Configuring read-only custom fields in Genetec™ Enhanced Cardholder Management - Genetec™ Enhanced Cardholder Management 1.0

Genetec™ Enhanced Cardholder Management Plugin Guide 1.0.0

Genetec™ Enhanced Cardholder Management
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Before you can block users from changing the values of certain fields, you must define those fields as read-only in Config Tool.

Before you begin

Configure your custom fields. For more information, see Assigning credentials.

What you should know

  • Read-only fields are protected from modification by any users, including administrators, when using the Cardholder management task.
  • Parts of Security Center with access to these fields, such as the Access control task and the Security Center SDK, are still able to modify these fields.
  • For this feature to work, the plugin must reside in a partition that is visible to the operator.
Read-only fields are not editable in the Cardholder management task by any users, including Administrators.


  1. From the Config Tool home page, open the Plugins task.
  2. In the Plugins task, select Genetec™ Enhanced Cardholder Management from the entity browser, and then click the Mandatory fields tab.
  3. In the Read-only column, select which fields you want to make read-only.

    Enhanced Cardholder Management Mandatory fields list showing selected Read-only fields
  4. Click Apply.


The selected fields are no longer editable in the Cardholder management task.