Lenel Onguard with Pelco Integration: Software installation overview

Issue

This is a high level overview of the Lenel - Pelco Integration and is meant to cover the basic hardware and software requirements and general information.

Product Line

Pelco Video Management

Environment

Cause

Users may have incompatible versions of Lenel Onguard - Pelco Integration software.

Resolution

Hardware Requirements:

The minimum hardware requirements for the client machine to use for completing the steps outlined in this document are the following:

  • CPU: Intel 2.4 Core 2 Duo (or higher)
  • Memory: 2 GB
  • GPU: DirectX9 Compatible; must be a dedicated graphics card with at least 128 MB of memory and use an AGP bus or a PCI Express bus
  • HD: 1 GB

NOTE: Virtual machines are not supported for streaming video from Pelco cameras.


Software Requirements:

The software requirements for completing the steps outlined are the following:

  • Ensure the Pelco SDK is not installed. 
  • Lenel OnGuard
  • Windows XP, Windows Vista [32 bit / 64 bit], Windows Server 2003 [32 bit / 64 bit], Windows Server 2008 [32 bit / 64 bit], Windows 7 [32 bit / 64 bit]
  • Turn off the Windows firewall.
  • The latest version of DirectX 9.0c must be installed even if DirectX 10 or 11 is already installed as part of Windows Vista or higher (see http://www.microsoft.com/en-us/download/details.aspx?id=8109)
  • Visual Studio C++ Runtime

NOTE: There is a single Pelco Lenel Integration installer and Pelco Lenel Accessory add-on for Endura, DX and DS video servers. Ensure you have the correct versions specific to the version of Lenel OnGuard being installed.

 

Software Installation:

Lenel OnGuard 6.5

  • Install DirectX 9c.  See Hardware Requirements.  Download DirectX 9c from MicroSoft here: https://www.microsoft.com/en-us/download/details.aspx?id=8109
  • From the client workstation, remove any previous integration packages
  • Download and install Onguard 6.5 from the Lenel website (https://partner.lenel.com/login).
  • Download and install the Pelco Accessory Add-On from the Lenel Website (https://partner.lenel.com/login).
  • Go to http://partnerfirst.pelco.com/ and select Lenel Systems International Inc. > Lenel Onguard Video > Register and Download Lenel Software & Documentation.
  • Fill out the form and when the email link is received click the appropriate file version.
  • On the client viewing station extract both files and then install the PelcoLenelIntegration-2.0.65-9046.msi file then the 6.5.624 Accessory Add-On for Pelco.msi.


Lenel OnGuard 6.6

  • Install DirectX 9c.  See Hardware Requirements.  Download DirectX 9c from MicroSoft here: https://www.microsoft.com/en-us/download/details.aspx?id=8109
  • From the client workstation, remove any previous integration packages.
  • Download and install Onguard 6.6 from the Lenel website (https://partner.lenel.com/login).
  • Download and install the Pelco Accessory Add-On from the Lenel Website (https://partner.lenel.com/login).
  • Go to http://partnerfirst.pelco.com/ and select Lenel Systems International Inc. > Lenel Onguard Video > Register and Download Lenel Software & Documentation.
  • Fill out the form and when the email link is received click the appropriate file version.
  • On the client viewing station extract both files and then install the PelcoLenelIntegration-2.0.66-14605.msi file then the OnGuard 2013 Accessory Add-On for Pelco.msi file.


Lenel OnGuard 7.2

  • Install DirectX 9c.  See Hardware Requirements.  Download DirectX 9c from MicroSoft here: https://www.microsoft.com/en-us/download/details.aspx?id=8109
  • From the client workstation, remove any previous integration packages.
  • Download and install Onguard 7.2 from the Lenel website (https://partner.lenel.com/login) located under Downloads > Software.
  • Download and install the 7.2 Accessory Add-On for Pelco Endura.msi from the Lenel Website (https://partner.lenel.com/login) located under Downloads > Add-Ons.
  • Go to http://partnerfirst.pelco.com/ and select Lenel Systems International Inc. > Lenel Onguard Video > Register and Download Lenel Software & Documentation.
  • Fill out the form and when the email link is received click the appropriate file version.
  • On the client viewing station extract the files and then install the PelcoEnduraDSLenelIntegration-4.0.72-16051.msi.

Product specific notes:

  • Endura requires all cameras be assigned a unique camera number.

 

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