VxPro: How to configure Multi-Server Access(MSA)

Issue

Customer would like to setup MSA

Product Line

Pelco Video Management

Environment

  • VideoXpert
  • VxPro
  • VxPro-WKS

Cause

New feature

Resolution

 

Enabling MSA

 

  1. This article assumes you have already configured your workstation to connect to 1 server. LL#19286
  2. Launch VxOpsCenter
  3. Under Connect to System select None- Configure Workstation.

  4. Enter the Local Admin credentials and Click Log In.
  5. Click VX System Connections.

  6. Click the checkbox next to Enable simultaneous access to multiple Systems.
  7. A popup message appears. Click OK.

 

Saving the credentials for your first server connection.

  1. Highlight your current system and click edit.

  2. Enter the credentials for the server that will be saved locally and click test connection.
  3. If the connection is successful click Save.

 

Adding more servers

  1. Click the Plus sign.

  2. Add the Server IP address.
  3. Type in the credentials.
  4. Click Test Connection.
  5. If the connection is successful click Save.

  6. Click OK to exit the workstation Configuration page.
  7. Click OK on the Log out required prompt.

 

Viewing cameras

  1. Log in with the local admin account.

  2. Expand the System section and you will see your added systems listed unchecked.
  3. Add a check mark to the systems and the cameras will be listed in the Sources section.

  4. Drag cameras into the layout.