Program, project or firmware files may be distributed from programmers to installers
or from Crestron to dealers. Firmware upgrades are available from the Crestron
website as new features are developed after product releases. One has the option to
upload programs and projects via the programming software or to upload and
upgrade via the Crestron Toolbox. For details on uploading and upgrading, refer to
the SIMPL Windows help file, VisionTools Pro-e help file or the Crestron Toolbox
help file.
CAUTION: Crestron recommends having the TPS-6X docked and powered when
loading projects or upgrading firmware.
SIMPL Windows
If a SIMPL Windows program is provided, it can be uploaded to the control system
using SIMPL Windows or Crestron Toolbox.
VisionTools Pro-e
Upload the VisionTools Pro-e file to the touchpanel using VisionTools Pro-e or
Crestron Toolbox.
Firmware
Check the Crestron website to find the latest firmware. (New users may be required
to register to obtain access to certain areas of the site, including the FTP site.)
Upgrade TPS-6X firmware via Crestron Toolbox.
•
Establish communication with the TPS-6X and display the “System Info”
window.
•
Select Functions | Firmware… to upgrade the TPS-6X firmware.
Program Checks
Actions that can be performed on the TPS-6X vary depending on whether it is
connected via Cresnet or Ethernet.
Cresnet Connections
Ethernet Connections
For Cresnet connections, using Crestron Toolbox, display the network device tree
(Tools | Network Device Tree) to show all network devices connected to the control
system. Right-click on the TPS-6X to display actions that can be performed on the
TPS-6X.
For Ethernet connections, display the “System Info window (click the
icon) and
select the Functions menu to display actions that can be performed on the TPS-6X.
Be sure to use the internal setup menu (refer to “COMM” which starts on page 19) or
Crestron Toolbox to create the TPS-6X IP table. In Toolbox:
•
Select Functions | IP Table Setup.
•
Add, modify or delete entries in the IP table.
•
A defined IP table can be saved to a file or sent to the device.
Edit the control system’s IP table to include an entry for the TPS-6X. The entry
should list the TPS-6X’s IP ID (specified on the TPS-6X’s IP table) and the internal
gateway IP address 127.0.0.1.
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Problem Solving
Troubleshooting
The following table provides corrective action for possible trouble situations. If
further assistance is required, please contact a Crestron customer service
representative.
TPS-6X Troubleshooting
TROUBLE
Device does not
function.
Touchpanel is not
responding.
POSSIBLE CAUSE(S)
CORRECTIVE ACTION
Battery is discharged.
Place the TPS-6X on the
(included) TPS(I)-6X-DS
Docking Station and charge
the battery.
TPS-6X is not receiving
power.
Verify power to (included)
TPS-6X-IMCW Interface
Module.
Device is not
communicating with the
network.
Use Crestron Toolbox to poll
the network. Verify network
connection to the device.
Device is not receiving
power from a Crestron
power source.
Use the provided Crestron
power source. Verify
connections.
Device is not receiving
sufficient power.
Use the Crestron Power
Calculator to help calculate
how much power is needed
for the system.
Rear panel battery
switch is OFF.
Move rear panel battery
switch to ON position.
Touchpanel Net ID is
not set to match the Net
ID in the SIMPL
program.
Use Crestron Toolbox to poll
the network. Verify the Net ID
for the touchpanel is properly
set to match the Net ID in the
SIMPL program.
Touchpanel Net ID is
not unique; two or more
units share the same ID.
Use Crestron Toolbox to poll
the network and verity that
each ID is used only once.
No IP address
configured/obtained on
the TPS-6X.
Use the internal setup menu
(refer to “COMM” which starts
on page 19) or Crestron
Toolbox to create/verify
Ethernet settings.
Invalid control system IP
address / IP ID set up
on the TPS-6X.
The IP address (or host
name) for the control system
is invalid or the IP ID does not
match the one defined in the
SIMPL program. Refer to
“COMM” which starts on page
19 to define IP addresses.
