MHVISUAL User guide 11/10-01 PC 2 Contents What MHVISUAL is 4 Use 4 Opening a project 4 Monitoring area 5 Remote control 5 Displaying the device state 6 Using the SCS actuator object 7 Using the Scenario Module object 7 Using the SCS mover object 8 Using the Web Server object 9 Using the camera object 9 Recording a film 10 Taking and saving a picture 10 Using the burglar-alarm control unit object 10 Using the controlled load object 11 Using the temperature control unit object (99-zone central unit) 11 Using the temperature control sensor object (99-zone central unit) 17 Using the temperature control sensor object (4-zone central unit) 18 Using the sound source object 19 Using the Standard amplifier object 20 Using the Power amplifier object 20 Using the clock object 22 Managing an alarm – “Basic” 23 Managing an alarm – “Advanced” 24 3 User guide MHVISUAL What MHVISUAL is Il software MHVISUAL permette di creare un sinottico, cioè una chiara e ordinata rappresentazione dell’impianto SCS installato, allo scopo di fornire uno strumento per comandare l’impianto stesso, tramite un’interfaccia grafica semplice ed intuitiva. Use Opening a project To open the project file double click on the icon of the file itself. The project is opened directly in the Monitoring area. You can now interact with the system by means of the objects in the project. 4 Monitoring area In this area you can interact with the system components and check its state by means of the objects in the project. Open the remote control Open the alarm window Open the option window Remote control In this window you can start, stop and monitor the project. You can also move from one sheet to another and display/hide the levels. Select the sheet Return to the main screen Display/hide the levels Start the monitoring Stop the monitoring Update the display 5 User guide MHVISUAL Displaying the device state The state of the system components can be deduced from the type of icon displayed by the object entered in the project: Object Actuator Off-line/ Undefined state OFF ON Contact Off-line OFF ON Scenario Module Off-line OFF ON Being amended/ created UP DOWN STOP OFF (design only) ON/On-line OFF (design only) On-line Not Inserted Inserted OFF ON OFF (design only) On-line OFF (design only) On-line OFF (design only) ON OFF (design only) ON OFF ON OFF ON OFF ON Mover Web Server Camera Burglar-alarm control unit Load Temperature control unit 99 zones Temperature control unit 4 zones Master sensor Slave sensor Sound source Standard amplifier Power amplifier 6 State Off-line/ Undefined state Off-line/ Web Server cannot be reached Off-line Off-line/ Undefined state Off-line/ Undefined state Off-line/ Undefined state Off-line/ Undefined state Off-line/ Undefined state Off-line/ Undefined state Off-line/ Undefined state Off-line/ Undefined state Off-line/ Undefined state Bulb burnt (dimmer only) Alarm being given Using the SCS actuator object This object gives a synchronised view of the state of the actuator in the system. Touching it changes the state (in both ON/OFF and dimmer modes). ON OFF ON OFF Using the Scenario Module object When configured as Module of scenarios actually existing in the system, this object can be used to activate the scenarios saved in the module itself. New scenarios may also be created, or the existing ones amended. List of scenario Modules Scenario Management pushbuttons Scenario list Enables/disables the saved scenario Block/unblock the Management mode Starts the recording of a new scenario or adds actions to an existing scenario Stops recording Deletes the actions of the selected scenario Deletes all scenarios (including the ones already in the Scenario Module). Example – Creating a new scenario (scenario 3) 1 > Select the scenario to save 2 > Unblock the Management mode 1 2 7 User guide MHVISUAL 3 > Start the recording of the scenario The object display changes to indicate the recording status 3 4 - 5 > Activate the actions making up the scenario (e.g. lights on, shutters down) 4 5 6 > Stop recording 6 Using the SCS mover object This object gives a synchronised view of the state of the actuator in the system. Touching it changes the state. UP STOP The SCS mover object is divided into three parts, each of which gives a different command DOWN UP 8 DOWN STOP Using the Web Server object This object gives a synchronised view of the Web Server installed in the system. On touching it the parameter visual display appears, where there are some device parameters. Parameter visual display List of connected Web Servers Connected Web Server data Other connected Web Server data Using the camera object This object gives a synchronised view of the cameras installed in the system. On touching it the