Control Panel #2 - User Manual

Modified on Tue, 7 Nov, 2023 at 11:58 AM

What's in the Box:

  • 1 x VPC Control Panel

  • 1 x Long gear lever (предустановлен)
  • 1 x Short gear level

  • 1 x USB Cable
  • 1 x OUT-AUX Cable 1m.
  • 1 x OUT-AUX Cable 0,5m.
  • 3 х Button Inlays Set

Changing the Gear Lever Detent Plate (3 Position Detent > 2 Position Detent)

Tools required:

  • H2.5 Hex hey (NOT INCLUDED)

1. Unscrew the highlighted screws and lift off the plastic surround.

2. Loosen the highlighted screws to remove the detent plate.

3. Flip the detent over and reinstall with the same screws.

4. Place the surround back onto the control panel and secure with the highlighted screws.

Swapping the Gear Lever Arm

Tools required:

  • Wrench 5.5 mm (NOT INCLUDED)
  • H2.5 Hex hey (NOT INCLUDED)

1. Remove the highlighted screws and remove the plastic gear lever surround and handle. 

2.  Remove the highlighted screws and nuts. Remove the detent plate.  

3. Raise the lever arm to get access to remove the lower screw.

4.  Release the lever arm and remove the top screw.

5.  Replace the lever arm with the short variant and secure with the top screw.

6.  Lift the lever arm to gain access to secure the lower screw

7.  Reinstall the detent plate.

8.  reinstall the plastic surrounds and lever handle.

Installing on VPC Desk Mount V3 - L/S/Mini


Tools required:

  • H2.5 Hex hey (NOT INCLUDED)
  • H4 Hex key (NOT INCLUDED)

1. Remove the side screws and remove the desktop legs

2. When using the VPC Control Panel attached to a VPC Desk Mount it is more convenient for the connectors to be at the bottom of the unit. To achieve this it is necessary to reorient the device housing. To do this,  unscrew the 6 marked screws on the front. 

3Gently lift the top plate up and rotate the case 180 degrees.  

Be Careful with the Internal Cabling!

4Secure the top plate back to the housing with the highlighted screws. The connectors will now be at the bottom side of the device.

5. As shown in the figure below,  fix the panel to the bracket on the left or right side using the screws that originally secured the desktop legs. 

Additional mounting options using the VPC Desk Mount Adapter - Control Panel can be seen HERE

Attention! When fixing the device to a surface using holes with M5 nuts in the bottom cover, the screw-in depth should not exceed 12 mm. Failure to do so may damage the internal architecture of the device. 

 Select the correct screw length!

Inserting Button Inlays

Device Connection

ATTENTION: Please ensure the correct cable-port connection is made (e.g. PC USB cable to device port labelled "USB"). Incorrect cable connection can lead to non-warranty damage to the device electronics.   

IMPORTANT! Use VPC Software to configurate the device


Please visit the VIRPIL Controls support portal for troubleshooting advice. If you are still experiencing issues or unable to find answers to your specific question, please create a ticket on our support portal!

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