How to test Standard Video installations

Topic

Testing of the pre-configured standard video display and control system.

Environment

  • Product:DVN, DVX, LVN, LVX
  • Component: DMP-8000, DI-6000, VIP-5060
  • Control System:┬áStandard Rack Assemblies

Steps

  1. Open Display Studio
  2. New installations have buttons created for the standard content that is loaded on the DMP-8000.
    • Indoor and Outdoor Workspaces will exist in the Display Studio software.
  3. The Essentials tab will have generic testing content buttons created.
Essentials tab.jpg
  1. The buttons configured are set to play on the FullScreen zone.
    • The standard content can be used in any zone, you can create new buttons to play content in each zone of the display.
    1. Right click in the Scripting Container and select New Button.
    2. Select DMP-8000 Player Control.
    3. Select any unused zone (Audio Zone will be used for audio only).
    4. Select Play.
    5. Select Add and choose content from the Essentials content folder.
    6. Select the asterisk icon and click the Add Line + at the bottom of the window.
    7. Repeat from step 2 above to add content to remaining zones, suggest different content for each zone.
    8. Name button Test and save button.
  2. Click this Test button. Content should play on each zone as selected.
Testing image.jpg
  1. Once confirmation is found click on the Blank Display button.
  2. To verify live video into the DMP-8000.
    1. verify video input is connected.
      1. For 1-input rack systems there will be a patch panel on the rear of the rack.
      2. Connect the laptop via HDMI into the HDMI IN port on the patch panel, make sure the W-3896406 jumper is connected between OUT 1 and SDI INPUT as indicated as well.
1 input Video input.jpg
  1. For 4-input rack systems a Tricaster is provided.
  2. From the Tricaster control area play either saved content from the DDR or a camera input to the Program Out. See page 3 of the Standard Video Game Day Production Quick Guide 4 input.
4 input Video input.jpg
  1. Click Video buttons in Display Studio.
Video buttons.jpg
  1. Select the Scripts tab in Display Studio.
  2. Verify Dimming scripts are working. DI-6000 Dimming Product Support Page (PSP)
    1. Visually confirm dimming is happening on display.
    2. If visual cannot be confirmed check the processor being used for confirmation.
      1. Connect to the processor webpage.
      2. Select the Brightness tile on the Dashboard.
      3. You will have to refresh this page after testing each Dimming button.
VIP brightness.jpgDI Brightness.jpg
  1. Verify the Primary and Backup buttons for DI-6000s. Show Control System: How do I switch between active and inactive VP/DI-6000 via scripting?
    1. Connect to the DI-6000 webpages for both the primary and backup DIs.
    2. The activity of the output is reported in the ProLink Output State tile.
    3. Refresh these pages after testing each button.
Prolink tile.jpg

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