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PowerView® Venetian Blind 18VDC

The PowerView® M25S single shaft motor is suited to be used with Ultimate Venetian blind hardware from HunterDouglas.

Venetian blind

1. Delivery condition

As standard, no remote control or hub is connected to the motor. No limits are set. Motor is default set to Venetian blind motor type. If the motor condition is unknown, perform the following steps.

IMPORTANT

The motor type (default set to 25mm Venetian blind), has to be changed to Venetian blind 16 or 25mm type. Use the PowerView® Programmer software tool to change.

1.1. Check motor type

The motor can be programmed as a

  • 16mm Venetian blind
  • 25mm Venetian blind (default)

By reading out the LED sequence after power up, the motor type can be seen.

1.1.1

Power up the motor by connecting the power cable to the battery wand or power supply.

1.1.2

Immediately Check the motor button LED sequence after start up.

1.1.3

The LED sequence should read:

16mm Venetian blind


25mm Venetian blind

1.2. End limits reset (factory default)

This procedure will erase all limits stored in the volatile motor memory. It will not clear the Network ID and Group assignments. Completing an End limits reset will prevent a PowerView® remote or App from operating a window covering until it is reprogrammed.

Note

This procedure can be skipped for a fresh out of the box motor.

The motor will jog 2x when receiving any PowerView® command (e.g. Pressing the manual control button on the motor), to confirm no limits are set.

1.2.1

Remove power from the motor by disconnecting the power cable from the battery wand or power supply and wait for 20 seconds.

1.2.2

Press and hold the manual control button on the motor.

1.2.3

Reconnect power to the motor while press and hold the manual control button.

The motor LED turns red/green

1.2.4

Press and hold the manual control button until the motor jogs 1x.

1.2.5

Release the manual control button.

The end limits have been cleared.

1.3. Network reset

This procedure will erase all network data stored in the motor, including Network ID and Group assignments. It will not clear the end limits. Completing a Network reset will prevent a PowerView® remote or App from operating the window covering until it is reprogrammed.

1.3.1

Press and hold the manual control button on the motor for 12 seconds.

The blind will jog 1x at 6 seconds and a second time at 12 seconds

1.3.2

Release the manual control button after the second jog. The Network ID and Group assignments have been cleared.

The Network ID and Group assignments have been cleared.

2. Pairing a remote

A PowerView® remote can control up to 6 individual groups of blinds (buttons 1 to 6 at the top of the remote). The instructions below assign a blind to group 1.

2.1

Locate the manual control button on your blind.

2.2

Press and hold the stop button for 6 seconds.

Keep pressing until the remote lights start blinking

2.3

Press the group1 button.

IMPORTANT

Watch out to perform steps 2.4 and 2.5 within 3 seconds!

2.4

Press and hold the manual control button.

2.5

Press the open button.

The blind will jog 1x

2.6

Release the manual control button.

2.7

Press and hold the stop button for 6 seconds.

Keep pressing until the remote lights stop blinking

The remote will exit programming mode automatically after 20 seconds.

3. Checking motor direction

IMPORTANT

Reversing motor direction is only possible with a fresh out of the box motor (no limits set) or when the end limits are reset. Before any limits are programmed, the motor direction has to be checked and reversed if needed.

If the top or bottom limit is already set, and the motor direction has to be reversed, perform a reset before continuing.

3.1. Put motor in program mode

IMPORTANT

Watch out to perform steps 3.1.1 and 3.1.2 within 3 seconds!

3.1.1

Press and hold the manual control button.

3.1.2

Press the open button.

Make sure group1 on the remote is selected.

The blind will jog 1x

3.1.3

Release the manual control button.

The motor LED turns red to acknowledge the motor is in program mode

3.2. Check and confirm

3.2.1

Press the arrow down button to check motor direction.

3.2.2.A

If the blind moves upwards, Press the stop button.

Motor direction NOT OK!

3.2.2.B

If the blind moves downwards, Press the stop button and continue with step 4.1.4

Motor direction OK!

3.2.3

Press and hold the manual control button for 1 second to reverse motor direction.

The blind will jog 1x to acknowledge the direction is reversed

3.2.4

Continue with step 4.1.4

4. Setting end limits

It doesn’t matter if you start with setting the open or the close limit first. In this description we start with the open (top) limit.

4.1. Open limit (top)

4.1.1

Press and hold the manual control button.

4.1.2

Press the open button.

Make sure group1 on the remote is selected.

The blind will jog 1x

4.1.3

Release the manual control button.

The motor LED turns red to acknowledge the motor is in program mode

4.1.4

Use the open, stop and close buttons to move the blind about 20cm below the headrail.

4.1.5

Use the openbutton to let the blind hit the headrail. The motor will stop moving.

