Auto tracking prioritizes tracking the first detected moving object. While auto tracking, other moving objects will not
be detected even if they sati sfy [Tracking Start Conditions].
The detection status of auto tracking can also be checked in t he [Event and Input/Output] menu of the Camera Viewer (P. 85).
Auto Tracking Termination
Auto tracking will be terminated in the following cases.
The Camera Viewer, etc. obtained camera control privileges or the video is displayed on the Setting Page.
The camera moved to a preset position due to the triggering of a volume detection event or an external input device.
Capture of a panorama image has started.
You executed [Maintenance] > [General] > [Tool] > [Refresh Drive System].
The configured auto [Tracking Duration] time has elapsed.
Tracking cannot continue because sight of the moving object was lost (examples: movement of target object was lost,
target object is lost in shadow of anot her object, target object falls below the sizes possible for tracking, target object
moves outside the possible tracking area).
The [Intelligent Function] has restarted.
When auto tracking is terminated, a tracking OFF event is triggered and the camera returns to the initial camera position
(when [Specify the initial camera position] has been selected). If camera control privileges were revoked, the camera will
move after camera control privileges are released.
Auto tracking detection resumes after the camera moves back to the original position.
Disabling Auto Tracking
You can disable Auto Tracking by selecting [Video Detection] (P. 173) in [Operation Mode] for the Intelligent Function.
When setting the Auto Tracking Function, it is recommended that you test the auto detection, to confirm that object will conti nue
to be tracked.
Moving objects are not individually recog nized during auto tracking. Thus when two objects pass each other, or there are
multiple moving objects, proper tracking of the object may not be possible.
If there are multiple moving objects, la rge objects closest to the center of the screen are prioritized and will continue to be
The privacy mask areas are also part of the auto tracking detection area.
The camera will not track the subject while video is being di splayed on the Setting Page, or while camera control privileges a re
obtained using the camera viewer, etc. To allow automatic tracking with the camera, you must release the camera control
While auto tracking, preset tours will not start.
Auto tracking beyond view re strictions is not possible.
Auto Tracking Target Frame