AVerMedia ®
AVerDiGi
System Controller Pro
User Manual
Oct. 2009
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TABLE OF CONTENTS
CHAPTER 1
INTRODUCTION ............................................................................1
1.1 Hardware Introduction ............................................................................................................... 1
1.1.1
Left Side .......................................................................................................................... 1
1.1.2
Rear Side ........................................................................................................................ 1
1.1.3
Familiarizing with System Controller Panel Buttons ........................................................ 2
1.2 Hardware Installation ................................................................................................................. 5
1.2.1
Connecting with the DVR Server ................................................................................... 5
1.2.2
Connect a PTZ Camera to System Controller Pro ......................................................... 5
CHAPTER 2
OPERATING THE SYSTEM CONTROLLER PRO ........................6
2.1 Using the System Controller for the First Time .......................................................................... 6
2.1.1
Switching to USB DVR Mode ......................................................................................... 7
2.2
Familiarizing with LCD Screen ................................................................................................. 8
2.3
Operating the LCD Menu ......................................................................................................... 9
2.4
Select a Camera ..................................................................................................................... 11
2.5
Locking System Operation ..................................................................................................... 12
2.6
Trigger the Alarm Button ........................................................................................................ 13
2.7
To Playback the Recorded File .............................................................................................. 14
2.7
To Playback the Recorded File .............................................................................................. 14
2.8
To View the Emap .................................................................................................................. 16
2.9 PTZ Operation ......................................................................................................................... 17
2.9.1
Using the Joystick to Operate the PTZ Camera ............................................................ 17
2.9.2
To Focus the Object ...................................................................................................... 18
2.9.4
Setup preset position and Use Preset ........................................................................... 19
Setup Preset Position .................................................................................................... 19
Using the Preset Button ................................................................................................ 19
2.9.5
Enabling the AutoPan .................................................................................................... 20
2.9.6
Using Digital Zoom ........................................................................................................ 22
2.10
Multi-Functions Menu ........................................................................................................... 23
2.10.1 Select a Monitor Layout................................................................................................. 23
2.10.2 Camera Setup ............................................................................................................... 24
Enable a Camera ......................................................................................................... 24
Enable a Camera View.................................................................................................. 25
Adjusting the Hue .......................................................................................................... 26
Adjusting the Saturation ................................................................................................ 27
Adjusting the Brightness................................................................................................ 28
Adjusting the Contrast ................................................................................................... 29
Enable the De-interlace ................................................................................................. 30
Trigger the Relay of IP Camera ..................................................................................... 31
2.10.3 Server Setup ................................................................................................................. 32
Start Recording.............................................................................................................. 32
Stop Recording .............................................................................................................. 33
Network Time Synchronization ...................................................................................... 34
Open Event Log Viewer ................................................................................................ 34
2.10.4 Sound Setup.................................................................................................................. 35
2.10.5 Controller Setup ............................................................................................................ 36
Set a Password for System Controller .......................................................................... 36
Change the Password of the System Controller ........................................................... 38
Set the Timer ................................................................................................................. 40
Adjusting the Brightness of LCD Screen ....................................................................... 41
Adjusting the Contrast of LCD Screen .......................................................................... 42
Enable/disable Code Number Display .......................................................................... 43
Enable/disable Button Confirmation .............................................................................. 44
Viewing System Version Information ............................................................................. 45
CHAPTER 3
3.1
OPERATING IN PTZ 485 MODE .................................................46
Switching to the PTZ 485 Mode ............................................................................................. 46
3.2
Select the Protocol of the PTZ Camera ................................................................................. 48
3.3
Setup the Baudrate of the PTZ Camera ................................................................................ 49
3.4
Controller Setup ..................................................................................................................... 50
Set a Password for System Controller .......................................................................... 50
Change the Password of the System Controller ........................................................... 52
Set the Timer ................................................................................................................. 54
Adjusting the Brightness of LCD Screen ....................................................................... 55
Adjusting the Contrast of LCD Screen .......................................................................... 56
Viewing System Version Information ............................................................................. 57
Chapter 1
Introduction
The AVerDiGi System Controller Pro provides user an easy way to operate DVR server (NV/SA series).
