MCX-500 Tutorial Video #3: "Internal Rec, PC Setup, Streaming"

MCX-500 Tutorial Video #3: "Internal Rec, PC Setup, Streaming"

You can record PGM outputs by AVCHD or X-AVC S to memory cards Orientate the memory card in the correct direction, and insert so it clicks into place

SD cards must be inserted with their (terminal) sides facing up The memory card that you use must be formatted on the unit Press the UTILITY button twice on the control panel to display the [UTILITY 2/3] menu, and tap [FORMAT MEDIA] A confirmation message appears; then tap [YES] Follow the onscreen instructions to finish formatting

Configure the recording format and timecode settings Press the RECORDING button The [RECORDING] menu appears in the menu panel Select the recording format When you record highest quality (FX format), you can record for approximately 5

5 hours (requires a 64-GB Class 4 or above SD card) Tap [START] in the [RECORDING] menu Recording starts and the button changes to [STOP] The RECORDING button on the control panel lights up red while recording is in progress Now that you can record PGM outputs, you can proceed with normal switching operations

If you would like to finish recording, push the RECORDING button and then tap [STOP] Use a LAN cable to connect to a computer via the PC UI network connector on the rear of the unit Change the IP address of the computer to enable communication with the unit The unit's IP address is fixed at "192168

01" Specify an IP address that is identical to the unit's up to "1921680" but differs in the final set of digits (e

g, instead of "19216801" instead use "192

168010") Set the subnet mask to "255255

2550" Press the UTILITY button twice to display the [UTILITY 2/3] menu, and tap [NETWORK] The [NETWORK (PC UI)] menu appears Tap [DIRECT] to enable , Tap [CONNECT]

The IP address display is updated To access the unit, enter the IP address displayed in the [NETWORK] menu into the address bar of your web browser When access is successful, the PC UI’s [Live] screen appears Use the PC UI to configure the basic information necessary for streaming transmissions via the unit Select [Streaming] in the [Setup] screen of the PC UI, and then select [Account Check]

The user name configuration dialog box appears Enter your Ustream login user name and password, and select [Account Check] The system verifies your Ustream login When login is successful, the dialog box closes and your user name appears in the [User] field of the [Streaming] screen Transmission controls are performed on the control panel

Press the STREAMING button The connection screen of the [STREAMING] menu appears in the menu panel Tap [USTREAM] to connect to the Ustream server When connection to the Ustream server is established, standby mode is entered and the STBY (Standby) icon appears in the multi-viewer Check the channel to be transmitted

The channel specified as the default is selected in the [STREAMING] menu If you want to change the channel, tap the desired channel Connection to the Ustream server is reestablished, and the screen appears Tap [START] Streaming transmission starts; you can proceed with normal switching operations

The STREAMING button lights up blue while transmission is in progress If you would like to stop transmission, tap [STOP] Streaming transmission stops, and the STREAMING button turns off The [STREAMING] menu enters standby mode