(Continued on following page)
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TPS-6X Troubleshooting (Continued)
TROUBLE
Touchpanel is not
responding
(Continued).
POSSIBLE CAUSE(S)
CORRECTIVE ACTION
Touchpanel is set to
wrong RF channel.
Refer to “WIRELESS” which
starts on page 27 to verify the
touchpanel RF channel is set
to match the
CEN(I)-HPRFGW gateway’s
channel ID.
Touchpanel RF ID does
not match the RF ID in
the SIMPL program.
Use Crestron Toolbox to poll
the network. Check the RF ID
for the touchpanel. Then refer
to “WIRELESS” which starts
on page 27 to set its RF ID to
match the RF ID in the SIMPL
program.
Touchpanel is out of
range of
CEN(I)-HPRFGW
gateway.
Position the touchpanel within
operating range or relocate
the CEN(I)-HPRFGW. Refer
to “Specifications” which
starts on page 5 for operating
range details.
Touchpanel
display is dark.
Standby timeout has
elapsed.
Touch the screen to
reactivate.
Unexpected
response from
touchpanel.
Touchpanel is
incorrectly calibrated.
Recalibrate the touchscreen
(refer to “Configuring the
Touchpanel” which starts on
page 13 and “CALIBRATION
MENU” on page 15).
TPS-6X boots up
with message
saying “Your
desired page was
not found.”
Invalid VT Pro-e project
or no VT Pro-e project is
loaded.
Load/reload VT Pro-e project
using Crestron Toolbox.
Check Network Wiring
Use the Right Wire
In order to ensure optimum performance over the full range of your installation
topology, Crestron Certified Wire and only Crestron Certified Wire may be used.
Failure to do so may incur additional charges if support is required to identify
performance deficiencies because of using improper wire.
Calculate Power
CAUTION: Use only Crestron power supplies for Crestron equipment. Failure to
do so could cause equipment damage or void the Crestron warranty.
CAUTION: Provide sufficient power to the system. Insufficient power can lead to
unpredictable results or damage to the equipment. Please use the Crestron Power
Calculator to help calculate how much power is needed for the system
(www.crestron.com/calculators).
When calculating the length of wire for a particular Cresnet run, the wire gauge and
the Cresnet power usage of each network unit to be connected must be taken into
consideration. Use Crestron Certified Wire only. If Cresnet units are to be daisychained on the run, the Cresnet power usage of each network unit to be daisychained must be added together to determine the Cresnet power usage of the entire
chain. If the unit is home-run from a Crestron system power supply network port, the
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Cresnet power usage of that unit is the Cresnet power usage of the entire run. The
wire gauge and the Cresnet power usage of the run should be used in the following
equation to calculate the cable length value on the equation’s left side.
Cable Length Equation
40,000
L<
RxP
Where: L = Length of run (or chain) in feet
R = 6 Ohms (Crestron Certified Wire: 18 AWG (0.75 MM 2 ))
or 1.6 Ohms (Cresnet HP: 12 AWG (4 MM 2 ))
P = Cresnet power usage of entire run (or chain)
Make sure the cable length value is less than the value calculated on the right side of
the equation. For example, a Cresnet run using 18 AWG Crestron Certified Wire and
drawing 20 watts should not have a length of run more than 333 feet. If Cresnet HP
is used for the same run, its length could extend to 1250 feet.
NOTE: All Crestron certified Cresnet wiring must consist of two twisted pairs. One
twisted pair is the +24V conductor and the GND conductor and the other twisted
pair is the Y conductor and the Z conductor.
Strip and Tin Wire
When daisy-chaining Cresnet units, strip the ends of the wires carefully to avoid
nicking the conductors. Twist together the ends of the wires that share a pin on the
network connector and tin the twisted connection. Apply solder only to the ends of
the twisted wires. Avoid tinning too far up the wires or the end becomes brittle.
Insert the tinned connection into the Cresnet connector and tighten the retaining
screw. Repeat the procedure for the other three conductors.
