Commands use with the KBD300A attached to a DX4500/DX4600 Series Digital Video Recorder (DVR).

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Issue

What commands do you use with the KBD300a attached to a DX4500/DX4600 Series Digital Video Recorder?

Product Line

Pelco Video Management

Environment

  • DX4500/DX4600 Series
  • KBD300A keyboard
  • PTZ camera

Cause

Control Pan Tilt Zoom (PTZ) system using KBD300A keyboard

Resolution

Keyboard Function Corresponding DX4500/DX4600 Function
Joystick

Pan/Tilt/Zoom:

  • KBD300A SHIFT LED Off:
    • Controls the camera's PTZ operation.
    • Twist the joystick clockwise to zoom in, counterclockwise to zoom out.
    • Move the joystick to stop a pattern.
    • Moves the cursor in the on-screen camera menu.
  • KBD300A SHIFT LED On: Selects a camera pane.
  • On-screen camera menu:
    • Menu tree: Moves the cursor up and down through the on-screen camera menu.
    • Parameter selection: Sequences through the parameter choices.
Lens Control

KBD300A SHIFT LED Off:

  • Viewing video in a camera pane:
    • Near/Far: Press and hold to focus.
    • Open/Close: Press and hold to lighten or darken video view.
  • On-screen camera menu:
    • Near/Far: Increments up and down through the camera menu.
    • Open/Close: Open selects a menu item; Close moves the cursor to the Exit command.
Number + CAM
  •  KBD300A SHIFT LED On: Assigns the selected camera to the first view pane. The remaining view panes are positioned in numerical order. For example, if channel 06 is the first view pane, channel 07 is displayed in the second view pane, and so forth.
Number + PRESET (short)
  •  KBD300A SHIFT LED Off: Moves camera to the programmed preset position. For information about the number of presets supported by a given camera, refer to the camera documentation.
Number + PRESET (long)
  •  KBD300A SHIFT LED Off:
    • Programs the current camera position to the supported preset number.
    • Preset 95 displays the camera menu.
Number + PATTERN (short)
  •  KBD300A SHIFT LED Off: Runs selected programmed. The DX4500/DX4600 supports up to four unique PTZ patterns. For information about the number of patterns supported by a given camera, refer to the camera documentation.
Number + PATTERN (long)
  •  KBD300A SHIFT LED Off: Starts the pattern record mode.
ACK
  •  KBD300A SHIFT LED Off: Stops the pattern record mode.
Number + AUX ON/AUX OFF
  • KBD300A SHIFT LED Off: Turns the specified auxiliary output on/off. 
F2, F3, ON, OFF

KBD300A SHIFT LED On: Selects the division in which channels are displayed in the application window.

  • F2/OFF: Single-division
  • F3/MOM: 4-division
  • AUX ON: 9-division
  • AUX OFF: 16-division