The HIKVISION DS-1006KI is a full-featured RS485 keyboard that supports various cameras, NVRs and DVRs. It has a flexible 4-axis joystick and buttons that can perform powerful functions. It also has a 128 x 64 pixel screen that displays all important information. In this article, we will show you how to use the HIKVISION DS-1006KI keyboard to control your devices.
Connecting the Keyboard
The HIKVISION DS-1006KI keyboard has three serial interfaces: RS-232, RS-422 and RS-485. You can connect the keyboard to your devices using the appropriate cable according to the device's protocol and baud rate. The keyboard also has a USB interface that can be used to connect a mouse or a USB flash drive. The keyboard is powered by a 12 VDC power supply.
Setting Up the Keyboard
Before using the keyboard, you need to set up some basic parameters such as the language, date and time, screen saver and backlight. To enter the main menu, press the MENU button on the keyboard. Use the joystick or the arrow keys to navigate through the menu items and press ENTER to confirm your selection. To exit the menu, press ESC.
The HIKVISION DS-1006KI keyboard can control up to 255 devices with different addresses. To switch between devices, press the DEVICE button and enter the device address using the numeric keys. You can also use the PRESET and CALL buttons to store and recall up to 16 device addresses.
To control a camera, you can use the joystick to pan, tilt and zoom the camera. You can also use the FOCUS, IRIS and WIPER buttons to adjust the focus, iris and wiper of the camera. To control a DVR or NVR, you can use the PLAYBACK, RECORD, STOP and PAUSE buttons to control the playback and recording of video files. You can also use the PTZ button to enter the PTZ control mode and use the joystick and buttons to control a PTZ camera connected to the DVR or NVR.
The HIKVISION DS-1006KI keyboard has several function buttons that can perform different operations depending on the device type and mode. For example, you can use the F1 button to switch between different video output modes, such as HDMI, VGA and CVBS. You can also use the F2 button to switch between different display modes, such as single-screen, multi-screen and full-screen. To view more functions, press SHIFT and then press one of the function buttons.
The HIKVISION DS-1006KI keyboard can download video files from a DVR or NVR to a USB flash drive connected to its USB interface. To download files, press SHIFT and then press F5 to enter the download mode. Use the arrow keys or the joystick to select a file from the file list and press ENTER to start downloading. You can also press F1 to select multiple files or F2 to select all files. To exit the download mode, press ESC.
The HIKVISION DS-1006KI keyboard can update its firmware using a USB flash drive that contains the firmware file. To update firmware, press SHIFT and then press F6 to enter the update mode. The keyboard will automatically detect the firmware file on the USB flash drive and prompt you to confirm whether to update or not. Press ENTER to start updating or ESC to cancel. The keyboard will reboot after updating successfully.
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