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Introduction to Crestron Systems

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A set of overview videos is an excellent introduction to Crestron and how to integrate and maintain our systems.

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Click on the link to Crestron's Training website to view the following videos, 

Partnership for Success


This company overview describes how Crestron transforms great ideas into great customer experiences. We achieve this through integration, innovation, and partnerships with our customers.


Introduction and Automation


An overview to the course and what you will learn from it. Defines automation systems and how Crestron provides the right solutions.


Processors and Connectivity


Exploring Processors and Connectivity to the processor. Types of communication ports that are available and what we can communicate to with a Crestron Processor.




A closer look at Cresnet details covering best practices with details on wiring and termination. How to properly address Cresnet devices as well as details on Cresnet addressing limitations.


Infinet EX


Infinet EX wireless communication overview with addressing and best practices for gateway installation. Also covers device addressing and how mesh networking operates.




Ethernet connectivity overview covering POE or Power Over Ethernet, network IP addressing, as well as how to set the IP ID of Crestron products.


Introduction to Toolbox


How to use Toolbox as well as using Device Discovery and Easy Config to simplify discovering and setting up Crestron products.


Uploading a Program


Overview of Simpl Windows file types and how to use Toolbox to connect to the processor and upload a compiled program to that processor.


Uploading a Touchscreen


Looking at how to upload a project to a Crestron touch screen using Toolbox as well as what file types are used for Vision Tools Pro E for compiling the touch panel project.


Checking and Changing Device IDs


Using Toolbox Network Device tree View we cover how to verify and change device ID’s on Crestron devices.


Uploading Firmware


Discovering what firmware is and how to load firmware to a Crestron Processor or Crestron Devices using Toolbox Network Device Tree View and the Package Update Tool.


Debugging Connections


Covering Crestron best practices on how to debug connections with all the supported Crestron Connection types as well as how the Customers WiFi can cause interference with InfinetEX devices.