Display

Table of Contents

Language
Camera Information
Camera Switch
Keyboard
Performance
Screen Layout
Animation
Monitor Setting

The screen and display options can be configured in this section.

Display Configuration Window

Figure 3.1. Display Configuration Window


Language

The language which is used for display messages can be selected, an the program will be restarted to apply this configuration. Currently supported langauges are English, Korean, Japanese, Spanish, Chinese, German, Hungarian, Protugal, Czech, Italian, Polish, Hebrew and Russian.

Supported Languages

Figure 3.2. Supported Languages


Camera Information

  • Location

    The location of the camera information on the camera video (N/A, Top-Left, Top-Right, Bottom-Left, Bottom-Right)

  • Background Color

    The color and transparency of the background of camera information

  • Show the title

    Show the camera title.

  • Font & Color

    The font name, size and color of the camera title text

  • Show network information

    Show the camera's network information like video / audio bitrates(bits per second), fps(frames per second) and video resolution.

  • Font & Color

    The font name, size and color of the network information text

Camera Switch

  • Interval

    You can adjust the interval between camera groups which is switched automatically when 'Switch' button is pressed.

Keyboard

  • Enable On-Screen Keyboard

    Enable OSK(on-screen keyboard) for typing text entry.

  • Enable keyboard actions

    Enable keyboard shortcut actions.

  • Enable keyboard search for camera title

    You can select and popup the camera by typing the name of camera and following Enter with keyboard. Only ASCII characters can be used like alphabet, numeric, etc.

Performance

  • Skip decoding of invisible network camera videos

    Skip decoding of network camera videos which are not visible in current display mode.

  • Skip decoding of live network camera videos in search mode

    Skip decoding of live network camera videos which are not visible in search mode.

  • Enable captured live video

    Use overlay video of RT1640DH cards in live screen

Screen Layout

  • Camera Button Columns

    The number of camera button columns

  • Set display mode buttons automatically

    The number of the display mode buttons is automatically calculated when this option is enabled. If it's disabled, the number of display mode buttons can be configured with Display Mode Buttons.

  • Show panels with overlay mode

    Show camera buttons, clock, etc. over the camera videos.

  • Show the corner arrow

    Show the corner arrow indicating the area to switch fullscreen mode.

  • Fit video image into the camera area

    Ignore original camera video ratio, and fit video image into the camera area.

  • Enable screen lock button

    Enable screen lock button on the live screen.

Animation

  • Enable animation effect

    Use animation effect for mode switching, screen toggle, etc.

  • Mode Switch Duration

    The duration to switch display modes.

Monitor Setting

This configuration provides monitor settings.

Monitor Setting Screen

Figure 3.3. Monitor Setting Screen


  • Single / Cloned Monitors

    This item configures the screen resolution of the connected monitors. If two or more monitors are connected, all resolutions which are supported by each monitor will be appeared. Special * sign appears after the resolution text if the resolution is supported by all connected monitors. When you select such a resolution, completely same screen is displayed. If you select a resolution which does not include * sign, the system will display the screen to the nearest resolution. In this case some monitors which cannot support that resolution will display partial of the screen.

    'Single / Cloned Monitors' Selection Screen Resolution

    Figure 3.4. 'Single / Cloned Monitors' Selection Screen Resolution


  • Multiple Monitors

    If Two or more monitors are connected to the system then you can select resolutions for each monitors. You can assign the camera group to each monitors. The camera group is specified with the start camera and the last camera.

    Multiple Monitors Screen

    Figure 3.5. Multiple Monitors Screen


  • Apply

    If you click Apply button, the configuration will be applied and monitor setting window will not closed. The confirmation dialog will be appeared by modifying configurations.

    Changing Monitor Setting Confirmation Dialog

    Figure 3.6. Changing Monitor Setting Confirmation Dialog


    After you have changed the setting, and press the Apply button or Ok button, a confirmation dialog is displayed. If you press the Yes button, the new settings are applied. And if you press the No button, to return to the previous setting. If you do not press a button within 15 seconds, to return to the previous setting.

  • Ok

    If you click Ok button, the configuration will be applied and monitor setting window will closed. The confirmation dialog will be appeared by modifying configurations. If you click Yes button on the confirmation dialog, the system will be restarted.

[Note] Note
'Multiple Monitors' option is enabled only when two or more monitors are connected to the system.
[Note] Note
After openning 'Monitor Setting' window if you connect or disconnect a monitor cable, then the system will find the optimum resolution automatically. If you connect two or more monitors to the system, the highest resolution which is supported by all connected monitors is setted and same screen will be displayed.