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  • Page 3: 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 or ventilation holes not only creates a safety hazard but can also cause extensive damage.
  • Page 4 Note: This symbol mark is for EU countries only. This symbol mark is according to the directive 2002/96/EC Article 10 Information for users and Annex IV. Your MITSUBISHI ELECTRIC product is designed and manufactured with high quality materials and components which can be recycled and reused.
  • Page 5 DISCLAIMER In any event, Mitsubishi assumes no responsibility or reliability for the following: 1. Disassembly, repair, or alteration of this unit by user or installer. 2. Failure or breakdown in or damage to this unit resulting from misuse or careless handling by user or installer. 3.
  • Page 7: Table Of Contents

    4-Channel Digital Video Recorder Table of Contents Chapter 1 — Introduction ..................1 Features ......................1 Technical Overview ..................2 Chapter 2 — Installation ..................3 Package Contents ..................3 Required Installation Tools................3 Connecting the Video Source...............3 Connecting the Loop Through Video............4 Connecting Audio ..................4 Setting Unit for CVBS or VGA output ............4 Connecting the Monitor.................5 Connecting the Spot Monitor ...............5...
  • Page 8 User’s Manual Normal Setup Screen...................14 System Information..................14 Date/Time Setup..................16 System Check Screen ................19 Storage Screen..................20 System Log Screen ...................22 System Shutdown..................22 Configuring Input Devices ................23 Camera Setup Screen ................23 Alarm In Setup Screen................24 Motion Detector ..................25 Text-In Setup Screen.................26 Alarm Out Setup Screen................28 Audio Setup Screen...................29 RS232 Setup Screen .................30 Configuring Recording Settings..............31...
  • Page 9 4-Channel Digital Video Recorder Load / Save Setup ..................58 Clear All Data.....................58 Chapter 4 — Operation ..................59 Turning on the Power ..................59 Live Monitoring ....................59 PTZ Mode ....................60 Digital Zoom Mode..................62 Recording Video...................62 Recording Audio ..................63 Playing Recorded Video................63 Arrow Buttons ....................64 Enter/Pause Button..................64 Camera Buttons (1 to 4) ................64 Quad/Sequence Button ................64...
  • Page 10 User’s Manual List of Illustrations Figure 1 — Typical DVR installation...................1 Figure 2 — DVR rear panel......................3 Figure 3 — Video input connectors....................3 Figure 4 — Video Loop Through connectors................4 Figure 5 — Audio In and Out connectors...................4 Figure 6 —...
  • Page 11 4-Channel Digital Video Recorder Figure 50 — Alarm In Event Action (Alarm Out) setup screen..........36 Figure 51 — Alarm In Event Action (Notify) setup screen............36 Figure 52 — Motion Detector Event Action (Record) setup screen.........37 Figure 53 — Motion Detector Event Action (Alarm Out) setup screen........38 Figure 54 —...
  • Page 12 User’s Manual...
  • Page 13: Chapter 1 - Introduction

    Four-Channel Digital Video Recorder Chapter 1 — Introduction Features Your color digital video recorder (DVR) provides recording capabilities for 4 camera inputs. It provides exceptional picture quality in both live and playback modes, and offers the following features: 4 Composite Input Connectors Compatible with Color (PAL) and B&W (EIA-170) Video Sources Multiple Search Engines (Date/Time, Calendar, Event) Records up to 100 Images per Second...
  • Page 14: Technical Overview

    User’s Manual Technical Overview Your DVR can replace both a time-lapse VCR and a multiplexer in a security installation. However, it has many features that make it much more powerful and easier to use than even the most advanced VCR. The DVR converts analog video to digital images and records them on a hard disk drive.
  • Page 15: Chapter 2 - Installation

    Four-Channel Digital Video Recorder Chapter 2 — Installation Package Contents The package contains the following: Digital Video Recorder Power Cord User’s Manual (This Document) Remote Operation Software CD and User’s Manual Infrared Remote Control Required Installation Tools No special tools are required to install the DVR. Refer to the installation manuals for the other items that make up part of your system.
  • Page 16: Connecting The Loop Through Video

    User’s Manual Connecting the Loop Through Video Figure 4 — Video Loop Through connectors. If you would like to connect your video source to another device, you can use the Loop BNC connectors. NOTE: The Loop BNC connectors are auto terminated. Do NOT connect a cable to the Loop BNC unless it is connected to another terminated device because it will cause poor quality video.
  • Page 17: Connecting The Monitor

