Quick Setup and Operations
Connect Power — Ensure that power is properly
connected to the PDS. (Chapter 3, “Cable and
Connect Outputs — Connect the output(s) of the
PDS to your projector(s) or other target devices.
(Chapter 3, “Signal Installation”)
Power On — Turn on power to the PDS, your
projector(s), and to all peripheral equipment.
(Chapter 4, “Power-Up Initialization”)
Set Output Format — Set the desired output
resolution and frame rate. (Chapter 4, “Output
Save Output Configuration — After completing all
output adjustments, save the output configuration.
(Chapter 4, “Save Config”)
Enable Test Pattern — Turn on a test pattern, verify
an image, and adjust as required. When complete,
turn off the pattern. (Chapter 4, “Test Pattern”)
Select and Adjust Input — Select an input, and
perform the necessary image adjustments. (Chapter
4, “Input Menu”)
Adjust System Parameters — Adjust parameters
such as transition time, display brightness, user prefs.
(Chapter 4, “User Preference Menu,” “System Menu”)
Repeat for Each Input — Repeat steps 10 and
11 for each input that you have connected to the
Save System Configuration — After completing all
system adjustments, save the system configuration.
(Chapter 4, “Save System State”)
Ready to Roll — With all output, input and system
configurations saved, press the desired input button,
and press TAKE.
Connect Inputs — Connect all analog, DVI, and
SDI input sources to the PDS. (Chapter 3, “Signal
Launch GUI — (Optional) Connect your laptop to the
PDS, log onto the PDS using its IP address, and
launch the GUI. (Chapter 5, “GUI Operations”)
Save Input Configuration — After completing all
adjustments for an input, save the input configuration.
(Chapter 4, “Save Config”)
Enable Remote Control — (Optional) Connect
Ethernet or Serial communications, and issue desired
commands. (Appendix B, “Remote Control”)
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Sources 1-4: Analog
Sources 5-8*: DVI or Analog
LOGO: Full screen capture
* (sources 7-8 not on PDS-701)
Use ADJUST knob,
plus SEL and ESC
buttons to navigate
• Counter-clockwise: scroll down
menu tree, or decrement values.
• Clockwise: scroll up menu tree,
or increment values.
Press to enter a menu,
change or accept a
parameter, or answer
“Yes” to a query.
Press to exit a menu
without making changes,
cancel an operation, or
answer “No” to a query.
Press to freeze or
Lit solid = frozen.
Off: Input not selected
Blinking: Input “pending” for transition
Lit solid: Input on Program
Press to pend or initiate a black transition.
Black Auto Take mode affects function
(User Preferences). Blinking = Pending.
Lit solid = Black on Program.
Press to mix the selected input
to Program, or to execute a pending
black transition. Use the Setup Menu
to adjust the transition time.
Factory Reset – When using a PDS for the first
time, perform a factory reset. (Chapter 4,
“Factory Reset Menu”)
The following list summarizes PDS setup and
operations. For error-free installation, always
refer to the listed section in the User’s Guide.
Quick Start Guide
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