Access Control

Verkada's hybrid cloud access control system seamlessly integrates with Verkada's enterprise video surveillance for unparalleled insight into access events.

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Written by Daniel Murray, Ryan Malley, Casey Keller and 9 others
Configuration and Setup

Badge Types Supported

What types of badges are supported by Verkada Access Control?
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Written by Nima Emrani
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Adding a camera live feed to a door

How to add a cameras live feed to a door for Access control
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Written by Aaron Bishop
Updated over a week ago

What is the difference between OSDP and Wiegand?

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Written by Joel Kelley
Updated over a week ago

Manually Override a Door Schedule or Access Schedule

Temporarily modify a door schedule or disable access with a manual override
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Written by Morgan Harris
Updated over a week ago

Unlocking a Door from an external intercom, alarm panel, or button

Here we show you how to use an input to unlock a door with Verkada Access Control
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Written by Morgan Harris
Updated over a week ago

Mobile Unlock with GeoFencing

Prevent users from unlocking doors remotely with Mobile Unlock
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Written by Eden Taitt
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Emergency Lockdown

This article goes over how you can trigger an emergency lockdown event on your access controller
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Written by Daniel Murray
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Adding an Access Controller to Your Command Account

Step-by-step process for adding an Access Controller to Command
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Written by William Minch
Updated over a week ago

Adding a Door to Access

Adding a door to your Verkada Access system
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Written by Daniel Murray
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Configuring a Door

Procedure for configuring a door in access control
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Written by William Minch
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Adding Users to the Verkada Access System

Instructions on adding access users to the Verkada Access system
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Written by Tanner Vass
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Adding and Modifying Access Levels

Instructions on adding or modifying Access Levels in the Verkada Access System
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Written by Tanner Vass
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Request to Exit

Request to Exit (REX) is a sensor or trigger that causes a door to unlock for somebody leaving a secured area
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Written by John Lawrence
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Access Level Schedules and Exceptions

Schedules and Exceptions allow Access Levels to control when access to doors is allowed
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Written by Tanner Vass
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Adding and Modifying Access Groups

Instructions on adding, changing settings, and renaming an Access Group in the Verkada Access system
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Written by Tanner Vass
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Edit a User's Access Permissions

Setting user permissions for Access Control
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Written by William Minch
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Promoting a user to Access Manager

Assigning a user the Access Manager role
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Written by Tanner Vass
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Promoting a User to Access Admin

Assigning an existing user the Access Admin role
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Written by Tanner Vass
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Bulk Import Access Control Users

Upload a CSV to Command to quickly import or update users in bulk
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Written by Tanner Vass
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Removing Access Users

Deleting an Access User from Command
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Written by Tanner Vass
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Viewing Access Control Doors

Instructions on viewing Doors in the Verkada Access system
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Written by Tanner Vass
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Door Schedules and Exceptions

Schedules and Exceptions control when access to doors is allowed
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Written by William Minch
Updated over a week ago

Moving a Door between Access Controllers

Move Doors between controllers without losing configuration and history
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Written by Tanner Vass
Updated over a week ago

Removing a Door from Access

Removing a door and its associated configuration from your Verkada Access system
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Written by Tanner Vass
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Viewing all Access Controllers within an organization

Instructions on viewing all Access Controllers within an organization
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Written by Tanner Vass
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Decommission or Reset an Access Controller

Factory reset an Access Controller by deleting it from Command
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Access Control Reports

Reports allow you to easily view and export Access Control events
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Written by Tanner Vass
Updated over a week ago