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Q: Where can I find iDR technical help and training? A: In the first instance please visit our iDR Training page [1] which covers the basics of setting up a configuration, programming presets and connecting PL devices [2]: There are additional res...
Q: Can the iDR unit's Real Time Clock compensate automatically for changes to the time caused by Daylight Savings Time, or is a service call to the job site necessary to connect and change the iDR clock so that the scheduled events remain accurate? ...
For instructions on how to connect to an iDR-4 / iDR-8 over the internet: Please Click Here [1] keywords: idr4 idr8 Links: ------ [1] http://109.203.103.60/tech/iDR/iDR_4%20iDR_8%20connecting%20to%20an%20iDR%20over%20the%20internet%20kb%20arti...
Q. Can I run the iDR signal generator offline? A. The iDR signal generator is located in the iDR system hardware, not in the offline simulator, and therefore you will need to be physically connected to an iDR unit to use this
Relay switch for on/off action PL-8 [1] Links: ------ [1] http://cpc.farnell.com/jsp/endecaSearch/searchPage2.jsp?Ntt=HK00258&Nty=1&N=411&Ntk=gensearch
Q. If I update the firmware in an iDR unit, will I lose my settings? A. No, you shouldn't lose any programming in the unit. The firmware code sits in a different area of memory to that of the programmed data, which is not overwritten during a code updat...
Problem - PL Client [1]: Not loading DRD file Solution - Remove spaces from the .drd file name keywords: iDR plclient Links: ------ [1] http://www.allen-heath.com/uk/products/pages/subLinkdetails.aspx?catid=iDRSeries&sid=9
How to set up an offline Telnet session: 1. Start an offline System Manager session (i.e. connect to an offline iDR-8 or iDR-4). 2. From the Start Menu select Run... 3. In the box type CMD 4. From the DOS prompt type TELNET 5. From the Mic...
NOTE: ALLEN \">http://cpc.farnell.com/_/hlrtoo/handy-little-relay-toggle-on-off/dp/HK00258 [1] Description * Handy Little Relay Toggle ON/OFF * This versatile version of the handy little relay gives a latching toggled on/off action that is activ...
We have a PDF detailing iDR-4 & iDR-8 system latency keywords: iDR4 iDR8 Links: ------ [1] http://109.203.103.60/tech/iDR/iDR_8%20iDR_4%20latency%20kb%20article.pdf
iDR-Switch, PL, output expander iDR-Out. Pager. Use one PL or iDR-Switch to trigger pager in two iDR units. Please Click Here [1] keywords: idr4 idr8 idrout idrswitch Links: ------ [1] http://109.203.103.60/tech/iDR/Paging across two units.pd...
Q: Can the iDR system generate a chime or gong, or short audio clip when the user starts to speak into a mic, and when they stop? A: The iDR series does not generate such as system of gongs or other audio, so you would need to investigate an external...
iDR can be used as a dedicated loudspeaker management system. Although iDR isn't a dedicated product for this role it does have functions to enable crossover settings, phase correction, etc to be utilised. It is possible to set Crossovers filters on ...
Q: I'd like to know if I have to add an iDR-OUT for output expansion is it mandatory to add an iDR-IN as well to the iDR-8 processor? A: It is not necessary to add an iDR-IN when you add an iDR-OUT. The expanders work as independent additional modules...
Q. Does the iDR system support digital input/output? A. The iDR system has digital buss connections for connecting digital signals to/from the iDR-In, iDR-Out and other iDR-8 units, but at the time of writing (February 2004) there are no direct me...
Q: I'm having problems assigning or unassigning a PL-11 in System Manager A: From firmware version 1.71 it is possible to assign PL-11 from the communications options menu. Once assigned, if an older version configuration is loaded, the older configu...
How do I set a static IP address for my PC or Mac? If you are using a PC: 1: Go to - Control Panel - Network Connections 2: Right click on your Ethernet adapter connected to the Ethernet port on the PC - Click on 'Properties' 3: Scroll down the connectio...
The internal requirements of the iDR-8 and iDR-4 series mixers mean that the maximum available dimensions of the DIN 41494 Part 1 (IEC 297-1 2nd edition) [1] standard are required. Correspondingly some 19" racks which do not conform to DIN 41494 Part...
iDR systems can be controlled via a PC using PL Client [1], an interface which can be designed in PL Designer. PL Client is a lite version of iDR System Manager, so a customer does not have access to the full tools offered by iDR System Manager. The...
If you're looking to control the iDR from an existing PC network then the PL Client [1] software may be of interest. This is a virtual-wallplate GUI controlling levels, mutes and patches etc. which can be run on a user's machine, for local controls, or ...
Q: Where can I find the RS232 codes for using iDR with AMX and Crestron controllers? A: This information is detailed in the iDR Sys-Net Control Protocol document which is viewable from the iDR System Manager program group in the Start Menu. The MI...
Q: I have an iDR-8 with SW version 3.6 beta, and PC with v3.61. iDR-8 will not communicate either via ethernet or serial port. In either case, the Preferences dialogue gives no options for comms port selection or updating code. Cannot find V3.6beta o...
The PL Calculator is a Microsoft Excel spreadsheet that calculates the viability of a PL network. For more information see the "Using PL Calculator" pdf file available to download in the documents section on the product pages for iDR-4 [http://www.alle...