Add Hubs
For larger networks (i.e., greater than 28 network devices), it may become necessary
to add a Cresnet Hub/Repeater (CNXHUB) to maintain signal quality throughout the
network. Also, for networks with lengthy cable runs it may be necessary to add a
Hub/Repeater after only 20 devices.
Reference Documents
The latest version of all documents mentioned within the guide can be obtained from
the Crestron website (www.crestron.com/manuals). This link will provide a list of
product manuals arranged in alphabetical order by model number.
List of Related Reference Documents
DOCUMENT TITLE
2-Series Control Systems Reference Guide
CEN-HPRFGW High Powered Gateway
Crestron e-Control Reference Guide
TPS-6X-DS Docking Station for the TPS-6X
TPS-6X-IMCW Interface Module for the TPS-6X
Further Inquiries
If you cannot locate specific information or have questions after reviewing this
guide, please take advantage of Crestron's award winning customer service team by
calling Crestron at 1-888-CRESTRON [1-888-273-7876].
You can also log onto the online help section of the Crestron website
(www.crestron.com/onlinehelp) to ask questions about Crestron products. First-time
users will need to establish a user account to fully benefit from all available features.
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Future Updates
As Crestron improves functions, adds new features and extends the capabilities of
the TPS-6X, additional information may be made available as manual updates. These
updates are solely electronic and serve as intermediary supplements prior to the
release of a complete technical documentation revision.
Check the Crestron website periodically for manual update availability and its
relevance. Updates are identified as an “Addendum” in the Download column.
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Appendix A: The RF Spectrum
Crestron’s RF network provides 16 RF channels in the 2.4GHz ISM band,
specifically IEEE 802.15.4 channels 11 through 26. The 16 channels define the
frequencies at which the RF device will communicate.
RF devices on different channels will not communicate or interfere with each other.
However, since some of the channels are in the 2.4GHz ISM band (as shown in the
following diagram), interference can occur with other devices using this band, such
as 802.11b/g Wi-Fi devices, Crestron infiNET™ devices or Zigbee devices, although
the differing protocols will not allow a link to be established or data to be
transferred. Wireless 2.4GHz telephones and microwave ovens may also cause
interference with the network.
IEEE 802.15.4 channel selection (2400 MHz PHY)
Channel 1
(802.11b/g)
Channel 6
(802.11b/g)
Channel 11
(802.11b/g)
2 MHz
Channel
11
12
13
14
15
16
2405
2410
2415
2420
2425
2430
2400 MHz
2412 MHz
22 MHz
17
18
2435
2440
19
20
21
22
23
24
25
26
2445
2450
2455
2460
2465
2470
2475
2480
2437 MHz
2462 MHz
2483.5 MHz
RF (802.15.4)
Wi-Fi (802.11b/g)
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Appendix B: Optimum RF Reception Guidelines
Many factors can affect the reliability of RF communication between an RF gateway
and an RF touchpanel. While an effort has been made to determine operating
specifications, some specifications are not constant. RF Communication can be
limited by several factors including but not limited to EMI (electromagnetic
interference), intervening objects, antenna orientation and receiver placement. To
obtain maximum reliability and performance, some basic rules for installing RF
transceivers are listed below.
Minimize Interference
RF reception range can be hindered by spurious EMI noise that may interfere with or
mask the desired frequency, thereby reducing useable range. EMI is generated by
any electrical device at various RF noise levels depending on the device. Sources of
EMI include computers, video equipment, digital processors, lighting dimmers,
lighting ballasts, motors or any large AC source. Every effort should be made to
separate any RF transceiver from these sources of RF noise including Audio Visual
equipment in racks. If a gateway must be installed in an equipment rack, make sure
you have ample separation between the equipment and the gateway.
Gateway Placement
Optimum reception for any RF transceiver is obtained by installing the gateway
transceiver in an open area or shelf with a clear line of sight (no obstructions
between gateway and receiver). Crestron recommends that the gateway is at least
five to six feet high for best results. Avoid placing transceivers or transmitters at a
low height or on the ground. Placing RF equipment near metal objects, walls, corners
or metal enclosures will compromise RF propagation and reception. Try to avoid
installing gateways in equipment racks, service rooms, electrical closets or in rooms
other than that which the panel is located.