    Four-Channel Digital Video Recorder NOTE: You cannot use spot monitor output and VGA output at the same time. NOTE: Set the CVBS or VGA selector switch before turning on the DVR. You cannot change the setting while the unit is running. Connecting the Monitor Connecting the Spot Monitor Figure 7 —...
  • Page 18: Ai 1 To 4 (Alarm In)

    User’s Manual AI 1 to 4 (Alarm In) You can use external devices to signal the DVR to react to events. Mechanical or electrical switches can be wired to the AI (Alarm In) and GND (Ground) connectors. See Chapter 3 — Configuration for configuring alarm input.
  • Page 19: Connecting To The Rs-232C Port

    Four-Channel Digital Video Recorder Connecting to the RS-232C Port Figure 12 — RS-232C connector. An RS-232C port is provided to connect an external modem for remote monitoring, remote configuration and text input, and to connect a remote control keyboard. Use a modem cable with a DB-9S (female) connector to connect to the DVR.
  • Page 20: Connecting To The Usb Port

    User’s Manual Connecting to the USB Port Figure 14 — USB connector. A USB port on the front panel is provided to connect external hard disk drives, CD-RW drives or flash drives for archiving video. Position the external hard disk drive close enough to the DVR so that you can make the cable connections, usually less than 6 feet.
  • Page 21: Chapter 3 - Configuration

    Four-Channel Digital Video Recorder Chapter 3 — Configuration NOTE: Your DVR should be completely installed before proceeding. Refer to Chapter 2 — Installation. Front Panel Controls Figure 16 — DVR front panel. Many of the buttons on the front panel have multiple functions. The following describes each button and control.
  • Page 22: Panic Button

    User’s Manual Panic Button Pressing the button activates panic recording, so the DVR will record video regardless of PANIC the time-lapse or event recording schedule. Press the button again to release the panic recording. NOTE: When the DVR is in the Panic recording mode, the REC LED flickers and displays on each camera screen.
  • Page 23: Enter/Pause Button

    Four-Channel Digital Video Recorder Enter/Pause Button This button selects a highlighted item or completes an entry that you have made. Pressing the button in the live monitoring mode freezes the current live screen, and the screen ENTER/PAUSE displays . Press the button again to return to the live monitoring mode. Pressing the button in the playback mode will pause the video, and the screen displays .
  • Page 24: Turning On The Power

    User’s Manual Turning on the Power Connecting the power cord to the DVR turns on the unit. The unit will take approximately 60 seconds to initialize. Initial Unit Setup Before using your DVR for the first time, you will want to establish the initial settings. This includes items such as time and date, display language, camera, audio, remote control, record mode, network and password.
  • Page 25 Four-Channel Digital Video Recorder Highlight the box beside Quick Setup and press the button to toggle between On and Off. If you select Off, you will use the Normal Setup screen to change the DVR’s settings. Highlight the first box beside Recording Speed/Quality, and select recording speeds from as few as 0.5 ips to as fast as 25 ips.
  • Page 26: Normal Setup Screen

    User’s Manual Normal Setup Screen Figure 20 — Normal Setup screen. Press the button to enter the setup screen. If the Quick Setup screen appears, turn it off as MENU described above. The Normal Setup screen gives you access to all the DVR’s setup screens. System Information Highlight System Information and press the button.
  • Page 27: Figure 22 - System Information Change Screen

    Four-Channel Digital Video Recorder Figure 22 — System Information Change screen. Highlight the box beside Site Description and press the button. A virtual keyboard displays. Figure 23 — Virtual keyboard. Use the arrow keys to highlight the first character you want in the Site Title and press the button.
  • Page 28: Date/Time Setup

    User’s Manual Date/Time Setup Highlight Date/Time in the Main menu and press the button. The Date/Time setup screen appears. Figure 24 — Date/Time setup screen. CAUTION: If you set a date and time that is older than some of your recorded images, any images with dates and times later than the new setting will be deleted.
  • Page 29: Figure 25 - Holiday Setup Screen

    Four-Channel Digital Video Recorder Figure 25 — Holiday Setup screen. You can save your changes by highlighting OK and pressing the button. Selecting Cancel exits the screen without saving the changes. Highlight the Time Sync… box and press the button. You can set up time synchronization between the DVR and standard time servers that are available in most time zones and countries, or between the DVR and another DVR.
  • Page 30 User’s Manual The box beside System Clock displays the DVR's time setting. The box beside Server Clock displays the time setting of the time server. Highlighting the Update button and pressing the button updates the server clock. NOTE: The Server Clock will display “ – ” when the DVR cannot load the time information from the time server.
  • Page 31: System Check Screen

    Four-Channel Digital Video Recorder System Check Screen Highlight System Check in the Main menu and press the button. The System Check setup screen appears. Figure 27 — System Check (Config.) screen. Highlight the box under the On/Off heading and press the button.
  • Page 32: Storage Screen