1.1
1.1.1
Hardware Introduction
Left Side
Function
Description
(1) USB Port
2 * USB ports for connection of keyboard, mouse, or USB flash memory.
(2) Audio Input
For audio input device connection such as microphone.
(3) Audio Output
For audio output device connection such as speaker.
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1.1.2
-
The audio input and output device has its own power supply is necessary.
The audio input and output port act as the audio input and output port on the DVR
system.
Rear Side
Function
Description
(1) RS485 Port
For connection of Pelco-D/P PTZ camera
(2) Power Supply
Port
For AC power adaptor connection.
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1.1.3
Familiarizing with System Controller Panel Buttons
System Controller Panel figure
Function
(1)
(2)
(Lock)
(Power)
(3)
(Panic Button)
Description
To lock panel buttons and all operations are lock. Press it to lock and press
again to un-lock. If the system password has been set, please enter the
password to un-lock (see also Chapter 2.5)
Lights up when unit is power on.
To trigger the alarm buttons that user has defined (see also Chapter 2.6).
To setup alarm button, please refer to Chapter 5.9 step 5 of NV User’s
Manual. If the alarm button hasn’t been defined, there is no any action
when alarm button is selected to trigger.
(4) Playback Control
Buttons
(Jog/Shuttl
Enable/disable the jog/shuttle function. When button
lights up is enabling.
(Pause)
To pause the playback.
(Play)
To switch to playback mode and start playback.
e)
(Jog/Shuttle)
(5)
(Alarm Log)
(6) LCD Screen
(7) Multi-function
Buttons
- Jog dial (top part): Playback video at faster forward
or rewind speed that control by user.
- Shuttle ring (lower part): Playback video frame-byframe that control by user.
To call out the alarm log window. To close alarm log window, press the
button again.
To operate the each function in multi-functions menu and view system
related information.
Each button represents a function that is corresponding to the function
display on the LCD screen. Press the button and operate it (see also
Chapter 2.10).
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Function
Description
(8)
Enable/disable the PTZ camera move automatically that is based on the
selected camera group preset position number(see also Chapter 2.9.5).
(9) Custom
Function Buttons
To view system information.
Enable/disable recording. Press it to start recording and press
again to stop recording. The authentication password is
required for stop recording. Using numeric key pad to enter the
password and press Enter button to confirm.
Enable/disable network connection. Press it to connect the
network and press again to disconnect the network. The
authentication password is required for stop network
connection. Using numeric key pad to enter the password and
press Enter button to confirm.
To enter system setup mode. The authentication password is
required to enter system setup mode. Using numeric key pad
to enter the password and press Enter button to confirm.
To freeze/un-freeze the surveillance screen. Press it to freeze
the screen and press again to un-freeze.
To extend/fold camera tree window.
Open/close PTZ control panel. Press it to call out the PTZ
control panel and press again to close it.
Call out Logout dialog.
(10) Preset/Set
Button
Move the PTZ camera to the selected preset position (see also
Chapter 2.9.4).
To setup the PTZ preset position (see also Chapter 2.9.4))
(11)
Enable/disable joystick as a mouse function.
(12)
When lights up in green, user can use PTZ related operation(see also
Chapter 2.9).
(13) Joystick
To control PTZ camera to left, right, up, down, zoom in, and zoom out.
(14) IRIS/Focus
Button
To adjust the brightness of the image.
(IRIS)
To adjust the focus of the PTZ camera.
(Focus)
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Function
Description
(15)
Enable/disable digital zoom (see also Chapter 2.9.6).
(16) Numeric Key
Pad
~
For numbers entering
Enter button
For confirmation
To exit from current status.
&
Moving the cursor to left or right.
(17) Back /Top Menu
Button
Go back to previous multi-function menu screen.
Go back to the main menu screen.
