Genetec Motoscan™ LED feedback - Genetec Motoscan™ 1.0

Genetec Motoscan™ Hardware Installation Guide 1.0

Applies to
Genetec Motoscan™ 1.0
Last updated
2018-04-09
Content type
Guides > Installation guides
Language
English (United States)
Product
Genetec Motoscan™
Version
1.0

To provide visual feedback on system status and operation, LEDs are included on the main unit, the controller, and the EV battery backup module.

System LEDs

  LED Location Color Description
A Power button Main unit Blue Illuminated power switch
B Left camera Controller Red Toggle switch
C Status Controller Blue Blue LED
D Right camera Controller Red Toggle switch
E CHRG ON EV battery backup module Green Module battery charge status
F CHRG DONE EV battery backup module Green Module battery charge status
G MAIN PWR EV battery backup module Green Main power status

Main unit power button LED status

The power button LED communicates system power states.

NOTE: The main unit power button LED gives the same feedback as the blue LED on the controller.
LED status Description
Off The system is powered off.
NOTE: If the LED is OFF and one or more LEDs on the controller are ON, it could indicate a problem with the system.
Slow flashing After button is turned ON: The system is booting up.

After button is turned OFF: System shutdown in progress.

On The system is ready.

Controller LED status

The controller LEDs communicate system status.

Left camera LED Status LED Right camera LED Description
OFF OFF OFF The system is powered off.
OFF Slow flash OFF The system is starting up or shutting down.
OFF ON OFF The system is ready for operation and the cameras are off.
ON ON OFF The system is ready to read plates using the left camera.
OFF ON ON The system is ready to read plates using the right camera.
ON ON ON The system is ready to read plates using the left and right cameras.
Flash ON Flash When a camera is on, the controller LED for the camera flashes once to indicate that a plate read has been captured by the camera.
System errors
Fast flash OFF Fast flash There has been a system error. Restart the system. If the problem persists, contact your Genetec Inc. representative.
Slow flash OFF ––– A communciation error has been cause by one of the following issues:
  • The 3G connection has been lost. Ensure that you are in an area with 3G coverage. If your cellular phone is on the same network, you can use it to test the signal strength.
  • Unable to communicate with Security Center (or the ALPR Manager, or the server). Ensure that the role is running and that the communication ports are configured properly.
If the problem persists, contact your Genetec Inc. representative.
––– OFF Slow flash There is a problem with the navigation system. Ensure that the sky is not obstructed by tall buildings. If the problem persists, contact your Genetec Inc. representative.

EV battery backup module LED status

The EV battery backup module LEDs communicate the module's charge status.

LED Description
MAIN PWR When the LED is ON, power supplied to the module is within the required voltage range.
CHRG DONE When the LED is ON, the charging cycle has finished and the battery is at full capacity.
CHRG ON When the LED is ON, the main power is charging the battery.