Testing & Preparation
At this stage, the TAG Heuer by Lynx camera is mounted, connected and aligned. Now is the time to test image can be captured and make final adjustments to improve the image quality and software usability.
Create a New Event by clicking on the icon, by clicking File | New, or by using the key shortcut CTRL-N.
New Event Icon
The system is now ready to accept the next start signal and begin running the timer so that when results are read they will show fully automatic times.
It is also ready to begin capturing image.
If you wish, you can change the name of the event from [date-time]. To do this, click on the Save option in the File drop-down menu and type in the name of the event in the File Name: space in the file browser. The new name you have entered will appear on the Menu Bar at the top of the window and in the open event list.
Press the Capture Button. If image does not appear on the screen when the Capture Button is pressed and the Inactive Capture Button Icon is visible , the capture button needs to be activated for this event.
To activate the button, make sure that the window you wish to capture image into is at the front, and click on the icon shown in Inactive Capture Button Icon. The button is inactive when it has a red overlay on the button image. Clicking on the icon will remove the red overlay and activate the button .
Go to Manage Starts for additional information.
- Armed Indicators: yellow square, letter “a”, “Armed”.
- Capture Enabled Indicators: green square, letter “c”, button icon.