Chapter 2. System Features
Remote Programming Mode
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The DBS can be programmed from a remote terminal or from a remote PC.
Remote programming can be accomplished using the Remote Programming
Mode or by using Panasonic's PCAS (Personal Computer Administration
System) or DBS Manager software.
Remote Programming Mode uses a "dumb" terminal or a PC to access the
DBS. This method of remote maintenance is less sophisticated and more
difficult than using PCAS or DBS Manager.
You can enter the Remote Programming Mode through any of these three
By using a local PC and communications package to connect directly to
the DBS serial port
By dialing into the system through a direct DISA trunk
By dialing into the system.through a regular CO trunk, then requesting the
operator to enter the Remote Programming ID Code.
Terminal Programming Through a Direct Connection
When programming from a terminal connected to the RS-232C (SMDR) port,
perform the following steps:
1. Make certain the cables are configured and connected as outlined in
2. Make certain the DBS is in the SMDR mode by entering the following
code from the attendant port:
3. Enter your terminal communications program and make sure your PC's
data communications settings match those of the DBS.
DBS Manual - Issued 8/l/95
Section 700 - Operation