How to configure the Spectra Pro P1220 Park Action or Startup Action.

Issue

How to configure the Spectra Pro P1220 to go to a Preset location on either a power up or after x amount of time.

Product Line

Pelco Cameras

Environment

  • Spectra Pro P1220

Cause

Camera not pointed in a desired direction / position after power on or PTZ movement.

Resolution

The Park Action and Startup Action option requires a Preset or Preset Tour to have been programed into the camera. These options are also in the Settings > Imaging menu.
 

  1. Access the camera using the web interface (web browser).
     
  2. Login if required and access the Settings > Imaging > Positioning menu




     
  3. Select the desired option and then Save on the left side of the page.
     

Park Action
This feature enables camera to operate a Tour or a Preset after a period of time when camera hasn’t received any operational command from user. The period of time before activation can also be customized

  • None - Select None to disable park action. (Default settings)
  • Activate Tour - Select Activate Tour and choose a tour from the drop-down menu to be operated after camera has parked without action for a period.
  • Go to Preset - Select Go to Preset and choose a preset from the drop-down menu to be operated after camera has parked without action for a period.
  • Dwell Time - To define how many minute(s) the camera has parked without any action before operating a Tour or a Preset
     

Startup Action
This feature enables camera to operate a Tour / Preset or move back to the pan central point when powered on.

  • Go to Pan Center Point - Camera will move to the defined central point when powered on.
  • Activate Tour - Select Activate Tour and choose a tour from the drop-down menu to be operated when camera is powered on.
  • Go to Preset - Select Go to Preset and choose a preset from the drop-down menu to be operated when camera is powered on.