Analog way Ascender 32 LE Quick start guide

Analog way Ascender 32 LE Quick start guide
QUICK START GUIDE
Ascender 32 LE - 4K - Ref. ASC32LE-4K
Thank you for choosing Analog Way and the Ascender 32 LE - 4K. By following these simple steps, you
will be able to set up and use your Powerful multi-screen Seamless Switcher based on Analog Way’s
LiveCore™ platform within minutes. Discover the Ascender 32 LE - 4K capabilities and intuitive interface
while commanding top-notch presentations and unleash your creativity for a new experience in show and
event management.
WHAT’S IN THE BOX
Register
your product
Go on our website to register your product(s)
and be notified about new firmware versions:
http://bit.ly/AW-Register
• 1 x Ascender 32 LE - 4K (ASC32LE-4K)
• 1 x Power supply cord
• 1 x Ethernet cross cable (for device control)
• 1 x MCO 10 pin connector
• 1 x Web-based Remote Control Software included and hosted on the device
• 1 x Rack mount kit (the parts are stowed in the packaging foam)
• 1 x User manual (PDF version)*
• 1 x Quick start guide*
* User manual and quick start guide are also available on www.analogway.com
CAUTION!
The use of rear rack support
slide rails for all rack mounted
applications is highly recommended. Damage caused by
improper rack mounting will not
be covered under warranty.
QUICK INSTALL AND SETUP
Connecting with the Web RCS
- Download AW Browser on www.analogway.com
to use the Web RCS.
The Ascender 32 LE - 4K uses standard ethernet
LAN networking. To connect the Web RCS to your
new Ascender 32 LE - 4K, you first need to connect
a computer to the Ascender 32 LE - 4K using the
Ethernet cable.
Open AW Browser and enter the IP address of the
Ascender 32 LE - 4K displaying on the front panel
screen.
The connection should start.
Often, computers are set to DHCP client (automatic
IP detection) mode. You may need to change the
IP address configuration on your computer before
you can connect. These settings are found in the
properties for your LAN network adaptor, and vary
by operating system.
The default IP address on the Ascender 32 LE - 4K
is 192.168.2.140 with a netmask of 255.255.255.0.
Therefore, you can assign your computer a static
IP address of 192.168.2.100 and a netmask of
255.255.255.0 and should be able to connect.
If the connection is not starting, please see:
• Be sure the computer IP address is on the same
network and subnet as the Ascender 32 LE - 4K.
• Be sure that two devices do not have the same IP
address (prevent IP conflicts)
• Check your network cable. You will need a
crossover ethernet cable if you are connecting
directly from the Ascender 32 LE - 4K to the
computer. If a hub or switch is involved, use
straight ethernet cables.
• For more information, please see the user manual
or contact Analog Way Technical Support.
Once you have successfully connected, the flash
app will automatically download and launch in AW
Browser. When the two icons in the bottom right
corner of the screen turn green, the Web RCS is ready
to use. If you are having trouble synchronizing, try
clearing the cache and refreshing the page (ctrl+F5
in most browsers):
- ASC32LE-4K: will turn green when connected
- Synch OK: will turn green when the Web RCS has
finished synchronizing.
CAUTION:
The user should avoid disconnecting the power source
(AC input) until the unit is in stand-by mode. Failure to
do this could result in hard drive data corruption.
Removal Power supply:
100-240 VAC; 8A;
50/60Hz; 405W; internal,
autoswitchable
(6 x HD15 & 6 x DVI-A)
- 12 x 3G/HD/SD-SDI
- 12 x Universal Analog
(Dual link/4K available on Inputs #4, #8 & #12)
- 3 x DisplayPort
(6 x DVI-I & 3 x DVI-D / Dual link available on
Inputs #2, #6 and #10)
Inputs #1 to #12:
- 6 x HDMI (including 3 x HDMI 4K)
- 9 x DVI-I
On/Off - Stand-by:
Press once and select YES for stand-by
mode. Hold for 3 seconds for stand-by
mode to force power off
RS232 port:
Reserved for
manufacturer
4 x USB Plugs
USB Plug
4.3’’ TFT color display
Tally
See User’s Manual for details
Ethernet Plug
Frame Lock:
Analog Frame Lock input
and loop output
Device sync.:
Used for effect sync in
multi-machine mode.
Menu scroll
knob
Monitoring Preview output:
- 2 x Universal Analog (HD15 & DVI-A)
- 1 x DVI-I
- 2 x SD/HD/3G SDI
- 1 x RGBs/RGsB/RGB/YPrBr/YC/comp
Analog output
Output #1, #2, #3 & #4
- 4 x Universal Analog (HD15 & DVI-A)
- 4 x DVI-I (DVI Dual-Link on outputs #1 & #3,
DVI/HDMI 4K on outputs #2 and #4)
- 4 x Video Optical SFP module cage
- 4 x 3G/HD/SD-SDI
The ip address can be changed from
the front panel in the Control menu.
