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Bold Manitou Integration Instructions

Enable Bold Manitou in OWS
  1. From the Cloud Portal, select the Management tab.
  1. Choose Integrations from the drop-down menu.

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  1. Click on Add New Integration.

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  1. Choose Bold Manitou and click Next.

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  1. The bold Manitou Integration will be added to the Manage Integrations list.

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  1. Click Edit to enable or diable the Bold Manitou Integration in General Settings.

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  1. Select Alert Feed for the Bold Manitou Alert Feed URL.

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NOTE: To add the alert feed to Bold, you need to edit the OpenEye.config in the IntegrationGatewayDrivers folder on the Bold server. You would edit the <hostaddress> line to add the URL

Adding a Camera to Bold Manitou
  1. Log in to Manitou as a BoldNet user.
  2. Select the desired site.
  3. Click Systems.
  4. Click Event Monitoring.
  5. Click 1 - Main.
  6. Click Devices.
  7. Click + icon in Devices list.

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  1. In Device ID field, enter any desired ID.
  2. In Type field, choose Camera.
  3. In Description field, enter desired Description.
  4. In Zone and Area fields, select an option.
  5. In Address field, enter: ‘
  6. In Video Type field, choose ‘OPENEYE - OpenEye Oscar VCC’
  7. In Options field, enter: ‘camera=’integration_ID’&user=’ows_login_user’&password=’ows_password’&company=’ows_company_id’&device=’ows_device_id’&’
  8. Click Done.

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Camera: The integration ID from Cameras list on recorder

User: The OWS login user for the recorder

Password: The password for the OWS user

Company: The OWS company ID

Device: The OWS device ID for the recorder

Finding the Integration ID
  1. In OWS, select Management > Recorders > Recorders.
  2. Select recorder to be used and click Edit.
  3. Click Cameras.

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Finding the Device ID
  1. In OWS, select Management > Recorders > Recorders.
  2. Select recorder in question and click Edit Button.png.
  3. Click General Info.
  4. The ID can be found under Recorder Device ID.

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Creating an Alert in OWS
  1. Within the Alerts tab in the OWS Cloud Portal, select Alert Rules from the dropdown menu.

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  1. Click Add New Rule.

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  1. Select an Alert Type from the pop-up menu. 

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  1. Click Next.

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  1. Name the alert and give it a Description as desired.

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  1. Click Create.

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  1. Click Edit Button.png on the created rule in the Alert Rules list.
  2. Check Send to Bold Manitou.

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For more information on configuring alerts, see Alert Types.

Viewing Live Video in Bold
  1. Ensure Manitou Video Control Center is installed.
  2. Log in to Manitou as a Manitou user.
  3. Locate site.
  4. Click Systems > Event Monitoring > 1-Main > Devices.
  5. Click desired camera.
  6. Click Live Video icon.
  7. Video Control Center will launch, and live video will be displayed.

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NOTE: If incorrect information is entered into the Options section, you will not get video in Video Control Center. There is no error message saying that the connection information was incorrect.

NOTE: If multiple cameras are added to a zone, all cameras in that zone will appear in Video Control Center when you respond to an alarm.

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