Mitsubishi Electric DX-ZD6UE Installation And Operation Manual

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  • Page 2: Caution And Care

    Caution and care HEAVY OBJECTS SHOULD NEVER BE PLACED ON THE UNIT (E.G., MONITOR) NEVER TOUCH OR INSERT ANY OBJECT INSIDE THE UNIT Touching the inside of the cabinet or inserting foreign objects of any kind through the ventilation holes not only creates a safety hazard but can also cause extensive damage.
  • Page 3 MAINS LEAD CONNECTION The mains lead on this Unit is fitted with a non-rewireable mains plug, incorporating a 5A fuse. If you need to replace the fuse, use a 5A fuse approved by BSI or ASTA to BS 1362, ensuring you refit the fuse cover. If the mains plug is not suitable for the sockets in your home, and you require to remove the plug, remove the fuse, cut off the plug then dispose of the plug immedi- ately, to avoid a possible electric shock hazard.
  • Page 4: Table Of Contents

    Features/Contents HDD extension unit having a large-capacity hard disc drive (HDD) This unit is equipped with a high-reliability, high-speed, and large-capacity hard disc drive. HDD operation mode Among 2 HDD operation modes of spanning and mirroring, you can select the desired one. Power linkage function The power of this unit can be turned on/off by linking with the connected MITSUBISHI digital recorder's power supply.
  • Page 5: Major Operations And Their Functions

    Major operations and their functions POWER indicator When the EXTERNAL CONTROL switch is set to OFF or it is set to ON with the connected recorder turned on, this indicator illuminates while the MAIN switch on the rear panel is turned on. HDD1, HDD2 indicators (ACCESS indicators) While HDD 1 or HDD 2 is being accessed, the corresponding indicator momentarily blinks green.
  • Page 6: Rear View

    CONT IN terminal Reserved. CONT OUT terminal Reserved. SERIAL BUS IN port Port for connecting with the recorder. SERIAL BUS OUT ports Ports for connecting with another DX-ZD6UE when using multiple number of DX-ZD6UE. page 8.
  • Page 7 Notice • It is impossible to supply 5V DC power from this port. • Do not connect any devices other than DX-ZD6UE to these output ports.
  • Page 8: Connections

    The above stated models are connectable as of October 2007. Consult your dealer for the connection with other recorders. • Connect this unit and a digital recorder by using the supplied USB cable. • You can connect multiple DX-ZD6UE as shown below. Digital recorder DX-TL5000E400 (example) VIDEO VIDEO...
  • Page 9: Precautions For Connection

    Notice • When connecting 5 or more HDD extension units (with 2 HDDs mounted on each unit) to the digital recorder, you are recommended to use USB cable as illustrated below to prevent recognition error of digital recorder due to different start-up times among HDDs.
  • Page 10: Startup

    Connections (continued) 1 Turn ON the MAIN switch on the rear of this unit. Step 2 Turn on the MAIN switch on the rear of the recorder. Step • The POWER indicator of this unit illuminates when the power supply of this unit is not linked with the recorder. 3 After “POWER OFF”...
  • Page 11: Setting The Id Number Of This Unit

    Setting the ID number of this unit Setting the ID number of this unit 1 Turn OFF the MAIN switch on the rear of this Step unit. 2 Remove the cover of this unit according to steps Step 1 to 3 of “Removing the HDD” on •...
  • Page 12: Setting The Mode Of This Unit

    Setting the mode of this unit HDD operation mode This unit has 2 HDD operation modes as described below. Spanning mode This mode regards and uses 2 built-in HDDs as 1 HDD. The total data capacity of 2 HDDs is available. Notice •...
  • Page 13 7 Attach the cover of this unit according to steps 9 Step to 11 of “Attaching the HDD” on 8 Turn ON the MAIN switch on the rear of the unit. Step page 17.
  • Page 14: Replacing The Hdd

    Replacing the HDD Precautions for replacing the HDD WARNING • Do not remove the top cover of the unit. Notice • B e f o r e y o u r e p l a c e t h e H D D , r e a d " I m p o r t a n t safeguards"...
  • Page 15 4 Disconnect 2 cords connected to the circuit Step board on the metal part. 5 Remove the metal part. Step • Remove 4 screws on the metal part. 6 Pull out the HDD tray halfway. Step HDD 1 7 Remove the cords. Step Notice •...
  • Page 16: Attaching The Hdd

    Replacing the HDD (continued) Attaching the HDD Notice • When you attach multiple HDDs, attach them in the order of HDD 1 and 2. 1 Attach the new HDD onto the HDD tray with 4 Step screws. • Make sure to attach the HDD in the correct orientation. Notice •...
  • Page 17 9 Attach the front covers. Step • Attach the left cover first and push it to the left. • Then, attach the right cover. 10 Fix the front covers with 2 screws. Step 11 Close the screw covers on both sides of the Step cover.
  • Page 18: Troubleshooting

    Troubleshooting In the case that the HDD 1 or HDD 2 indicator on the front panel blinks or illuminates, check the problem in the HDD according to the chart below. START Both indicators of HDD 1 and HDD 2 illuminate red.
  • Page 19: Troubleshooting

    If problems with the unit persist even after you followed the suggestions below, please stop using the unit, disconnect the power cord and contact the retailer from whom you purchased the unit. Description of problem Please check the following The unit does not turn on. •...
  • Page 20: Specifications

    Non active: Open, Max. voltage 24 V DC. Output terminal for detecting HDD error (open collector output) Active: “Low” level voltage output, Max. current 7 mA DC. Non active: Open, Max. voltage 24 V DC. Reserved. Reserved. (Only DX-ZD6UE is connectable.)
  • Page 21 MITSUBISHI DIGITAL ELECTRONICS AMERICA, INC. 9351 Jeronimo Road, Irvine, CA 92618, U.S.A. Phone 949-465-6000 Tech Support 888-307-0309 Mitsubishi Electric Europe B.V. UK Branch Offi ce Visual Information Systems Division Travellers Lane Hatfi eld Herts AL10 8XB Telephone: +44 (1707)-278 684 Fax: +44 (1707)-278 541 GERMANY Mitsubishi Electric Europe B.V.

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