Smart Projector Control
  • Basic flow
  • Launching of application software
  • Top screen
  • Registration of projector
    • When using the network search function
    • When specifying the IP address
  • Editing of registered information
  • Deletion of projector
    • When selecting one projector unit
    • When selecting multiple projector units
  • Selection of projector
    • When selecting one projector unit
    • When selecting multiple projector units
  • Projector operation
    • Basic operation
    • Menu screen (OSD) operation
    • Lens adjustment
    • Status information
  • Setting application software
    • Setting of Auto Registration function
    • Setting of Early Warning callout function
    • Help screen
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The screen display when operating the iPhone is basically described here.

Basic flow

Launching of application software

Registration of projector

Selection of projector

Projector operation

Launching of application software

Smart Projector Control

Tap the Smart Projector Control icon to launch the application software.


Top screen

When Smart Projector Control starts up, the [Top] screen appears.
Tap the [CONTROL], [REGISTRATION] or [SETUP] button to perform the intended operation.
Top screen

REGISTRATIONDisplays the projector search screen.
Tap this button when you want to register a new projector to be operated from the smartphone or to edit the registered projector information.

CONTROLDisplays the projector selection screen.
Tap this button to operate a registered projector.

SETUPDisplays the setting screen. Tap this button to set the projector's Auto Registration function or Early Warning callout function.


Registration of projector

The projector you want to operate using Smart Projector Control must be registered in advance.
A projector can be registered using one of the following two methods.

・When using the network search function
Search for projectors on the same network as the smartphone, and select the projector to operate and then register it.

・When specifying the IP address
Select a projector on the same network as the smartphone by specifying its IP address, and then register it.

Notice

・Up to 64 projectors can be registered.

・If you change the user name and password used for the projector's Web Control function after registering the projector, communication will no longer be possible. In such cases, you must register the projector again.


When using the network search function

Tap the [REGISTRATION] button on the [Top] screen to display the [Registration] screen (projector search screen).
Projector search screen / Additional registration screen

1) Tap the [AUTO SEARCH] button.

・The search results (projector type, projector name, IP address) are displayed in the [Auto Search Results] section.

2) Completion of search

・Registered projectors are indicated with a mark on their right side in the search results.

3) Tap the projector you want to register.

・The [Add] screen (additional registration screen) appears.

4) Enter the user name and password in [User Name] and [Password].

・Enter the user name and password with administrator authority set in the projector to be registered.
(Example) User Name: admin1, Password: panasonic

5) Enter the command port no. in [Command Port].

・Enter the command port no. (port no. of port used for command control) set in the projector to be registered.

6) Tap the [REGISTER] button.

・When the registration of the projector is completed, a confirmation message appears. Tap the [OK] button, The projector search screen appears.

Notice

・Enabling the auto registration function of the application software eliminates the need to enter the user name, password and command port no. when you register a projector selected from the network search results. For setting details, refer to Settings of Auto Registration Setup.


When specifying the IP address

Tap the [REGISTRATION] button on the [Top] screen to display the [Registration] screen (projector search screen).
Projector search screen / Additional registration screen

1) Tap the [IP-SPECIFIED] button.

・The [Add] screen (additional registration screen) appears.

2) Enter the IP address in [IP Address].

・Enter the IP address set in the projector to be registered.

3) Enter the user name and password in [User Name] and [Password].

・Enter the user name and password with administrator authority set in the projector to be registered.
(Example) User Name: admin1, Password: panasonic

4) Enter the command port no. in [Command Port].

・Enter the command port no. (port no. of port used for command control) set in the projector to be registered.

5) Tap the [REGISTER] button.

・When the registration of the projector is completed, a confirmation message appears. Tap the [OK] button, The projector search screen appears.


Editing of registered information

Registered projector information such as the IP address can be changed.
Tap the [REGISTRATION] button in the [Top] screen to display the [Registration] screen (projector search screen).
Projector search screen / Projector list screen / Edit screen

1) Tap the [PROJECTOR LIST] button.

・A list of registered projectors appears.

2) Tap the name of the projector for which you want to edit the registered information.

・The [Edit] screen appears.

3) Change the set data as needed.

・Change the registered information in [IP Address], [User Name], [Password] and/or [Command Port] as needed.

4) Tap the [UPDATE] button.

