Programming an alarm pattern for Spectra II

Issue

How do I get the Spectra II to respond to an alarm?

Product Line

Pelco Cameras

Environment

  • Spectra II
  • Genex 4000
  • KBD4000

Cause

Unable to get the Spectra II to respond to an activated alarm

Resolution

To change the alarm pattern:

  •  Program preset 95 (28). The main menu appears.
  •  Position the cursor (>) beside Alarms, Zone Blank.
  •  Press the Iris Open button to enter the Alarms, Zone Blank menu.
  •  Position the cursor (>) beside Alarm Pattern.
  •  Press the Iris Open button to enter the Alarm Pattern menu.
  •  Position the cursor (>) beside the number of the alarm input for which you want to set the pattern.
  •  Press the Iris Open button. The cursor moves to the right, beside the words Full Pat, Half Pat 1, Half Pat 2, or No Pattern.  (*NOTE - Set to FULL PATTERN or pattern will not be recalled when alarm is activated)
  •  Move the joystick up or down to toggle between the choices.
  • SELECT - Press the Iris Open button on your keyboard to select your choice.
  • CANCEL - Press the Iris Close button if you do not want to change the setting.