Set a specific resolution on a VCD5202 and NET5402R

Issue

Need to set a specific resolution on Endura 2.0 viewing devices.

Product Line

Pelco Monitors, Pelco Video Management

Environment

  • VCD5202 all versions
  • NET5402R all versions

Cause

Auto resolution detection doesn't select the desired resolution, or does not function due to monitor extenders in use between device and monitor.

Resolution

  1. Download the scripts for Decoder or VCD as needed:
    NET5402R Set Resolution Scripts
    VCD5202 Set Resolution Scripts
     
  2. Extract the zip archive to hard disk.
     
  3. Log into Pelco Utilities using your admin login [Default username: admin, password: admin]
     
  4. Go to the Scripts tab and Import and click the Import button.
     
  5. Browse to and open the script (*.xml) extracted from step 2 and click Open.
     
  6. Click the System Attributes tab.
     
  7. Right-click the NET5402R-HD Decoder or VCD5202, hover over the Scripts popup dialog, then select the Change Resolution script name that was imported from step 5.
     
  8. Follow onscreen directions to set desired resolution.
  • Notes:
    • Optional resolutions are 800x600, 1024x768, 1280x1024, and 1920x1080
    • NET5402R-HD is capable of driving two high definition displays up to 2560 x 1600 if autodetection is working properly