    User’s Manual Figure 28 — System Check (Alarm Out / Notify) screen. Highlight the box under the Alarm Out heading and press the button. A drop menu displays available alarm outputs for the recording problem. Highlight the desired alarm output from the external alarm out terminal or internal buzzer, and press the button.
  • Page 33: Figure 30 - S.m.a.r.t. Setup Screen

    Four-Channel Digital Video Recorder NOTE: If the DVR senses S.M.A.R.T. Alert or High Temperature, the S.M.A.R.T. Monitoring Information screen will appear. Once the S.M.A.R.T. Monitoring Information screen displays, replacing the hard disk drive is recommended, usually within 24 hours. NOTE: The S.M.A.R.T. Monitoring Information screen appears only in the monitoring mode. °C field displays the temperature of the storage device.
  • Page 34: System Log Screen

    User’s Manual Highlight the box beside Check Time and press the button. Adjust the numbers using arrow buttons. Highlight the box beside Temperature Threshold and press the button. Adjust the numbers using arrow buttons. Highlight the box beside Sensor Unit and press the button to toggle between Celsius or Fahrenheit.
  • Page 35: Configuring Input Devices

    Four-Channel Digital Video Recorder Configuring Input Devices You can configure the video, audio and remote control devices connected to the DVR. Figure 32 — Device menu screen. Camera Setup Screen Highlight Camera in the Main menu and press the button. The Camera setup screen appears. Figure 33 —...
  • Page 36: Alarm In Setup Screen

    User’s Manual You can assign titles to each camera by highlighting the Title heading and pressing the button. A virtual keyboard allows you to enter camera names. Selecting the PTZ Device box causes a list of controllable cameras to display. Select your camera from the list and press the button.
  • Page 37: Motion Detector

    Four-Channel Digital Video Recorder The alarm terminal strip on the back of the DVR has inputs associated with each alarm. You can set up each input on the Alarm In Setup screen. You can turn each input On (via Alarm I/O or Camera Alarm) or Off.
  • Page 38: Text-In Setup Screen

    User’s Manual The Motion Detection Zone screen is laid over the video for the selected camera. You can set up motion detection zones by selecting or clearing blocks. The menu on the setup screen has the following functions: NOTE: You can activate or deactivate 4 cells at a time using the button.
  • Page 39: Figure 39 - Text-In (Generic Text) Setup Screen

    Four-Channel Digital Video Recorder Figure 39 — Text-In (Generic Text) setup screen. Figure 40 — Text-In (EPSON-POS) setup screen. Highlight the box beside Transaction Start, and press the button. Use the virtual keyboard to enter the Transaction Start string. Refer to the device manufacturer’s documentation for the text string that the device first sends when a transaction starts.
  • Page 40: Alarm Out Setup Screen

    User’s Manual Highlight the box beside Line Delimiter, and press the button. Use the virtual keyboard to enter the character(s) that the device uses to indicate the end of a line. Control characters can be created using ^ and a capital letter; e.g., ^J for NL (New Line), ^M for CR (Carriage Return). Refer to the device manufacturer’s documentation for Line Delimiter character(s).
  • Page 41: Audio Setup Screen

    Four-Channel Digital Video Recorder Highlighting the Sched field and pressing the button opens a schedule screen. You can schedule alarm output in 30-minute increments from 0:00 to 24:00. Figure 42 — Alarm Out Schedule screen. You can select individual blocks of time, entire days of the week, entire blocks of time or the entire schedule.
  • Page 42: Rs232 Setup Screen

    User’s Manual Highlight the box beside Audio Recording and press the button. This toggles between On and Off. When it is On, the DVR also records audio when it is recording video. Highlight the box beside Mute and press the button.
  • Page 43: Configuring Recording Settings

    Four-Channel Digital Video Recorder NOTE: Selecting the PTZ in the RS232 field only defines the RS-232C port as being used for the PTZ camera connections. Select the PTZ device in the Camera Setup screen. Configuring Recording Settings NOTE: When the DVR is recording video, the REC LED on the front panel is lit and the displays on each camera screen.
  • Page 44: Time-Lapse Record Mode Setup Screen

    User’s Manual Pressing the button on the front panel enters the Panic Recording mode. You can program PANIC the recording speed, quality and duration when the DVR is in the Panic Recording mode. On Panic Recording Speed can be set from 0.5 to 25 ips, and On Panic Recording Quality can be selectable from Very High, High, Standard and Low.
  • Page 45: Time-Lapse Recording Schedule

