Adding areas to your maps - Security Center 5.9

Security Center Administrator Guide 5.9

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Security Center 5.9
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You can add areas to your maps to allow Security Desk operators to use them as map links, monitor people counts, show people presence, or all the above.

Before you begin

Create the map where you want to add your areas.

What you should know

  • Areas that have a map attached are represented as map thumbnails by default. The map thumbnails are meant to be used as map links.
  • Area that do not have a map attached are represented as tetragons by default. You can change them later into any type of polygon.
  • You can also use any icon, image, or geometrical shape to represent areas on the map.


  1. Do one of the following:
  2. In the Map designer toolbar, click Save ().