Previous features and enhancements - Genetec Web App

Genetec™ Web App Administrator Guide

Product
Genetec Web App
Content type
Guides > Administrator guides
Language
English
Last updated
2024-07-08

The Genetec™ Web App includes the following features and enhancements.

What's new in Genetec Web App 24.6.0

Resolved issues
Several issues were resolved to improve overall performance.

What's new in Genetec Web App 24.5.2

Play a sound when an ALPR hit occurs
You can now have a sound play when a hit occurs in the LPR monitoring task. This alerts operators that a vehicle of interest has been detected.

What's new in Genetec Web App 24.5.1

Resolved issues
Several issues were resolved to improve overall performance.

What's new in Genetec Web App 24.5.0

Apply filters specific to report types
In the Reports task, you can now add filters based on the type of report that you’re generating. Filters allow operators to refine their queries and generate reports with specific information.
Clear all entities and events from the watchlist
When editing your watchlist, you can now clear all selected entities simultaneously. This action saves operators from removing each entity individually.
NOTE: Clearing all entities from your watchlist also clears all the events in your watchlist.

What's new in Genetec Web App 24.4.1

Resolved issues
Several issues were resolved to improve overall performance.

What's new in Genetec Web App 24.4.0

Tile patterns are now retained between sessions
The Tiles task now retains users’ tile patterns, so they can avoid reconfiguring their tiles each time they sign in.
NOTE: Tile patterns don’t persist across different browsers or devices.
New tile pattern
The Tiles task now includes a four-tile by four-tile pattern, which provides users with more flexibility for arranging tiles.

What's new in Genetec Web App 24.3.0

Resolved issues
Several issues were resolved to improve overall performance.

What's new in Genetec Web App 24.2.0

Customize the information displayed in tile overlays
On the Tiles page of the Options dialog box, you can select which information to display in tile overlays. A preview is provided to show how overlays are displayed in tiles. This allows users to choose exactly which information they want to see when monitoring entities.

Select when overlays and timelines are displayed on tiles
On the Tiles page of the Options dialog box, you can now choose when to display tile overlays and timelines in tiles. This allows users to choose how information is displayed when monitoring entities.

Privileges are no longer required to change tile patterns
The Change tile pattern privilege for Security Desk is no longer required to change tile patterns in Genetec™ Web App.

What's new in Genetec Web App 24.1.1

Resolved issues
Several issues were resolved to improve overall performance.

What's new in Genetec Web App 24.1.0

Easier access to the global search bar
The global search bar has moved from the vertical navigation bar to the application header, so it’s easier to access.

The Genetec Web App logo now links to a default task
The Web App logo in the application header now links users to the default task, so users can easily navigate to a specific task. The default task is configured per user in the General section of the Settings page.

A new look and feel for the notification tray
The look and feel of the icons in the notification tray has been updated to make it easier for users to see notifications.

Relocation of the profile menu
The profile menu has moved from the notification tray to the vertical navigation bar to improve the look and feel. The settings within this menu are unchanged.

What's new in Genetec Web App 23.15

Dedicated task for access control
Genetec Web App now has an Access Control task that replaces the Cardholders task found in previous versions. Offering a new look and feel, the Access Control task provides individual pages for cardholders and visitors, credentials, cardholder groups, and access rules. It also provides a feature set that enables users to complete more of their work in Genetec Web App, instead of Security Desk.

In addition, each page features filtered search capabilities so you can easily retrieve access control-related information from your system.

Users can now manage visitor profiles
On the new Cardholders and visitors page in the Access Control task, users can now add or modify visitor profiles to determine when they can enter and exit secured areas.

Users can now manage credentials
On the new Credentials page in the Access Control task, users can create credentials to determine how cardholders and visitors access secured areas.

Users can now manage cardholder groups
On the new Groups page in the Access Control task, users can add or modify the access rights of existing cardholder groups. This enables them to manage which cardholder groups can enter and exit secured areas.

Users can now manage access rules
On the new Access rules page in the Access Control task, users can add access rules or modify the access rights of existing access rules. This enables them to determine which cardholders can access a secured area, and on what schedule.

What's new in Genetec Web App 23.14

Resolved issues
Several issues were resolved to improve overall performance.

What's new in Genetec Web App 23.13

Dedicated task for live monitoring of automatic license plate recognition (ALPR) hits
Using the Live hit monitoring task, you can now monitor live hotlist hits raised by the ALPR units in your system. By default, the task monitors hits from all hotlists, but you can apply filters to monitor hits that are from specific sources or meet certain criteria. When you select a hit, more details of the event are displayed in a preview pane. This includes the image related to the hit and details regarding the vehicle, such as the make, model, and license plate number.

What's new in Genetec Web App 23.12

Forward alarms
To share an important alarm you received, you can now manually forward the alarm.
Display custom fields in your cardholder list
To quickly view more information about your cardholders, you can now display custom fields in the cardholder list. For more information, see Access control task process overview.
Expanded language support
The Genetec Web App now supports the Thai language.
Renaming of the Genetec Web App Quick Start Guide
The title of the Genetec Web App Quick Start Guide has been changed to the Genetec Web App Administrator Guide to better help Security Center administrators locate the information they need about the Genetec Web App.

What's new in Genetec Web App 23.11

Generate license plate reports
In the Reports task, you can now generate reports for ALPR read and hit events. By applying filters to these reports, you can identify if a vehicle of interest was in a specified area and time range. For more information, see Reports task process overview.
Add wanted vehicles to hotlists
You can now add vehicles of interest to ALPR hotlists. When an ALPR unit detects a vehicle of interest, designated users receive notifications so they can respond accordingly. For more information, see Adding a vehicle to a hotlist.
Download and view documents attached to Genetec Mission Control™ incidents
Genetec Web App users can now download documents attached to Mission Control incidents. These documents provide users with additional information related to incidents, so teams can resolve incidents safely and effectively. For more information, see Managing Mission Control incidents.
Expanded language support
The Genetec Web App now supports the following languages: Bulgarian, Croatian, Czech, Dutch, Greek, Hungarian, Italian, Norwegian, Polish, Portuguese, Romanian, Russian, Slovenian, Swedish, and Turkish.