    Four-Channel Digital Video Recorder NOTE: You cannot select 25 ips for High Resolution. Highlight the box under the Quality heading and press the button. A drop-down list appears. You can select from Very High, High, Standard and Low image quality. All other variables being equal;...
  • Page 46: Pre-Event Recording Setup Screen

    User’s Manual There are several ways to set recording times: You can highlight an individual block and toggle it on or off by pressing the button. You can change a 30-minute segment for all days by placing the cursor on the time line and pressing the button to toggle the segment on or off.
  • Page 47: Event Action Setup

    Four-Channel Digital Video Recorder You can set the amount of time to record prior to the event by adjusting the Dwell Time. You can set the Dwell Time from 1 to 300 seconds. NOTE: When the DVR is in the Time-Lapse mode, it ignores the pre-event settings and follows the time-lapse settings.
  • Page 48: Alarm In Event Action (Alarm Out) Setup Screen

    User’s Manual Alarm In Event Action (Alarm Out) Setup Screen The DVR can be set to react to events differently by activating an internal buzzer or external alarms. Figure 50 — Alarm In Event Action (Alarm Out) setup screen. Highlight the Sched box and press the button.
  • Page 49: Motion Detector Event Action (Record) Setup Screen

    Four-Channel Digital Video Recorder Highlight the Sched box and press the button. A schedule screen appears. Set the schedule as described earlier. Highlight the Notify box and press the button. This toggles between On and Off. When it is On, the DVR notifies the remote site when certain events occur based on a defined schedule.
  • Page 50: Motion Detector Event Action (Alarm Out) Setup Screen

    User’s Manual Motion Detector Event Action (Alarm Out) Setup Screen The DVR can be set to react to motion events differently by activating an internal buzzer or external alarms. Figure 53 — Motion Detector Event Action (Alarm Out) setup screen. Highlight the Sched box and press the button.
  • Page 51: Text-In Event Action (Record) Setup Screen

    Four-Channel Digital Video Recorder Highlight the Sched box and press the button. A schedule screen appears. Set the schedule as described earlier. Highlight the Notify box and press the button. This toggles between On and Off. When it is On, the DVR notifies the remote site when certain events occur based on a defined schedule.
  • Page 52: Text-In Event Action (Alarm Out) Setup Screen

    User’s Manual Text-In Event Action (Alarm Out) Setup Screen The DVR can be set to react to text-in by activating an internal buzzer or external alarms. Figure 56 — Text-In Event Action (Alarm Out) setup screen. Highlight the Sched box and press the button.
  • Page 53: Video Loss Event Action (Record) Setup Screen

    Four-Channel Digital Video Recorder Highlight the Sched box and press the button. A schedule screen appears. Set the schedule as described earlier. Highlight the Notify box and press the button. This toggles between On and Off. When it is On, the DVR notifies the remote site when it has text input from a text-in device based on a defined schedule.
  • Page 54: Video Loss Event Action (Alarm Out) Setup Screen

    User’s Manual Video Loss Event Action (Alarm Out) Setup Screen The DVR can be set to react to video loss differently by activating an internal buzzer or external alarms. Figure 59 — Video Loss Event Action (Alarm Out) setup screen. Highlight the Sched box and press the button.
  • Page 55: Display Setup

    Four-Channel Digital Video Recorder Highlight the Sched box and press the button. A schedule screen appears. Set the schedule as described earlier. Highlight the Notify box and press the button. This toggles between On and Off. When it is On, the DVR notifies the remote site when it loses video input from a camera based on a defined schedule.
  • Page 56 User’s Manual NOTE: Each icon displayed on the screen describes the system status as follows: Freeze — Displays while in Freeze mode. Sequence — Displays while in Sequence mode . Zoom — Displays on the enlarged video. Remote Control — Displays when the DVR can be controlled by the infrared remote control. Record —...
  • Page 57: Main Monitoring Setup Screen

    Four-Channel Digital Video Recorder Main Monitoring Setup Screen You can adjust the display dwell time for each camera displayed on the main monitor. You also can set the video from the event-detected camera to be displayed on the main monitor during the preset dwell time.
  • Page 58: Network Setup Screen

    User’s Manual Network Setup Screen In the Network Setup screen you can set up the DVR for LAN and modem connections. Figure 63 — Network Setup screen. Highlight the box beside Connection. Press the button to toggle between LAN and Modem. Highlight the box beside Admin Password and press the button.
  • Page 59: Lan Setup Screen

    Four-Channel Digital Video Recorder You can program the image quality for transferring to the DX-PC4E (Remote Operation Software). Highlight the box beside Remote Quality and press the button. The image quality can be selectable from Very High, High, Standard and Low. LAN Setup Screen Figure 64 —...
  • Page 60: Figure 65 - Port Number Setup Screen

