Set Up DRC-DK MP

The CAT-DEV MP system includes the CAT-DEV MP console, DRC-DK MP or DRC-DK-TV, plus various CAT-DEV and DRC-DK accessories.

The DRC-DK-MP is a development hardware version of the Wii U GamePad. The DRC-DK-MP has a protrusion at the top. The front of the DRC-DK-MP is white and the rear is matcha green.

Both wired and wireless connections to CAT-DEV and CAT-R are supported. The DRC-DK-MP also has development software pre-installed, and can be changed to the region of your choice.

CAUTION:
Change only the connection settings as described in this MAN page.
In some cases, the Restore Factory Setting option may appear on earlier versions of the DK menu. Do not select this option. If selected, the DRC-DK may have to be returned to Nintendo for repair.

Power

The accessory kit includes an AC power adapter. To charge the DRC-DK MP battery, connect the AC adapter to the DRC-DK MP connection on the top left side of the DRC unit that is labeled AC Adapter, and then plug it in to an electrical outlet. After the battery is charged, the DRC-DK MP can be used without the AC adapter.

NOTE:
Do not remove the battery. The DRC-DK MP does not work without the battery.

Wired Connection

When using a wired connection, the DRC-DK MP is connected to the CAT-DEV using the provided coaxial cable.

To connect the DRC-DK MP to the CAT-DEV using a wired connection

  1. Connect one end of the coaxial cable to the coaxial connector on the DRC, and then connect the other end of the cable to the connector that is labeled DRC1 on the CAT-DEV.
  2. Set the slide switch on the front panel of the CAT-DEV that is labeled DRC to Wired.
  3. Set the switch on the side of DRC coaxial connection to the position closer to the DRC body. The position closest to the DRC body is labeled Wired, and the other position is labeled Wireless.
  4. To start the DRC in the DK Menu, press and hold the L Button and the ZL Button, and press the POWER Button.
  5. When the DK Menu is displayed, use the +Control Pad to select System Settings, and then press the A Button.
  6. Ensure that Connection is selected, press Left or Right on the +Control Pad until Wired is displayed, and then press the A Button.

Wireless Connection

To connect the DRC-DK MP to the CAT-DEV using a wireless connection

  1. Set the slide switch on the front panel of the CAT-DEV that is labeled DRC to Wireless.
  2. Set the switch on the side of DRC coaxial connection to the position further from the DRC body. The position closest to the DRC body is labeled Wired, and the position further from the DRC body is labeled Wireless.
  3. To start the DRC in the DK Menu, press and hold the L Button and ZL Button, and press the POWER Button.
  4. When the DK Menu is displayed, use the +Control Pad to select System Settings, and then press the A Button.
  5. Ensure that Connection is selected, press Left or Right on the +Control Pad until Wireless is displayed, and then press the A Button.

Connecting Headphones to the DRC-DK MP

The DRC-DK MP can use headphones, microphones, and headsets connected to the headphone jack on its top side.

Limitation When Using a Headset Microphone

The DRC-DK MP cannot use the microphone on connected 3-button headsets.

Types of Headsets and Whether Their Microphones Can Be Used

Type of Headset

Can Use Headset Microphone

No-button headsets

YES

Headsets with buttons

 

1-button

YES

3-button

NO

With the exception of the microphones on 3-button headsets, setting the microphone auto-selection flag to ON in the application makes it possible to use the connected headset automatically.

Compatible Headset Microphones

The microphones on the following headsets have been verified to work when connected to the DRC-DK MP.

SONY DR-EX62VP
ELECOM EHP-SMIN104WH
EHP-IPIN101

Revision History

2014/10/13 Addition of Headphones section.
2014/02/06 Added caution for DRC.
2013/05/08 Automated cleanup pass.
2013/03/18 Initial version


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