Affected Roles: All Roles
Related Nx VMS Apps: Nx Server • Nx Client
What is the Nx Witness Server Web Admin Interface?
The Nx Server Web Admin browser-based interface for the Server application that allows System operators and administrators to view live or recorded video and manage Server & System settings.
The Nx Server Web Admin interface can be accessed by navigating to the IP address / URL of the server, followed by port 7001 and logging in with System credentials.
The Server Web Admin interface has 5 tabbed pages, accessible to operators depending on their user rights.
- For Developers
The Settings tab contains two views: Server and System.
The Server tab allows System Owners and Administrators to view and modify settings for a Server.
The port the Server uses to communicate on the network.
- Reset Server
Reverts Server to default settings
- Detach Server from System
Detaches a Server from its existing System
Allows remote restart of the Server application
- Change admin password
Allows reset of the System Owner password
The System tab allows System Owners and Administrators to view and modify settings for a System.
Allows renaming / modifying the System name
- Merge Systems
Initiates System Merge process
- Nx Cloud
Nx Cloud connection management (connect / disconnect)
- Traffic Encryption
Allows changing the encryption level for System traffic and video.
The View tab opens a browser-based client for viewing live/recorded video from a System.
Camera Panel (Left)
The Camera Panel in the web client allows operators to find and view live or recorded video from a System.
Camera View (after selecting a camera)
- Adaptive Video
Video streams will display in hi-res or lo-res depending on network speed. It can be manually changed. Depending on CPU trans-coding into additional resolutions is also possible.
- Camera Details
Provides details about a camera to assist developers during integration and testing.
- IP Address or URL
- Low stream
- High stream
- Link Settings
- Use Temporary Key
- Use Credentials
- Playing Position
The Settings tab contains three views - Health Monitoring, Storage, and Log.
- Health Monitoring
The Health Monitoring tab displays a real-time graph of Server health indicators for CPU, RAM, HDDs, and NIC performance.
The Storage tab shows all connected storage paths (HDDs, NAS) for the Server.
Contains System logs used in troubleshooting/support.
The For Developers tab contains tools for developers.
- Generic Events Generator
A tool to help integrators/developers create HTTP Generic Event calls.
- Server API
The Server API - includes an API Testing Tool, API Changelog, API Documentation, and Server Settings documentation.
- Camera Details Panel
A quick explanation of how to use Camera Details.
- Video Source Integration SDK
An SDK to integrate 3rd party video and I/O devices and 3rd party NVRs/DVRs.
- Storage SDK
An SDK that allows integration of non-standard 3rd party storage mediums.
The Help tab contains links to the Support Portal, the System Calculator, and Mobile Apps.