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Canon VB-M600D Installation Manual

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Notes on Privacy and Publicity Rights Regarding the Use of Video/Audio
When using the camera (for video or audio recording), it is the full responsibility of the user to
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protect privacy and avoid any violation of publicity rights. Canon shall have no liability whatsoever
in this regard.
If identifi able structures or premises will be captured, be sure to gain approval of the building
Installation Guide
management offi ce before installing the camera.
Legal Notice
In some cases, camera monitoring may be prohibited by law or regulation, the details of which
differ by country or region. Before using the camera, check the laws or regulations of the country
or region where the camera is used.
Thank you for purchasing Canon Network Camera VB-M600D/VB-M600VE (hereafter referred to as
the camera).
VB-M600D is designed for indoor use only. VB-M600VE can be installed underneath eaves.
User's Manuals
Be sure to read "Installation Guide" (this document) and "VB-M700F/VB-M600D/VB-M600VE
Operation Guide" (included in the Setup CD-ROM) before use.
VB-M600D/VB-M600VE Installation Guide (This document)
This "Installation Guide" explains the mounting method of the camera on a ceiling or wall and
This guide provides notes on camera installation and explains the procedures to install the
the mounting method using the optional junction box mounting kit PS600-VB. Be sure to read the
camera onto a ceiling or wall.
"Safety Precautions" section for correct use. After reading this "Installation Guide", keep it in a
VB-M700F/VB-M600D/VB-M600VE Operation Guide (Included in the Setup CD-ROM)
readily accessible location for future reference.
This document explains the initial camera settings, Admin Tools settings, viewer operations
For the installation of this camera recessed into a ceiling or wall using the recessed mounting kit
(optional), please read the "Recessed Mounting Kit SR600-VB Installation Guide" bundled with
and troubleshooting, etc.
the recessed mounting kit.
When using the heater unit (optional), please read the "Heater Unit HU600-VB User's Manual"
bundled with the heater unit.
The detailed procedures for using this camera are explained in the "VB-M700F/VB-M600D/
Options can be bought separately as necessary.
VB-M600VE Operation Guide". Read these guides carefully before using the camera to ensure
correct use.
Recessed Mounting Kit SR600-VB
* For the latest information (fi rmware and bundled software, User's Manuals, operating
This dedicated optional item is used to install the camera recessed into a wall or ceiling.
environment, etc.) please check our website.
Junction Box Mounting Kit PS600-VB
To reduce a risk of fi re or electric shock, do not expose
This dedicated optional item is used to mount the camera to a junction box.
this product to rain or moisture.
Heater unit HU600-VB
Request a professional installer for all camera installation work.
This dedicated optional item is attached to the interior of VB-M600VE to maintain operation
Never try to install the camera by yourself. Doing so may result in
temperature within the dome and achieve stable operation even in extremely cold environments.
unforeseen accidents such as dropping the camera or electric shock.
AC Adapter PA-V17
Write the serial number and MAC address of the camera (printed on the seal at the bottom of
A dedicated AC adapter for this camera.
the camera) in the fi eld below before storing this Installation Guide in a safe location.
Serial No.
Symbols Indicating Safety Precautions
MAC Address
This "Installation Guide" uses the following marks to indicate important information the
user should know in order to use the product safely. Be sure to observe these items.
© CANON INC. 2011
Printed in Taiwan
Check Bundled Items
This product comes with the following items. If any item is missing, contact the dealer where you
purchased the product.
1. Camera main unit
2. Power connector
(VB-M600D or VB-M600VE)
3. Safety wire
4. Audio interface cable
5. Template
6. Dome case lock screw wrench
(VB-M600VE only)
for VB-M600D
for VB-M600VE
Safety Precautions
This section explains precautions that must be observed when using the camera. If they
are not observed, injury, death and/or property damage may occur. Read the following
information carefully and be sure to observe the precautions.
Installation Precautions
7. Setup CD-ROM
8. Installation Guide (This document)
9. Warranty card
10. Notice
Do not install in the following places:
Places in strong direct sunlight, near heat-generating objects, or subject to high
European Union (and EEA) only.
Places near fi re sources or fl ammable solvents (alcohol, thinner, etc.)
These symbols indicate that this product is not to be disposed of with your
Humid or dusty places
household waste, according to the WEEE Directive (2002/96/EC), the Battery
Places subject to lamp black or steam
Directive (2006/66/EC) and/or your national laws implementing those Directives.
Places subject to sea air
If a chemical symbol is printed beneath the symbol shown above, in
Confi ned or enclosed places
accordance with the Battery Directive, this indicates that a heavy metal
Fire or electric shock may result.
(Hg = Mercury, Cd = Cadmium, Pb = Lead) is present in this battery or accumulator at a
concentration above an applicable threshold specifi ed in the Battery Directive.
