icon account icon cash icon cart icon cart icon search main arrow arrow check icon camera icon light icon audio icon computer icon storage icon discount icon facebook icon twitter icon linkedin icon vimeo icon youtube icon instagram icon google plus icon share icon email icon print icon time icon phone icon email-m icon marker-m icon pdf icon remove icon comment icon out icon-status icon-star icon-switch pie-chart line-chart icon-user icon-user-1 icon-warning expand-arrow-1 expand-arrow-2 icon-upload icon-download icon-none icon-date-scheduled icon-date-available icon-is-hazardous

Extron IPCP Pro 250 IP Link Pro Control Processor

Abel Code: ETN-60-1429-01
Mfr. Code: 60-1429-01
Estimated to Ship – 5-10 Business Days
Special Order Only
This is a special order item. You will be charged upon placing your order, which is non-cancelable and non-returnable.
Versatile, high-performance control processor designed for centralized AV control in small to medium-size applications. Supports but does not include LinkLicense®.
Key Highlights
  • IP Link Control Processor
  • Supports TouchLink® Pro touchpanels
  • Supports eBUS® button panels


The Extron IPCP Pro 250 IP Link Pro Control Processor is a versatile, high-performance control processor designed for centralized AV control in small to medium-size applications. As part of the IP Link® Pro Series, the IPCP Pro 250 features advanced security standards and Gigabit Ethernet, which ensures compatibility with multiple TouchLink® Pro touchpanels using a standard network infrastructure. It also supports Extron LinkLicense®, which further enhances the capabilities of Extron Pro Series control systems. The IPCP Pro 250 is an ideal choice for controlling multiple devices and control signal types within an AV system.

The Extron IPCP Pro 250 can be configured using Global Configurator Plus or Global Configurator Professional software or programmed using Extron Global Scripter. For enterprise-wide applications, GlobalViewer® Enterprise can provide centralized AV resource monitoring, management, and control over a computer network. 

IMPORTANT NOTE: Supports but does not include LinkLicense®.


  • Supports TouchLink® Pro touchpanels and eBUS® button panels
  • Supports secure industry standard communications protocols; all IP Link Pro models use industry standard communication protocols, including HTTP (insecure), HTTPS, SSH, SFTP, SMTP, NTP, Discovery Service, DHCP, DNS, ICMP, and IPv4
  • Supports LinkLicense®: further enhances the capabilities of Extron Pro Series control systems
  • One bidirectional RS-232 serial port with software handshaking: captive screw serial ports that can control one RS-232 devices
  • One bidirectional RS-232/RS-422/RS-485 serial port with hardware and software handshaking: captive screw serial port that can communicate with one RS-232/RS-422/RS-485 serially controlled device
  • One IR/Serial port for one-way control of external devices
  • Four Digital I/O ports: allows for interfacing with other systems in the room
  • Two relays for controlling room functions: enables control of lighting, screen settings, and other device functions
  • eBUS port for connecting eBUS button panels and accessories
  • Supports 10/100/1000Base-T
  • Supports popular BMS (Building Management System) protocols, such as BACnet, KNX, and DALI; these protocols allow for centralized monitoring and control of mechanical and electrical systems that include HVAC, lighting, power, fire, and security
  • Ethernet monitoring and control: manage, monitor, and control AV devices using a standard Ethernet network
  • Remote volume control port for the Extron MPA Series and select XTRA™ Series amplifiers
  • Supports Ethernet-controllable devices: allows for control of multiple Ethernet-enabled AV devices such as displays, switchers, and sources
  • Integrated IR Learner: captures IR remote codes from a device’s handheld remote control
  • Automatic clock synchronization allows touchpanel to display the accurate time and date
  • Supports control system synchronization: synchronization will allow users to retain and recover the state of their configured endpoints in case of network or power failure
  • Front panel port status indicators
  • Multi-level password protection: allows security to be set based on user roles
  • Fully customizable using Extron control system software: GUI Designer combined with Global Configurator Plus, Global Configurator Professional, or Global Scripter
  • Library of Pro Series device drivers and modules for use with Global Configurator and Global Scripter respectively; start and execute projects quickly using Extron Global Configurator device drivers and Global Scripter® modules to control various display and source devices, such as projectors, flat-panel displays, and Blu-ray players (Extron offers fully tested Ethernet, serial, and IR device drivers and modules)
  • JITC Certified: successfully completed interoperability and information assurance testing for use in government applications and other mission-critical environments
  • 1U, quarter rack width metal enclosure
  • External Extron Everlast™ power supply included (replacement part #70-1174-01); provides worldwide power compatibility with high‑demonstrated reliability and low power consumption (Extron Everlast Power Supply is covered by a 7‑year mfg. parts and labor warranty)


