1 powering off and restarting, 2 port selection – Koller-Craft Plastic Hawkeye 1U rack mount 15" TFT monitor/keyboard drawer RPD-1151 User Manual

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RPD-1151/1158 User Manual


5.3.1 Powering Off and Restarting

If it becomes necessary to Power Off one of the RPD-1158 units, before starting it

back up you must do the following:

1. Shut down all the computers that are attached to it.

2. Unplug the power adapter cable.

3. Wait 10 seconds, then plug the RPD-1158 stations back in, starting with the last

station in the chain and working back to the station you originally shut down.

4. After the RPD-1158 is, power On the computers, starting with the ones attached to

the last station in the chain and working back to the station you originally shut


5.3.2 Port Selection

The RPD-1158 provides three methods to obtain instant access to any computer in

your installation: Manual; Hotkey; and OSD.

Š Manual

Simply press the appropriate Port Selection Switch on the RPD-1158's front panel.

After you press the switch, the Selected LED lights to indicate that the port is

currently selected. The OSD automatically switches to highlight the computer that

you have selected.

Note: Simultaneously pressing Port Selection buttons 7 and 8 on the First Stage

unit initiates the Quick View Scan feature, in which all the ports that are

selected for Quick View scanning are cycled through. The length of time

spent on each port is determined with the OSD 

F6 SET function (see the

OSD Operation section for details).

Š Hot Key Navigation

Hotkey navigation allows you to conveniently access any computer directly from the

keyboard, instead of having to manually select it with a Port Selection switch. To

select a port with the Hotkey method, do the following:

1. Press

[Ctrl]+[Alt]+[Shift] to invoke the hotkey function.

2. Key in the

Port ID number (see Port ID Numbering, below), then press [Enter]

Note: 1. Press the keys in sequence - one key at a time. First [Ctrl], then

[Alt], then [Shift].

3. After invoking the hotkey function with the [Ctrl]+[Alt]+[Shift] combination, you

must key in the Port ID and press [Enter] within 1 second for each keypress.

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