Link cables:
Use the 3 link cables to share inputs/outputs
in the additive modularity configuration.
Control:
Exit/Menu: Home menu or back one level
Enter: Validate the menu or command
Contextual
buttons
ASCENDER 32 LE - 4K - REF. ASC32LE-4K / FRONT & REAR PANELS DESCRIPTION
Solid orange:
TIP: Always try to use native resolution of your screens/
projectors to avoid additional scaling.
Output settings:
Under this menu you have access to the HDCP ON/OFF feature,
Optical SFP restart and test pattern possibilities.
Other settings are available for layers, please refer to the user
manual.
• Drag sources into layers to change the source
• Load and place all your layer with your mouse and use the take
button to send it to your program
• Resize or reposition your layer by clicking and dragging the layer.
Preconfig.: Setup assistant for adjusting all basic setups.
Outputs: Manage your outputs and have access to every settings
and parameters.
Inputs: Configure your inputs connected to your Ascender 32 LE ‑ 4K.
Library: Load your Logos and Frames into the system.
Logos: Configure Logos and Frames selections.
Confidence: Configure the Confidence monitor.
Monitoring: Configure the operator’s monitor including the
resolution and choice of layout, to show input or output preview
combinations.
Blending: Configure the blending.
Services: Access to all Analog Way maintenance services (update, ...).
Control: Access all control settings.
Contextual button
Blinking green:
Once your setup is complete, click on the EDIT tab to start building
your presets.
Layer/source selected and is not currently
active on the Program output
SETUP MENU
Layer/source selected and is currently
active on the Program output
Blinking red:
Output format/rate:
Under SETUP > OUTPUT, click on the selected output on the
left to have access to the setup. Then choose the format and
rate. (Rate choice is only available for Preview output, the main
outputs will use the rate defined under SETUP > Preconfig >
Internal rate, Framelock, etc.)
Click on SETUP > INPUT > GENERAL to have an overview of your
inputs.
Operation mode:
Choose your operation mode using the setup menu (SETUP >
Preconfig > screens) to drag and drop your unused output to
the selected mode.
• To reset a preset, please click on the preset number holding
SHIFT on your keyboard. Then into the windows below click on
the reset button
• You can load your preset at any time on Program or Preview
by clicking on the preset number (with the Save mode button
disabled), or simply drag and drop the preset into the Program
or Preview windows.
• Click on SAVE MODE then choose your preset number.
Once you build a preset, you can save it as one of the 144 preset
slots the Ascender 32 LE - 4K offers.
PRESET MANAGEMENT
Click on your ACTIVE PLUG in order to choose the displayed
input.
Click on the SETUP PLUG to set a specific plug without choosing
it as the active displayed plug. (Not necessarily displayed).
As each input has multiple input plugs, you must choose one
plug to display as this input. The remaining non-displayed plugs
remain active and can still be configured.
Individual input setting:
Click on the left on the individual input setup in order to define
your input
Click on AUTOSET ALL to launch the automatic detection of all
inputs.
INPUT SETUP
OUTPUT SETUP
EDIT
#1 = Source is on Preview
#2 = Function available for modification
#1 = Source is on the Program output
#2 = Freeze enable
#3 = Stand-by button
#4 = Preset Selection
Solid green:
Solid red:
BUTTON COLOR USAGE
OPERATION OVERVIEW
WEB RCS STRUCTURE
SETUP
Click on SETUP, then go to the preconfig
button. The Setup assistant is here to help
you to set up step by step your unit by
following an interactive tutorial.
EDIT
The EDIT mode is the place where you will
manage all your configurations. You will
manage your inputs, your layers in terms
of size position effect etc… your Frames
and Logos. You can save all your screen
configurations into presets
LIVE
The LIVE mode is the section where you
will start operating your show. You can play
preset one after the other on a real timeline
adding some parameters like duration or
wait for user interaction.
WARRANTY AND SERVICE
This Analog Way product has a 3 year warranty on parts and labor, back to factory. This warranty does not
include faults resulting from user negligence, special modifications, electrical surges, abuse (drop/crush),
and/or other unusual damage. In the unlikely event of a malfunction, please contact your local Analog Way
office for service.
GOING FURTHER WITH THE ASCENDER 32 LE - 4K
For complete details and operations procedures, please refer to the LiveCore’s unit User’s Manual and our
website for further information: www.analogway.com
15-SEP-2020
ASC32LE-4K - QSG
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