No PTZ control of a camera from the DVR5100 Series Hybrid Video Recorder.

Issue

I do not have control of my PTZ camera.

Product Line

Pelco Video Management

Environment

  • DVR5100 Series Hybrid Video Recorder (ver. any)
  • Spectra IV Series camera (ver. any)

Cause

User not selecting the camera by pressing enter on the camera or the bottom left button on the front of the DVR5100  Series Hybrid Video Recorder.

Resolution

Press enter on the PC keyboard or enter on the DVR5100 Series Hybrid Video Recorder when the Camera is selected to give it a blue border. At this point you will have PTZ control of the camera and can use the joystick or mouse to move the camera.