Is there a supported PTZ keyboard for DigitalSentry/DS ControlPoint?

Issue

Is there a supported PTZ keyboard for DigitalSentry/DS ControlPoint?

Product Line

Pelco Video Management

Environment

  • DSSRV
  • DS NVs
  • DS Xpress
  • DS RealVue
  • DigitalSentry
  • DS
  • ControlPoint
  • KBD300A
  • KBD5000

Cause

PTZ keyboard needed for PTZ control of cameras.

Resolution

The KBD300A and KBD5000 desktop keyboard is supported by DigitalSentry/ControlPoint.
 

  • The KBD300A keyboard provides full switching and configuration capabilities, as well as  joystick control of PTZ functions. A KDB300USBKIT or a KBD300USBKIT-X is required to connect the keyboard to the DS unit. See the accessories table below for part numbers.
  • The KBD5000 keyboard provides PTZ control. No other accessories are needed for connection to DigitalSentry/ControlPoint.
    • Configures and call pattern and Preset
    • Oncam Grandeye Virtual PTZ (Dewarping)
    • Quick Review
Accessories
Description
KBD300A
KBD300A desktop keyboard with full switching and programming capabilities and
 joystick control of PTZ functions; requires a KDB300USBKIT or a KBD300USBKIT-X
KBD300USBKIT
Remote keyboard wiring kit (120 VAC) for KBD300A
KBD300USBKIT-X
Remote keyboard wiring kit (230 VAC) for KBD300A
KBD5000 KBD5000 desktop keyboard with PTZ control.


Note: When a KBD300A is to be used with Windows 7 system,  the USB convertor supplied with the KBD300USBKIT is not Windows 7 compatible, instead the KBD300USBKIT will need to plugged into COM1 (DB9 connector) of the Windows 7 PC. For Windows 7 an additional driver can be obtained by Calling tech support for assistance to obtain this driver. 1 (800) 289-9100 Digital support.

For information on connecting a KBD300a to a PC running the Digital Sentry software, refer to article: How to connect a KBD300A to a DS System or PC running DS ControlPoint?

For information on connecting a KBD5000 to a PC running the Digital Sentry software, refer to article: KBD5000 Setup and Configuration with DS ControlPoint.