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Configuring Multiservice TDC Mode Parameters for CTP Bundles (CTPView)

Before you begin:

  • Log in to the CTPView software at least at the Net_Admin level.

  • Connect the CTPView server to the CTP device for which you want to configure bundles.

To configure Multiservice TDC mode port parameters using CTPView:

  1. In the side pane, select Bundle > Configuration.
  2. Run your mouse over the Display and Select an Existing Bundle bar.
  3. In the table of bundles, select the bundle that you want to modify.
  4. Under Bundle Options, configure the parameters as described in Table 1 and click Click to Submit Bundle AND Port Changes.
Table 1: CTP Bundle Multiservice TDC Port Parameter Settings in CTPView
Field Function Your Action

Port Description

Specifies a description for the port.

Enter a description of up to 64 alphanumeric characters. Do not use the following characters:

( ; ' " ) ]

I/F Type

Specifies the daughter card as the interface type.

Select DCARD.

Multi-Service Mode

Specifies that the bundle will run in TDC mode.

Select TDC.

TDC Source

Specifies the direction of the circuit.

Select one:

  • Source (signal enters CTP)—End of the circuit that receives NRZ/IRIG data.

  • Destination (signal exits CTP)—End of the circuit that sends NRZ/IRIG data toward the network.


Specifies the NRZ data rate on the IP connection.

Enter a number from 500 through 5,000,000 bps in multiples of 500.

TDC IRIG Output Level

Specifies the output level.

Note the following information about the values:

  • 0—There is no output.

  • 128—Unity gain, which means there is no attenuation or gain.

  • 255—Gain is 2:1.

Enter a number from 0 through 255.