DOS command to copy flat files to and from floppy disk in Matrix system

Issue

What is the DOS command to copy flat files to and from floppy disk?

Product Line

Pelco Matrix

Environment

CM9700-CC1

CM9760

CM9765

CM9770

CM9780

Cause

Save and transfer files from and into the Matrix system

Resolution

Replace with the actual file name. Press the "Enter" key after each command.

 

Command Syntax
Copy file from CC1 to floppy copy FLATFILE NAME .* a:
Copy file from floppy to CC1 copy a:FLATFILE NAME.*

 

To copy configuration files from a 3.5 floppy to the CC1, follow the steps below:

  1. Press Control Q. This will shut the system down and bring up to the DOS prompt.
  2. Type, " COPY A: FLATFILENAME.* ENTER " (Flat file name can either be " TEST " or " NODE1" if default flat file name has not been changed).
  3. Select ' A ' for all and then select ENTER. You now see the number of files copied. The flat files have now been copied to your CC1.
  4. To restart system, select one of the following options:
    1. Type " STARTUP " at the DOS prompt (Version 9 only) then select ENTER.
    2. Type " FLAT FILE NAME " at the DOS prompt (Version 7 or 8 only) then select ENTER.
    3. Press the reset button on the front of your CM9700 CPU.

To copy configuration files from the CC1 to a 3.5 floppy , follow the steps below:

  1. Press Control Q. This will shut the system down and bring up to the DOS prompt.
  2. Type " COPY FLATFILENAME.* A: ENTER " (Flat file name can either be " TEST " or " NODE1" if default flat file name has not been changed). Files have now been copied to the floppy.
  3. To restart system, select one of the following options:
    1. Type " STARTUP " at the DOS prompt (Version 9 only) then select ENTER.
    2. Type " FLAT FILE NAME " at the DOS prompt (Version 7 or 8 only) then select ENTER.
    3. Press the reset button on the front of your CM9700 CPU.