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Article Type: How To
Product: Symphony
Product Version: 6.12
Component: Symphony Client
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Created: 30-Sep-2013 4:47:43 PM
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PTZ mode available when adding Oncam cameras

Previously, you were required to adjust the acc.ini file. PTZ mode is available immediately when adding Oncam camerasin Symphony 6.11 and later.


Task 1: You must enable panoramic technology for the Oncam camera:

  1. In the Server Configuration dialog box, click the Video tab.
  2. Select the Enable panoramic technology check box.  
  3. From the drop-down lists, select the Oncam camera and a Position (wall, ceiling, ground).
  4. You can select panoramic modes from the context menu of the panel for the camera.

Task 2: Use the context-sensitive menu to dewarp video:

In Fisheye View mode dewarping is turned Off; in other modes it is On.

  1. Right-click on the panel displaying video (live or historical) from the Oncam camera.
  2. Select Dewarp. All options are displayed.

context menu

See also: How to ensure Oncam camera dewarping is available in Symphony 6.10 and earlier


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