・The registered information is updated, and then a list of registered projectors appears.


Deletion of projector

A selected projector can be deleted from the list of registered projectors.
The procedure for the projector deletion method differs between iPhone and Android devices.
Tap the [REGISTRATION] button in the [Top] screen to display the [Registration] screen (projector search screen).

For iPhone

Projector search screen / Projector list screen
Projector list screen (deletion mode)

1) Tap the [PROJECTOR LIST] button.

・A list of registered projectors appears.

2) Tap [Edit].

・The screen switches to the Delete mode.

・A "" mark appears on the left side of each registered projector name.

3) Tap "" for the projector you want to delete.

・A [Delete] button appears on the right side of the selected projector name.

・To undo the selection of the projector to delete, tap another location other than "" on the screen.

4) Tap the [Delete] button.

・The selected projector is deleted.

5) Tap [Done].

・The Delete mode is cancelled.


For Android devices

Projector search screen / Projector list screen
Projector list screen (deletion mode)

1) Tap the [PROJECTOR LIST] button.

・A list of registered projectors appears.

2) Tap [Edit].

・The screen switches to the Delete mode.

・A [Delete] button appears on the left side of each registered projector name.

3) Tap the [Delete] button for the projector that you want to delete.

・The deletion confirmation screen is displayed.

4) Tap the [OK] button on the deletion confirmation screen.

・The selected projector is deleted.

5) Tap [Done].

・The Delete mode is cancelled.


Selection of projector

Select the projector you want to operate.
One of the following two methods can be used.

・When selecting one projector unit
You can select one projector from the registered projectors and operate it.

・When selecting multiple projector units
You can select multiple projectors simultaneously from the registered projectors and operate them.

When selecting one projector unit

Tap the [CONTROL] button in the [Top] screen to display the [Select] screen (projector selection screen).
Single projector selection screen

1) Tap the name of the projector you want to operate.

・The Control screen appears.

Notice

・Depending on the application software operating status, the previously displayed operation screen may appear, instead of the Control screen.


When selecting multiple projector units

Tap the [CONTROL] button in the [Top] screen to display the [Select] screen (projector selection screen).
Single projector selection screenMultiple projector selection screen

Single
Changes the display to the single projector selection screen.

SELECT ALL
Selects all registered projectors.

DESELECT ALL
Cancels the selection.

1) Tap the [Multiple] button.

・The multiple projector selection screen appears.

2) Tap the names of all projectors that you want to operate.

・The selected projectors are indicated with a "" mark on their left side.

3) Tap the [OK] button.

・The Control screen appears.

Notice

・Depending on the application software operating status, the previously displayed operation screen may appear, instead of the Control screen.


Projector operation

When you specify the projector(s) you want to operate in the single projector selection screen or multiple projector selection screen, the operation screen for the selection of the Control screen or other screens appears. Tap an icon on the tab bar at the bottom of the screen to display the corresponding function screen.
Note: Please refer to projector's operating instruction for projector's function settings.
Displays the single projector selection screen/multiple projector selection screen.

Basic operationBasic operation

The Control screen is used to perform basic projector operations. The screen allows you to perform general projector operations, such as power ON/OFF and input switching.

INPUT SELECTDisplays the input selection screen.

Input selection screenSelect the image content you want to display with the projector.
The names of inputs displayed on the input selection screen may not correspond with the names of input terminals indicated on the projector unit.

TEST PATTERNDisplays the test pattern screen.

Test pattern screenSelect the test pattern to be projected by the projector. The selected test pattern is displayed on the screen. The displayed test pattern can be turned off by tapping the [OFF] button. Note that only the built-in test patterns in the projector in operation can be displayed.

Menu screen (OSD) operationMenu screen (OSD) operation

The following screens are used to operate the menu screen of the projector. By tapping a button in the screen, you can operate the projector as if using the remote control of the projector.
The operation screen can be switched by using the [OPERATION] or [NUMBER] button.
Menu screen (OSD) operation screen

Notice

・Keeping your finger on the [UP], [DOWN], [LEFT] or [RIGHT] button results in a continuous operation of the respective function in the same way as pressing and holding the button on the remote control. Note that if the communication is unstable or multiple projectors have been selected, the operation may not be smooth.