    User’s Manual Figure 65 — Port Number Setup screen. NOTE: You will need to get the appropriate Port Number for each DX-PC4E (Remote Operation Software) related program (Admin, Watch, Search and Callback) from your network administrator. Change the number by highlighting it and using the Up and Down arrow buttons to increase or decrease the number.
  • Page 61: Figure 66 - Lan (Dhcp) Setup Screen

    Four-Channel Digital Video Recorder Figure 66 — LAN (DHCP) Setup screen. Selecting ADSL (PPPoE) allows you to set up the ADSL network. NOTE: ADSL and modem cannot be configured at the same time. If the DVR is networked via modem, the ADSL (PPPoE) will not be selected. Figure 67 —...
  • Page 62: Modem Setup

    User’s Manual Modem Setup Figure 68 — Modem Setup screen. Highlight the box beside Baud Rate and press the button. A list of baud rates ranging from 300 to 115,200 appears. Highlight the box beside Data Bit and press the button.
  • Page 63: Dvrns (Dvr Name Service) Setup Screen

    Four-Channel Digital Video Recorder DVRNS (DVR Name Service) Setup Screen You can register the DVR on the DVRNS server to use DVR name service. Figure 69 — DVRNS Setup screen. Highlight the Use DVR Name Service box and press the button to toggle between On and Off.
  • Page 64: Callback Center Setup Screen

    User’s Manual NOTE: When entering no name or a name already registered on the DVRNS server, an error message displays. Highlighting OK and pressing the button registers the DVR on the DVRNS server. Proper DVRNS settings will display the help desk information of the DVRNS server in the box beside Help Desk.
  • Page 65: Figure 71 - Callback Center (Modem) Setup Screen

    Four-Channel Digital Video Recorder Highlight the box beside SMTP Server IP and enter the SMTP server IP address, obtained from your system administrator. Highlight the box beside E-mail recipient and enter the recipient’s e-mail address. Use the virtual keyboard to enter the e-mail address. Highlight the box beside E-mail sender and enter the sender’s e-mail address.
  • Page 66: Password Setup Screen

    User’s Manual When an event occurs, the DVR will dial the pager and leave a four- or five-digit number. The first three digits are the site ID number and the last digits are the type of event (1: Alarm In, 2: Text-In, 3: Motion Detection, 4: Video Loss, 10: Check Recording, 11: Storage, 13: S.M.A.R.T., and 18: System).
  • Page 67: Config Screen

    Four-Channel Digital Video Recorder NOTE: The Admin and User passwords are composed of up to eight digits using the camera buttons. The default Admin password is 4321. CAUTION: Write down the new password and save it in a secure place. If the password is forgotten, the unit must be reset using the Factory Reset Button and all data settings will be lost.
  • Page 68: Figure 74 - Clip Copy Screen

    User’s Manual Figure 74 — Clip Copy screen. To select the type of the drive to use for back up, highlight the box on the top and press the button. A drop-down list of available drives appears. You can select USB HDD, USB CD-RW or USB FLASH MEMORY.
  • Page 69: Figure 75 - Disk Partition Selection Screen

    Four-Channel Digital Video Recorder Figure 75 — Disk Partition Selection screen. Once you select the drive and partition to use for clip copy, the DVR will display the drive capacity and the clip size, and ask if you want to continue. NOTE: Do not back up files larger than 2GB.
  • Page 70: Load Default Setup

    User’s Manual Load Default Setup Highlighting and selecting Load Default Setup will bring up screen asking you if you really want to load default settings and confirm it with a password. NOTE: Loading the Default Setup will not change the current time, time zone, daylight saving time and network settings.
  • Page 71: Chapter 4 - Operation

    Four-Channel Digital Video Recorder Chapter 4 — Operation NOTE: This chapter assumes your DVR has been installed and configured. If it has not, please refer to Chapter 2 and 3. The DVR’s controls are similar to a VCR. As with a VCR, the main functions are recording and playing back video.
  • Page 72: Ptz Mode

    User’s Manual The DVR can be set to display the event-detected video in full-screen on the monitor during the preset dwell time when there is an Event. The video of the lowest camera number among cameras associated with the event-detected sensor will be displayed, and the DVR will return to the previous screen format after event monitoring dwell time.
  • Page 73: Figure 78 - Ptz Menu

    Four-Channel Digital Video Recorder Figure 78 — PTZ Menu. Set Preset — Sets the Presets for PTZ camera. Quit — Closes the menu Set Preset Once you have the camera at the desired settings, you can save camera position settings as “presets” so that you can go directly to desired views.
  • Page 74: Digital Zoom Mode

