To configure the welcome banner on the EntraGuard LCD display and program the phone commands used by the tenants to unlock the front door, you must modify the sample EntraGuardConfig.xml file provided with your product package.
Familiarize yourself with the structure of the EntraGuardConfig.xml file.
Before you begin
You can also download a compressed version (ZIP) of the EntraGuardConfig.xml file from this link. You must disable the Secure mode in order to configure the EntraGuard banner and phone commands using the XML file.
What you should know
- Extract the file EntraGuardConfig.xml from the zip file.
Modify the file EntraGuardConfig.xml on your
IMPORTANT: The XML file you get from your package contains sample values. You must adapt those values to your system needs.
Right-click the file and click Edit.
We recommend using an XML editor.
Make your changes and save the file.
If you are using Notepad, click Save as, change the Save as type to All Files (*.*) and the Encoding to UTF-8.
- Right-click the file and click Edit.
- Compress (ZIP) the XML file.
Change the file extension from .zip to
NOTE: Make sure the file EntraGuardConfig.xml is saved to your local drive.
- Log on to Synergis™ unit.
- From the Home page, click Firmware upgrade.
- Click Select upgrade file.
In the file browser that opens, navigate to the file
NOTE: Secure mode must be disabled to configure the EntraGuard using this file.
The Synergis™ unit restarts. The upgrade will take a few seconds.