Lens adjustmentLens adjustment

・The following screens are used to show the setting procedure for operating the PT-RQ22K.

SHIFTZOOMFOCUS

Adjust the lens of the projector, then switch to desired screen adjustment (shift adjustment screen / zoom adjustment screen / focus adjustment screen) by tapping the [SHIFT], [ZOOM], or [FOCUS] button.
Shift adjustment screen / Zoom adjustment screen / Focus adjustment screen

Notice

・Keeping your finger on the Shift [UP], [DOWN], [LEFT], [RIGHT], [ZOOM TELE], [ZOOM WIDE], [FOCUS FAR] or [FOCUS NEAR] button results in an accelerated operation of the respective function in the same way as pressing and holding the button on the remote control. Note that if the communication is unstable or multiple projectors have been selected, the operation may not be smooth.


■ Lens adjustment sheet

Supported: Supported  Partially Supported: Partially Supported  − : Unsupported

Compatible projectors LENS SETTING TEST PATTERN POSITION MEMORY LOAD/DEL MEMORY SAVE
PT-RQ32K Supported*1 Supported Partially Supported*2 Supported*3 Supported
PT-RZ31K / RS30K
PT-RZ21K / RS20K
PT-RQ22K Supported*1 Supported Partially Supported*2 Supported Supported
PT-RZ120 Supported Partially Supported*4
PT-MZ770 / MW730 Supported*5 Supported
PT-MZ670 / MW630
PT-MZ570 / MW530

*1 [LENS TYPE] may not be selectable depending on your projector lens.

*2 Lens position data may not be obtainable, or the lens position adjusted, depending on your projector lens.

*3 Information is not displayed for lens positions saved in the lens memory.

*4 [Zoom] (Zoom position) and [Focus] (Focus position) cannot be selected.

*5 [LENS TYPE] cannot be selected.


LENS SETTING[LENS SETTING]

From the lens setting screen, the projector lens can be moved to its home position, or the range of adjustment calibrated, by examining the limiting value for lens adjustment.

・Please refer to ■ Lens adjustment sheet for more information on models supporting [LENS HOME POSITION] or [LENS CALIBRATION ALL].

■ Move to home position

Tap theSETTING icon on the top right of the Adjustment Screen (Shift Adjustment Screen / Zoom Adjustment Screen / Focus Adjustment Screen) to display the [LENS SETTING] screen.

・[LENS TYPE] currently selected is displayed on screen. Lens type varies depending on your projector or projector lens.

・Change the settings for [LENS TYPE] when the lens type shown on screen does not correspond to yours.

・Skip ahead to Step 2 if the settings for [LENS TYPE] are unchanged.

[LENS SETTING] screen

1) Tap [SET] after selecting the appropriate lens or lens type

・[LENS TYPE] may not be selected or displayed depending on your projector or projector lens.

2) Tap [LENS HOME POSITION]

・A confirmation message is displayed.

3) Tap [OK] to confirm

・Projector lens moves to the original position.


■ Perform lens calibration

Tap theSETTINGicon on the top right of the Adjustment Screen (Shift Adjustment Screen / Zoom Adjustment Screen / Focus Adjustment Screen) to display the [LENS SETTING] screen.

・[LENS TYPE] currently selected is displayed on screen. Lens type varies depending on your projector or projector lens.

・Change the settings for [LENS TYPE] when the lens type shown on screen does not correspond to yours.

・Skip ahead to Step 2 if settings for [LENS TYPE] are unchanged.

[LENS SETTING] screen

1) Tap [SET] after selecting the appropriate lens or lens type

・[LENS TYPE] may not be selected or displayed depending on your projector or projector lens.

2) Tap [LENS CALIBRATION ALL]

・A confirmation message is displayed.

3) Tap [OK] to confirm

・Lens calibration commences.

・The projector lens moves to the home position after adjustment range calibration is complete.

Notice

・[LENS HOME POSITION] will not work correctly if [LENS TYPE] settings are incorrect.

・Projector lens will not move to the correct home position unless [LENS CALIBRATION ALL] has been performed.

・Home position varies depending on the lens type. For more details, please check your projector user manual.

・When fixed-focus lens (ET-D75LE95, ET-D75LE90) is mounted, the home position may be slightly different from the intended design specification.

