Configuring OSDP pivCLASS readers for Mercury - Security Center 5.9 | Synergis™ Softwire

HID pivCLASS User Guide for Security Center 5.9

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You must configure the OSDP pivCLASS reader on the Mercury controller using Config Tool.

Before you begin


  1. In Config Tool, open the Access control task, and click the Roles and units view.
  2. From the entity tree, select the Synergis™ unit () and click Peripherals.
  3. If necessary, expand the controller to see the downstream MR panels and peripherals.
  4. Click the reader () you want to configure and click Edit ().
  5. In the Edit Reader dialog box, configure the following:
    Type of reader
    Select OSDP 2.
    Baud rate
    Select 115200.
    Turn off Secured mode.
  6. Click Save, and ensure that the reader comes online.

After you finish

You can enable the secure OSDP channel by pairing the reader to the controller. For more information, see Adding OSDP (Secure Channel) readers to a Mercury controller.