CURTAIN MOTOR INSTRUCTIONS (Model: ZM79E-DT)

The following is the instruction manual for ZM79E-DT curtain motor, including the installation steps of the splicing track, the setup instructions for the remote control, the networking instructions of the motor with the App (WiFi, ZigBee, and Bluetooth versions), as well as the power supply (3 wires) and the weak current wired control (RJ45) of the curtain motor, etc.; please feel free to check!

First of all, let’s start with a systematic understanding of the structure of curtain motors and their main functions!

ZM79E-DT Spliced Track Curtain Motor Kit System

  • Super silent design
  • Automatic limit setting
  • Power off manual function
  • Wireless control: RF433 remote, ZigBee, Bluetooth
  • Resistance and stop function
  • Hand light touch-start function
  • Resistance then plus pulling function
  • Wide voltage power supply
  • Smart home connection
  • Third position limit
  • Fabric rebound journey correction
  • A variety of control methods, compatibility is strong
  • Long service life, durable
  • Speed adjustable

Button Manual

RJ45: Used for weak current control: Dry contact control, RS485 control, etc. Connect to the data center for control by means of a data line, which is a wired control.


Of course, in addition to the curtain motor, there are remote controls (optional), which have different functions for different models!

Remote Instruction

  1. By ‘+’ or ‘-‘ to switch channels, each channel can be connected with one or a group of motors for control. Each channel can control 50 motors to work at the same time.
  2. Channel C: It can control all the motors which are connected with this remote at the same time.
  3. Click the remote control “Set key” to enter the motor function setting state. For details, please refer to the motor and remote control manuals.

Remote Control Instruction


Okay, now let’s take a look at what’s included in the Splice Track Curtain Motor Kit and exactly what it’s used for!

Product List

Annotation ① Description:

If the track length is not enough, we can use the extended hook to extend the track length. Hang it on Master and Sub driver, it will work.

Annotation ② Description:

A: Belt gauge: Measure the belt during assembly to confirm the position that needs to be cut.
B: lock head: For lock on belt with the belt gauge, to fix and cut belt. Please check the assembly instruction for cutting belt steps 3-6.

Curtain Motor Standard Spliced Track

Curtain track built-in quantity (Note: The track will have a tolerance range of 1-2mm during production, which is a normal phenomenon.)

  • Multiple size track combination
  • Rapid assembly at home
  • Easy storage, ready delivery
  • Integrated collocation, concise, for beautiful life

Note: 500mm, 200mm, 100mm are the length adjustable.

  1. The track length sizes include 1000mm, 500mm, 200m, 100mm.
  2. Track connectors have two sizes: 200m and 100mm.
  3. Use tracks of different lengths, through connectors, and combine them together.


Seeing this, do you know how spliced curtain tracks are assembled? The following will tell you~

Curtain Track Assembly Specification

Step 1: Splicing track

Step 2: Cut the belt

Step 3: Assembly pulley 1

Step 4: Assembly pulley 2

Step 5: Assembly ending

Clamping ear installation:

  1. Twist spacers B and A through screws to the state shown in Figure I.
  2. Put A and B into the end track driver in a separate state, as shown in Figure II and Figure Ⅲ.
  3. Put it into the correct position of the end track driver, twist the screws to lock A and B to the driver, as shown in Figure IV.

Step 6: Install the motor

  1. Install the track on the wall: install the top bracket (one for every 50cm)
  2. Put the curtain motor in the track, and turn on the electricity.
  3. The motor is connected to the remote control

① Choose one of the channels to connect with the motor by ‘+’ or ‘-‘ button.
② The motor is connected to the power supply, and then press the motor’s ‘Set key’ once, the motor pilot lamp light then press the ‘Up/open key’ in less than 5 seconds. At last, the motor light flashes out, the connection is successful.

4. Please hang the curtain fabric on the hanging wheels, and hang the two ends of the fabric on the end hook or extension hook to fix the two ends of the curtain.


After a general understanding of ZM79E-DT curtain motors, you should be eager to know how to control them, right? Here’s how to control the curtain motor by remote control.

Remote Control Setting Manual

Chose one of the channels to connect with the motor by ‘+’ or ‘-‘ button. Quickly


When the motor is running for the first time, it would set the limit of the trip automatically as the tackle is stopped by resistance at the end of the track. If you need to reset the travel limit, you need to delete the limit.


Press the motor’s ‘Set key’ 5 times in less than 5 seconds, then the motor pilot lamp light become quick flashing, it means the motor travel limit has deleted. Quickly


Long press the motor’s ‘Set key’ until the motor pilot lamp from light become slow flashing, it means the remote has unbound. Quickly


Start the curtain motor till it runs at the third position, stop it. Quickly


Quick speed setting Quickly


Middle speed setting Quickly


Slow speed setting Quickly


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Motor and current channel Quickly


Motor and current remote control Quickly


Motor and all remote control Quickly


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Yea~ Knowing how the remote control works, it’s even easier to control the curtain motor with a mobile phone App, which is the arrangement, so read on!

Smart Life App User Manual (WiFi version motor)

Scan the QR code as below, or search “Smart life” in any App store, to download the App.

