How to configure time and date on the CM6800 or CM6800E Matrix Switcher.

Issue

Time and Date displayed incorrect.

Product Line

Pelco Matrix

Environment

CM6800 Matrix Switcher
CM6800E Matrix Switcher

Cause

Need to configure the Time and Date settings.

Resolution

To set the time and date perform the following steps:  

  1. Select the PGM key. The Password screen appears.
    Note that on the KBD960/KBR960 you must first select MORE and DEF. Then enter the Define PIN (Default: 1234), and select Menu.
  2. Enter the default password: 2899100.  The main menu appears.  
  3. Press 5 on the keypad to enter the Time and Date menu.
  4. Select or enter the month, day, and year of the desired system date with the Iris Open function button.
  5. Select or enter the hour, minute, and second of the desired system time with the Iris Open function button.
  6. Select the on-screen date format.
    OPTIONS: DD/MMM/YY, MMM/DD/YY, YY/MMM/DD, DD/MM/YY, MM/DD/YY YY/MM/DD
  7. Select the on-screen time format. This setting affects the on-screen time displayed on system monitors only.
    OPTIONS: 24Hr, AM/PM (12 Hr)
  8. Press to the right with the joystick while highlighted on the SET TIME & DATE field to apply the changes.

Note: Select PGM to exit out from the matrix Menu.