AccessXpert EP1501 Controller Configuration.

Issue

Using an EP1501 as a controller and unable to add reader one.

Product Line

AccessXpert

Environment

AccessXpert , Server 2012R2 and above.

Cause

Using a  EP1501 as a controller as well as a card reader controller.

Resolution

To resolve the issue, please follow the steps listed:

  1. Wire the RS-485 bus to reader port 1, Clock and Data
  2. Wire the reader being used on port 2
  3. When programming the reader on the device, it needs to be added as Reader 1