No Control from PTZ cameras connected thru a KBDKIT using a KBD300A in direct mode.

Issue

No PTZ control after adding additional cameras directly to a KBDKIT with a KBD300A keyboard.

Product Line

Pelco Cameras, Pelco Matrix, Pelco Transmission & Power

Environment

  • KBD300A version 4.0 and higher
  • All Pelco compatible PTZ cameras.
  • KBDKIT
  • RS422 Standard

Cause

  • Installation and upgrade.
  • Power loss on the keyboard or PTZ camera.

Resolution

The use of a CM9760-CDU-T will need to be implemented into the application. 

NOTE: Pelco does not recommend more the 1 camera directly connected homerun to a KBDKIT using a KBD300A Direct Camera Control Application.

 

If the KBD300A or PTZ camera had a power loss for X reasons:

  1. Remove the cable from the KBD300A.
  2. Reconnect the cable to the KBD300A.
  3. Press #1 follow by CAM button.
  4. Move the joystick left/righ, up/down and make sure the PTZ camera follows the joystick commands.