    User’s Manual Figure 80 — Preset Apply screen. Digital Zoom Mode You can enter the Digital Zoom Mode by pressing the button in the PTZ mode. When a PTZ device is not installed, pressing the button in the live monitoring mode enters the Digital Zoom Mode directly.
  • Page 75: Recording Audio

    Four-Channel Digital Video Recorder Recording Audio If the DVR was set up to record audio, it will record audio when video is recording. NOTE: The DVR will NOT record audio when the recording speed is set to less than 12.5 ips. Also audio recording might be affected by network bandwidth conditions while monitoring the DVR remotely using the DX-PC4E (Remote Operation Software) program.
  • Page 76: Arrow Buttons

    User’s Manual Arrow Buttons : Pressing the left-arrow button plays video backward at high speed. Pressing the button again toggles the playback speed from . The screen displays respectively. : Pressing the right-arrow button plays video forward at high speed. Pressing the button again toggles the playback speed from .
  • Page 77: Searching Video

    Four-Channel Digital Video Recorder Figure 82 — Digital Zoom screen. Figure 83 — Enlarged Digital Zoom screen. Searching Video Pressing the button in the playback mode displays the Search Menu. MENU Figure 84 — Search Menu.
  • Page 78: Date/Time Search

    User’s Manual Go to the First — Displays the first recorded image Go to the Last — Displays the last recorded image Date/Time Search… — Searches by date and time (see below for more details) Calendar Search… — Searches using a calendar (see below for more details) Event Search…...
  • Page 79: Event Search

    Four-Channel Digital Video Recorder Days with recorded video display on the calendar with white numbers. Highlight a day using arrow buttons and press the button to select it. A time bar will display at the bottom of the calendar. Hours in which video was recorded will be highlighted with blue.
  • Page 80: Figure 88 - Event Search (By Event) Screen

    User’s Manual Figure 88 — Event Search (by Event) screen. Figure 89 — Event Search (by Camera) screen. Highlight the box beside Search by and press the button to toggle between Event and Camera. You can search video from the first to last recorded images, or you can set the start and stop times and dates.
  • Page 81: Text-In Search

    Four-Channel Digital Video Recorder Text-In Search Figure 90 — Text-In Search screen. The DVR maintains a log of each time there is Text Input. The Text-In Search screen displays this list. Highlight the event for which you would like to see video. Pressing the button will extract the event video and display the first image of the event.
  • Page 82 User’s Manual Highlight the Case Sensitive box and press the button to toggle between On and Off. If the Case Sensitive box is turned On, the DVR distinguishes between upper and lower case letters. Highlight the Load Query box and press the button to load the saved Query settings.
  • Page 83: Appendix A - Usb Hard Disk Drive Preparation

    Four-Channel Digital Video Recorder Appendix A — USB Hard Disk Drive Preparation Preparing the USB-IDE hard disk drive in Windows 2000 NOTE: Preparing a USB-IDE hard disk drive under Windows XP is almost identical to Windows 2000. 1. Connect the USB-IDE hard disk drive to your computer using the USB Cable. 2.
  • Page 84 User’s Manual 10. In the Create DOS Partition or Logical DOS Drive menu, choose “1. Create Primary DOS Partition.” And Type “Y” to use all available space and hit the enter key. Hit ESC to exit the screen after the USB-IDE hard disk drive partition is created. 11.
  • Page 85: Appendix B - Text-In Query Examples

    Four-Channel Digital Video Recorder Appendix B — Text-In Query Examples Query Example I 123456789012345678901234567890123456789012345678901234567890 Item Unit price amount ================================================== Coke 2.20 | 1(s) | $ 2.20 Fanta 2.20 | 1(s) | $ 2.20 Hotdog 3.50 | 3(s) | $ 10.50 Pepsi 1.95 | 1(s) | $...
  • Page 86: Query Example Ii

    User’s Manual Query Example II 123456789012345678901234567890123456789012345678901234567890 Item Unit price amount ================================================== Coke 2.20 | 1(s) 2.20 Fanta 2.20 | 1(s) 2.20 Hotdog 3.50 | 3(s) 10.50 Pepsi 1.95 | 1(s) 1.95 ================================================== total : $ 16.85 Thank you~~ In the above text-in data, you can find that the comparison value is located at 17 (Unit price, $ mark will be ignored automatically), 28 (Qty) and 40...
  • Page 87: Appendix C - Troubleshooting

    Four-Channel Digital Video Recorder Appendix C — Troubleshooting Problem Possible Solution Check power cord connections. No Power Confirm that there is power at the outlet. Check camera video cable and connections. Check monitor video cable and connections. No Live Video Confirm that the camera has power.
  • Page 88: Appendix D - Connector Pin Outs