(18)
Using to select the camera channel (see also Chapter 2.4)
(Camera Select)
(19) Microphone
Build-in microphone
(20)
Switch to full screen mode.
(21)
Enable/disable channel display cycle automatically. Press it to start auto
pan and press again to stop.
(22)
When button is pressed and lights up, the System controller can receive
the sound.
(23)
Switch to Emap mode. In Emap mode, user can select different emap to
view(see also Chapter 2.8)
(24)
Take a quick photo shot of the surveillance screen and save it.
(25)
Switch to preview/live view mode.
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1.2
Hardware Installation
1.2.1
Connecting with the DVR Server
The following is an example of System controller installation.
1.
The DVR server should be power on and DVR program is executed.
2.
Plug the power cord of the System Controller into power outlet.
3.
And then, plug the USB cable that is attached on the System Controller to the USB port of the
DVR server.
1.2.2
Connect a PTZ Camera to System Controller Pro
The following is an example of PTZ camera install to System Controller Pro.
1.
Connect the PTZ camera to System Controller Pro through the RS-485 interface.
2.
Plug the power cord of the System Controller Pro into power outlet.
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Chapter 2
2.1
Operating the System Controller Pro
Using the System Controller for the First Time
For the first time using the System Controller, please select the model of System Controller in DVR
server.
Follow the below steps to select the model:
1. Start up the DVR program.
2. Click Setup.
3. Select System, the System Setting windows will appear.
4. Click Setup.
5. Select the Model as System Controller Pro. When DVR server has detected the System
Controller device, user should see the model name System Controller Pro in drop-down list.
6. Click OK to complete the setting.
7. If the setting is complete, the LCD of System Controller should display like following figure.
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2.1.1
Switching to USB DVR Mode
When the System Controller is connecting with DVR system, the System Controller mode should be in
USB DVR mode in order to operate the DVR system. If the mode is not USB DVR, please follow the
below steps to switch to USB DVR mode.
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The default mode is USB DVR mode
The USB CMS and 485 DVR mode is not supported in current version.
If System Controller is connecting with PTZ camera through RS485 port, please refer
to Chapter 3 for operation description.
1.
In 485 PTZ menu screen, press
2.
Press
i
button to enter Controller setup screen.
button to enter Mode setup screen.
If the password function is enabled, user needs to enter the password for mode switching.
3.
In Mode setup screen, press
4.
Press
button to switch the mode to USB DVR mode.
button to confirm. To cancel the selection, press
button. When the
“Complete” message appears on the LCD screen, the mode switch is completed.
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2.2
Familiarizing with LCD Screen
Following will describe the information or icon that display on LCD screen.
„
Main Menu
„
Submenu(Multi-function menu)
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2.3
„
Operating the LCD Menu
Main Menu
On the LCD screen, each function is corresponding to the button on the panel of the System Controller
Pro. To select the function, press the correspond button.
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„
Multi-Function Menu
In multi-function menu screen, press the correspond button of the selections to configure/operate.
To go back to the main menu, press the TOP MENU button. Press the BACK button will go back to the
previous screen.
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2.4
Select a Camera
Select a camera to view, record, or operate.
button.
1.
Press
2.
On the LCD screen will display Camera Select screen.
3.
Using the numeric key pad to enter the camera number (3 numbers, ex: camera 2, enter 002).
After entered the camera number, press Enter button to confirm.
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Using
&
button can move the cursor to left or right.
4.
User should see the camera number will be 3 on the Camera Select screen. Also the surveillance
screen of DVR will switch to camera 3.
5.
To exit the camera select screen, press BACK or TOP MENU button.
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2.5
Locking System Operation
Using the lock button (
) to lock the System Controller for preventing any unexpected situation
happen during the operator or administer is away from the System Controller.
We strong recommend that enable the password function to enhance the security (see also Set a
Password for System Controller).
1.
Press
2.
To un-lock, press
button. The LCD screen will display “System Controller Locked” message.
again and using numeric key pad to enter the password. And then, press
Enter button to un-lock.
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2.6
Trigger the Alarm Button
The panic button (
) allows user to trigger the defined alarm button manually.
