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Quick Start Guide
VZ-X Wireless, HDMI & USB Document Camera
The Basics
VZ-X Wireless, HDMI & USB Document Camera features three connection modes Wi-Fi, HDMI and USBthat let you capture and
stream real-time images to your computer, iOS/Android devices, TV, projector or monitor in the setup that best suits your needs.
Table of Contents
The Basics
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Getting to Know Your VZ-X
Charging VZ-X
Connecting Wirelessly to Your Devices
Connecting to Your HDMI Displays
Connecting to Your Computer via USB
Accessing VZ-X’s Advanced Settings
Resetting VZ-X
Product Safety Certification
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Camera
Multi-jointed Stand
Gives you the freedom to quickly and easily position the camera at
different heights, angles, and various orientations for capturing
material.
Base with Battery
Provides a stable base for VZ-X and houses the battery.
Getting to Know Your VZ-X
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8 megapixel camera. Camera head can be swiveled for customizing
orientation.
Display up to 3264 x 2448 when used in USB mode with IPEVO
Visualizer software.
Display up to 1920 x 1080 when used in standalone HDMI mode or
Wi-Fi mode (with IPEVO Visualizer software).
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Microphone
Built-in microphone for video conferencing, recording
lessons and more.
Note: The microphone is only functional in USB mode.
Increase Exposure
Increase the exposure if the subject is too dark.
Decrease Exposure
Decrease the exposure if the subject is too bright.
Focus Button
Focuses the live image or changes the focus mode.
Press once to focus.
Press and hold until you hear a “beep” sound to change
the focus mode to AutoFocus-Single (AF-S). By default, the
focus mode is set to AutoFocus-Continuous (AF-C).
Press again to change the focus mode back to AF-C.
LED Indicator
Three colors – Green, Amber and White.
Green indicates that VZ-X is powered on.
Amber indicates that VZ-X is in Wi-Fi mode.
White indicates that VZ-X is in use and providing an image.
Light
Turn the built-in LED light on/off.
Filter
Apply a video filter to the live image.
Rotate
Rotate the live image.
Zoom In
Zoom in on the live image.
Zoom Out
Zoom out on the live image.
Power Switch
Turn VZ-X on/off.
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Getting to Know Your VZ-X
Mode Switch
Switch between Wi-Fi and USB/HDMI mode.
Micro-USB Port
Plug in the included Micro-USB cable here to:
Connect VZ-X to a computer for using in USB mode.
Provide power for VZ-X in HDMI mode.
Charge VZ-X’s battery.
HDMI Port
Connect your HDMI cable (not included) here.
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Frequency Switch
Change the frequency to 50Hz or 60Hz.
Getting to Know Your VZ-X
Action Button
Perform the primary function of the respective function
mode that is available in IPEVO Visualizer.
Note: The Action Button is functional in both Wi-Fi and USB modes.
You can check VZ-X’s battery level by pressing this.
Battery Check Button
Indicate the battery level or charging status.
All five indicators will light up Green when VZ-X is on a
full charge or has been fully recharged.
Battery Status Indicators
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Getting to Know Your VZ-X
Charging VZ-X
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When VZ-X is charging, its Battery Status Indicators will flash Green indicating that it is
receiving a charge. All of its indicators will light up Green when VZ-X is fully recharged.
Note:
(1) It takes approximately 9 hours to fully recharge VZ-X on an empty battery assuming that it is
powered off during recharging. It will take significantly longer to fully recharge if it is in use.
(2) VZ-X’s battery can last for at least 9 hours on a full charge.
Please charge VZ-X before using to make sure you have sufficient battery power for your session. The steps for charging VZ-X are as
below :
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Connect the included Micro-USB cable to the Micro-USB port of VZ-X.
Next, connect the other end of the cable to a 5V/2A USB power adapter (not included).
Then, plug the adapter to an outlet for charging.
Note:
(1) It is not possible to charge VZ-X via the USB ports of a computer, TV or projector as they do not provide
sufficient power output for charging VZ-X.
(2) You may use VZ-X when it is plugged into a power outlet regardless of its remaining battery power.
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5V/2A USB power adapter
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Connecting Wirelessly to Your Devices
VZ-X can be used wirelessly with your iOS/Android devices (iPad & iPhone/Android Tablet & Android Phone), Mac or PC. You may want
to check VZ-X’s remaining battery power by pressing the Battery Check Button before you start using it. To use it wirelessly with your
device, please follow the steps below:
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For iOS and Android devices, please download the free software
“IPEVO Visualizer” or “IPEVO Whiteboard” from App Store or Play Store.
For Mac and PC, please download “IPEVO Visualizer” from
http://support.ipevo.com/visualizer.
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Check the LED Indicator and make sure the
Green and Amber lights are on.
If the Amber light is not on, please switch VZ-X
to its Wi-Fi mode using the Mode Switch
located on its back.
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Turn VZ-X on using the Power Switch.
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Connecting Wirelessly to Your Devices
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Turn on your device's Wi-Fi. Browse the available Wi-Fi connections and connect to VZ-X’s SSID.
The SSID can be found on the label located on the bottom of VZ-X.
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Launch IPEVO Visualizer or IPEVO Whiteboard and choose VZ-X as your camera device.
A live image from VZ-X should appear on your device. VZ-X is now ready for use.
For more information on the features offered by IPEVO Visualizer and IPEVO Whiteboard,
please visit http://support.ipevo.com/visualizer or http://support.ipevo.com/whiteboard.
Note:
(1) VZ-X only supports 2.4GHz Wi-Fi network and not 5GHz.
(2) The effective range of VZ-X’s wireless connection is 33ft (10m). However, the actual effective range may be
affected by environmental factors such as obstacles or other wireless signals. Please adjust the placement
accordingly to get the best streaming effect.
