How to connect a GE KTD-313 Data Converter to communicate with a DS System?

Issue

DSSRV fails to control GE/Kalatel PTZ camera using GE KTD-313 Data Converter.

Product Line

Pelco Video Management

Environment

  • DSSRV - All versions
  • DS Xpress - All versions
  • DS RealVue Xpress - All versions
  • GE KTD-313 Data Converter
  • GE/Kalatel PTZ camera

Cause

Configuration of GE KTD-313 is not known or baud rate settings are not set correctly.

Resolution

 

Configure the DS system to Pelco D No Parity Protocol which uses a Baud rate of 2400.
Set GE KTD-313 DIP switches 1-3 to ON (Up), 4 to OFF (Down) and 5-6 to ON (Up).

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