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 Dominic Komarek, Eden Taitt, John Tran and 16 others
Hardware Installation and Maintenance

Will my AC41 receive enough power from my outlet?

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Written by Weston Reed
Updated over a week ago

Fire Alarm Control Panel

Properly integrate your locks with a fire alarm system
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Written by Eden Taitt
Updated over a week ago

Access Control Deployment Best Practices Guide

Ensure your access control install is successful
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Written by Weston Reed
Updated over a week ago

Special Applications for Access Control

Configuring an access controller for uses such as man trap and in-out badging
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Written by Will Minch
Updated over a week ago

External Power integration with the AC41 in EMEA

Instructions on a few options to use external devices to power Maglocks and crash bars in EMEA.
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Written by Madison Hind
Updated over a week ago

Supported Card Formats

What type of card formats does Verkada support?
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Written by Madison Hind
Updated over a week ago

AX11 Event Bridge

Bring door events with video analytics into Command while continuing to use your existing access control or alarm system
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Written by Jacob Dickson
Updated over a week ago

Mounting a Verkada AC41 Access Controller

Information on wall mounting the Verkada AC41
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Written by Will Minch
Updated over a week ago

Wiring a Door to an AC41 Cassette

Instructions on wiring a door to an Verkada AC41 cassette
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Written by Donald Fairweather
Updated over a week ago

Recommended Wires for the Verkada AC41 and AX11

Best practices for selecting wires for the Verkada access door controllers
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Written by Weston Reed
Updated this week

Battery backup for the Verkada AC41

Use a backup battery for redundant power on your Verkada AC41
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Written by Levi Williams
Updated over a week ago

Find an AC41's Serial Number and MAC Address

Finding the serial number and MAC address of an AC41
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Written by Aidan McPeake
Updated over a week ago

Badge Reader Support

Types of badge readers supported by Verkada's access control system
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Written by Aashrai Puthran
Updated over a week ago

AD Series Wireless Lock Set Up

Using wireless locks with your Verkada access controller
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Written by John Wilkie
Updated over a week ago
Configuration and Setup

AX11 Elevator Installation

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Written by Donald Fairweather
Updated over a week ago

Engage Series Wireless Lock Integration

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Written by Ashwini Iyer
Updated over a week ago

Removing a Card Reader

Card readers are automatically registered to a controller when first detected. If the reader is uninstalled, we can remove it from Command.
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Written by Dominic Komarek
Updated over a week ago

Bulk Image Uploading

Customers can bulk upload images with Verkada access control to quickly create profiles and badges for employees and users
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Written by Ashwini Iyer
Updated over a week ago

Commissioning Access Control Cards

Customers can quickly commission badges and ID cards with Verkada's bulk commissioning capabilities
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Written by Ashwini Iyer
Updated over a week ago

Roll Call Reports

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Written by Clark Merrick
Updated over a week ago

Assigning a User Access to a Door

Grant a user access to unlock a door
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Written by Clark Merrick
Updated over a week ago

Card + Code with access control

Require two-factor authentication to unlock a door
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Written by Will Minch
Updated over a week ago

Informacast Access Control Integration

Setup instructions for integrating Verkada Command with Singlewire Informacast to create a building lockdown scenario
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Written by Patrick McMahon
Updated over a week ago

Access Control Tailgating

Enabling and configuring tailgate detection
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Written by Aidan McPeake
Updated over a week ago

Bluetooth Unlock With Verkada Access Control

Verkada's Bluetooth unlock feature allows users to conveniently & securely unlock doors from their smartphones.
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Written by John Wilkie
Updated over a week ago

Access Control Badge Printing

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Written by Eden Taitt
Updated over a week ago

Moving Access Controllers between Sites

Steps to move an access controller from one access site to another
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Written by John Tran
Updated over a week ago

Site Access Admin

Describes the privileges of a Site Access Admin
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Written by Eden Taitt
Updated over a week ago

Moving Access Controllers out of the Default Access Site

How to move an access controller from the default access site to another site
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Written by Levi Williams
Updated over a week ago

Internal Push Button

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Written by Ashwini Iyer
Updated over a week ago

AX11 Configuration

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Written by John Tran
Updated over a week ago

Adding a Camera Live Feed to a Door

How to add a camera's live feed to an access controlled door
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Written by Eden Taitt
Updated over a week ago

What is the difference between OSDP and Wiegand?

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Written by Jacob Dickson
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 Will Minch
Updated over a week ago

Unlocking a Door from an External Intercom 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 Eden Taitt
Updated over a week ago

Mobile Unlock with GeoFencing

Prevent users from unlocking doors remotely with Mobile Unlock
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Written by John Tran
Updated over a week ago

Adding a Door to Access

Adding a door to your Verkada access control system
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Written by John Tran
Updated over a week ago

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 Weston Reed
Updated over a week ago

Emergency Lockdown

This article goes over how you can trigger an emergency lockdown event on your access controller
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Written by Madison Hind
Updated over a week ago

Verkada Pass App

This article will help guide you through the Verkada Pass app
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Written by John Wilkie
Updated over a week ago

Adding A User to the Verkada Access System

Instructions on adding access users to the Verkada access system
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Written by Will Minch
Updated over a week ago

Configuring a Door

Procedure for configuring a door in access control
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Written by Madison Hind
Updated over a week ago

Request to Exit

Enabling and configuring Request-to-Exit (REX) inputs for access control
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Written by Aidan McPeake
Updated over a week ago

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 Jacob Dickson
Updated over a week ago

Edit a User's Access Permissions

Setting user permissions for Verkada access control
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Written by Levi Williams
Updated over a week ago

Adding and Modifying Access Groups

Access groups are used to assign door access permissions to groups of users
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Written by Eden Taitt
Updated over a week ago

Promoting a user to Access Manager

Can't see the Access side of Command? Make sure you are an Access Manager
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Written by John Wilkie
Updated over a week ago

Promoting a User to Access Admin

Can't see the access side of Command or manage access users? Make sure you are an Access Admin
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Written by Will Minch
Updated over a week ago

Bulk Import and Export Access Control Users

Upload/download the CSV file to/from Command to quickly import/export user information in bulk
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Written by Jahnavi Mahetalia
Updated over a week ago

Suspending and Deleting Access Users

Deleting an access user from Command
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Written by Michael Maslakowski
Updated over a week ago

Viewing Access Control Doors

Instructions on viewing doors in the Verkada access system
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Written by Will Minch
Updated over a week ago

Door Schedules and Exceptions

Schedules and exceptions control when access to doors is allowed
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Written by Will 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 John Shultz
Updated over a week ago

Removing a Door from Verkada Access

Removing a door and its associated configuration from your Verkada access control system
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Written by Aashrai Puthran
Updated over a week ago

Viewing all Access Controllers within an Organization

Instructions on viewing all access controllers within an organization
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Written by John Tran
Updated over a week ago

Decommission or Factory Reset an Access Controller

Factory reset an access controller by deleting it from Command
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Written by John Shultz
Updated over a week ago

Access Control Reports

Reports allow you to easily view and export access control events
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Written by Clark Merrick
Updated over a week ago