This product should be handed over to a designated collection point, e.g., on an authorized one-for-
one basis when you buy a new similar product or to an authorized collection site for recycling waste
electrical and electronic equipment (EEE) and batteries and accumulators. Improper handling of this
type of waste could have a possible impact on the environment and human health due to potentially
hazardous substances that are generally associated with EEE.
Your cooperation in the correct disposal of this product will contribute to the effective usage of
natural resources.
For more information about the recycling of this product, please contact your local city offi ce, waste
authority, approved scheme or your household waste disposal service or visit
(EEA: Norway, Iceland and Liechtenstein)
For installation or inspection of this camera, consult the dealer where you purchased
the product.
This installation should be made by a qualifi ed service person and should conform to
all local codes.
When installing on a ceiling, make sure the surface is capable of withstanding the total
weight of the camera and ceiling plates and is suffi ciently reinforced if necessary.
Periodically check the brackets and screws for rust and loose material to prevent
injuries and equipment damage due to falling items.
Do not install in unstable places, places subject to signifi cant vibration or impact, or
places subject to salt damage or corrosive gas.
Be sure to attach the safety wire when installing the camera.
Failure to do so may result in the camera falling or other accidents.
Do not touch the edge of metal parts with bare hands.
Do not insert your fi nger in the space between the brackets and the ceiling.
Injury may result.
Do not install the camera on an unstable surface.
To maximize shock resistant specifi cations, do not install on insuffi ciently strong
surfaces or surfaces subject to signifi cant vibration (VB-M600VE).
Malfunction may result.
Take care not to damage wiring or pipes in the room.
Damage to peripheral items may result.
Precautions for Mounting the Camera Underneath Eaves (VB-M600VE)
For installation of VB-M600VE underneath eaves, observe the following precautions to retain
waterproof/dustproof capabilities.
Be sure to install the camera underneath eaves unexposed to
direct sunlight.
Install the camera in a place unexposed to direct rainfall.
Firmly fi x the dome case to the main unit of the camera with the
lock screws, taking care not to pinch cables between the main
unit and dome case.
If wiring the camera through the wiring hole on the bottom, use
silicone sealant or a rubber mat to ensure waterproofi ng. Also
use an insect repellent sponge if necessary.
If wiring with a composite pipe (NPT 3/4 inch threaded hole)
attached to the wiring hole, wrap tefl on tape around the tip of the
pipe, clear any debris from the wiring hole and fi rmly tighten the
pipe. Apply silicone sealant after attaching the pipe.
When mounting the camera onto a wall or other upright surface, position the wiring hole
Inappropriate handling against the instruction accompanied
straight down to prevent rain infi ltration.
by this sign may result in death or serious injury. Be sure to
observe these warnings to ensure safety.
Precautions for Use
Inappropriate handling against the instruction accompanied
by this sign may result in injury. Be sure to observe these
precautions to ensure safety.
If you discover defective conditions such as smoke, strange sounds, heat or strange
Inappropriate handling against the instruction accompanied by
odors, immediately stop using the camera and contact your closest dealer.
this sign may result in property damage. Be sure to observe these
Continued use may cause fi re or electric shock.
Do not disassemble or modify the camera.
This symbol indicates important or restricted items. Be sure to
Do not damage the connecting cable and others.
read this section.
Do not spill water or other liquid inside the camera, spray the camera with water, or
otherwise make it wet.
Contains reference information for operation or additional
Do not insert foreign objects into the camera.
Do not use fl ammable sprays near the camera.
Do not leave LAN cables, external power supplies or AC adapter (optional) power
connectors connected when the camera is not in use for long periods.
Do not use fl ammable solvents such as alcohol, paint thinner or benzine when cleaning
the camera.
Fire or electric shock may result.
Notes on Power Supply
Only use the dedicated AC adapter PA-V17 (optional) for AC power.
Do not set any heavy objects on the power cable.
Do not pull, forcibly bend, scratch, or modify the power cable.
Do not cover or wrap the AC adapter (optional) with cloth or blankets.
Fire or electric shock may result.
Be sure to read the User's Manual for the PA-V17 (optional) before use.
After turning off the power, wait for at least fi ve seconds before turning the power on
again. If the power is turned on again too quickly, the camera may operate poorly.