・The original position of lens mounter and the home position of projector lens are automatically reloaded once lens shift has been calibrated. The home position is defined as an original position measured vertically and horizontally based on calibration data. Home position does not necessarily conform to the optical center position on screen.


TEST PATTERN ICON Test pattern screen is displayed.
For more details, refer to [Test Pattern] in [Basic Operation].

POSITION ICON

Lens position can be adjusted by obtaining information on the current lens position ([Vertical] (Vertical Position), [Horizontal] (Horizontal Position), [Zoom] (Zoom Position), [Focus] (Focus Position)) or by entering numeric values.

・Please refer to ■ Lens adjustment sheet for more information on models supporting [POSITION].

■ To obtain information on the current lens position

Tap the [POSITION] button on the Adjustment Screen (Shift Adjustment Screen / Zoom Adjustment Screen / Focus Adjustment Screen) to display the [LENS POSITION] screen.

・Information on the current lens position ([Vertical] (Vertical Position), [Horizontal] (Horizontal Position), [Zoom] (Zoom Position), [Focus] (Focus Position)) is displayed.

■ To adjust by entering information on the current lens position

Tap the [POSITION] button of the Adjustment Screen (Shift Adjustment Screen / Zoom Adjustment Screen / Focus Adjustment Screen) to display the [LENS POSITION] screen.

・Information on the current lens position ([Vertical] (Vertical Position), [Horizontal] (Horizontal Position), [Zoom] (Zoom Position), [Focus] (Focus Position)) is displayed.

[LENS POSITION] Screen

1) Enter numeric values in the information box for desired lens-position adjustment.

2) Tap the [APPLY] button to perform lens-position adjustment according to numeric values entered.

・Screen automatically moves to the lens-position values entered for ([Vertical Position], [Horizontal Position], [Zoom Position], [Focus Position]).

Notice

・Depending on your projection lens, information on the current lens position may not be displayed and the ability to change its position by entering numerical values may not be supported.

・This function cannot be used when multiple projectors are selected.

・Tap the [GET] button to display current lens position information before pressing the [APPLY] button.


Lens Memory Load/Delete

[Information on the lens position saved in the lens memory (Vertical Position, Horizontal Position, Zoom Position, Focus Position)] can be loaded or deleted.

・Please refer to ■ Lens adjustment sheet for more information on models supporting [MEMORY LOAD/DEL].

■ To load [Information on the lens position saved in the lens memory]

Tap the [MEMORY LOAD/DEL] button on the Adjustment Screen (Shift Adjustment Screen / Zoom Adjustment Screen / Focus Adjustment Screen) to display the [LENS MEMORY LOAD/DELETE] screen.

・[-] is displayed in the Information Box for lens position ([Vertical Position], [Horizontal Position], [Zoom Position], [Focus Position]).

[LENS MEMORY LOAD/DELETE] Screen (Load Mode)

・For the PT-RQ22K

1) Tap the number to load.

・Selectable number buttons (which access saved lens-memory data) tapped are underlined in blue (example ).

・Number button tapped is displayed in blue (example ).

・Information on the saved lens position ([Vertical Position], [Horizontal Position], [Zoom Position], [Focus Position]) is displayed.

2) Tap the [LOAD] button.

・Confirmation screen appears.

3) Tap the [OK] button on the confirmation screen.

・The screen automatically moves to the lens position (Vertical Position, Horizontal Position, Zoom Position, Focus Position) loaded in the lens memory.


・For compatible models other than the PT-RQ22K

1) Tap the number to load.

・Number button tapped is displayed in blue (example )

・[-] is displayed in the Information Box for the lens position ([Vertical Position], [Horizontal Position], [Zoom Position], [Focus Position]).

2) Tap the [LOAD] button.

・Confirmation screen appears.

3) Tap the [OK] button on the confirmation screen.

・The screen automatically moves to the lens position (Vertical Position, Horizontal Position, Zoom Position, Focus Position) loaded in the lens memory.

・If lens-memory data is not saved for the number you tapped, the screen will not move to the lens position.

Notice

・This function cannot be used when multiple projectors are selected.

・Regarding lens memory, 100% repeatability is not guaranteed. Load the lens memory, then adjust the focus, zoom, and lens shift again to suit usage conditions.


