To allow clients of Security Center to view and control their Stratocast™ cameras from their local installation of Security Desk, you can add Federation™ users and then configure the Federation™ role in Config Tool.
Before you begin
What you should know
- View live and playback video
- Add bookmarks
- Start and stop video recording
- Export video
- Control their PTZ cameras
If your username is registered to multiple Stratocast™
accounts, select an
Click Clients and then select an account from the
Account name column.
NOTE: If you have difficulty finding the client account, you can search for it by using the Search box.
In the Federation users field of the Users section, click Edit
NOTE: If the Federation users field is not displayed, contact Stratocast™ support.
Click Add a Federation™ user, enter a brief description
to identify the user by, and then click Create.
The User state column changes from Creating to Active. The Federation™ user is added.
- In the Federation™ users page, click the Username of the Federation™ user that you just added.
In the Connection details field, click
Download and follow the onscreen instructions to open
the text file or save it to your local drive.
A text file that contains the Federation™ user's Security Center credentials is automatically generated.
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After you finish
Using the Security Center credentials that were automatically generated, create a Federation™ role in Config Tool.