Assign administrator privileges to operators
Pearl-2 administrators can assign additional administrative-level privileges to operators from the Security menu in the Admin panel. The following table lists the available options and their associated privileges.
Options with additional operator privileges
Operator admin functions
Add, remove, and rename a channel
|Configure channel encoder settings|
Create and configure a custom layout for a channel
|Configure, remove, rename, and publish a stream for a channel|
|Configure channel metadata|
|Add, duplicate, configure, and delete recorders|
|Upload, download, and delete media files|
|Input configuration||Add and rename video and audio inputs|
|Network configuration||Configure network address|
|Configure 802.1x and manage CA certificates|
|Enable and disable DHCP Option 81|
|Configure Dynamic DNS (DDNS)|
|Configuration presets control1||Create, delete, and apply configuration presets|
|System configuration||Configure the video output settings|
|Enable CMS and register|
|Disable CMS or deregister|
|Configure CMS settings and default event parameters|
|Configure Automatic File Upload (AFU)|
|Select external USB drive behavior|
|Configure UPnP sharing|
|Configure the date and time preferences|
|Configure the serial port flow control|
|Enable/disable Epiphan Cloud feature for remote control and remote login|
|Video output configuration|
|Maintenance configuration||Upgrade firmware|
|Apply configuration presets2|
|Enable remote support|
|Reboot device (Admin panel)|
|Shutdown device (Admin panel)|
|Restore factory configuration|
|Configure the device name, location, and description|
|Perform disk check|
1Only configuration presets that don't include the System group are allowed.
2Allow operators to apply configuration presets that include the System group, as well as apply the factory default configuration preset.
Assign administrative privileges to operators using the Admin panel
- Login to the Admin panel as admin, see Connect to Admin panel.
- From the Configuration menu, select Security. The Security configuration page opens.
- Under Additional operator privileges, check options to assign those administrator privileges to operators, and then click Apply.