Configuring the peripherals attached to Axis controllers - Synergis™ Softwire 10.11

Synergis™ Softwire Integration Guide 10.11

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Synergis™ Softwire 10.11
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2020-06-26

To configure the input contacts, output relays, and readers attached to the Axis controller, you must make your changes in Security Center using the Config Tool.

What you should know

  • You must configure the Axis output relays and readers from the Synergis™ unit's Hardware page.
  • You must configure the Axis input contacts from the Synergis™ unit's Hardware page and from the Peripherals page.

Procedure

  1. From the Config Tool home page, open the Access control task.
  2. Click Roles and units, and then click the Synergis™ unit ().
  3. Click the unit's Portal tab, then log onto the Synergis™ unit.
  4. Click Hardware > Axis, make the necessary changes, and click Save.

    For more information on the meaning of each setting, see the Axis documentation.

  5. If you need to change the input contact configuration, click the Peripherals tab and expand the Axis controller you want to modify.

  6. Select the input contact you want to modify and click Edit ().
    The Edit input dialog box opens.

    The settings you can change depend on the selected input.

    Name
    Input device name.
    Logical ID
    Must be unique among all peripherals attached to the same unit.
    Shunted
    Select this option to ignore the inputs. Once shunted, the state of the input remains at Normal, regardless of how you trigger it.
    Contact type
    Set the Normal state of the input contact and its supervision mode.
    Not supervised / Normally closed
    The normal state of the input contact is closed, and the access control unit does not report that the input is in the trouble state.
    Not supervised / Normally open
    The normal state of the input contact is open, and the access control unit does not report if the input is in the trouble state.
    4-state supervised / Normally closed
    The normal state of the input contact is closed, and the access control unit reports when the input is in the trouble state.
    4-state supervised / Normally open
    The normal state of the input contact is open, and the access control unit reports when the input is in the trouble state.
  7. Make the necessary changes, click Save, and then click Apply.