External Dimensions
123 ( 4.84)
186 ( 7.32)
123 ( 4.84)
180 ( 7.09)
3/4" NPT threaded hole
Junction Box Plate (Optional)
Junction box mounting holes
Φ 4.5 (Φ 0.18)
83.5 (3 9/32)
(1 13/16)
83.5 (3 9/32)
85.7 (3 3/8)
Position the
wiring hole
straight down
Main Specifi cations
Image Sensor
1/3 type CMOS (primary color fi lter)
Number of Effective Pixels
Approx. 1.3 million pixels
Scanning Method
3x Optical Zoom Lens (Electric Drive)
Focal Length
f = 2.8 mm (W) – 8.4 mm (T)
Radius of ceiling
F1.2 (W) – F2.0 (T)
mounting holes
Viewing Angle
Horizontal: 101.2° (W) – 33.7° (T)
Vertical: 74.7° (W) – 25.3° (T)
Φ 155 (Φ 6.10)
Day/Night Switch
Auto or Manual. In "Auto" mode, it switches automatically according to "Switching
Brightness" and "Response" settings.
Min. Subject Illumination
Day Mode (color):
0.25 lux (F1.2, Shutter Speed 1/30 sec., when Smart Shade Control is off)
0.07 lux (F1.2, Shutter Speed 1/8 sec., when Smart Shade Control is off)
0.018 lux (F1.2, Shutter Speed 1/8 sec., when Smart Shade Control is on)
Night Mode (monochrome):
0.008 lux (F1.2, Shutter Speed 1/30 sec., when Smart Shade Control is off)
0.002 lux (F1.2, Shutter Speed 1/8 sec., when Smart Shade Control is off)
0.001 lux (F1.2, Shutter Speed 1/8 sec., when Smart Shade Control is on)
One-shot AF/Manual/Fixed at infi nity
Shooting Distance (from front of lens)
Radius of ceiling
Day Mode: 0.3 m (12 in.) – ∞
mounting holes
Night Mode: 1.0 m (3.3 ft.) – ∞
Shutter Speed
1, 1/2, 1/4, 1/8, 1/15, 1/30, 1/60, 1/100, 1/120, 1/250, 1/500, 1/1000, 1/2000,
Φ 158 (Φ 6.22)
1/4000, 1/8000 sec.
Auto/Flickerless/Shutter-Priority AE/Manual (Shutter Speed/Aperture/Gain)
White Balance
Auto/Light Source (Warm Fluorescent, White Fluorescent, Daylight Fluorescent,
Mercury Lamp, Sodium Lamp, Halogen Lamp)/Lock (One-shot WB)/Manual
Metering Mode
3 Options (Center-weighted/Average/Spot)
Exposure Compensation
7 levels
Smart Shade Control
7 levels (function for increasing the brightness of shaded subjects in a high-
contrast image)
Pan Angle Range
350° (±175°)
Tilt Angle Range
150° (±75°)
Rotation Angle Range
350° (±175°)
Moving Speed*
Pan: 19.2°/sec., Tilt: 14.2°/sec.
Rotation: 43.7 °/sec.
*When the Camera Angle Setting Tool is used
Video Compression Method
H.264, JPEG
Image Size
JPEG: 160 x 120/320 x 240/640 x 480/1280 x 960
H.264: 320 x 240/640 x 480/1280 x 960
Image Quality
JPEG/H.264: 5 levels
Frame Rate*1
JPEG: 30 – 0.1 fps
H.264: 30/15/10 fps
Max. Frame Rate
Max. 30 fps (1280 x 960) *1
Simultaneous Client Access
JPEG: Max. 30 Clients + 1 Admin Client
H.264: Max. 10 Clients
Audio Compression Method
G.711 µ-law (64 kbps)
Unit: mm (in.)
Audio Communication Method
Full-duplex (two-way) – Echo cancellation function compliant
Audio Playback
available *2
IPv4: TCP/IP, UDP, HTTP, FTP, SNMP (MIB2), SMTP (Client), DHCP (Client), DNS
(Client), ARP, ICMP, POP3, NTP, SMTP authentication, WV-HTTP (from
Canon), ONVIF
IPv6: TCP/IP, UDP, HTTP, FTP, SMTP (Client), DNS (Client), ICMPv6, POP3, NTP,
SMTP authentication, WV-HTTP (from Canon), ONVIF
On-Screen Display
Encrypted Communications
SSL/TLS, IPsec (Auto Key Exchange/Manual)
Camera Control
3 user levels available (Administrator/Authorized user/Guest user)
Up to 50 users' user names and passwords can be set for Authorized users.
Privacy Mask
Number of registration: Max. 8 places, Number of mask colors: 1 (select from 9
Access Control
Access control (user name and password)/Host-based access control (IPv4, IPv6)
Intelligent Function
Detection Types: Moving Object Detection, Abandoned Object Detection,
Removed Object Detection, Camera Tampering Detection
Detection Areas: Max. 15 places
Volume Detection
Event Trigger Type
External Device Input 1/2, Intelligent Function (Image), Intelligent Function
(Volume), Timer
Image Upload
FTP/HTTP/SMTP (e-mail)
Temporary storage memory in camera: Max. approx. 4MB, Frame Rate: Max. 10 fps
Event Notifi cation
HTTP/SMTP (e-mail)
*1 The frame rate may be reduced due to Viewer PC's specs, the number of clients accessing at the same
time, network loads, type or movement of the subject, image quality setting or other reasons.
