How is keyboard priority applied to the CM6800 Matrix Switch using a KBD300A Universal Keyboard?


Need to set keyboard priority.

Product Line

Pelco Matrix


KBD300A Keyboard all versions

CM6800 Matrix Switcher all versions


Priority levels need to be set.


1.   Press the PGM key. At the prompt, enter the password (default is 2899100). The CM6800 Main Menu appears.
2.   Select PRIORITY. The Set Keyboard Priority Menu screen appears.
3.   For each keyboard connected to the specified port, assign a priority level (01-08).          
      Level 1 = highest priority
      Level 8 = lowest priority
4.   Select RETURN, and RETURN again.

NOTE: Levels 1 - 3 have the ability to access programming screens. Levels 4-8 cannot access programming screens.
The lowest level or keyboards located at the same level will access devices on first-come, first-served basis.