  • Memory
    • SDRAM: 512 MB
    • Flash: 4.5 GB
  • Software & Control Options
    • Software: Extron Global Configurator® Plus and Professional for Windows®, Global Scripter®
    • Control Options: GlobalViewer®, Extron Control for iPad and Web, TouchLink® Pro touchpanels, or eBUS® button panels
  • Ethernet Control
    • Network Interface Controllers (NICs): (1)
    • Connector: (1) female RJ-45 connector
    • Data Rate: 10/100/1000Base-T, half/full duplex with autodetect
    • Default Settings:
      • Link speed & Duplex Level: Autodetected
      • IP Address:
      • Subnet Mask:
      • Gateway:
      • DHCP: Off
      • DNS:
  • Serial Control
    • Quantity/Type:
      • (1) bidirectional RS-232, RS-422, RS-485 (port 1)
      • (1) bidirectional RS-232 (port 2)
    • Connector:
      • (1) 3.5 mm captive screw connector, 5 pole
      • (1) 3.5 mm captive screw connectors, 3 pole
    • Baud Rate & Protocol:
    • 300 to 115200 baud (9600 baud = default), 8 (default) or 7 data bits, 1 (default) or 2 stop bits, no parity (default), even, or odd parity
      • NOTE: The 5-pole ports support both hardware and software flow control
      • The 3-pole ports support software flow control
      • The default for both types of ports is no flow control
    • Pin Configurations:
      • Serial, 5-pole captive screw
        • RS-232 (default): Pin 1 = Tx, 2 = Rx, 3 = Gnd, 4 = RTS, 5 = CTS
        • RS-422: Pin 1 = Tx-, 2 = Rx-, 3 = Gnd, 4 = Tx+, 5 = Rx+
        • RS-485: Pins 1 and 2 (tied together) = data-, 3 = Gnd, 4 and 5 (tied together) = data+
      • Serial, 3-pole captive screw: Pin 1 = Tx, 2 = Rx, 3 = Gnd
  • Digital I/O Control
    • Quantity/Type: (4) digital input/output (configurable)
    • Connectors: (1) 3.5mm captive screw connector, 5 pole
    • Digital Inputs: 
      • Input Voltage Range: 0-24V DC, clamped at +30 VDC
      • Input Impedance: >10k ohms
      • Programmable Pullup: 1k ohms to +5 VDC
      • Threshold Low to High: >2.8 VDC
      • Threshold High to Low: <2.0 VDC
    • Digital Outputs: 250mA sink from 24 VDC max.
    • Pin Configurations: 1, 2, 3, 4 = digital I/Os 1, 2, 3, 4; 5 = Gnd
  • IR/Serial Control:
    • Quantity/Type: (1) programmable: unidirectional RS-232 (±5 V), or TTL level (0 to 5V) infrared (carrier and non-carrier) up to 300 kHz
    • Connector: (1) 3.5mm captive screw connector, 2-pole
    • Baud Rate & Protocol (RS-232): 300 to 115200 baud (9600 baud = default); 8 (default) or 7 data bits, 1 (default) or 2 stop bits, no parity (default), even, or odd parity
    • Pin Configurations: for each port, pin 1 = signal, 2 = Gnd
    • IR Output Carrier Frequency: 30 kHz to 300 kHz
    • IR Learning Carrier Frequency: 30 kHz to 300 kHz
    • IR Learning Capture Distance: 2" (5.1 cm) to 12" (30.5 cm) from the front panel
  • Relay Control
    • Quantity/Type: (2) normally open relays
    • Connector: (1) 3.5mm captive screw connector, 3 pole
    • Relay Control Contact Rating: 24V DC, 1A
  • Volume Control:
    • Quantity/Type: (1) volume control (compatible with select Extron amplifiers)
    • Connectors: (1) 3.5mm captive screw connector, 5 pole
    • Pin Configuration: Pin 3 = ≤10V DC reference voltage input, pin 4 = 0 to +10V DC control voltage output, pin 5 = Gnd
    • Control Voltage Output Range: 0 to +10V DC (±0.2 volts), adjustable
  • eBUS Control
    • eBUS Control Ports: (1) 3.5mm captive screw connector, 5 pole (uses 4 poles)
    • eBUS Pin Configuration: +V = +12V DC; +S = + signal; -S = - signal; G = ground
    • Recommended Cable Type: Extron STP20-2/1000 or STP20-2P/1000 cable (sold separately)
    • Maximum System Cable Length: 1000' (305m) sum total for the eBUS system, regardless of topology
      • Power injection may be required depending on system cabling topology and primary power supply wattage
      • See the eBUS Technology Reference Guide for details
    • eBUS Power Output: 6W
  • General
    • Power Supply: External
    • Input: 100-240V AC, 50-60 Hz
    • Output: 12V DC, 1A, 12W
    • Power Input Requirements: 12V DC, 1A, 12W max.
    • Power Consumption:
      • Device: 8.8W, 12V DC
      • Device & Power Supply: 11W, 100-240V AC, 50-60 Hz
    • Temperature/Humidity:
      • Storage: -40°F to +158°F (-40°C to +70°C) / 10% to 90%, noncondensing
      • Operating: +32°F to +122°F (0°C to +50°C) / 10% to 90%, noncondensing
    • Cooling: convection, no vents
    • Thermal Dissipation:
      • Device: 9.5 BTU/hr
      • Device & Power Supply: 16.8 BTU/hr
    • Mounting:
      • Rack Mount: Yes, with optional 1U rack shelf
      • Furniture Mount: Yes, with optional bracket kit
    • Enclosure type: Metal
    • Enclosure Dimensions: 1.7" H x 4.3" W x 6" D / 4.3cm H x 10.9cm W x 15.2cm D (1U high, quarter rack wide)
      • NOTE: Depth excludes connectors
    • Product Weight: 0.7 lb (0.3 kg)
    • Vibration: ISTA 1A in carton (International Safe Transit Association)
    • Regulatory Compliance:
      • Safety: CE, c-UL, UL
        • UL Listed for use in plenum air handling spaces
      • EMI/EMC: CE, C-Tick, FCC Class A, ICES, VCCI
      • Environmental: complies with the appropriate requirements of RoHS, WEEE
    • Mfg. Warranty: 3 years parts and labor

NOTE: All nominal levels are at ±10%. Specifications are subject to change without notice.


What's in the Box

  • Extron IPCP Pro 250 IP Link Pro Control Processor


Key Highlights

  • IP Link Control Processor
  • Supports TouchLink® Pro touchpanels
  • Supports eBUS® button panels
  • Supports LinkLicense®
  • Bidirectional RS-232 serial port
  • Bidirectional RS-232/422/485 serial port
  • IR/Serial port for ext. device control
There are no specifications for this product
Finance Services

Finance Services

Customized financing from pros who understand this industry and your unique needs.



Get access to our tech services, support and training, on your terms, when you need it most.

AbelCine - Contact Sales

Have a question about Sales?

Contact us