When power cycled, the Spectra III or IV shows Configuration Done briefly and then disappears with no PTZ movement.


When setting up a  Spectra III or IV the startup text "Configuration Done" should stay on screen until PTZ is initiated.

Product Line

Pelco Cameras, Pelco Video Management


  • Spectra III
  • Spectra IV SE


If a Spectra III or IV is configured for UTP communication but is receiving a coax signal then it will result in false data to be received.


Use a UTP communication method to communicate with the camera,


Turn dip switch SW2-9 off to disable the UTP setting in the camera.

Either above method should result in proper data communication with the Spectra III or IV, resolving the issue.

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