How to configure a Park Time Action on a Spectra IV camera using the DX8100 Series HVR.

Issue

How to configure a Park Time Action on a Spectra Series camera using the DX8100 Series HVR.

Product Line

Pelco Cameras, Pelco Video Management

Environment

  • Spectra IV Series
  • DX8100 Series HVR
  • DX8000 Series DVR

Cause

Would like for Spectra IV to follow pattern after manual movement of camera is stopped.

Resolution

To setup Park Time Action using the DX8100:

  1. Go to the PTZ keypad toolbar on the DX8100 (right side of the live view)
  2. Select Set (Turns blue)
  3. Select 95 then Preset
  4. On the On Screen Display navigate using the arrow keypad
  5. Go to Dome Settings Open Iris to enter menu
  6. Go to Motion
  7. Go to Park Time (minutes) Open Iris to enter menu
  8. Go to Park Action (set desired action i.e. Pattern 1, Preset 1) Open Iris to save
  9. Hit close Iris twice to get to the main menu and select Open Iris to Exit

Now when manual movement has stopped for the desired time the camera will follow it's Park Time action.