If an item in [Privileged Camera Control], [Camera Control], or [Video Distribution] is set to [Enable], the items above
and to the right of that item are also set to [Enable]. If an it em is set to [Disable], the items below and to the left of that
item are also set to [Disable].
In the rows, more powerful privileges ar e on the left and less powerful privileges are on the right. However, audio
distribution can be set separately.
In the columns, authorized users have higher privileges than guest users.
The factory default setting gives privileged camera control to authorized users.
With the factory default settings, guest users are assigned pr ivileges for camera control, video distribution, and audio distribution.
ControlCamera ControlVideo DistributionAudio Distribution
Scope of Privilege Can perform the most
operations after the
administrator. Can perform some
View Video with the
Viewer Receive or Audio with
Grant to Authorized
Grant to Guest Users No YesYes Yes
Multiple computers cannot connect to a single camera at the same time using the same administrator account.
An authorized user or a guest user can connect to the camera from multiple computers at the same time. However, when
controlling the camera, authorized users are given priority of the camera control, and guest users are placed in a queue.
[Basic] > [Viewer] > [General] > [Default Page] must be set to [Display Viewer] to enable authorized users and guest users to
connect to the camera.