    User’s Manual Appendix D — Connector Pin Outs Input Output AI (1 to 4) Alarm Inputs 1 to 4 Chassis Ground Alarm Reset In Normally Closed Common Normally Open...
  • Page 89: Appendix E - Map Of Screens

    Four-Channel Digital Video Recorder Appendix E — Map of Screens...
  • Page 90: Appendix F - Specifications

    User’s Manual Appendix F — Specifications VIDEO Signal Format Composite: 4 looping inputs, 1 Vp-p, auto-terminating, Video Input 75 Ohms Composite: One (BNC), 1 Vp-p, 75 Ohms Monitor Outputs Analog RGB: One (VGA) − 30.8kHz (horizontal frequency) / 50Hz (vertical frequency) Video Resolution 720x576 Playback/Record Speed...
  • Page 91 Four-Channel Digital Video Recorder STORAGE Primary Storage EIDE hard disk drive (1) Backup Storage USB hard disk drive, CD-RW drive or Flash Memory GENERAL Dimensions (W x H x D) 340mm x 46.5mm x 310mm (13.4 x 1.8 x 12.2 ) Unit Weight 3.2kg (7.05 lbs.) Shipping Weight...
  • Page 93 être reliés au réseau public d'alimentation électrique à basse tension selon les règles de l’art. Cet appareil est fabrique conformément à la norme EN 60950-1. Votre produit Mitsubishi Electric est conçu et fabriqué avec des matèriels et des composants de qualité supérieure qui peuvent être recyclés et réutilisés.
  • Page 94 Avis à propos de la réalisation d’un système de surveillance en utilisant cet appareil • Cet appareil peut être commandé par un dispositif extérieur via la prise RS-232C ou la prise pour réseau local (LAN). Inversement, cet appareil peut être employé pour commander un dispositif extérieur via la prise spéciale RS-422/485, ou la prise RS-232C.
  • Page 95 EMPLACEMENT D’INSTALLATION ET MANIPULATION • Posez l’appareil sur une surface horizontale et stable. Si l’appareil est posé en un endroit instable, il peut être endommagé. • Ne placez pas cet appareil près d’un autre appareil. Ces deux appareils peuvent agir l’un sur l’autre et les images comme les sons être déformés.
  • Page 96 Niederspannungs-Stromversorgung angeschlossen sind. Dieses Gerät wurde entsprechend der Norm EN 60950-1 hergestellt. Ihr MITSUBISHI ELECTRIC-Produkt wurde unter Einsatz von qualitativ hochwertigen Materialien und Komponenten konstruiert und gefertigt, die für Recycling geeignet sind. Dieses Symbol bedeutet, dass elektrische und elektronische Geräte am Ende ihrer Nutzungsdauer von Hausmüll getrennt zu entsorgen sind.
  • Page 97 Hinweise zum Aufbau des Überwachungssystems unter Verwendung dieses Gerätes • Dieses Gerät kann durch externe Geräte über den RS-232C-Anschluss oder den LAN-Anschluss gesteuert werden. Dieses Gerät kann auch verwendet werden, um die externen Geräte über den externen Anschluss, RS-422/485, oder den RS-232C gesteuert werden. Nur mit diesem Gerät aufgenommene Bilder können wiedergegeben werden. Wegen dieser Funktionen kann dieses Gerät fl...
  • Page 98 AUFSTELLUNGSORT UND HANDHABUNG • Stellen Sie das Gerät auf einen horizontalen-, stabilen Platz. Wenn das Gerät an einem instabilen Ort benutzt wird, kann das Gerät beschädigt werden. • Stellen Sie den Rekorder nicht in die Nähe anderer Geräte. Es könnte passieren, das der Rekorder sich nicht mit dem anderen Gerät verträgt, was zu Bild- oder Audio Störungen führen kann.
  • Page 99 Quest’unità è stata fabbricata in conformita con EN 60950-1. Questo prodotto MITSUBISHI ELECTRIC è stato fabbricato con materiali e componenti di alta qualità, che possono essere riciclati e riutilizzati.
  • Page 100 Avviso sulla confi gurazione del sistema di sorveglianza utilizzando questa unità • Questa unità può essere controllata da dispositivi esterni tramite il terminale RS-232C o il terminale LAN. Questa unità può uessere usata anche per controllare i dispositivi esterni tramite il terminale esterno RS-422/485 o il terminale RS- 232C.
  • Page 101 POSIZIONE DI INSTALLAZIONE E MANEGGIO • Collocare questa unità in un luogo orizzontale e stabile. Se questa unità viene usata in un luogo instabile, l’unità può essere danneggiata. • Non collocare questa unità vicino ad altri apparecchi. Gli apparecchi e questa unità possono infl unzarsi negativamente a vicenda e le immagini o l’audio di questa unità...