parameter visual display appears and from this you can take instant photographs, record films and switch the cameras ON/OFF. Photo folder Film folder Cancel Camera list Display photo/films Switch camera OFF Stop film Rename film Save photo Take picture Record film Control picture 9 User guide MHVISUAL Recording a film Record Stop Select a compression Select a film and click display film The film is played Taking and saving a picture Save picture Take picture Select a picture in the photo folder Save the picture in the folder required Using the burglar-alarm control unit object This object can manage the alarms in a system which uses a burglar-alarm control unit. If an alarm is signalled in the burglaralarm control unit a red indicator appears. On clicking on the object a visual display is opened. • State displays whether the burglar-alarm system is switched ON • Battery displays whether the battery is working • Zones controlled displays the active zones (white background) and if there is an alarm the zone involved (zone number in red) • Other zones displays the other zones (connectors, auxiliaries and the control unit) • Technical displays the technical alarms • System system IP address Click on “ALARM” to display the Alarm window, where the alarm in progress can be displayed and dealt with (see “Alarms” section). 10 Using the controlled load object This object gives a synchronised view of the devices connected to a load control unit. Load state Load force Priority If there is an overload, one of these devices may be disabled. Click on the push button at the right of the deactivated load to force the state to reactivate it. Using the temperature control unit object (99-zone central unit) This object can set the temperature and set the antifreeze/thermal protection mode for the whole temperature control system. There are some programs to set the system temperature. These can be selected in the Temperature control Programs section. System mode of operation Control unit mode System management push buttons 11 User guide MHVISUAL Set the temperature >> Select MANUAL 1 > Set the temperature 2 > Confirm 1 2 The mode of operation (Manual Heating) now appear in the window 12 Set ACTIVATE HOLIDAY This function can select a particular daily profile for a determined period. >> Enter the Temperature control Programs section 1 > Select ACTIVATE HOLIDAY 2 > Confirm 1 2 1 > Select date and time (e.g. 19/10/10, time 14:36) 2 > Select a weekly program (e.g. heating 2) 3 > Confirm 1 2 3 The Holiday Heating mode now appears in the window The holiday program will be performed until 14:36 on October 19th 2010. After that date, heating program 2 will be activated. 13 User guide MHVISUAL Set ACTIVATE WEEKLY PROGRAM This function can select a weekly program saved in the temperature control unit. >> Enter the Temperature control Programs section 1 > Select ACTIVATE WEEKLY PROGRAM 2 > Confirm 1 2 1 > Select a weekly program (e.g. heating 3) 2 > Confirm 1 2 The Heating Program mode now appears in the window With this option the system will work in automatic mode following the program set in heating program 3. 14 Set ACTIVATE SCENARIO This function can select a scenario from those saved in the temperature control unit. >> Enter the Temperature control Programs section 1 > Select ACTIVATE SCENARIO 2 > Confirm 1 2 1 > Select a scenario (e.g. heating scenario 4) 2 > Confirm 1 2 The Heating Program mode now appears in the window In this mode different temperatures can be saved in various zones of the system as saved in heating scenario 4. 15 User guide MHVISUAL Set HOLIDAYS This function can set the Holiday mode. >> Enter the Temperature control Programs section 1 > Select HOLIDAYS 2 > Confirm 1 2 1 > Select date and time (e.g. 29/10/10, time 14:51) 2 > Select a weekly program (e.g. heating 2) 3 > Confirm 1 2 3 The Holidays Heating mode now appears in the window In this way the system will remain in antifreeze mode until 14:51 on October 29th 2010. After that date, heating program 2 will be activated. 