Enabling simple focus for Hanwha Techwin units - Security Center 5.9.0.0

Security Center Video Unit Configuration Guide 5.9.0.0

Applies to
Security Center 5.9.0.0
Last updated
2020-02-07
Content type
Guides
Guides > User guides
Language
English (United States)
Product line
Security Center unified platform > Security Center
Version
5.9

To enable non-PTZ Hanwha Techwin cameras to make a one-shot auto focus, the Hanwha Techwin units can be configured for simple focus.

Procedure

  1. From the Config Tool home page, open the Video task.
  2. Click Add an entity () > Video unit .
  3. In the Manual add window, from the Manufacturer drop-down list, select Hanwha Techwin, and from the Product type list, select All, and then add all other required information.
  4. In Security Desk, click Tasks > Monitoring.
  5. Right-click a tile and select Camera > Command > SimpleFocus.
    NOTE: If the command does not display even though the camera model supports simple focus, you can verify that SimpleFocus is enabled by entering the following command in a web browser: http://<Camera IP>/stw-cgi/image.cgi?msubmenu=camera&action=view
    1. If SimpleFocus is equal to False, change it to True by entering http:// <Camera IP>//stw-cgi/image.cgi?msubmenu=camera&action=set&SimpleFocus=True
    2. If the command is accepted, you will receive the message OK.
    3. In Security Center, click Task > Video.
    4. Right-click Archiver and then select Unit > Reconnect.
    5. In Security Center, wait for the camera to come back online, select the tile, and then click Refresh to see if the command displays.