Antenna Orientation
The antenna orientation on Crestron gateways has considerable effect on range and
reliability. The best orientation is unique to each installation. There are three possible
antenna orientations:
Point the antenna horizontally (parallel to the ground)
Point the antenna vertically.
Point the antenna at a right angle to the gateway.
Never point the antenna downward as this will decrease range and reliability. Refer
to illustrations on the following pages for examples of the different antenna
orientations.
NOTE: RF propagation is best from the sides of the antenna.
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Horizontal Orientation
Building
Antenna
Top of gateway
Vertical Orientation
Building
Antenna
Rear of gateway
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Right Angle Orientation
Building
Antenna
Top of gateway
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If this software requires payment for a license, you may make one backup copy of the Software, provided Your backup copy
is not installed or used on any CPU. You may not transfer the rights of this Agreement to a backup copy unless the installed copy of
the Software is destroyed or otherwise inoperable and You transfer all rights in the Software.
You may not transfer the license granted pursuant to this Agreement or assign this Agreement without the express written
consent of Crestron.
If this software requires payment for a license, the total number of CPU’s on which all versions of the Software are installed
may not exceed one per license fee (1) and no concurrent, server or network use of the Software (including any permitted back-up
copies) is permitted, including but not limited to using the Software (a) either directly or through commands, data or instructions from
or to another computer (b) for local, campus or wide area network, internet or web hosting services or (c) pursuant to any rental,
sharing or “service bureau” arrangement.
The Software is designed as a software development and customization tool. As such Crestron cannot and does not
guarantee any results of use of the Software or that the Software will operate error free and You acknowledge that any development
that You perform using the Software or Host Application is done entirely at Your own risk.
The Software is licensed and not sold. Crestron retains ownership of the Software and all copies of the Software and
reserves all rights not expressly granted in writing.
OTHER LIMITATIONS
You must be an Authorized Dealer of Crestron products or a Crestron Authorized Independent Programmer to install or use
the Software. If Your status as a Crestron Authorized Dealer or Crestron Authorized Independent Programmer is terminated, Your
license is also terminated.
You may not rent, lease, lend, sublicense, distribute or otherwise transfer or assign any interest in or to the Software.
You may not reverse engineer, decompile or disassemble the Software.
You agree that the Software will not be shipped, transferred or exported into any country or used in any manner prohibited
by the United States Export Administration Act or any other export laws, restrictions or regulations (“Export Laws”). By downloading
or installing the Software You (a) are certifying that You are not a national of Cuba, Iran, Iraq, Libya, North Korea, Sudan, Syria or
any country to which the United States embargoes goods (b) are certifying that You are not otherwise prohibited from receiving the
Software and (c) You agree to comply with the Export Laws.
If any part of this Agreement is found void and unenforceable, it will not affect the validity of the balance of the Agreement,
which shall remain valid and enforceable according to its terms. This Agreement may only be modified by a writing signed by an
authorized officer of Crestron. Updates may be licensed to You by Crestron with additional or different terms. This is the entire
agreement between Crestron and You relating to the Software and it supersedes any prior representations, discussions, undertakings,
communications or advertising relating to the Software. The failure of either party to enforce any right or take any action in the event
of a breach hereunder shall constitute a waiver unless expressly acknowledged and set forth in writing by the party alleged to have
provided such waiver.
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If You are a business or organization, You agree that upon request from Crestron or its authorized agent, You will within
thirty (30) days fully document and certify that use of any and all Software at the time of the request is in conformity with Your valid
licenses from Crestron of its authorized agent.
Without prejudice to any other rights, Crestron may terminate this Agreement immediately upon notice if you fail to comply
with the terms and conditions of this Agreement. In such event, you must destroy all copies of the Software and all of its component
parts.
