Configuring chart dashboard widgets for people counting in KiwiVision™ video analytics - KiwiVision™ 4.3.0 | Security Center

KiwiVision™ User Guide for Security Center

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KiwiVision™ 4.3.0 | Security Center
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The people counting Charts widget displays a bar chart or line chart of the number of people who entered and exited an area within a specified time frame.

Before you begin

  • Create a dashboard in Security Desk.
  • Add the people counting Charts widget to the dashboard.

What you should know

  • Security Desk dashboard widgets only apply to the People counting scenario included in the KiwiVision™ People Counter module.
  • For information about general dashboard configuration, see Creating a dashboard.


  1. From the Security Desk dashboard, click Edit dashboard.
  2. Select the people counting widget that you want to configure.
    The widget-specific options are displayed.
  3. In the widget-specific options, click Add cameras ().
  4. In the dialog box that opens, select one or more cameras that you applied a People counting scenario to, and then click OK.
  5. (Optional) Select the Invert check box to flip the configured counting directions of a camera.
    Use this option if a camera is used as an entry and exit point for two rooms at the same time.
    If the camera is placed above a door that separates two rooms, the In side can be interpreted as Out, depending on which room you consider as the starting point.
  6. Configure the following widget options:
    Time frame
    The time frame during which people entered and exited an area. If you select Custom, specify the time range, and whether you want the data to be grouped by hour, day, week, or month.
    Chart type
    The chart format in which you want the information to be presented.
    Data grouping
    Select one of the following:
    The people count per camera.
    The people count per area if your cameras are associated with areas in Security Center.
    The people count per camera and per area.
    Select one of the following:
    In & Out
    The number of people who entered and the number of people who exited an area.
    The number of people who entered an area.
    The number of people who exited an area.
  7. Click Done.