16 Using the temperature control sensor object (99-zone central unit) This object can control a temperature control sensor in the system. Click on the object in the Monitoring area to display the sensor data and set the temperature and the antifreeze/thermal protection mode and the forced switching off of the zone. Temperature measured by the sensor Sensor operation mode Zones mode Sensor list (master only) Sensor management push buttons Programmed temperature Variation of the temperature made manually by the sensor (L/N/NT4692 only) Sensor management push buttons Set the temperature manually Return to the mode previously selected Set the antifreeze/thermal protection mode Set the forced switching off of the zone Set the Fan-coil sensor speed, if applicable Example – Increase the temperature by 0.5 °C with respect to that set by the control unit. The new temperature set and the mode of operation (Manual Heating) now appear in the window 17 User guide MHVISUAL Using the temperature control sensor object (4-zone central unit) This object is used to display the temperatures measured and set, detected by the system sensors. For the “Fan-coil” sensors, the fan-coil speed can also be set. Measured temperature Programmed temperature Open Fan-coil management Set the fan-coil speed Example – Setting the minimum speed of the fan-coil of a Fan-coil sensor. Now the fan-coil speed is set at the minimum regime. 18 Using the sound source object This object can control a sound source in the system. Open/close source management window Back List of sources Next Open/close the room management screen The room management screen can be used to set in which rooms a sound source can be listened to. Enable/disable room Enable/disable all rooms 19 User guide MHVISUAL Example – Save a station tuned as “station 1” > Open the source management window 1 > Tune the frequency desired 2 > Click MEM 3 > Click 1 to save the station 1 2 3 Using the Standard amplifier object This object configured like an amplifier really present in the system (only point-point mode) can command and display the state of the amplifier itself. ON/OFF Volume - Volume + ON The amplifier object is divided into 4 parts. The central part displays the state and switches the amplifier ON/OFF. The push buttons to left and right adjust the volume while the volume level appears in the lower visual display. Volume + OFF Using the Power amplifier object This object, configured as power amplifier really present in the system, provides the user with the possibility of controlling and displaying the amplifier status. Differently from the standard amplifier, it is possible (using the appropriate screens) to perform advanced sound adjustments. Switch on/off = click Open the Adjustment screen = press and hold down Volume - Volume + Volume level 20 While in the Monitoring area, click and hold down the central section of the amplifier for more than 5 seconds to display the following screen to perform several sound adjustments: Volume adjustment Treble Bass adjustment adjustment Left/right channel balance adjustment Selection of equalisation curves (preset or custom) +5 sec. 3D effect adjustment Open the Equalizer screen Switch the amplifier on/off Enable/disable “Loudness” mode By opening the Equalizer screen it is possible to perform advanced adjustments, which can then be saved Name selection Save curve Advanced adjustments 21 User guide MHVISUAL Example - Saving a customised curve (user 3). 1 > Select the curve to be customised 2 > Perform the desired sound adjustments 3 > Click Save to save the curve 2 3 1 Using the clock object This object can display/set the system time. Update all the systems connected to the date and time set Synchronise the Web Server time with the PC clock If the object is set to display the system time, on clicking on it (Monitoring area) a window appears where the system time and date can be set. 22 Managing an alarm – “Basic” Example: An SCS mover object has been configured to generate an alarm when it receives an UP command (rolling shutter raised); send a STOP command to end the alarm or reset the alarm by pressing the Force alarm reset key. When an indication is given that the system has generated an alarm click on the Alarm icon. The Alarm given window is displayed. A To end the alarm send a STOP command to end the alarm or reset the alarm by pressing the Force alarm reset key. B Use the mover which has generated the alarm to send a STOP command to the device in the system. OR Click on the “Force alarm reset” key to force its reset. In the Event history window, on selecting an alarm all the events linked to the alarm itself are shown (pink background). The “history” can thus be reconstructed. Start alarm (UP) End alarm (STOP) Start alarm (UP) Forced reset A B 23 User guide MHVISUAL Managing an alarm – “Advanced” Example: the burglar-alarm control unit has detected an intrusion alarm in zone 1. Click on the Alarm icon to display the Alarms given window which shows the origin and cause of the alarm. Then enter the Alarms to manage window by clicking on the key. Then proceed following the diagram shown below: Alarms to manage Change state System Change state A Double click Undertaken Reset on the field Alarm closed Alarms given Forced reset Change state B Alarm closed The Event history shows how the alarms have been managed. 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