Differences between Web Client 4.x and 5.7 - Security Center 5.7

Security Center Web Client Quick Start Guide 5.7

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Security Center 5.7
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2020-06-12
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5.7

Beginning in Security Center 5.6, Web Client connects to Security Center core instead of Mobile Server. Additionally, Web Client 5.6 and later is easier to use and contains slightly different features than Web Client version 4.x.

This section lists the differences between Web Client version 5.7 and 4.x features.
Feature   Mobile Server Web Client 4.x Security Center Web Client 5.7
General
Platform/OS independent Part of Security Center Core
Web server Connection to Security Center Mobile Server Web Client Server role
Server configuration Web page Config Tool
Load balancing  
Service failover   ✓ (Client must reconnect)
Video Streaming Mobile Server Security Center Media Gateway role
Secure communication (encryption and authentication) Main communication port
Video port

Log on with Active Directory credentials
Supported languages 14 20
User time zone selection  
Online help Help in client Tooltips and help in client
Reporting
Generate reports
Print reports
Export reports CSV
PDF Use print as PDF Use print as PDF
Video
Save camera layouts  
View live video
Video compression Basic MJPEG Native H264 and dynamic MJPEG
Start/stop recording
View playback video
Video timeline (sequence and bookmarks)  
Control PTZ cameras
Camera blocking support
Export video
Add bookmarks
View bookmarked video
Take snapshots  
Browse video archives
Generate video reports ✓ (Bookmarks)
Keyboard shortcuts for common tasks  
Live updates of entity state  
Access Control1
Monitor status of doors
Unlock doors
Configure credentials

Delete

Modify

Configure and manage cardholders

Add/delete

Modify

Create and manage cardholder groups

Create

Modify

Control and manage visitors

Check in/out

 

Modify

 
Generate access control reports ✓ (Door activity)
Alarm management
View video associated to alarms
Generate alarm reports
Set threat levels for the system or specific areas  
Trigger alarms  
Investigate, forward and acknowledge alarms  

1Security Center Web Client does not support custom fields.