Configuring Preset Tours on a DX8100 Series HVR

Issue

Preset tour not working

Product Line

Pelco Video Management

Environment

  • DX8100 Series

Cause

Programming error.

Resolution

CONFIGURING PRESET TOURS

Accessing a Preset Tour Group:

  1. On the DX8100 toolbar, click the Live button .
     
  2. On the PTZ keypad, click the Set button  and click the Pgm button .
     
  3. Verify the preset tour group dialog box opens.

                  

Adding Presets to a Tour

To add a preset to a tour:

  1. Select the preset tour (1-4) that you want to program from the drop-down box.
  2. Click the check box beside one of the presets you want to add to the tour.
  3. Double click in the Dwell Time field of a preset, increase or decrease the time (in seconds) at which the camera will remain during that sequence of the tour.
  4. Repeat steps 1 and 2 for each additional preset you want to add to the tour.
  5. Click Add to Group
  6. Click Save
  7. Click Exit to return to the main menu.
     

Deleting Presets from a Tour

To delete presets from a tour:

  1. Access the Preset tour group dialog box
  2. Click the box beside one or more presets you want to delete from the preset tour group.
  3. Click Delete.
  4. Click Save
  5. Click Exit to return to the main screen.
     

ACTIVATING A PRESET TOUR

To activate a preset tour:

  1. On the DX8100 toolbar, click the Live button .
  2. On the PTZ keypad, click the Set button  and then click the Pgm button to bring up the Preset Tour Group dialog box.
  3. From the drop-down box, select the preset tour (1-4) you want to activate.
  4. Click Save.
  5. Click Apply.
  6. Click Exit to return to the main screen.
  7. Click the Set button on the PTZ keypad to exit programming mode.
  8. Click the Preset button on the PTZ keypad to activate the tour.

       
     

DEACTIVATING A PRESET TOUR

To deactivate a preset tour, do one of the following:

  • Use the mouse to move the on-screen PTZ control.
  • Activate a PTZ preset.