The VariCam line-up has received a new firmware update, which includes the ability to add a Custom Splash Screen to each camera.

Panasonic have proposed a new approach to equipment theft issues that are a big headache for equipment owners within the industry. Custom Splash Screen is a theft deterrent measure for VariCam owners, using a digital name tag which customises the splash screen on the camera with user information.

A step-by-step guide to the procedure can be found below.

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Download links:

VariCam 35/HS/Pure (version 8.0) : https://eww.pass.panasonic.co.jp/pro-av/support/content/download/EN/ep2main/soft/upgvaricam_e.htm

VariCam LT (version 7.0): https://eww.pass.panasonic.co.jp/pro-av/support/content/download/EN/ep2main/soft/upgvlt_e.htm