1.
Press
2.
Press the number of alarm button to trigger the alarm. When the “Complete” message appears
on the LCD screen, the alarm is triggered.
3.
If the “Failure” message appears on the LCD screen, please make sure the alarm button has
been defined. Please refer to the NV/SA user’s manual for Alarm Button’s configuration.
button and the Alarm Button screen will appear on the LCD screen.
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2.7
To Playback the Recorded File
To playback the recorded file on surveillance screen.
1.
Press
button to switch to playback mode. The LCD screen will display “Playback” message
that means the DVR is in playback mode now.
2.
The playback time and date selection window will appear on the surveillance screen. Using the
mouse or joystick (press the
button to switch to mouse function) to select the time and date
that wants to playback.
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3.
After selected the time and date to playback, the DVR system will start to playback.
4.
Using the Jog/Shuttle button to control the playback speed. Press
Jog/Shuttle button. To disable the Jog/Shuttle button, press
-
to enable the
button.
Jog dial (top part): Rotate in clockwise is play at faster forward speed that control by user.
Rotate in counterclockwise is rewinding that control by user.
-
Shuttle ring (lower part): Rotate in clockwise is play at increase speed of 1x, 2x, 4x, 8x, 16x,
and 32x. Rotate in counterclockwise is playback at decrease speed of 1x, 1/2x, 1/4x, 1/8x,
1/16x, and 1/32x.
5.
To pause the playback, press
button. Press
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again to start playback.
2.8
To View the Emap
User can select the different Emap to view. The Emap (
(
) button is same as the Emap
) button on the DVR program UI.
) button and the Emap UI will appear on surveillance screen.
1.
Press Emap (
2.
On LCD screen, press the Emap number button (1~8) will switch to the Emap that user has
button will go to next page of screen.
selected. Press
3.
To close the Emap UI, press
4.
Press TOP MENU button to go back to the main menu screen.
button, the DVR program will switch back to preview UI.
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2.9
PTZ Operation
If the camera has enabled the PTZ function, user can use the System Controller to operate the PTZ
camera.
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2.9.1
Please select the PTZ camera before starting PTZ operation. Please refer to Chapter
2.4.
When PTZ indicator (
) is green light up, the PTZ operation is available.
Using the Joystick to Operate the PTZ Camera
The joystick can move the camera to right, left, up, and down and also to zoom in and out of the
camera.
Panning
Move the joystick to right or left.
Tilt
Move the joystick to up or down.
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Zoom in/out
Rotate the joystick to the clockwise side to zoom in and counterclockwise to zoom out.
2.9.2
Press
To Focus the Object
button to focus the object in the distance. Press
button to focus the object in
nearby.
2.9.3
Press
Adjusting the Brightness of the Image
to adjust the image brighter. Press
to adjust the image darker.
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2.9.4
Setup preset position and Use Preset
Setup Preset Position
1.
1.
Press
button and the Camera preset setup screen will appear on LCD screen.
Using numeric key pad to enter the preset position number. The numbers of preset position
depends on the support of the PTZ camera.
2.
Press Enter button to confirm the setting.
2.
When the “Complete” message appears on the LCD screen, the setting is done.
Using the Preset Button
By pressing the
button and enter the preset position number, the camera will move to the
preset position that user has setup.
button and the Preset position screen will appear on LCD screen.
3.
Press
4.
Using numeric key pad to enter the number of the preset position and press the Enter button.
5.
When the “Complete” message appears on the LCD screen, the function is completed.
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2.9.5
Enabling the AutoPan
Enable/disable the PTZ camera move automatically that is based on the selected camera group preset
position number.
button and the AutoPan screen will appear on LCD screen.
1.
Press
2.
Press the preset position group number button (1-4, 5-8, 9-12, 13-16) and press
to start auto pan.
3.
When the “Complete” message appears on the LCD screen, the function is enabled.
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button
4.
To stop auto pan, press selected preset position group number again and press
When the “Complete” message appears on the LCD screen, the function is disabled.