■ To delete [Information on the lens position saved in the lens memory]

Tap the [MEMORY LOAD/DEL] button of the Adjustment Screen (Shift Adjustment Screen / Zoom Adjustment Screen / Focus Adjustment Screen) to display the [LENS MEMORY LOAD/DELETE] screen.

・[-] is displayed in the Information Box for the lens position of the [LENS MEMORY LOAD/DELETE] screen.

[LENS MEMORY LOAD/DELETE] Screen (Delete Mode)

・For the PT-RQ22K

1) Tap the number to delete.

・Selectable number buttons tapped are underlined in blue (example ).

・Number button tapped is displayed in blue (example ).

・Information on the saved lens position ([Vertical Position], [Horizontal Position], [Zoom Position], [Focus Position]) is displayed.

2) Tap the [DELETE] button.

・Confirmation screen appears.

3) Tap the [OK] button on the confirmation screen.

・Deletion of the lens memory selected is completed.


・For compatible models other than the PT-RQ22K

1) Tap the number to delete.

・The number button tapped is displayed in blue (example )

・[-] is displayed in the Information Box for the lens position ([Vertical Position], [Horizontal Position], [Zoom Position], [Focus Position]).

2) Tap the [DELETE] button.

・Confirmation screen appears.

3) Tap the [OK] button of the confirmation screen.

・Deletion of the selected lens memory is completed.

Notice

・This function cannot be used when multiple projectors are selected.


To save the current lens position

The current lens position (Vertical Position, Horizontal Position, Zoom Position, Focus Position) can be saved in the lens memory.

・Please refer to ■ Lens adjustment sheet for more information on models supporting [MEMORY SAVE].

■ Saving current lens position

Tap the [MEMORY SAVE] button on the Adjustment Screen (Shift Adjustment Screen / Zoom Adjustment Screen / Focus Adjustment Screen) to display the [LENS MEMORY SAVE] screen.

・Information on the current lens position ([Vertical Position], [Horizontal Position], [Zoom Position], [Focus Position]) is displayed.

[LENS MEMORY SAVE] Screen

・For the PT-RQ22K

1) Tap the number to save.

・The number buttons already saved in the lens memory are underlined in blue (example ).

・Only the number is displayed for those number buttons not saved in the lens memory (example ).

・Number button tapped is displayed in blue (example ).

2) Tap the [SAVE] button.

・Confirmation screen appears.

3) Tap the [OK] button on the confirmation screen.

・Saving lens memory is completed.


・For compatible models other than the PT-RQ22K

1) Tap the number to save.

・Number button tapped is displayed in blue (display example )

2) Tap the [SAVE] button.

・Confirmation screen appears.

3) Tap the [OK] button on the confirmation screen.

・Saving lens memory is completed.

Notice

・Tap the [MEMORY LOAD/DEL] button of the Adjustment Screen (Shift Adjustment Screen / Zoom Adjustment Screen / Focus Adjustment Screen), then select the number to confirm [Information on the lens position saved in the lens memory (Vertical Position, Horizontal Position, Zoom Position, Focus Position)]. (For PT-RQ22K only.)

・For compatible models other than the PT-RQ22K, lens position information saved to the lens memory (Vertical Position, Horizontal Position, Zoom Position, Focus Position) is not displayed. Before saving, we recommended recording/storing the number you want to save together with [Information on the lens position saved in the lens memory (Vertical Position, Horizontal Position, Zoom Position, Focus Position)] obtained via the [LENS POSITION] screen.

・This function cannot be used when multiple projectors are selected.

・Up to 10 numbers can be saved in the lens memory. Depending on the projector model, only three can be saved.


Status informationStatus information

This screen displays the projector status information.
If multiple projectors have been selected, the status screen is not displayed.
Status screen
REFRESH

Refreshes the status information.

DETAIL

Displays the error information page of
the Web Control screen. This button is
displayed only when error/warning has
been generated.

WEB Control

Displays the Web Control screen of the projector.

OSD Capture

Allows you to view and operate the projector's menu screen (OSD) via a web browser.

Early Warning

Displays the [Early Warning] screen for the projector registered to the Multi Monitoring and Control Software or the Early Warning Software. The button is operable only when the Early Warning callout function is enabled in the [Setup] screen → [Early Warning] screen.

