PAGE SWITCH AND INDICATOR
The function of the "PAGE" switch is to select preset positions one through eight, which are indicated by the
numbers over the switches, or to select recorder, auto focus, or manual iris functions, which are indicated by
the letters and symbols under the switches. The current page status is indicated by the illumination of the
page LED located in the "PAGE" switch located on the upper left area of the front panel. Preset
one through eight are
selected if the LED is extinguished. Recorder, auto focus, or manual iris functions
are enabled if the LED is illuminated.
PROGRAM SWITCH AND INDICATOR
This switch and indicator are located adjacent to the "PAGE" switch on the upper left area of the front panel
and can be identified by the gray switch cap. This control is used to initiate the programming of one of the
eight presets when the "PAGE" LED is extinguished. If the "Program" LED is illuminated, depressing a
Preset switch will program a preset to that preset number. If the "Program" LED is extinguished, the
depression of a preset switch will send the pan & tilt head to preset location corresponding to the preset
If the "PAGE" LED is illuminated, the "PROGRAM" switch turns the GY-DV300 Full Auto mode on or
off. If the "PROGRAM"LED is extinguished, the Full Auto Mode is "OFF". If the "PROGRAM" LED is
illuminated, the Full Auto Mode is "ON". Depressing the "PROGRAM" switch reverses the Full Auto
CAMERA SELECT SWITCH AND INDICATOR
These four switches and indicators are centrally located on the upper area of the front panel. The camera to
be controlled is selected by depressing the appropriate switch. The red LED in the switch cap indicates
which camera is selected. Note: Upon power up the controller will always default to camera number one.
AUXILIARY 1 SWITCH AND INDICATOR
This switch and indicator are located on the upper right area of the front panel. As with the PRESET
switches the AUXILLARY 1 switch performs two different functions depending on the state of the PAGE
switch. If the LED in the PAGE switch is off, the AUX 1 switch controls the AUX 1 functions. If the LED
in the PAGE switch is on, the AUX 1 switch controls the auto iris mode of the camera.
The AUX1 switch is used in conjunction with the CAMERA SELECT and rear panel DIP switches to
allow reversal of the manual control functions and to vary the speed of certain control functions. The
functions of this switch will be discussed in depth in the operations section of this manual.
The Camera Auto/Manual Iris mode is toggled by depressing the AUX 1 switch when the "PAGE" LED
illuminated. The functions of this switch will also be discussed in depth in the operations section of this
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