Help using the Canon RK F2

   available on Crystal PM 3.3.0+

   this should work for the Canon RK F1


Setting Crystal PM to accept Canon

1)  Install and Configure Crystal PM Machine Integration Utility

The latest Version can be downloaded here.

Select Canon on device drop down


Machine Settings For RK F2 are


Default settings when the instrument is shipped from Canon are as follows:


[FMT] : 1

[BAU] : 19200.8N1

You need to set TRANS to ON and FMT to 3.. leave default BAU settings



File to select ends with .txt


Assigning a Field from the Machines Data file.

1) Edit the Medical Records

2) Click on the field which will receive the input values

3) Change the description to Canon2:ID (ex -> [Canon2:4] for OD SPH From Machine)


Fields available to be assigned from XML

ID          Data           ___________________

1                  FileName

2                  Date

3                  VD

4                  OD SPH

5                  OD CYL

6                  OD AXIS

7                  OS SPH

8                  OS CYL

9                  OS AXIS

10                OD K1 mm

11                OD K1 diam

12                OD K1 Axis

13                OD K2 mm

14                OD K2 diam

15                OD K2 Axis

16                OD K Avg mm

17                OD K Avg Cyl

18                OS K1 mm

19                OS K1 diam

20                OS K1 Axis

21                OS K2 mm

22                OS K2 diam

23                OS K2 Axis

24                OS K Avg mm

25                OS K Avg Cyl

26                OD REST Cyl

27                OD REST Axis

28                OS REST Cyl

29                OS REST Axis