Web Control screen / On-screen display screen

Notice

・When you click the [WEB Control] or [OSD Capture] button, an authentication screen will appear before the Web Control screen or on-screen display screen is displayed. Enter the user name and password set on the projector currently in operation in [User Name] and [Password].

・If both error and warning have been generated, the error icon is displayed.

・Regarding the measure to take when an error/warning is generated, refer to the operation manual for the projector in use.


Setting application software

Confirm the application software settings and version information.

Setting of Auto Registration function

Enabling the auto registration function of the application software eliminates the need to enter the user name, password and command port no. when you register a projector selected from the network search results. Tap the [SETUP] button on the [Top] screen to display the [Setup] screen.
Setup screen / Auto registration setup screen

1) Tap [Auto Registration Setup].

・The [Auto Registration Setup] screen appears.

2) Tap the [Auto Registration Setup] switch to turn it to ON.

・Input and editing of data in [User Name], [Password] and [Command Port] is possible.

3) Enter the user name and password in [User Name] and [Password].

・Enter the user name and password with administrator authority set in the projector.

4) Enter the command port no. in [Command Port].

・Enter the command port no. (port no. of port used for command control) set in the projector.

5) Tap the [OK] button.

・Registration of the settings is completed.


Setting of Early Warning callout function

・When using Multi Monitoring and Control Software Ver. 2.x

By registering the IP address of the computer on which the Multi Monitoring and Control Software is installed and the Multi Monitoring and Control Software's early warning login information, you can call out the [Early Warning] screens of projectors registered to the Multi Monitoring and Control Software for which the [Use Advance warning function] checkbox is selected from the status screen. Note that the Multi Monitoring and Control Software must be installed on a computer on the network beforehand.
Tap the [SETUP] button on the [Top] screen to display the [Setup] screen.
Setup screen / Early Warning callout function setup screen

1) Tap [Early Warning].

・The [Early Warning] screen appears.

2) Tap the [To activate the server] switch to turn it to ON.

・Input and editing of data in [IP Address], [User Name] and [Password] is possible.

3) Enter the IP address in [IP Address].

・Enter the IP address of the computer on which the Multi Monitoring and Control Software is installed.

4) Enter the user name and password in [User Name] and [Password].

・Enter the user name and password used for accessing [Early Warning] for the Multi Monitoring and Control Software.

5) Tap the [OK] button.

・Registration of the settings is completed.

Notice

What is Early Warning?

"Early Warning" is a function that monitors the status of displays and their peripheral devices on an intranet, notifies you of abnormalities on those devices, and detects signs of future abnormalities. Early Warning is included in the Multi Monitoring and Control Software. To use the Early Warning function, install the Multi Monitoring and Control Software on your computer. When you enable the Early Warning function, you will be notified of approximately when parts replacement for the display and cleaning and parts replacement for other devices will be necessary, allowing you to perform maintenance in advance.
For more details, visit the Panasonic Corporation's website for Multi Monitoring and Control Software.


・When using Early Warning Software Ver. 2.4 or earlier without installing Multi Monitoring and Control Software Ver. 2.x

By registering the IP address and login information of the monitoring server in the Early Warning Software, you can call out the detailed display screen of a projector registered in the Early Warning Software.
Note that Early Warning Software must be installed in a PC on the network beforehand.
Tap the [SETUP] button on the [Top] screen to display the [Setup] screen.
Setup screen / Early Warning callout function setup screen

1) Tap [Early Warning].

・The [Early Warning] screen appears.

2) Tap the [To activate the server] switch to turn it to ON.

・Input and editing of data in [IP Address], [User Name] and [Password] is possible.

3) Enter the IP address in [IP Address].

・Enter the IP address set in the early warning monitoring server for the Early Warning Software.

4) Enter the user name and password in [User Name] and [Password].

・Enter the user name and password for accessing the early warning monitoring server for the Early Warning Software.

5) Tap the [OK] button.

・Registration of the settings is completed.

Help screen

This screen shows the version of the application software or license.
Tap the [SETUP] button on the [Top] screen to display the [Setup] screen.
Single projector selection screenHelp screen
LICENSE
License text of the open-source software used for the application software is displayed.

・Not displayed with Android devices.

SUPPORT
Links to the website confirming how to register or operate.

1) Tap [Help].

・The [Help] screen appears.