Export and Import the settings (Site List) of one DX8100 Client to another DX8100 Client on a separate PC.

Issue

How to Export and Import the settings of one DX8100 Client to another DX8100 Client on a separate PC

Product Line

Pelco Video Management

Environment

  • DX8100 Client
  • DX8000 Client

Cause

Copy the current DX8100 Client configuration settings to another DX8100 Client; avoid re-configuring the DX8100 Client.

Resolution

DX8100 Site List file location

Export

  • Navigate to C:\Program Files\DX8100Client\DATA\LOCAL and copy the SetupSite.dat file.

Import

  • Navigate to C:\Program Files\DX8100Client\DATA\LOCAL and paste SetupSite.dat (replace existing SetupSite.dat)
      

DX8000 Site List file location

Export

  • Navigate to C:\DX8000Client\DATA\LOCAL and copy the SetupSite.dat file.

Import

  • Navigate to C:\DX8000Client\DATA\LOCAL and paste SetupSite.dat (replace existing SetupSite.dat)
     

Note: It is recommended that the DX8100/DX8000 Client software versions match.