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button.
2.9.6
Using Digital Zoom
To zoom in the selected screen area for viewing.
1.
In PTZ camera screen, press
button. The message “Complete” will appear on the LCD
screen that is means the digital zoom is enabled.
2.
A red frame will appear on the camera screen. Using mouse or joystick (press the
button to
switch to mouse function) to click on red frame and drag the area that user wants to zoom in.
3.
Right-click mouse or press button on top of joystick to enlarge the selected area.
4.
To return to normal view, click or press button on the top of joystick on the enlarge area.
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2.10
Multi-Functions Menu
In the following sections will introduce the each function’s operation.
2.10.1
Select a Monitor Layout
In Monitor Layout, user can select different screen display mode to view. This function is same as splitscreen buttons (
) on DVR application UI.
There are 7 types of monitor layout --
,
,
1.
Press the
Layout screen.
2.
In Monitor Layout screen, press the button
of monitor layout that user wants to view.
3.
Press Next button to go to next page. To
go back to previous page, Press Prev.
button.
4.
The selected monitor layout will be display.
The surveillance screen will switch the
monitor layout that user has selected.
,
button to enter Monitor
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,
,
,
.
2.10.2
Camera Setup
In Camera setup, user can enable/disable the camera, enable/disable camera video to be display on
the screen, adjust contrast/brightness/saturation/hue, enable/disable de-interlace, and enable/disable
relay of the IP camera.
Enable a Camera
1.
First, select the camera to configuration.
Please refer to Chapter 2.4.
2.
At main menu screen, press the
button to enter Camera Setup screen.
3.
In Camera Setup screen, press
button to enter Camera Enable screen.
4.
To enable the camera for viewing and
recording, press
button. Press
button to disable the camera.
When the camera has been disabled, the
camera video can’t be view and record.
5.
6.
When user sees the “Complete” message,
it means the operation is done.
To go back to the Camera setup screen,
press BACK button. To go back to the
main menu screen, press TOP MENU
button.
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Enable a Camera View
1.
First, select the camera to configuration.
Please refer to Chapter 2.4.
2.
At main menu screen, press the
button to enter Camera Setup screen.
3.
In Camera Setup screen, press
button to enter Camera Display screen.
4.
To enable the camera for viewing and
recording, press
button. Press
button to disable the camera.
When the camera has been disabled, the
camera video can’t be view and record.
5.
6.
When user sees the “Complete” message,
it means the operation is done.
To go back to the Camera setup screen,
press BACK button. To go back to the
main menu screen, press TOP MENU
button.
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Adjusting the Hue
1.
First, select the camera to configuration.
Please refer to Chapter 2.4.
2.
At main menu screen, press the
button to enter Camera Setup screen.
3.
In Camera Setup screen, press
button to enter Attribute screen.
4.
In Attribute screen, press
button to
enter the Hue adjustment screen.
5.
In Hue adjustment screen, enter the value
number( Range is 1~ 100). After value has
entered, press Enter button to confirm.
6.
When user sees the “Complete” message,
it means the operation is done.
7.
After complete the adjustment, the value of
hue will be display on the LCD screen. To
go back to previous menu screen, press
BACK button. To go back to main menu,
press TOP MENU.
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Adjusting the Saturation
1.
First, select the camera to configuration.
Please refer to Chapter 2.4.
2.
At main menu screen, press the
button to enter Camera Setup screen.
3.
In Camera Setup screen, press
button to enter Attribute screen.
4.
In Attribute screen, press
button to
enter the Saturation adjustment screen.
5.
In Saturation adjustment screen, enter the
value number ( Range is 1~ 100). After
value has entered, press Enter button to
confirm.
6.
When user sees the “Complete” message,
it means the operation is done.
7.
After complete the adjustment, the value of
hue will be display on the LCD screen. To
go back to previous menu screen, press
BACK button. To go back to main menu,
press TOP MENU.
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Adjusting the Brightness
1.
First, select the camera to configuration.
Please refer to Chapter 2.4.
2.
