US Patent No. 10,694,598

KEYPAD INTERFACE FOR PROGRAMMING A LOAD CONTROL SYSTEM


Patent No. 10,694,598
Issue Date June 23, 2020
Title Keypad Interface For Programming A Load Control System
Inventorship James P. Steiner, Royersford, PA (US)
Assignee Lutron Technology Company LLC, Coopersburg, PA (US)

Claim of US Patent No. 10,694,598

1. A load control system comprising:a load control device configured to control an electrical load, the load control device comprising a default configuration for controlling the electrical load in response to at least one message from at least one input device; and
a keypad device comprising one or more buttons, where the keypad device is configured to:
receive at least one actuation of the one or more buttons; and
in response to the at least one actuation of the one or more buttons, override the default configuration for controlling the electrical load in response to the at least one message from the at least one input device and generate programming information configured to enable the load control device to control the electrical load differently than the default configuration.