Method 1: In the case of power on, please press the motor ‘Set key’ 3 times in 5 seconds. The indicator light flashes quickly and then goes out, waiting to connect with the App.
Method 2: Or pressing the remote control ‘Set key’ 6 times, the screen shows 6, then continue to press the ‘Stop key’ once time quickly in less than 5 seconds. The indicator light flashes quickly and then goes out, waiting to connect with the App.

If the configuration fails, please reconnect once.
(The premise of using method 2 is that the remote control has been connected to the motor.)

Click ‘+’ in the upper right corner to enter the add device page and select Add Manually, or automatically discover and add.

Note:
The App supports two configurations: EZ mode, and AP mode.
EZ mode: The default mode is fast-speed connected internet mode.
Use AP mode when there is no WiFi. It adopts a hot distribution network.

App percentage control: composed of 10 percentage control positions such as 0, 10, 20, 30 …90, 100.

  • Lights flash quickly: Configuring network.
  • Lights flash slowly: AP Mode Configuring.
  • Lights turn on and keep: Has connected to the router and cloud.
  • Lights turn off: After the light turns on for 3 seconds, the light turns off and the WiFi configuration is successful.

Note: Please make sure your phone and smart device are connected in the same WiFi.

App User Manual (ZigBee/ Bluetooth version motor)

Scan the QR code as below, or search “Smart life” in any App store, to download the App. Then please add the ZigBee or Bluetooth gateway into App first.

This operation can also be performed when the gateway cannot find the device or the network needs to be reconfigured.

Method 1: In the case of power on, please press the motor ‘Set key’ 3 times in 5 seconds. The indicator light flashes quickly and then goes out, waiting to connect with the App.
Method 2: Or pressing the remote control ‘Set key’ 6 times, the screen shows 6, then continue to press the ‘Stop key’ once time quickly in less than 5 seconds. The indicator light flashes quickly and then goes out, waiting to connect with the App.

If the configuration fails, please reconnect once.
(The premise of using method 2 is that the remote control has been connected to the motor.)

⚠ Please follow these steps to configure the motor.

  1. Please make sure that the ZigBee or Bluetooth gateway is connected to the App, and then enter the homepage to choose the gateway which you want to connect.

2. Under the ZigBee page, “Add subdevice”.

3. The App will now search for the device and register to your account. Choose the curtain motor to connect, then reset the Device Name.

4. Back to the ZigBee page, choose the motor which you just added.

5. Enter the motor control page, now you can control the motor by App as well. Enter the motor setting page, can set the motor limit, timing control, change the motor direction, and so on.

6. On the motor control page, click “∠” in the upper right corner to enter the motor technical parameter setting page, you can check the device information, change the name, and so on


Motorized curtain system where the track is important and the load is even more important; let’s find out how much load is applied to different tracks and lengths.

Load Meter

Installation is one of the most important concerns for users, and the following are suggestions for installation environment requirements.

Installation Environment Requirements

Minimum size of straight rail curtain box

Minimum size of 90°curved rail curtain box

Going back, here’s a summary of the operating manual for the curtain motors, and yes, there are parameters.

Operation Manual

  • Press the ‘Up/open key’, the curtain up or open.
  • Press the ‘Down/close key’, the curtain down or close.
  • Press the ‘Stop key’, the curtain stop running.
  • Long press the ‘Stop key’ for 3 seconds, the curtain automatically runs to the third position.
  • Hand light touch the curtain, it would automatically run, till wide open or shut down.

Technical Parameters

ModelTorsionRPMRated voltageRated frequency
ZM79E-DT1.5N.m100RPM100-240VAC50/60HZ
Max currentMax powerRunning speedReceive frequencyReceive sensitivity
0.4A88W0.15m/s433.92Mhz-110dBM

Getting back to the basic, let’s go back to the curtain motor itself and talk about the weak control: RJ45

RJ45 (8Pin) Weak Current Wired Control

Operation Manual

  1. If press “Open/ Close/ Stop Switch”, the curtain Open/ Close turn; If press “Open/ Close/ Stop Switch” again, the curtain stop.
  2. If press “Close/ Open/ Stop Switch”, the curtain Close/ Open turn; If press “Close/ Open/ Stop Switch” again, the curtain stop.

Operation Manual

  1. If press “Open/ Close/ Stop Switch”, the curtain Open/ Close turn; If press “Open/ Close/ Stop Switch” again, the curtain stop.
  2. If press “Close/ Open/ Stop Switch”, the curtain Close/ Open turn; If press “Close/ Open/ Stop Switch” again, the curtain stop.
  3. If press “Stop Switch”, then the curtain stop.

RJ45 (8Pin) Weak current wired control:

  1. Dry contact control: use ① ② ③ ④ pin channel to wiring, please refer to the above two wiring methods
  2. 5V output power supply to the external controller: use ⑤ ⑥ pin channel to wiring, it can output 5V current to supply power to the external controller (if necessary)
  3. 485 control: use ⑦ ⑧ pin channel to wiring,when it is necessary to communicate signals through 485, connect an external 485 controller.

RS485 Connection Mode (Only for new version)

Notice

  1. Motors can automatically identify switch and RS485.
  2. The level switch and the RS485 cannot connect the motor at the same time.

Power Supply

Notice

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