At main menu screen, press the
button to enter Camera Setup screen.
3.
In Camera Setup screen, press
button to enter Attribute screen.
4.
In Attribute screen, press
button to
enter the Brightness adjustment screen.
5.
In Brightness adjustment screen, enter the
value number ( Range is 1~ 100). After
value has entered, press Enter button to
confirm.
6.
When user sees the “Complete” message,
it means the operation is done.
7.
After complete the adjustment, the value of
hue will be display on the LCD screen. To
go back to previous menu screen, press
BACK button. To go back to main menu,
press TOP MENU.
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Adjusting the Contrast
1.
First, select the camera to configuration.
Please refer to Chapter 2.4.
2.
At main menu screen, press the
button to enter Camera Setup screen.
3.
In Camera Setup screen, press
button to enter Attribute screen.
4.
In Attribute screen, press
button to
enter the Contrast adjustment screen.
5.
In Contrast adjustment screen, enter the
value number ( Range is 1~ 100). After
value has entered, press Enter button to
confirm.
6.
When user sees the “Complete” message,
it means the operation is done.
7.
After complete the adjustment, the value of
hue will be display on the LCD screen. To
go back to previous menu screen, press
BACK button. To go back to main menu,
press TOP MENU.
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Enable the De-interlace
1.
First, select the camera to configuration.
Please refer to Chapter 2.4.
2.
At main menu screen, press the
button to enter Camera Setup screen.
3.
In Camera Setup screen, press
button to enter De-interlace screen.
4.
In De-interlace screen, press 1 button to if
you are capturing motionless picture. Press
2 button if it captures lots of movement. To
disable de-interlace, press OFF button.
5.
When user sees the “Complete” message,
it means the operation is done. To go back
to previous menu screen, press BACK
button. To go back to main menu, press
TOP MENU.
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Trigger the Relay of IP Camera
1.
First, select the camera to configuration.
Please refer to Chapter 2.4.
2.
At main menu screen, press the
button to enter Camera Setup screen.
3.
In Camera Setup screen, press
button to enter IP-CAM Output screen.
4.
In IP-CAM Output screen, press 1 ~ 4
button to trigger relay 1~4.
5.
When user sees the “Complete” message,
it means the operation is done. To go back
to previous menu screen, press BACK
button. To go back to main menu, press
TOP MENU.
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2.10.3
Server Setup
In Server setup, user can start recording, stop recording, execute network time synchronization, and
call out event log viewer windows.
Start Recording
This function is same as press F2 button (see also (9)Custom Button Function in Chapter 1.1.3)
1.
At main menu screen, press the
button to enter Server Setup screen.
2.
In Server Setup screen, press
button to start recording.
3.
When user sees the “Complete” message,
it means the operation is done. To go back
to previous menu screen, press BACK
button. To go back to main menu, press
TOP MENU.
4.
When recording is enabled, the
icon will
show up on the surveillance screen.
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Stop Recording
This function is same as press F2 button (see also (9)Custom Button Function in Chapter 1.1.3)
1.
At main menu screen, press the
button to enter Server Setup screen.
2.
In Server Setup screen, press
button to stop recording.
3.
The authorization dialog will show up on
surveillance screen. Enter the authorize
password and click OK to stop recording.
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Network Time Synchronization
To adjust the DVR system time through the network time server that user has configured on DVR
server.
1. At main menu screen, press the
button to enter Server Setup screen.
2.
Please stop recording before start network
time synchronization. Press
button
in Server setup screen (see also Stop
Recording).
3.
After stop recording, press
to start time synchronization.
button
Open Event Log Viewer
To call out the event log viewer window. This function is same as press
program UI.
1.
At main menu screen, press the
button to enter Server Setup screen.
2.
In Server Setup screen, press
button.
3.
The event log viewer window will show up
on the surveillance screen.
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button on DVR
2.10.4
Sound Setup
In Sound setup, user can enable/disable sound and adjust volume. This function is same as press
button on DVR program UI.
1.
At main menu screen, press the
button to enter Sound setup screen.
