How to configure the ENC5416\ENC5516 in DS Admin on the DSSRV.


How to configure the ENC5416 in DS Admin on the DSSRV.

Product Line

Pelco Video Management


  • ENC5416
  • ENC5516


Adding a ENC5416 to a configured DSSRV must be done through DS Admin.


In order to add a new or existing ENC5416 to the DSSRV using DS Admin use the following steps:

  1. Navigate to Start > Programs > Pelco > DS Admin
  2. Log into DS Admin
    *Note Default Username: admin Default Password: admin
  3. Click the + next to Available Systems
  4. Click the + next to VAU
  5. Under VAU click on the VAU Name
    *Note The VAU Name will be the same as the computer name
  6. VAU Info tab will appear on the right hand side of the screen.
  7. Select HP3000-16\ENC5516 from the Device list for each ENC5416\ENC5516 encoder on the system
  8. Checkmark Activate
  9. Click Save
  10. Click on Start and then Search
  11. In search type in Services.msc
  12. In Services find SQL Server (DS_MSSQLSERVER)
  13. Right-Click and Select Restart
  14. Click Yes


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