Which options are available for VCD5202 audio output.

Issue

How is camera audio handled by the VCD5202

Product Line

Pelco Video Management

Environment

  • VCD5202 Version 2.3.3.023
  • KBD5000 Version 1.25

Cause

Audio can be outputted by the VCD5202 three different ways depending on setup.

Resolution

The following options are available for audio output on the VCD5202.

Important Note:  Before testing audio, verify that the VCD5202 is either logged in with the admin user or other user with a "Role" that includes Services "Monitor audio"
Refer to Lessons Learned Article LL#12273 "How to configure Endura users and roles using the WS5000 software"


 

1. KBD5000 internal speaker (located under the KBD5000)

Figure 1.A

Note: When the KBD5000 is connected to the VCD5202 the rear line-out (Figure 1.D) of the VCD5202 is disabled and all audio is forwarded to the KBD5000.

  • The speaker volume can be adjusted by entering a volume number and pressing the AUXbutton.


Figure 1.B


2. KBD5000 Speaker line-out.

Speakers can be connected to the green color coded line-out on the rear of the KBD5000 (This will disable the KBD5000 internal speaker)

Figure 1.C

 


         

3. VCD5202 speaker line-out.

Figure 1.D

       

Note: This option will only work if no KBD5000 is connected to the VCD5202.

  • Volume level can be adjusted by holding CTRL and pressing the left and right arrow keys on the standard keyboard.