About time zones in Web Client - Security Center 5.12

Security Center Web Client Quick Start Guide 5.12

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To to understand the context of a situation more easily, you can view event times as if they were in your local time zone or as if you were in the time zone of the events.

Access control units and video units can be located across multiple time zones. You can configure Security Center Web Client to display the times shown in reports and on the video time line in the following options:

  • Your local time
  • A specific time zone

You can configure Web Client to display the times as your local time or as the time of a specific time zone.

You are located in Montreal (UTC-05:00). You have Web Client set to use the local time of your computer. You monitor a system located in Halifax, Nova Scotia (UTC-04:00). Activity is detected at a door in Halifax at 09:00 A.M. (UTC-4:00). At the end of the day, you create a report of door activity from 7:00am to 5:00pm In your report, the activity for the door in Halifax displays as 8:00am (Montreal time).