How to get full admin rights to the DX Series Folder.


When selecting the USER tab in the DX Series software to access the Administrator Group security levels you will get the error stated below.

  • Error "The lower level cannot have more permissions than the higher levels"

Product Line

Pelco Video Management


  • DX Series Client V2.0 OD


The DX Series Client software is unable to change or modify permission schedules.


  1. Right Click on the DX Series Client icon and click Properties, and then click the Security tab.
  2. Highlight the Windows login user account or the 'Users' group in the Group or user names: window.
  3. In the Permissions for Users window, check the box for Full Control in the Allow column and click Apply.
  4. Verify correct permissions using the effective permissions check.
  5. Click Advanced
  6. Effective Permissions tab, and then click Select.
  7. In Enter the object name to select (examples), enter the name of a user or group, and then click OK.
    The selected check boxes indicate the effective permissions of the user or group for that file or folder.