PROPRIETARY RIGHTS
Copyright. All title and copyrights in and to the Software (including, without limitation, any images, photographs,
animations, video, audio, music, text and “applets” incorporated into the Software), the accompanying media and printed materials
and any copies of the Software are owned by Crestron or its suppliers. The Software is protected by copyright laws and international
treaty provisions. Therefore, you must treat the Software like any other copyrighted material, subject to the provisions of this
Agreement.
Submissions. Should you decide to transmit to Crestron’s website by any means or by any media any materials or other
information (including, without limitation, ideas, concepts or techniques for new or improved services and products), whether as
information, feedback, data, questions, comments, suggestions or the like, you agree such submissions are unrestricted and shall be
deemed non-confidential and you automatically grant Crestron and its assigns a non-exclusive, royalty-free, worldwide, perpetual,
irrevocable license, with the right to sublicense, to use, copy, transmit, distribute, create derivative works of, display and perform the
same.
Trademarks. CRESTRON and the Swirl Logo are registered trademarks of Crestron Electronics, Inc. You shall not remove
or conceal any trademark or proprietary notice of Crestron from the Software including any back-up copy.
GOVERNING LAW
This Agreement shall be governed by the laws of the State of New Jersey, without regard to conflicts of laws principles.
Any disputes between the parties to the Agreement shall be brought in the state courts in Bergen County, New Jersey or the federal
courts located in the District of New Jersey. The United Nations Convention on Contracts for the International Sale of Goods shall not
apply to this Agreement.
CRESTRON LIMITED WARRANTY
CRESTRON warrants that: (a) the Software will perform substantially in accordance with the published specifications for a
period of ninety (90) days from the date of receipt and (b) that any hardware accompanying the Software will be subject to its own
limited warranty as stated in its accompanying written material. Crestron shall, at its option, repair or replace or refund the license fee
for any Software found defective by Crestron if notified by you within the warranty period. The foregoing remedy shall be your
exclusive remedy for any claim or loss arising from the Software.
CRESTRON shall not be liable to honor warranty terms if the product has been used in any application other than that for
which it was intended or if it as been subjected to misuse, accidental damage, modification or improper installation procedures.
Furthermore, this warranty does not cover any product that has had the serial number or license code altered, defaced, improperly
obtained or removed.
Notwithstanding any agreement to maintain or correct errors or defects, Crestron shall have no obligation to service or
correct any error or defect that is not reproducible by Crestron or is deemed in Crestron’s reasonable discretion to have resulted from
(1) accident; unusual stress; neglect; misuse; failure of electric power, operation of the Software with other media not meeting or not
maintained in accordance with the manufacturer’s specifications or causes other than ordinary use; (2) improper installation by anyone
other than Crestron or its authorized agents of the Software that deviates from any operating procedures established by Crestron in the
material and files provided to You by Crestron or its authorized agent; (3) use of the Software on unauthorized hardware or (4)
modification of, alteration of or additions to the Software undertaken by persons other than Crestron or Crestron’s authorized agents.
ANY LIABILITY OF CRESTRON FOR A DEFECTIVE COPY OF THE SOFTWARE WILL BE LIMITED
EXCLUSIVELY TO REPAIR OR REPLACEMENT OF YOUR COPY OF THE SOFTWARE WITH ANOTHER COPY OR
REFUND OF THE INITIAL LICENSE FEE CRESTRON RECEIVED FROM YOU FOR THE DEFECTIVE COPY OF THE
PRODUCT. THIS WARRANTY SHALL BE THE SOLE AND EXCLUSIVE REMEDY TO YOU. IN NO EVENT SHALL
CRESTRON BE LIABLE FOR INCIDENTAL, CONSEQUENTIAL, SPECIAL OR PUNITIVE DAMAGES OF ANY KIND
(PROPERTY OR ECONOMIC DAMAGES INCLUSIVE), EVEN IF A CRESTRON REPRESENTATIVE HAS BEEN ADVISED
OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES OR OF ANY CLAIM BY ANY THIRD PARTY. CRESTRON MAKES NO
WARRANTIES, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, AS TO TITLE OR INFRINGEMENT OF THIRD-PARTY RIGHTS,
MERCHANTABILITY OR FITNESS FOR ANY PARTICULAR PURPOSE, OR ANY OTHER WARRANTIES, NOR
AUTHORIZES ANY OTHER PARTY TO OFFER ANY WARRANTIES, INCLUDING WARRANTIES OF
MERCHANTABILITY FOR THIS PRODUCT. THIS WARRANTY STATEMENT SUPERSEDES ALL PREVIOUS
WARRANTIES.
