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What custom programming can I do with the SDDP IP Camera driver?

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As well as the standard Control4 programming actions the following are available: FLIP/UNFLIP_IMAGE MIRROR/UNMIRROR IMAGE REBOOT_CAMERA SET/INC/DEC_IMAGE_VALUE – enables many different image properties to be adjusted and set. NOTE: Not all cameras will support all these functions. The Setup Report may indicate some features that are not enabled. Consult the Channel Vision documentation for a ...

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My Elite series IP camera is having issues communicating with the driver. What could cause this?

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* Incompatible camera firmware – ensure camera is running latest firmware * Camera not on same IP subnet as Control4 controller. * If manually entered IP address then this is incorrect * Contacts not bound correctly to Control4 contact devices. Run a Setup Report from the Actions tab to get more information that may assist ...

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Will SDDP work on a 6532?

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The 6532 does not support SDDP. There is an elite version of that camera, the SC532W, that will support SDDP.

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Will SDDP work on a 6544?

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SDDP will only function on the SC544S. It will not work on the 6544.

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Will SDDP work on a 6464?

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No. SDDP will only work on the Elite version, SC564W.

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Will SDDP work on a 6453?

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No. SDDP will work on the Elite Version, SC543S.

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Using the SDDP driver with an elite series IP camera, can I connect to 10 cameras at once?

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Currently, only one camera at a time can be connected to the touchscreen to watch live video.

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Using the SDDP driver with an elite series IP camera, can I make the thumbnail refresh automatically?

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This is not currently possible. The thumbnails will not auto-refresh. When you click into the camera itself on the screen, you can then watch live video.

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I am experiencing issues with my SDDP driver on the SC543S. What steps do I take to troubleshoot?

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Yes, in Composer, during project editing. Under “Advanced Properties” – “Reinitialize”. If this does not work, reboot the camera, and Control4 controller, if your project and setup allow a reboot without negative effects.

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Can I sync the time on an Elite Series IP Camera with Control4 when using the Channel Vision SDDP Driver?

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Yes, in Composer, during project editing. Under “Advanced Properties” – “Sync Time”.

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