How do I configure the standard settings for Commercial Galaxy Displays in M2Config?

Question

  • How do I configure the standard settings for Commercial Galaxy Displays in M2Config?

Environment

  • Product Family: Message Displays
  • Product: Galaxy, AF-3200, AF-3220, AF-3400, AF-3700, AF-3500, AF-3550, Electronic Message Center (EMC), Marquee, Electronic Message Board (EMB)
  • Component: M2Config Utility Software, M2 or M3 controllers
  • Control System:

Answer/Steps

Warning: Misuse of this utility can render your sign inoperable.

Step 1: Install M2Config: How to download & install the M2Config Utility on your computer?, DD2059662.

Step 2: Connect to the display using M2Config:  How to connect to my Galaxy display using the M2Config Utility?, DD2342173.

Step 3: Use M2Config to set the standard settings on the following display types.

M2Config Settings

​AF- 3200

12mm

AF-3200-34mm AF-3220-34mm AF-3400-20mm AF-3400-34mm AF-3400-46mm AF-3700-20mm AF-3700-34mm AF-3500-20mm AF-3500-34mm AF-3500-46mm AF-3500-DF-20mm AF-3550-16mm
Product Family​GalaxyGalaxyGalaxyGalaxyGalaxyGalaxyGalaxy ProGalaxy ProGalaxyGalaxyGalaxyGalaxyGalaxy
Module Size​16x168x88x816x168x88x816x168x816x168x88x816x1616x16
Color Depth

​Mono

 

Mono 64 or RGB 32,768Mono 64 or RGB 32,768Mono 64 or RGB 32,768Mono 64 or RGB 32,768Mono 64 or RGB 32,768 RGB 16,777,216 RGB 16,777,216 Mono 4096 or RGB 68 BillionMono 4096 or RGB 68 BillionMono 4096 or RGB 68 BillionMono 4096 or RGB 68 Billion Mono 4096 or RGB 68 Billion
Module Type
Note: Color Depth & Product family will need to be set before Module Type.
​AF-6120 12mm 16 high AF-3200 34mmAF-3220AF-3400 20mmAF-3400 34mmAF-3400 46mmAF-3700
AF-3700
with MLCs
AF-3500AF-3500AF-3500
AF-3500
Double Face
AF-3500
Number of Faces1​1111111,21,2,3,41,2,3,41,2,3,4Double Face 1,2,3,4
Gamma​2.22.22.22.22.22.22.22.22.52.52.52.52.5
Refresh Rate​120120120120120120120120120120120120120
​Dimming Level

​high 100

low 6

high 100
low 6​
high 100
low 6​​
​high 100
low 6​
high 100
low 6​​
high 100
low 6​​
​high 100
low 6​
high 100
low 6​​
high 100
low 6​​
​high 100
low 6​
high 100
low 6​​
high 100
low 6​​
high 100
low 6​​​
​Temperature - High65​656565656570707070707070
Temperature - Low​55​​55​55​55​55​55​60​60​60​60​60​60​60
Max Log File Size​100,000100,00​0100,000100,000100,000100,000100,000100,000100,000100,000100,000100,000100,000
Version 1 File Storage - Standard​Use volatile storageUse volatile storageUse volatile storageUse volatile storageUse volatile storageUse volatile storageUse volatile storageUse volatile storageUse volatile storageUse volatile storageUse volatile storageUse volatile storage Use volatile storage
Multiplier - Serial1​1111111NANANANANA
Multiplier - Ethernet ​128 ​128 ​128 ​128 ​128 ​128 ​128 ​128 ​128 ​128 ​128 ​128 ​128

Step 4: Click File -> Set Configuration if any changes are made within M2Config.. (Sign will reset)

Note: If a display is utilizing a Lantronix device or Ethernet to Serial device the Multiplier needs to be set to 1.

KB ID: DD2241913


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