2.
3.
and
button to
Press s
increase or decrease the volume.
To disable the sound, press
button.
4.
Press
button to complete the
setup. To cancel, press
button.
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2.10.5
Controller Setup
In Controller setup, user can configure the parameters of the System Controller Pro.
Set a Password for System Controller
To setup the password of System Controller for security issue.
1. At main menu screen, press the
button to enter Controller setup screen.
button to enter System Lock
2.
Press
screen.
3.
Press
button to enter the
Password setup screen.
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4.
Press
function.
5.
The password enter screen will appear.
Using numeric key pad to enter the
password (6 numbers). After entered
password, press Enter button.
6.
When user sees the “Complete” message,
it means the operation is done.
button to enable password
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Change the Password of the System Controller
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The password function will be enabling after password changed.
1.
At main menu screen, press the
button to enter Controller setup screen.
2.
Press
screen.
3.
button to enter the
Press
Password setup screen.
4.
button and the Password
Press
Change screen will appear.
5.
Using numeric key pad to enter the current
password (6 numbers). After entered
password, press Enter button.
button to enter System Lock
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6.
After entered the current password, the
new password screen will appear.
7.
Using numeric key pad to enter the new
password (6 numbers) and press Enter to
confirm.
8.
After entered the new password, the
password confirm screen will appear.
9.
Using numeric key pad to re-enter the new
password and press Enter button to
confirm.
10. When user sees the “Complete” message,
it means the operation is done.
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Set the Timer
Set a period time for System Controller idling over the setup time to switch to rest status.
1.
At main menu screen, press the
button to enter Controller setup screen.
2.
Press
screen.
3.
button to enter the Timer
Press
setup screen.
4.
button to enable the timer.
Press
Press again will disable the timer.
5.
and
Press s
adjust the time.
6.
Press
button to enter System Lock
button to
button to confirm the setting.
To cancel, press
button.
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Adjusting the Brightness of LCD Screen
To adjust the back light brightness of the LCD screen.
1.
At main menu screen, press the
button to enter Controller setup screen.
2.
Press
screen.
3.
Press
button to enter System Lock
button to enter the Back light
brightness setup screen.
4.
Press s
and
button to
adjust the brightness. Press
button
to confirm the setting. To cancel, press
button.
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Adjusting the Contrast of LCD Screen
1.
At main menu screen, press the
button to enter Controller setup screen.
2.
Press
screen.
3.
Press
button to enter LCD setup
button to enter the Contrast
setup screen.
4.
and
Press
the brightness.
5.
Press
button to adjust
button to confirm the setting.
To cancel, press
button.
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Enable/disable Code Number Display
1.
At main menu screen, press the
button to enter Controller setup screen.
2.
Press
screen.
3.
button to enter the Code
Press
number setup screen.
4.
Press
button to enter Mode setup
button to enable the code
number display. Press
button
again will disable the code number display.
5.
Press
button to confirm the setting.
To cancel, press
button.
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Enable/disable Button Confirmation
User can enable/disable to display a confirmation screen when press custom function buttons(F1~F8)
and Alarm button.
1.
At main menu screen, press the
button to enter Controller setup screen.
2.
button to enter Button
Press
Confirmation setup screen.
3.
button to enter Function
Press
button setup screen.
4.
button to enable or disable
Press
the button confirmation function. Press
button to confirm the setting. To
cancel, press
5.
button.
button again will disable or
Press
enable the function.
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Viewing System Version Information
1.
At main menu screen, press the
button to enter Controller setup screen.
2.
button to enter System
Press
Menu screen.
3.
Press
button to view current
system version. Press
from the screen.
button exit
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Chapter 3
Operating in PTZ 485 Mode
The PTZ 485 mode is to control the PTZ camera that is directly connected with System Controller
through the RS485 port.
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3.1
To operate PTZ camera, please refer to Chapter 2.9.
Switching to the PTZ 485 Mode
Before starting to operate the PTZ camera, please switch to the PTZ 485 mode.
