To maneuver the camera, use the horizontal, vertical and zoom sliders above. Or,
you can click on any part of the camera image to point the camera at an object.
You will have 60 seconds of control, until the next user in line gains access to
the controls. You may have to wait a couple of minutes before you can control
the camera, while users ahead of you control it.
If you have trouble getting the camera's Java applet to load, you may not have
Java installed or enabled in your Web browser. Follow this help guide for
||Camera is not controlled.|
have clicked the [Start Control] button and the camera server is being
contacted. This display does not appear if the camera server responds
Awaiting control privilege reservation. The number beside the person icon shows
the estimated time until control privileges are granted. However, you may be
granted control privileges before this number reaches "0" because other clients
may cancel camera control or withdraw from the queue.|
have been granted control privileges. The number beside the clock icon is your
period of exclusive control.|
You can retain control privileges even though your period of exclusive control
has expired. This is because there are no camera control requests from other
For some reason, you have been disconnected from the camera control server, you
could not connect to the camera control server at startup, or your connection
was not permitted. The camera control status window turns red.|
By clicking a point on the video, you can move
the center of the camera to that point.
Tilt Scroll Bar -
Used to change the camera tilt angle (up and down
Zoom Scroll Bar -
Used to change the zoom ratio. Moving it up zooms in
(telephoto) and moving it down zooms out (wide-angle).
Pan Scroll Bar
Used to change the camera pan angle (left and right
Panorama View Button -
Displays the pop-up panorama window.
Camera Control Status Window -
Used to display camera control
information. ( "Awaiting turn", "Remaining camera control time").
Start Control Button -
Used to acquire camera control privileges.
Backlight Adjustment Button -
Compensates for backlighting. Useful
when the video appears dark due to backlighting. Click the button again to