GE DVMRe DVD VCR Combo User Manual

0150-0193F 16 Kalatel DVMRe Triplex
RS232 Port 1
For a Modem connection or remote control of unit. See section 3.17 for information about configuring
the modem settings in the menu system. See section 9 for RS232 Remote Control Protocols.
DB-9 Pin Configuration For Port 1
Pin Use
Pin Use
Pin Use
2 RX 5 Ground 8 CTS
3 TX 6 Not Connected 9 Not Connected
DB-9 on back panel.
RS232 Port 2
For Event Generation and ASCII Text Insertion.
RJ-45 Pin Configuration For RS232 Port 2
Pin Use
Pin Use
1 Ground 5 TXD
2 Reserved 6 Not Connected
3 Not Connected 7 Ground
4 RXD 8 Reserved
82 3 4 5 6 71
RJ-45 socket on
back panel.
1.8 Power-Up
It is important that the power-up procedures be followed carefully. The unit uses its auto-detect
feature to detect camera signals during power-up, and configure itself automatically.
Power-up procedure
Power Supply Input
Once the system installation is complete, apply
power in the following order:
1. Energize the monitors and all of the cameras.
2. Energize the DVMRe
Voltage: 12 Volt DC
Power: 60 Watt (5 Amp)
Connector: 2.1mm barrel, center positive
Once power is applied to the unit, it will begin its power-up procedure. The unit will begin by displaying
the software version on Monitor-A, then the unit will begin recording automatically.
Check Video Input Quality
Check the picture quality by selecting each camera for full screen display. If the picture quality is poor,
check the following items:
The BNC connections.
The loop-through terminations.
The video levels of incoming signals.
The possibility of ground loops.
Consult the camera’s installation instructions for additional information about proper camera setup.