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Enabling 2-Way Audio, Line Crossing, and Area Detection on Hanwha Intercoms

To enable 2-Way Audio, Line Crossing and Area Detection on the Hanwha intercom, you must access the Hanwha intercom either directly through the intercom IP address or through your recorder and intercom setup.

NOTE: These instructions are for the TID-600R Intercom.

NOTE: The Hanwha intercom button does not send any data to OpenEye Web Services at this time. See the recommended analytic setup below.

NOTE: These instructions are provided as a courtesy but refer to the user interface on a third-party product and may not be up to date.

NOTE: Enabling analytic events for this device requires Apex Server Software version 2.6.

How to Access the Intercom on the Recorder

The intercom will be recognized as a camera and appear in the camera list on the recorder.

  1. Click Setup (Gear Icon). clipboard_e42c73e33cb1ca77feb3c2c1180c37adc.png
  2. Under General Configuration, navigate to the Cameras menu.
  3. Select a camera by clicking on it.
  4. Click the Live / Recording tab.
  5. Click Connect Directly to Camera.

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Enable 2-Way Audio

Audio must be enabled on both the intercom and recorder devices.

Enable Audio on the Hanwha Intercom
  1. Click  Hanwha Gear Icon.png and go to Basic > Video Profile and check to Enable for Audio In.

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  1. Click ApplyHanwha Apply button.png
Enable Audio on the Recorder
  1. Click Setup Options Gear.png > General Configuration > Cameras and click on the Hanwha Intercom in the Camera List.
  2. Click on the Audio tab.

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  1. Select Record and Enable 2-Way Audio.
  2. Click Apply.
Enable Line Crossing, Area Detection, and Audio Detection
Enable Line Crossing on the Hanwha Intercom  
  1. Click  Hanwha Gear Icon.png and go to Analytics > IVA.
  2. Check Enable IVA.
  3. In the Virtual line tab, create a line (or lines) and set from which direction a crossed line will trigger or if it will trigger when crossed from both directions.

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  1. Click ApplyHanwha Apply button.png
Enable Area Detection on the Hanwha Intercom
  1. Click  Hanwha Gear Icon.png and go to Analytics > IVA.
  2. Check Enable IVA.
  3. In the Virtual area tab, create an area (or areas) and set how the area will trigger: after a set time for Intrusion duration, if the area is entered, or if the area is exited (or a combination of the above).

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  1. Click ApplyHanwha Apply button.png
Best Practices
  • You can delete a line or area by right-clicking it.
  • You can click on the line to add another point, and you can click the minus to remove a point.

Enable Audio Detection on the Hanwha Intercom
  1. Click  Hanwha Gear Icon.png and go to Analytics > Audio Detection and check to Enable audio detection.
  2. Set the threshold for Level of detection.

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  1. Click ApplyHanwha Apply button.png
Enable Analytics on the Recorder
  1. Click Setup Options Gear.png > General Configuration > Cameras and click on the Hanwha Intercom in the Camera List.
  2. Click on the Analytics tab.
  3. Check Enable Analytics.

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  1. Click Apply.
Create an Analytic Alert Rule

After enabling analytics on both the intercom and recorder devices, create an analytic rule in OpenEye Web Services (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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Analytic Alert Rule Definition
  1. In Alerts > Alert Rules, click on the newly created Analytic Alert Rule. 
  2. In Rule Definition, choose either Audio or Video for Event Group.
  3. Select the Event Type from the dropdown.

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  1. Click Save.

For more on configuring a rule, see Analytic Rules.

Enabling Sensors and Relays for the Hanwha Intercom

To generate events, make sure that the recorder sensors and relays are enabled for the Hanwha Intercom:

  1. Click Setup Options Gear.png > General Configuration > Sensor / Relay. 
  2. Check on the TID-600R in the Sensors and Relays tabs.

NOTE: Both Sensors and Relays for the TID-600R (1/2 and 2/2) need to be checked.

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