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Ingest Channel Add/Modify settings

These settings are optional on GV STRATUS systems.

To locate these settings, click Applications | Ingest | Channel Setup | Add or Modify

Setting or button Description
Channel Name Name for channel, as displayed in the GV STRATUS application. This can be any text, as desired to support your workflow.
Type of device The type of device that you can choose is either SAN client or Standalone client.
SAN Name The K2 SAN system name, if you chose SAN client.

For GV I/O Device, select the K2 SAN name if you use K2 SAN for media storage or select the SMB storage name if you use SMB storage in your system.

Primary Device The primary device in the K2 SAN that you want to use with the Scheduler tool.

For GV I/O Device, the primary device is the GV I/O Live Ingest and Playback Server that you want to use with the Scheduler tool.

Select Standalone The Standalone system name, if you chose Standalone Client.
Channel Type Sets the type of channel, either Player/Recorder or Multicam, on the K2 Summit system and provides the appropriate number of video inputs available per channel in the Scheduler tool.

For GV I/O Device, the channel type can only be set to Recorder when GV I/O Live Ingest and Playback Server is selected as the Primary Device.

Client Channel The channel you are using to record. Select a channel from the drop-down list such as C1, C2, C3, C4, etc.

Ensure that the channel will not be in Continuous Record mode when you are using it for Scheduler record. This setting is persistent in its control of K2 system channels and cannot be overridden by K2 AppCenter or other GV STRATUS application tools, such as Channel Panel.

For GV I/O Device, only 4 client channels are supported per GV I/O server.

Router Destination The router destination for the channel. If you haven't configured your router sources or are not using a router in your operation, the drop-down list is empty. If Channel Type is Multicam, two router destinations are available.
Timecode Format The timecode source for the channel. You can choose from Internal, LTC, ancLTC, Time of Day, VITC, and ancVITC as appropriate for the HD/SD configuration of the channel.
Note: For a GV STRATUS VTR Ingest channel, the timecode format should be the same with your timecode setting in GV STRATUS VTR Controller.

For GV I/O Device, the timecode format can only be set to Time of Day.

Account used to connect to Device User name, domain, and password to connect to the device, if required to do so.
Note: Do not enter a domain or otherwise modify account settings except under the supervision of qualified Grass Valley Support personnel. Extensive system configuration is required to achieve a working GV STRATUS system.

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