(3) The actual image transmission rate of VZ-X depends largely on the network environment it is used in. Having
multiple wireless signals in the same environment may cause interference and a drop in the transmission rate.
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Connecting to Your HDMI Displays
Please follow the steps below to connect your VZ-X directly to a TV, projector or monitor via HDMI:
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Connect an HDMI cable (not included) to the HDMI port of VZ-X. Then, connect the other end of the cable to the HDMI port of a TV,
projector or monitor.
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Connect the included Micro-USB cable to the Micro-USB port of VZ-X. Then, connect the other end of the cable to the USB port of your
TV, projector or computer to provide power for VZ-X. Or, you can also power VZ-X on by connecting the cable to a 5V/2A USB power
adapter (not included) and then to an outlet.
Note: If VZ-X is on a full charge or there’s sufficient battery power for your session, you do not need to connect VZ-X to any USB port or outlet for powering it on.
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Check the Mode Switch of VZ-X. Make sure you’ve switched it to USB/HDMI mode.
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Turn VZ-X on using the Power Switch. A live image from VZ-X should appear on your HDMI display. VZ-X is now ready for use.
Connecting to Your Computer via USB
You can use VZ-X with your computer (Mac/PC/Chromebook) via USB. You may use it with IPEVO Visualizer or other compatible third
party software. If your computer is connected to a projector, you can then project the live image from VZ-X to a large screen. To use
VZ-X with your computer, please:
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Connect the included Micro-USB cable to the Micro-USB port of VZ-X. Then, connect the other end of the cable to the USB port of your
computer.
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Check the Mode Switch of VZ-X. Make sure you’ve switched it to USB/HDMI mode.
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Turn VZ-X on using the Power Switch.
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Launch IPEVO Visualizer or any compatible third party software of your choice. A live image should appear on your computer. VZ-X is
now ready for use.
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Accessing VZ-X’s Advanced Settings
You can access VZ-X’s advanced settings to manage its Wi-Fi network settings, setup password protection, update
firmware, and do a quick functionality test. To do so, please ensure VZ-X is connected to your device wirelessly and that no
other software is accessing it. Then, follow the steps below:
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Launch your browser and type 10.10.10.1 into the address bar.
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Enter your login account and password. For first-time login, the default
account and password is admin.
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In the Advanced Settings Page, you may:
(i) Rename VZ-X’s SSID, change it into a hidden SSID, add a password to it, or, change VZ-X’s wireless security protocol under Settings”.
(ii) Change and set VZ-X’s IP address, DHCP IP addresses and subnet mask under “System”.
(iii) Change the login account and password under “Account”.
(iv) Update VZ-X’s firmware under “Firmware Update”.
(v) Do a quick functionality test under “Quick Test”.
Resetting VZ-X
Should you need to reset VZ-X to its factory default, you can do so by:
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Turn VZ-X off if it is still on.
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Press and hold on both the Increase Exposure and
Decrease Exposure buttons.
Turn VZ-X on while holding down the buttons.
The LED Indicator will briefly show three colors –
Green, Amber and White. You can then release the
buttons. VZ-X is now reset.
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この装置は、クラスA機器です。この装置を住宅環境で使用すると電波妨害を引き起こすことがあります。この場合には使
用者が適切な対策を講ずるよう要求されることがあります。
VCCI-A
This equipment complies with FCC radiation exposure limits set forth for an uncontrolled environment. This equipment should be installed and operated
with minimum distance 20cm between the radiator & your body.
FCC RF Radiation Exposure Statement
This device complies with Industry Canada’s licence-exempt RSSs. Operation is subject to the following two conditions:
(1) This device may not cause interference; and
(2) This device must accept any interference, including interference that may cause undesired operation of the device.
Le présent appareil est conforme aux CNR d‘Industrie Canada applicables aux appareils radio exempts de licence. L’exploitation est autorisée aux deux
conditions suivantes :
(1) l‘appareil ne doit pas produire de brouillage, et
(2) l’utilisateur de l‘appareil doit accepter tout brouillage radioélectrique subi, même si le brouillage est susceptible d'en compromettre le fonctionnement.
This device and its antenna(s) must not be co-located or operating in conjunction with any other antenna or transmitter.
Cet appareil et son antenne (s) ne doivent pas être situés ou fonctionner en conjonction avec une autre antenne ou émetteur.
IC Certification of Radio Apparatus
This equipment complies with ISED radiation exposure limits set forth for an uncontrolled environment. This equipment should be installed and operated
with minimum distance 20cm between the radiator & your body.
IC Radiation Exposure Statement
Product Safety Certification
This device complies with Part 15 of the FCC Rules. Operation is subject to the following two conditions:
(1) This device may not cause harmful interference, and
(2) This device must accept any interference received, including interference that may cause undesired operation.
This equipment has been tested and found to comply with the limits for a Class A digital device, pursuant to part 15 of the FCC Rules. These limits are
designed to provide reasonable protection against harmful interference when the equipment is operated in a commercial environment. This equipment
generates, uses, and can radiate radio frequency energy and, if not installed and used in accordance with the instruction manual, may cause harmful
interference to radio communications. Operation of this equipment in a residential area is likely to cause harmful interference in which case the user will
be required to correct the interference at his own expense.
Any changes or modifications not expressly approved by the party responsible for compliance could void the authority to operate equipment.
This device and its antenna must not be co-located or operating in conjunction with any other antenna or transmitter.
Federal Communications Commission (FCC) Statement
Warning: This equipment is compliant with Class A of CISPR 32. In a residential environment this equipment may cause radio interference.
CE Mark Warning
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