*2 A separately-sold amplifi er speaker is necessary for playing audio fi les.
"ONVIF" is a trademark of ONVIF Inc.
Network Terminal
LAN x 1 (RJ45, 100Base-TX (Auto/full-duplex/half-duplex))
Φ 3.5 mm (Φ 0.14 in.) mini-jack connector (monaural)
Audio Input Terminal
∗ connect via a bundled audio interface cable
(common for LINE IN & MIC IN)
LINE IN/MIC IN can be switched in the setting page
LINE IN x 1 (connect to an amplifi er microphone) or
MIC IN x 1 (connect to a microphone w/o amplifi er)
Φ 3.5 mm (Φ 0.14 in.) mini-jack connector (monaural)
Audio Output Terminal
∗ connect via a bundled audio interface cable
LINE OUT x 1 (connect to an amplifi er speaker)
External device I/O Terminal
Input x 2 Output x 2
Memory Card
SD Memory Card, SDHC Memory Card Compatible. Max. approx. 32 GB,
Frame Rate: Max. 1 fps
Operating Environment
Temperature: -10 – 50°C (14 – 122°F) / Humidity: 5 – 85% (without condensation)
Temperature: -10 – 50°C (14 – 122°F) / Humidity: 5 – 85% (without condensation)
Temperature: -30 – 50°C (-22 – 122°F) / Humidity: 5 – 85% (without condensation)*
*equipped with an optional Heater Unit HU600-VB
Power Supply
PoE: PoE power supply via a LAN connector (IEEE802.3af compliant)
AC adapter: Optional PA-V17 (AC 100-240 V)
External power source: AC 24 V/DC 12 V
Power Consumption
PoE Input: Max. approx. 8.6 W
When using AC adapter PA-V17: Max. approx. 10.9 W
DC Input: Max. approx. 9.0 W
AC Input: Max. approx. 8.3 W
Max. approx. 18.9 W* *equipped with an optional Heater Unit HU600-VB
(Φ x H) Φ 186 x 140 mm (Φ 7.32 x 5.51 in.)
(Φ x H) Φ 180 x 147 mm (Φ 7.09 x 5.79 in.)
Approx. 1200 g (2.65 lb.) (camera main unit only)
Approx. 1910 g (4.22 lb.) (camera main unit only)
Impact Resistance
External materials: aluminum alloy, Dome: polycarbonate plastics
Lens shock absorbing mechanism
Estimated shock resistant: 50J (impact strength) *Based on Canon's test method
Waterproof Specifi cation
* Only when installed correctly and proper dust and waterproofi ng are performed.
AC Adapter (optional)
100-240 VAC 50/60 Hz
13 VDC 1.8 A (MAX), temperature -10°C – 35°C (14 – 95°F) humidity 20 – 85%
(without condensation)
When combined with the network camera
13 VDC 1.0 A (MAX), temperature -10°C – 45°C (14 – 113°F) humidity 20 – 85%
(without condensation)
Black line side (-), white line side (+)
(W x D x H) 58 x 118 x 25 mm (2.28 x 4.65 x 0.98 in.) (excluding projections)
Approx. 215 g (7.6 oz.) (excluding cables)
Junction Box Mounting Kit (Optional)
Network camera-mounting environments
Temperature: -10 – 50°C (14 – 122°F) / Humidity: 5 – 85% (without condensation)
Temperature: -10 – 50°C (14 – 122°F) / Humidity: 5 – 85% (without condensation)
Temperature: -30 – 50°C (-22 – 122°F) / Humidity: 5 – 85% (without condensation)*
*equipped with an optional Heater Unit HU600-VB
Approx. 159 g (5.7 oz.) (including camera fi xing screws)
Approx. 162 g (5.8 oz.) (including camera fi xing screws)



Summary of Contents for Canon VB-M600D

  • Page 1 Network Camera For installation or inspection of this camera, consult the dealer where you purchased Camera VB-M600D protect privacy and avoid any violation of publicity rights. Canon shall have no liability whatsoever the product. Others Image Sensor 1/3 type CMOS (primary color fi lter) in this regard.
  • Page 2 12 VDC can be connected in a non-polar confi guration. VB-M600D VB-M600VE (NPT 3/4 inch threaded hole) to the wiring hole. after inserting it into the camera (see “Memory Card” in “Setting Page” in the “VB-M700F/VB-M600D/ Strip When guiding cables through VB-M600VE Operation Guide”).

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