Vision Product Documents

Remote Control Guide Vision server products include an infrared universal remote control designed to operate the Vision from up to 30 feet. The remote can be programmed to operate up to four different Escient products in addition to 4 other home theater devices.

Remote Control Shortcuts Shortcuts and quick tips to navigating the Vision User Interface with the handheld remote.

Vision Options Function This is a guide to help describe some functions that you may not be aware of using the Escient Vision Media Servers and the included handheld remote.

External Control Protocol How to communicate with Vision products with v1.1 or later with serial or IP based control systems.

Troubleshooting Network Connectivity Often times you may run into issues when attempting to connect a foreign network device to your existing local area network (LAN)...

Music File Formats/Tagging Requirements Most digitally encoded file formats allow information about each file to be embedded within the file itself. This information is often referred to as "metadata" and is included within the file and is commonly called a "tag"...

IR Hex Codes.xls Vision RC6 IR Hex Codes for Vision in Exel spread sheet format.

FireBall Product Documents

Troubleshooting Network Connectivity Often times you may run into issues when attempting to connect a foreign network device to your existing local area network (LAN)...

Connecting 752/552 to MP-200 FireBall Multi-Zone video products are able to feed two independent zones of audio and video when using an MP-200 remote media player...

FireBall FP-1 Supported iPods Supported iPod models and features for the FireBall FP-1.

iPod Integration for PC With the new Network File Sharing feature built into FireBall, you can now access your FireBall from your PC using your home network for iPod integration...

iPod Integration for MAC With the new Network File Sharing feature built into FireBall, you can now access your FireBall from your Mac using your home network for iPod integration...

Windows XP Integration With the new Network File Sharing feature built into FireBall, you can now access your FireBall from your PC using your home network...

Mac OS X Integration With the new Network File Sharing feature built into FireBall, you can now access your FireBall from your Mac using your home network...

Remote Control Guide (black) The FireBall products that include the black Catalyst 48 universal remote control can be programmed to operate up to four different FireBall products in addition to 4 other home theater devices...

Remote Control Guide (silver) FireBall server products include an infrared universal remote control designed to operate the FireBall from up to 30 feet. The remote can be programmed to operate up to four different FireBall products in addition to 4 other home theater devices...

Music File Formats/Tagging Requirements Most digitally encoded file formats allow information about each file to be embedded within the file itself. This information is often referred to as "metadata" and is included within the file and is commonly called a "tag"...

CD Burning Guide The Escient Fireball requires a specific type of blank media in order to successfully create an audio mix CD via the Fireball's record menu. Again, this is only required when creating an audio mix CD...

PDA Web Interface Guide The Fireball PDA interface has been designed specifically to be accessible from any device that contains a built-in web browser and provides connectivity to the same local area network from which the Fireball is connected...

Volume Control from the Web UI FireBall's built-in web server and external control features provide a method for controlling third party audio systems using the existing external control protocol or direct IP based messaging through the built-in web server interface...

Adding Internet Radio Stations Your FireBall is able to deliver a variety of Internet radio station programming through its connection to the Internet...

Client Server Installation Guide A FireBall Server is a Fireball media management system that is capable of "serving" media to other FireBalls over a network. A FireBall Client is a FireBall that can play media from a FireBall Server over a network...

Networking Primer Home networking refers to technology that connects computers and other electronic devices for the purpose of sharing audio, video, peripherals, or a broadband Internet connection...

Installer Checklist Recommendations for installing Escient FireBall music and movie management systems...

Changer Lookup and Adding Disc Info
There are several reasons why you may have discs listed as "Unknown" in your Movies and/or Music Guide...

External Control Protocol All FireBall products with external control capabilities can be controlled using either an RS232 or Ethernet connection...

Product FAQs

Vision FAQ
FireBall Tech FAQ
FireBall-PC FAQ

Vision Series Manuals

VS & VC User' Manual VS Quick Setup VC Quick Setup VX Installation Guide

CH-1 Vision Changer Control Kit

CH-1 User's Manual

MX Series Manuals

MX User's Manual MX-752 QuickSetup MX-531/311/111 QuickSetup MX-752 Line Drawing MX-531 Line Drawing MX-311/111 Line Drawing

DVDM Series Manuals

DVDM-100 User's Manual DVDM-100 QuickSetup DVDM-100 Line Drawing

SE Series Manuals

SE-500i User's Manual SE-500i StartUp Guide SE-500i Line Drawing SE-80 User's Manual SE-80 StartUp Guide SE-80 Line Drawing SE-D1 User's Manual SE-D1 StartUp Guide SE-D1 Line Drawing

FP-1 Manuals

FP-1 User's Manual FP-1 QuickSetup FP-1 Line Drawing

ZP-1 Manuals

ZP-1 User's Manual ZP-1 QuickSetup ZP-1 Line Drawing

MP Series Manuals

MP-200 User's Manual MP-200 QuickSetup MP-200 Line Drawing

Other Useful Manuals

Web UI User's Manual Fireball-PC User's Manual Sony DVPCX777 User's Manual Sony DVPCX777 Read Me First

Legacy Products

AVX User's Manual AVX-552 QuickSetup AVX-331/211 QuickSetup AVX-552 Line Drawing AVX-331 Line Drawing AVX-211 Line Drawing

DVDM-552 User's Manual DVDM-552 QuickSetup DVDM-552 Line Drawing DVDM-300 User's Manual DVDM-300 QuickSetupDVDM-300 Line Drawing

E2 User's Manual E2 QuickSetup E2 Line Drawing E-40/120 User's Manual E-40/120 Line Drawing FireBall HPNA User's Manual

H-40, E-40, E-120, MP-100
Remote Control Guide

MP-150 User's Manual MP-150 QuickSetup MP-150 Line Drawing MP-100 User's Manual MP-100 Line Drawing

EWP-2000v2 User's Manual EWP-2000 User's Manual EWP-2000 Software Mod

Please contact us to request manuals, documents, and integration modules for other legacy products such as:
-TuneBase 200
-TuneBase Pro MK-I, II, and III
-TuneBase 2000i
-TuneBase 100
-PowerPlay
email: Support

FYI: Window Vista Users

04/13/2007
When copying audio files, backgrounds, photos, and any other compatible files from a PC running Windows Vista to a FireBall...
Windows Vista

FYI: FireBall v4.2 Software Update

03/07/2007
The Fireball v4.2 software update is now available for all FireBall models running v4.1 or higher. The FireBall v4.2 software...
MR3 Update

FYI: Sony Pictures DVD Issue

03/27/2007
Sony Pictures recently released a number of movies on DVD that use a non-standard DVD disc format which causes disc read...
Sony Pictures DVDs

FYI: FP-1 Promo Screen Saver

03/04/2007
On Sunday, March 4th Escient will release an FP-1 promotional screen saver package that will be automatically downloaded...
FP1 Promo Update