How to create an Auto-Login Operator and associate a Start Macro with the CM9700 System Manager Software.

Issue

Sometimes certain functions are needed upon system startup that can be automated with a auto-login operator and start macro.

Product Line

Pelco Matrix

Environment

  • CM9700 System Manager Software: Version 9.03.032
  • CM9700-CC1: Version 9.03.055

Cause

Auto Login-Operators and Start Macros can be useful in the following ways:

  • Automatically arm alarms
  • Start camera switch sequence
  • Call cameras to presets 

Resolution

Creating the Auto-Login Operator:

Step 1: Open saved CM9700 system manager .PSM file

Step 2: Select Add Device from the upper left of the program.

Step 3: Click the Select Device Type drop down and select Auto-Login Operator, click next and then finish.

Note:  You should now see the Auto-Login Operator in the device tree port number 3.

Adding a startup Macro:

Step 1: Select the Auto-Login Operator from the device tree and notice the available options in the lower left of the screen.

Step 2: Select the Start Macro drop down and select the macro you would like to run at startup.

For instructions on exporting flat files once programming is finished refer to Lessons Learned Article #10699