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All things having to do with non-camera items available from PTZoptics.

Setting up the first generation serial joystick.
Mon, 4 Mar, 2019 at 9:29 AM
Does the PT-Broadcaster work to Pan, Tilt, Zoom, And Focus any Camera?
Yes the PT-Broadcaster will PTZ and focus your camera, but no it will not work on any camera. See the list of compatible cameras below.  The PT-Broadc...
Wed, 17 Feb, 2016 at 11:41 AM
Do you have recommended joysticks?
We currently recommend 2 different joystick for use with the PTZoptics cameras, The HC-Joy and the PT-Joy.  The HC-Joy is a Serial control joystick and...
Tue, 10 Oct, 2017 at 10:28 AM
Do you have a quick start guide for the PT-Broadcaster
Yes we do, but only for the "L" version right now. If you have any questions about the Pt-Broadcaster please submit a ticket asking your questions...
Tue, 15 Mar, 2016 at 9:00 AM
PTZ optics SDK
LINK HERE.
Tue, 4 Jun, 2019 at 10:05 AM
I have your PT-Joy but it is making loud beeps during operation, can I get rid of these beeps?
if you have the PT-JOY-G3 DO NOT FOLLOW THESE STEPS. instead press the setup button and go down to key sound option and change it from on to off. Yes y...
Mon, 28 Jan, 2019 at 10:04 AM
How far can I go with your SDI cable? What about if I use other SDI cables?
SDI extension can go various distances depending on the type of cable used and the data transmission. For the cable that we sell, we use RG6 cabling (Belden...
Thu, 2 Mar, 2017 at 10:08 AM
If my PT JOY is not finding my cameras, is there a way to add them manually?
Yes, this is completely possible with the "handle" button in the IP interface for the joystick. If you hit the search button and the camera is not...
Thu, 26 Jul, 2018 at 3:40 PM
PT JOY G3
How to get started using your PT JOY G3.  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4ogHcjbQEKo
Wed, 26 Sep, 2018 at 11:43 AM
My PT JOY G3 unit is locked, how do I unlock it?
If you hold the ESC button on the PT JOY G3 for (3) seconds it will toggle the lock on or off. This feature is just there as a way to prevent people from ac...
Fri, 21 Jun, 2019 at 12:13 PM