Media Controller

The function block Media Control allows for different devices to be controlled via a common interface, similar to a universal remote control

Table of Contents


Inputs

Abbreviation Summary Description Unit Value Range
Ptg Power toggle Toggles power between on and off of current mode.
Double-click ends the current mode.
- 0/1
Poff Power off Powers off the current mode.
Double-click also powers off the current mode.
- 0/1
Pon Power on Powers on the current mode.
Double-click powers of the current mode.
- 0/1
V+ Volume+ Increases volume or starts current mode when power is Off.
Double-click executes the command Channel up (Ch+).
- 0/1
V- Volume- Decreases volume of the current mode.
Double-click ends off the current mode.
- 0/1
V Set volume % 0...100
Ch+ Channel+ - 0/1
Ch- Channel- - 0/1
Ch Set channel Switches to channel based on it's number. -
Mode Set mode Activates mode based on it's assigned ID. -
M1-8 Mode 1-8 Activates mode 1-8.
Double-click ends the current mode.
- -
T5 T5 control Button 2 : Volume up or starts current mode when power is Off.
Double-click executes the command Channel up (Ch+).
Button 5 : Volume down; Double-click ends the current mode.
-
Off Off Pulse: Outputs are reset / switched off.
On: Block is locked.
Dominating input.
- 0/1
DisPc Disable periphery control Disables inputs (Ptg), (Poff), (Pon), (V+), (V-), (V), (Ch+), (Ch-), (Mode), (M1-8), (T5), (Off) when On. (e.g Child lock, cleaning)
Control via user interface is still possible.
- 0/1




Outputs

Abbreviation Summary Description Value Range
M Current mode
P Power state
O1-26 Analog outputs 1-26. -
AC API Connector Intelligent API based connector. -




Parameters

Abbreviation Summary Description Unit Value Range Default Value
Rem Remanence input Remanence input: If active, the function block retains its previous state after a Miniserver reboot. - 0/1 0
Nst Numpad send timeout Time after last input before sending the number automatically without further confirmation. ms 0...∞ 3000
Tdc Time double-click 0 = Disables double-clicks s 0...∞ 0,35




Properties

Summary Description Default Value
Mode Edit modes of the media controller -




Basic Programming

Double-click on the program block to open the configuration dialog. Here you can add the desired devices and modes:

Now switch to the Configuration tab.

Here, the commands can now be assigned to the individual buttons in the user interface, depending on the mode.

In the Configuration dialog, 3 trees are displayed on the left side:

- System outputs such as device outputs - Block outputs O1-26 - Functions