How do you reset the alarms on a CM8500 matrix?

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Issue

How do you reset the alarms on a CM8500 matrix?

Product Line

Pelco Matrix

Environment

  • CM8500 Series Matrix

Cause

Acknowledgement of active Alarms

Resolution

When an alarm becomes active, the description will appear beneath the camera label on the monitor(s) it was assigned to.

To acknowledge alarms

Enter the Active Alarm number to be acknowledged using the numeric keypad then press the [ALARM ACK] key.

Pressing the [ALARM ACK] key without first entering an alarm number will cause the system to scroll through all active alarms.