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    VK-64/VK-16  v2.2Viewer Operation Guide
    This guide explains a basic operation of VK Viewer. For more detailed explanations, refer to the Administrator's 
    Manual and Setup Guide.
    * This guide also applies to VK-Lite Viewer (simplified version of VK Viewer).
    [Location]Groups of zones.
    [Zone] Areas in which 
    cameras are located.
    Camera Selection Area
    Thumbnails from all the 
    cameras located in each zone 
    are displayed. The number 
    of thumbnails represents the 
    number of cameras in the zone.
    Video Window
    Live or recorded video from 
    a camera is displayed in this 
    Viewing Area
    Video Windows are displayed 
    Recording information and 
    events that have occurred are 
    The time of the video currently 
    being played is displayed.
    Launching VK Viewer
    Double-click the [VK Viewer v2.2] desktop icon.
    The connect option menu (Startup Screen) for the Storage Server is 
    * Different icon is displayed for VK-Lite.
    Select [Master Storage 
    Server] and click 
    If you select [localhost] or [Use 
    IP address], the [Login] dialog 
    box appears.
    Enter your [User Name] 
    and [Password] and click 
    VK Viewer starts up.
    Make a note of your user 
    name and password here.
    User Name
    Select [File] → [Exit] in 
    the menu bar.
    VK Viewer shuts down.
    Note that the login information is case-sensitive.
    Check with the system administrator for your user name and 
    If you note down your user name and password in this guide, 
    take particular care to ensure that this does not lead to unwanted 
    disclosure of your login details.
    Exiting VK Viewer
    If you are using a screensaver on your PC, the screen saver may 
    start up after VK Viewer shuts down. To restore the viewing window, 
    simply move the mouse.
    VK Viewing Screen
    For information on operations such as changing the video window display position, size or layout, see "Chapter 5 Viewer Reference" in the 
    Administrator's Manual.
    The camera selection area, timeline and video window title bars can all be hidden using options in the [View] menu in the menu bar.
    Video Window
    Video display
    Live or recorded video is displayed.
    Live video
    The video currently being shot.
    Recorded video Video recorded on the storage server.
    Title bar
    The camera name and the video status are displayed.
    The title bar color changes according to the displayed video content, as shown below.
    Title bar colorVideo status
    During live video display BlackLive
    During recorded video 
    display Black
    Recording time
    							Controlling A Camera
    2Select [View] → [Camera Control] in the 
    menu bar.
    The [Camera Control] panel appears.
    3Click [Get Control] in the [Camera Control] 
    Once you have the camera control, all the buttons in 
    the [Camera Control] panel become active.
    For details, see "Chapter 5 Viewer Reference" in the Administrator's Manual.
    If you have the camera control and do not  make any changes for 30 
    seconds, a message appears saying "Control will be lost in 10 seconds".  
    You will then lose the control if it is left for another 10 seconds.
    To control a camera while it is recording, check with the administrator and 
    review the procedure beforehand.
    Playing Recorded Video
    1Click a video window of the camera you want to play.
    3Click the time you want to play.
    The recorded video appears in the selected video window.
    2Click and drag the time bar to the left or right to change the 
    playback time.
    1Click a video window of the camera you want to play.
    Play/PauseFast forward
    2Click [Jump to Time].
    The [Jump To Time] dialog box 
    3Select a date and time and 
    click [OK].
    The recorded video appears in the 
    selected video window.
    If a message appears saying "Can't get 
    camera control", system administration 
    privileges of other Viewers of tools may 
    be controlling the camera. Contact the 
    Depending on your camera, some 
    functions may be unavailable. For more 
    details, see Administrator's Manual.
    Rewind and nudge back cannot be used when viewing recorded MPEG-4 video.  *MPEG-4 video cannot be recorded with VK-Lite.
    QuickTime version 6.5.1 or later is recommended.
    On Windows Vista, videos cannot be saved into the Program Files folder or Windows folder on the system drive.
    Jump to next event
    You can use these controls to play, pause, rewind, fast forward, nudge 
    forward or back and jump to the previous or next event. You can also 
    change the rewind and fast forward speeds sequentially from 1x → 2x 
    → 5x → 10x. This button switches the video display from recorded video back to live 
    You can save recorded videos to any location in .mov format.
    The saved videos can then be viewed in QuickTime Player or any other 
    player that supports the .mov format.
    File-Saving format
    QuickTime (file extension: mov)
    Recording duration Max. 1 hour
    These controls change the level of detail shown in the timeline.
    [Zoom In]To view the timeline in more detail.
    [Zoom Out] To view the entire timeline at once.
    Jump to previous event
    Nudge forward
    Pan (left/right) and Tilt (up/down)
    These controls move the PT camera in the 
    direction of the arrows.
    Pan and tilt either by briefly clicking an arrow, or 
    by clicking and holding the arrow.
    Click and drag the zoom slider to zoom in or out.
    Pan/Tilt/Zoom speed
    Set the camera pan/tilt, and zoom speed.
    Pan/Tilt/Zoom Control
    Adjusting/Saving Played Video
    1Click a video window for the camera you want to control.
    Choose one of preset positions from a list.
    Nudge back
    Using the timeline to play video
    Controlling playback
    Playing video of a specified time
    Zooming in and out on the timeline
    Returning to Live Video
    Saving a specified video
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