Can the camera name be changed on the CM6800E with the KBD300A?

Issue

Can the camera name be changed on the CM6800E with the KBD300A?

Product Line

Pelco Matrix

Environment

  • CM6800E Matrix Switcher
  • KBD300A keyboard

Cause

The default camera title (CAM 1) can be changed in the Camera menu in the CM6800E Main Menu.

Resolution

  1. Press and hold the PGM key on the KBD300A keyboard. The Password screen appears.
  2. At the ******* prompt, enter the password. (Default Password: 2899100). The Main Menu appears.
  3. Press 1 on the keyboard to enter the CAMERA menu.
  4. In the CAMERA field, select the logical camera number of the video input to be defined.
  5. Select the camera title. This title (up to 20 characters) appears on the monitor during real-time camera display.
    5a. Navigate to the position in the camera title that you want to change.
    5b. Use F1 and F2 to scroll through the camera title characters; once you reach the desired character for that position, navigate to the next position.

    The default title characters are 26 upper case letters and the numbers 0-9. You can add special characters through the Select Characters screen (described below), or through the CM6800-MGR.

  6. To return to active video, Press the PGM key twice.