Enabling auto-pan for Panasonic units - Security Center 5.7 SR3

Security Center Video Unit Configuration Guide 5.7 SR3

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Security Center 5.7 SR3
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To use the auto-pan feature with some Panasonic units in Security Center, you must configure it in Security Desk.


  1. In Security Desk, select the PTZ camera in a canvas tile.
  2. Move the PTZ camera to the desired position.
  3. In the PTZ widget, click Specific commands ().
  4. In the Specific commands dialog box, click Set auto pan start point, and click Execute command.

    The auto-pan start point is set to the current camera position.
  5. Click Close.
  6. To select an auto-pan stop point, move the camera to the desired stopping point, and click Specific commands ().
  7. In the Specific commands box, click Set auto pan stop point, and click Execute command.
    NOTE: The auto pan feature does not support tilt commands.
  8. Click Start auto pan, and click Execute command.
    The camera pans between the two points you configured.
    NOTE: If you click another PTZ command while the camera is panning, the auto-pan is cancelled. The only exceptions are zoom commands.
  9. To stop the auto-pan, click Stop auto pan, and click Execute command.
  10. Click Close.