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The default mode is USB DVR mode
The USB CMS and 485 DVR mode is not supported in current version.
If System Controller is connecting with DVR system, please refer to Chapter 2 for
operation description.
1.
In main menu screen, press
2.
Press
3.
In Mode setup screen, press
i
button to enter Controller setup screen.
button to enter Mode setup screen.
button to switch the mode to 485 PTZ mode.
If the password function is enabled, user needs to enter the password for mode switching.
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4.
Press
button to confirm. To cancel the selection, press
button. When the
“Complete” message appears on the LCD screen, the mode switch is completed.
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3.2
Select the Protocol of the PTZ Camera
Selecting the PTZ camera – Pelco-P or Pelco-D.
1.
In 485 PTZ mode menu screen, press
2.
In Protocol setup screen, press
button to enter the Protocol setup screen.
button to select the protocol. And then, press
button to confirm. To cancel the selection, press
button. When the “Complete” message
appears on the LCD screen, the mode switch is completed.
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3.3
Setup the Baudrate of the PTZ Camera
Selecting the baudrate of the PTZ camera.
button to enter the Protocol setup screen.
1.
In 485 PTZ mode menu screen, press
2.
In Baudrate setup screen, press baudrate button and press
the selection, press
button to confirm. To cancel
button. When the “Complete” message appears on the LCD screen,
the mode switch is completed.
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3.4
Controller Setup
In Controller setup, user can configure the password, timer, brightness and contrast of the LCD screen,
switch mode, and view system version.
Set a Password for System Controller
To setup the password of System Controller for security issue.
1. At main menu screen, press the
button to enter Controller setup screen.
button to enter Lock setup
2.
Press
screen.
3.
Press
button to enter the
Password setup screen.
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4.
Press
function.
5.
The password enter screen will appear.
Using numeric key pad to enter the
password (6 numbers). After entered
password, press Enter button.
6.
When user sees the “Complete” message,
it means the operation is done.
button to enable password
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Change the Password of the System Controller
i
The password function will be enabling after password changed.
1.
At main menu screen, press the
button to enter Controller setup screen.
2.
Press
screen.
3.
Press
button to enter the
Password setup screen.
4.
Press
button and the Password
Change screen will appear.
5.
Using numeric key pad to enter the current
password (6 numbers). After entered
password, press Enter button.
button to enter System Lock
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6.
After entered the current password, the
new password screen will appear.
7.
Using numeric key pad to enter the new
password (6 numbers) and press Enter to
confirm.
8.
After entered the new password, the
password confirm screen will appear.
9.
Using numeric key pad to re-enter the new
password and press Enter button to
confirm.
10. When user sees the “Complete” message,
it means the operation is done.
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Set the Timer
Set a period time for System Controller idling over the setup time to switch to rest status.
1.
At main menu screen, press the
button to enter Controller setup screen.
2.
Press
screen.
3.
button to enter the Timer
Press
setup screen.
4.
Press
button to enable the timer.
Press again will disable the timer.
5.
and
Press s
adjust the time.
6.
Press
button to enter System Lock
button to
button to confirm the setting.
To cancel, press
button.
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Adjusting the Brightness of LCD Screen
To adjust the back light brightness of the LCD screen.
5.
At main menu screen, press the
button to enter Controller setup screen.
6.
Press
screen.
7.
button to enter the Back
Press
light brightness setup screen.
8.
Press s
button to enter LCD setup
and
button to
adjust the brightness. Press
button
to confirm the setting. To cancel, press
button.
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Adjusting the Contrast of LCD Screen
6.
At main menu screen, press the
button to enter Controller setup screen.
7.
Press
screen.
8.
button to enter the Contrast
Press
setup screen.
9.
and
Press
the brightness.
10. Press
button to enter LCD setup
button to adjust
button to confirm the setting.
To cancel, press
button.
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Viewing System Version Information
4.
At main menu screen, press the
button to enter Controller setup screen.
5.
Press
button to enter System
Menu screen.
6.
Press
button to view current
system version. Press
from the screen.
button exit
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