US Patent No. 10,433,407

ILLUMINATION SYSTEM, OPERATION TERMINAL, AND SETTING METHOD OF ILLUMINATION EQUIPMENT IN ILLUMINATION SYSTEM


Patent No. 10,433,407
Issue Date October 01, 2019
Title Illumination System, Operation Terminal, And Setting Method Of Illumination Equipment In Illumination System
Inventorship Kosuke Ihara, Nara (JP)
Assignee Panasonic Intellectual Property Management Co., Ltd., Osaka (JP)

Claim of US Patent No. 10,433,407

1. An illumination system in which a plurality of illumination equipments are connected to a control device via a relay, the illumination system comprising:an alert unit connected to the control device, wherein
the control device stores in advance information on the relay and a planned connection equipment type which is a type of the illumination equipment planned to be connected to the relay, and
during work to connect the illumination equipment to the relay, the control device: searches whether or not the illumination equipment is connected, through the relay; when the control device detects that the illumination equipment is connected based on a transmission signal from the illumination equipment, sends an inquiry on a type of the illumination equipment to the illumination equipment and acquires information on the type of the illumination equipment; when the information on the type of the illumination equipment is the same as the planned connection equipment type stored in advance, sets an identification number for the illumination equipment connected to the control device; and, when the information on the type of the illumination equipment differs from the planned connection equipment type stored in advance, causes the alert unit to generate a first alert.