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How to slow down the speed of the joystick with HoistCam?
Last Updated 6 months ago

In order to slow down the speed of the joystick with PTZ (pan-tilt-zoom) enabled HoistCam platforms, the HoistCam's camera has to have turbo disabled. Below documents via a video and text on how to turn off turbo mode on an HC190 series HoistCam.

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Turning off PTZ (Pan-Tilt-Zoom) Turbo Speed
  1. Turn on Camera and VRB. If not paired, pair them again.
  2. Plug in joystick and verify it works by moving the camera.
  3. Press the following buttons to open the HoistCam camera's on-screen display menu.
    95 SHOT
  4. Your selected option is shown in gray lettering, you can navigate the menu using the joystick.
    1. Down on the joystick moves the cursor down the menu options
    2. Up on the joystick moves the cursor to up the menu options
    3. Right on the joystick selects each menu option or changes them
    4. Left on the joystick backs out of any given menu
  5. Go to the menu "Dome Motion" menu
  6. Under "Dome Motion" go into the "General Setup"
  7. Go to "Turbo Speed" and move the joystick to the right to turn the setting off.
  8. Move down to "Save" and move joystick right to save this option.
  9. Exit out of menu by moving the joystick to the left. Once on the main menu, go down to "Exit" and move the joystick to the right.
  10. Test the speed of the joystick to verify that it is now moving slower.
Note: Some controls are programmed to the number pad. By clicking those buttons, you may activate a particular command.

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