Is the KBD300A keyboard compatible with a DX4500/DX4600 Series DVR?

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Issue

  • Is the KBD300A keyboard compatible with a DX4500/DX4600 Series digital video recorders (DVR)?
  • Is the KBD300A compatible with the DX4600 Series DVR using a PV140?

Product Line

Pelco Video Management

Environment

  • DX4500/DX4600 (version 1.3 or higher)
  • KBD300A (version 5.0 or higher)
  • KBD300USBKIT
  • Belkin Model F5U409V1 USB to Serial

Cause

Compatibility of Versions for DX4500/DX4600 with KBD300A through KBD300USBKIT.

Resolution

  1. DX4500/DX4600 requires to be version 1.3 or higher
  2. KBD300A requires to be version 5.0 or higher
  3. Click Here - KBD300USBKIT for detailed installation instructions and update notes for existing DX4500/DX4600.

To operate the keyboard with the DVR it require a KBD300USBKIT or KBD300USBKIT-X, depending on VAC. See table for description of the accessories.   

Accessories Description
KBD300A KBD300A desktop keyboard with full switching and programming capabilities and
 joystick control of PTZ functions; requires a KDB300USBKIT or a KBD300USBKIT-X
KBD300USBKIT Remote keyboard wiring kit (120 VAC) for KBD300A
KBD300USBKIT-X Remote keyboard wiring kit (230 VAC) for KBD300A

NOTES:
Requires the Belkin Model F5U409V1 USB to Serial Adapter which is no longer available through Pelco.
* On the KBD300A keyboard, turn dip switch #6 and 7 to ON.
* The keyboard does not support connection to the RS232C connector on the DX4500/DX4600 Series.