This section describes the diagnostics that confirm proper installation of the DCT*, including:
Checking error states and signal integrity
Identifying the DCT* on the network
Verify communications with the headend
The diagnostic information is displayed on the front-panel LEDs and the on-screen display
For diagnostics provided in this section:
All indicators are in decimal notation unless otherwise noted.
All signal-level and quality indicators are based on a 1% to 100% scale, unless otherwise
All sample displays are illustrative; actual data may differ from the examples.
In this Installation Manual, DCT* refers to both the DCT6200 and DCT6208 High Definition
You can run the base platform software or Thin Client software to access the DCT* diagnostics.
To access diagnostics:
Ensure the DCT* is installed with the base platform or Thin Client software and that it is
connected to an ac outlet.
and then immediately press
The DIAGNOSTICS main menu is displayed on the OSD and d01 is displayed on the
front-panel LED. The DCT* is now in diagnostic mode.
Use the following keys to navigate diagnostics menus:
▲ ▲ ▲ ▲ ,
◄ ◄ ◄ ◄ ,
Select E from the main menu to exit.
also exits diagnostic mode.
▼ ▼ ▼ ▼ ,
▲ ▲ ▲ ▲ , or
► ► ► ► ,
▼ ▼ ▼ ▼ to select d01 through E.
to execute the selected diagnostic.
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