The motor needs to hit the headrail!

4.1.6

Move the blind to the desired top position with the open , close and stop buttons.

Always approach the desired top limit moving upwards.

4.1.7

Press and hold the stop button for 6 seconds.

DO NOT select a group on the remote!

Keep pressing until the remote lights start blinking

IMPORTANT

Watch out to perform steps 4.1.6 and 4.1.7 within 3 seconds!

4.1.8

Press and hold the manual control button.

4.1.9

Press the open button.

The blind will jog 1x to acknowledge the limit is set

4.1.10

Release the manual control button.

The motor LED turns off

4.1.11

Press and hold the stop button for 6 seconds.

Keep pressing until the remote lights stop blinking

The remote will exit programming mode automatically after 20 seconds.

4.1.12

The top limit is set!

Note

To re-position the top limit of the blind, repeat step 4.1 Open limit (top).

4.2. Close limit (bottom)

4.2.1

Press and hold the manual control button.

4.2.2

Press the close button.

Make sure group1 on the remote is selected.

The blind will jog 1x

4.2.3

Release the manual control button.

The motor LED turns red to acknowledge the motor is in program mode

4.2.4

Use the open, stop and close buttons to move the blind to the desired bottom position.

4.2.5

Press and hold the stop button for 6 seconds.

DO NOT select a group on the remote!

Keep pressing until the remote lights start blinking

IMPORTANT

Watch out to perform steps 4.2.6 and 4.2.7 within 3 seconds!

4.2.6

Press and hold the manual control button.

4.2.7

Press the close button.

The blind will jog 1x to acknowledge the limit is set

4.2.8

Release the manual control button.

The motor LED turns off

4.2.9

Press and hold the stop button for 6 seconds.

Keep pressing until the remote lights stop blinking

The remote will exit programming mode automatically after 20 seconds.

4.2.10

The bottom limit is set!

Note

To re-position the bottom limit of the blind, repeat step 4.2. Close limit (bottom).

5. Slat open position

The slat open position is automatically set, by selecting blind type in the PowerView® Programmer software tool:

  • 16mm Venetian blind
  • 25mm Venetian blind (default)

IMPORTANT

Only if the slat limit position is not satisfactory, follow below procedure to overwrite and reposition the slat open position.

5.1

Locate the manual control button on your blind.

5.2

Press the group1 button.

5.3

Press the close button to move the blind to the bottom position.

IMPORTANT

Watch out to perform steps 5.4 and 5.5 within 3 seconds!

5.4

Press and hold the manual control button on your blind.

5.5

Press and hold the arrow up button until the motor LED turns red.

The motor LED turns red to acknowledge the motor is in program mode

5.6

Determine the maximum rotation position using the arrow up, arrow down and stop buttons.

Vanes start to tilt open...

...to 90° and continue...

...until 180° reversed

5.7

Press and hold the stop button for 6 seconds.

DO NOT select a group on the remote!

Keep pressing until the remote lights start blinking

IMPORTANT

Watch out to perform steps 5.8 and 5.9 within 3 seconds!

5.8

Press and hold the manual control button on your blind.

5.9

Press the arrow up button.

The blind will jog 1x to acknowledge the slat open position is set

5.10

Release the manual control button.

The motor LED turns off

5.11

Press and hold the stop button for 6 seconds.

Keep pressing until the remote lights stop blinking

The remote will exit programming mode automatically after 20 seconds.

5.12

The slat open position is set!

6. Motor control button LED

The motor control button LED gives an indication of the motor status. The LED can flash RED or GREEN. Below you find an overview of all possible combinations.

Sequence

Explanation

After power up


Restart / Start up


Blind type: Venetian 16mm slat


Blind type: Venetian 25mm slat

After Reset


End limits reset (factory default),

see chapter 1.2


Network reset on manual control button release,

see chapter 1.3. Blind type: Venetian 16mm slat


Network reset on manual control button release,

see chapter 1.3. Blind type: Venetian 25mm slat

Battery operation


Low battery indication (< 11.0V).

The blind will run in slow mode and can only be send upwards.


Ultra low battery indication (< 8.5V).

The blind will not run anymore. Change the batteries.

Others


The maximum motor current has been reached.

E.g. The blind is stuck at an obstacle.

(Continuous)


Steady red LED.

The motor is in program mode (during limit setting).

Jog sequences

Explanation

Jog 1x


Action confirmed.

Jog 2x


Action denied on move command: no limit set.


Action denied on move command: no valid close limit set.


Action denied on move command: no valid open limit set.

Jog 3x


Action denied on open limit set: open limit is not referenced (did not hit headrail! See step 4.1.5)

Jog 4x


Action denied on limit set: invalid product height

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