  • Page 102 Todos los lugares de funcionamiento están caracterizados por estar conectados al sistema público de alimentación de baja tensión. Esta unidad está fabricada de acuerdo con EN 60950-1. Su producto MITSUBISHI ELECTRIC está diseñado y fabricado con materiales y componentes de alta calidad que pueden ser reciclados y reutilizados.
  • Page 103 Aviso sobre la construcción del sistema de vigilancia utilizando esta unidad • Es posible controlar esta unidad mediante dispositivos externos, a través del terminal RS-232C o del terminal LAN. Asimismo, podrá utilizar esta unidad para controlar dispositivos externos a través del terminal exterior RS-422/485, o del terminal RS-232C.
  • Page 104 LUGAR DE INSTALACIÓN Y MANEJO • Coloque la unidad en un lugar horizontal y estable. El uso en un lugar inestable podrá ocasionar daños, como por ejemplo. • No coloque esta unidad cerca de otros equipos. La proximidad a otros equipos podría producir efectos perjudiciales recíprocos, así...
  • Page 105 Alle gebruikslocaties worden gekarakteriseerd door hun aansluiting op het publieke laagspanningsnet. Dit toestel toestel is gefabriceerd in overeenstemming met EN 60950-1. Mitsubishi Electric producten zijn ontwikkeld en gefabriceerd uit eerste kwaliteit materialen. De onderdelen kunnen worden gerecycled en worden hergebruikt.
  • Page 106 Opmerking betreffende constructie van een bewakingssysteem met dit toestel • Dit toestel kan worden aangestuurd door externe apparatuur via de RS-232C of LAN aansluiting. Dit toestel kan zelf ook worden gebruikt om externe apparatuur aan te sturen via de aansluiting voor externe apparatuur, de RS-422/485 of RS-232C aansluiting.
  • Page 107 OPSTELLING EN OMGAAN MET HET TOESTEL • Plaats dit toestel op een horizontale en stabiele plek. Als dit toestel wordt gebruikt op een instabiele locatie, kan het toestel beschadigd raken. • Plaats dit toestel niet te dicht bij andere apparatuur. Dit toestel en de andere apparatuur kunnen een negatieve invloed op elkaar uitoefenen waardoor de beeld- en/of de geluidsweergave vervormd kunnen raken.
  • Page 108 Este aparelho foi fabricado de acordo com EN 60950-1. O seu produto MITSUBISHI ELECTRIC foi concebido e produzido com materiais e componentes de alta qualidade que podem ser reciclados e reutilizados.
  • Page 109 Aviso sobre a construção do sistema de vigilância desta unidade • Esta unidade poderá ser controlada pelos dispositivos externos, através do terminal RS-232C ou terminal LAN. Esta unidade também poderá ser usada para controlar os dispositivos externos através do terminal externo, terminal RS-422/485 ou RS-232C.
  • Page 110 POSIÇÃO DA INSTALAÇÃO E MANUSEIO • Coloque esta unidade em um lugar horizontal e estável. Se esta unidade for usada em um lugar instável, poderá danifi car- • Não coloque esta unidade próxima de outros equipamentos. O equipamento e a unidade poderão infl uenciar-se um ao outro causando distorções de imagens e de áudio.
  • Page 111 Pa samtliga anvandningaplatser for denna apparat skall vara det allmanna lagspanningsnatet tillgangligt. Apparaten ar konstruerad enligt EN 60950-1. Denna produkt från MITSUBISHI ELECTRIC är designad och tillverkad av material och komponenter med hög kvalitet som kan återvinnas och återanvändas.
  • Page 112 Anmärkning angående konstruktionen av det övervakningssystem som använder den här enheten • Denna enhet kan kontrolleras genom externa apparater via RS-232C terminal eller LAN terminal. Denna enhet kan också användas för att kontrollera externa apparater via externa anslutningar, RS-422/485, eller RS-232C terminal. Tack vare dessa funktioner kan enheten på...
  • Page 113 PLATS FÖR INSTALLATION OCH HANDHAVANDE • Placera denna enhet på ett horisontalt och stabilt underlag. Om denna enhet används på ostabilt underlag kan det hända att enheten skadas. • Placera inte denna enhet nära annan utrustning. Annan utrustning och denna enhet kan ha dåligt infl ytande på varandra och bild eller ljud från denna enhet kan bli förvrängt.