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Return and Warranty Policies
Merchandise Returns / Repair Service
1.
No merchandise may be returned for credit, exchange or service without prior authorization
from CRESTRON. To obtain warranty service for CRESTRON products, contact an
authorized CRESTRON dealer. Only authorized CRESTRON dealers may contact the factory
and request an RMA (Return Merchandise Authorization) number. Enclose a note specifying
the nature of the problem, name and phone number of contact person, RMA number and
return address.
2.
Products may be returned for credit, exchange or service with a CRESTRON Return
Merchandise Authorization (RMA) number. Authorized returns must be shipped freight
prepaid to CRESTRON, 6 Volvo Drive, Rockleigh, N.J. or its authorized subsidiaries, with
RMA number clearly marked on the outside of all cartons. Shipments arriving freight collect
or without an RMA number shall be subject to refusal. CRESTRON reserves the right in its
sole and absolute discretion to charge a 15% restocking fee plus shipping costs on any
products returned with an RMA.
3.
Return freight charges following repair of items under warranty shall be paid by CRESTRON,
shipping by standard ground carrier. In the event repairs are found to be non-warranty, return
freight costs shall be paid by the purchaser.
CRESTRON Limited Warranty
CRESTRON ELECTRONICS, Inc. warrants its products to be free from manufacturing defects in materials
and workmanship under normal use for a period of three (3) years from the date of purchase from
CRESTRON, with the following exceptions: disk drives and any other moving or rotating mechanical
parts, pan/tilt heads and power supplies are covered for a period of one (1) year; touchscreen display and
overlay components are covered for 90 days; batteries and incandescent lamps are not covered.
This warranty extends to products purchased directly from CRESTRON or an authorized CRESTRON
dealer. Purchasers should inquire of the dealer regarding the nature and extent of the dealer's warranty, if
any.
CRESTRON shall not be liable to honor the terms of this warranty if the product has been used in any
application other than that for which it was intended or if it has been subjected to misuse, accidental
damage, modification or improper installation procedures. Furthermore, this warranty does not cover any
product that has had the serial number altered, defaced or removed.
This warranty shall be the sole and exclusive remedy to the original purchaser. In no event shall
CRESTRON be liable for incidental or consequential damages of any kind (property or economic damages
inclusive) arising from the sale or use of this equipment. CRESTRON is not liable for any claim made by a
third party or made by the purchaser for a third party.
CRESTRON shall, at its option, repair or replace any product found defective, without charge for parts or
labor. Repaired or replaced equipment and parts supplied under this warranty shall be covered only by the
unexpired portion of the warranty.
Except as expressly set forth in this warranty, CRESTRON makes no other warranties, expressed or
implied, nor authorizes any other party to offer any warranty, including any implied warranties of
merchantability or fitness for a particular purpose. Any implied warranties that may be imposed by law are
limited to the terms of this limited warranty. This warranty statement supersedes all previous warranties.
Trademark Information
All brand names, product names and trademarks are the sole property of their respective owners. Windows is a registered trademark
of Microsoft Corporation. Windows95/98/Me/XP/Vista and WindowsNT/2000 are trademarks of Microsoft Corporation.
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Crestron Electronics, Inc.
15 Volvo Drive Rockleigh, NJ 07647
Tel: 888.CRESTRON
Fax: 201.767.7576
www.crestron.com
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Specifications subject to
change without notice.