Camera Control

Control for PTZ of cameras

Where can I download the Crestron / Extron Codes?
Question: Where can I download the Crestron / Extron Codes? Answer: You can download them here: http://info.conferenceroomsys...
Fri, 24 Apr, 2015 at 9:27 AM
Serial Control (e.g. RS232, RS485, VISCA)
Serial control allows remote PTZ, preset calling/setting and other control from 3rd party devices (e.g. joystick, Crestron) or software (...
Fri, 7 Oct, 2016 at 10:29 AM
How do I hook up my PTZ joystick to multiple cameras?
This can easily be done through rs-232 connections or rs-485 connections, but in this guide I will take you through the rs-232 method of hooking this up. Y...
Wed, 17 Jul, 2019 at 10:38 AM
How to use/customize the Open Source control software
Hello AV & IT Pros! In this video Paul Richards reviews, how to download and run the PTZOptics Open Source Camera Control Software which is made ...
Sun, 3 Jan, 2016 at 2:42 PM
What are the possible ways I can control my PTZoptics camera?
IR remote control - Included with each camera. Hardware Joystick - The cameras can be controlled using the VISCA, Pelco-D, and Pelco-P protocols. This can...
Thu, 7 Jun, 2018 at 9:17 AM
Do you have the pinout of your VISCA cascade cables?
This is the pinout of our cascade cables. Pins 1 and 2 are swapped, and pins 3 and 5 are swapped. Pins 6,7, and 8 and not used. 
Mon, 7 Nov, 2016 at 9:12 AM
If I set a preset using the remote control, can I call that preset from the IP interface?
Yes you are able to set a preset from the IR Remote and recall that same preset from the WebUI. These operations also work in reverse allowing you to s...
Fri, 3 Apr, 2020 at 11:07 AM
I need to pull up the OSD of my camera from your HC-Joy , is that possible?
Gen 2 serial controller: if you need to open the OSD of your camera using the serial joystick you can do this by calling preset 95. this can be done b...
Fri, 22 Feb, 2019 at 10:05 AM
Issues with Daisy chaining your Gen 2 PTZ optics camera with RS-232 (HC-JOY-G2/G3)
if when setting up your HC-Joy (serial joystick) with your gen 2 cameras you are having issues daisy chaining with RS-232 please follow the following the st...
Mon, 28 Oct, 2019 at 2:13 PM
Installing the OBS plugin to your windows PC.
PTZ Optics now offers a plugin for OBS to allow for control of your cameras over a network. the download for this app can be found in the link HERE: https:/...
Fri, 3 Jan, 2020 at 11:02 AM