Barco GRAPHICS 500 R9002930 User Manual
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8. Tools Menu

8. TOOLS MENU

Overview

Introduction to PiP

PiP select

PiP add window

PiP remove window

PiP layout

PiP Adjust

Diagnostics

8.1Introduction to PiP

PiP

PiP stands for "Picture in Picture" and allows to display multiple windows containing each of them an image. The windows may be of the video or data type.

What are the different possibilities within the PiP mode ?

The input section of the IQ projector allows a multitude of combinations of different input signals which may be projected in the 4 windows of the PiP screen.

The PiP mode allows independent settings for each window:

Image settings : contrast, brightness, tint, color,...

Vertical and horizontal shift of each window all over the screen

Resizing of the window

Digital Zoom

Linking of (an) audio input(s) to a single or multiple windows

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What are the different PiP layouts ?

Full screen2

The full screen is used to display one of the selected sources.

Browsing through the sources is possible with the PiP Adjust button on the remote.

2–by-2raster2

The screen is divided into 4 subscreens containing 2 Video and 2 Data sources.

Image 8-1

PiP: 2by2 layout

PiP layout 1–33

These are factory layouts, they can be edited and saved.

Personal layouts

Beside the 2 fixed layouts and the 3 factory layouts, one can set 5 additional (personal) layouts.

PiP dedicated buttons

PiP Adjust : this button allows to focus on one particular window, this is shown with a white frame surrounding the selected window.

A source identification box is displayed in the right lower corner.

Image 8-2

Pressing the button removes the frame to the next window. This can also be done via PiP Adjust in the Tools menu

PiP: this button allows to browse through the different configurations, it has the same function asPiP select in the Tools menu.

Since there is only one decoder (second decoder is optional), when in 2by2 configuration, Video1 and Video2 are derived from the same video source.

2.fixed layout

3.factory layouts

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8.2PiP select

PiP layouts

The different PiP layouts (configurations) can be selected in the PiP select menu.

How to change the PiP configuration ?

1.Press MENU to activate the Tool bar

2.Press → to select the Tools item

3.Press ↓ to Pull down the Tools menu

4.Use ↑ or ↓ to select PiP select

5.Press → to pull down the menu

6.Use ↑ or ↓ to select the desired configuration

7.Press ENTER

A white bullet shows the active layout (image 8-3)

Image 8-3

The PiP configuration can also be selected via the dedicated PiP key on the RCU.

8.3PiP add window

What can be done ?

It is possible to add a window to the existing windows (maximum 4), therefore a source must be selected.

Sources which are already used are non selectable. If, for instance, the PiP layout contains a component video then component video will be non selectable.

Once added, the window may be altered in several ways to meet particular needs:

repositioning

re-sizing

changing the order

How to add a window ?

1.Press MENU to activate the Tool bar

2.Press → to select the Tools item

3.Press ↓ to Pull down the Tools menu

4.Use ↑ or ↓ to select PiP add window (image 8-4)

5.Press ENTER

The source selection menu is displayed (image 8-5)

In the lower part of the screen appears a wizard in 4 steps (image 8-6)

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8.4PiP remove window

How to remove a window ?

1.Press MENU to activate the Tool bar

2.Press → to select the Tools item

3.Press ↓ to Pull down the Tools menu

4.Use ↑ or ↓ to select PiP remove window (image 8-7)

5.Press ENTER

In the lower part of the screen appears a wizard. (image 8-8)

The selected window appears surrounded with a white frame, each hit on PiP ADJUST will move the frame along the different windows.

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