US Pat. No. 10,485,079

CENTRALIZED CONTROLLER INTERFACE, SYSTEM, AND METHOD FOR CONFIGURING DEVICES IN A LIGHTING CONTROL SYSTEM

Douglas Lighting Controls...

1. A method of configuring a device of a lighting control system, the method comprising:providing a configuration interface by a centralized controller of the lighting control system;
receiving device configuration information via the configuration interface, wherein the device configuration information comprises a device type;
placing a communication network of the lighting control system into a programming mode, wherein one or more elements are caused to flash for each of one or more devices coupled to the lighting control system and matching the received device type;
detecting a programming request received from a first device of the one or more devices coupled to the lighting control system and matching the received device type; and
transmitting configuration data representing at least a portion of the received device configuration information from the centralized controller to the first device.