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Change General Settings

The SETTINGS screen allows you to customize the operation of the Handheld Device.
TO OPEN THE SETTINGS MENU:
From the main menu, select SETTINGS. The settings screen displays the following options.

  • GENERAL: Includes tracking/training modes, stimulation settings, action, name, and magnetic declination.
  • COMMUNICATION: Includes user ID, GPS channel, and E-Collar channel.
  • MY COLLARS: Includes collar status, collar pairing, and collar sharing.
  • MY DOGS: Includes adding a dog, changing dog name, changing color, enabling E-Collar, configuring stimulation buttons, setting stimulation range, or deleting a dog from the system.
  • UNITS: Includes distance and time modes.
  • SET TIME: Sets the time used by the Handheld Device.
  • DISPLAY: Includes the brightness dim timer, power off timer, and way point display options.
  • VEHICLE MODE: Enables or disables vehicle mode.
  • RESET ALL: Resets all settings to the factory default configuration.

CHANGE GENERAL SETTINGS
The GENERAL SETTINGS screen allows you to set the tracking/training mode, stimulation configuration, action, identity, and magnetic declination.

TO TOGGLE TRACKING/TRAINING MODE:
The Handheld Device can be configured to operate in two modes: TRACKING ONLY and TRACK & TRAIN. In TRACKING ONLY mode, the Handheld Device will only track the location of dogs and all stimulation functions will be disabled. In TRACK & TRAIN mode, all stimulation options are available for use. The default mode is TRACK & TRAIN.

  1. From the main menu, select SETTINGS > GENERAL.
  2. Press the right arrow to select TRACKING ONLY or TRACK & TRAIN.
  3. Press BACK to return to the main menu.

TO SET STIM LEVELS:
The STIM LEVELS allows you to defi ne intensity levels of stimulation up to 99 within the current STIM RANGE.

  1. From the main menu, select SETTINGS > GENERAL > STIM LEVELS.
  2. Press the up or down arrows to change the number of stimulation levels. Default is 20.
  3. Press the right arrow to set the number of stimulation levels.
  4. Press BACK to return to the main menu.

TO ENABLE STIM TRACKING:
STIM TRACKING allows you to use the User-Defi ned Stimulation buttons while on the TRACKING screen.

  1. From the main menu, select SETTINGS > GENERAL > STIM TRACKING.
  2. Press the right arrow to select Y to enable stimulation while tracking, or select N to disable stimulation. Default is Y.
  3. Press BACK to return to the main menu.

TO CONFIGURE THE USER DEFINED STIM BUTTONS:
The three buttons on the left side of the Handheld Device are used to send different stimulations to the E-Collar Module. You can defi ne the actions that each button performs according to your training preferences. The buttons are labeled Button 1 (top), Button 2(middle), and Button 3 (bottom). For each button, you can set one of the following stimulations types:

  1. From the main menu, select SETTINGS > GENERAL > STIM BUTTONS. The STIM BUTTONS screen displays.
  2. Select BUTTON 1.
  3. Select the desired stimulation type for Button 1. Default for Button 1 is C.
  4. Select BUTTON 2.
  5. Select the desired stimulation type for Button 2. Default for Button 2 is T.
  6. Select BUTTON 3.
  7. Select the desired stimulation type for Button 3. Default for Button 3 is V.
  8. Press BACK to return to the main menu.

TO ENABLE ACTION ALERTS:
The Handheld Device can alert you when your dog exhibits specifi c hunting actions:

  • On-point – used for hunting with pointing dogs to indicate the dog is stationary or on-point.
  • Treed – used for hunting with trailing dogs to indicate the dog is “on the tree” and holding an animal at bay.

While on the tracking screen, the Handheld Device will alert you when the action is detected.

  1. From the main menu, select SETTINGS > GENERAL >ACTION:
  2. Press the right arrow key to toggle among the action types: NONE, ON-POINT, TREED.
  3. Press BACK to return to the main menu

TO SET THE ACTION ALERT TYPE:

  1. The Handheld Device can alert you to an action with several alert types.
  2. From the main menu, select SETTINGS > GENERAL >ALERT:
  3. Press the right arrow key to toggle among the action types: NONE, TONE, VIBE, BOTH.
  4. Press BACK to return to the main menu

TO SET A NAME:

  1. At initial set-up, you can name your Handheld Device.
  2. From the main menu, select SETTINGS > GENERAL >SET NAME. A text entry screen displays.
  3. Use the arrow keys on the Menu Navigation Pad to enter a name.
  4. Press Select when finished.

TO CLEAR OR CHANGE A NAME:

  1. From the main menu, select SETTINGS > GENERAL >handheld name where handheld name is
  2. previously entered name. A text entry screen displays.
  3. Select Clr to clear the name.
  4. Press the arrow keys on the Menu Navigation Pad to enter a new name, if desired.
  5. When finished, select  Enter.
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