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Affected Roles: Administrator
Related Digital Watchdog VMS Apps: DW Spectrum Desktop
Complexity: Low, Medium, High

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Date Created: 10/11/2019

Article Heading: What is Audio-as-an-Action?

Audio-as-an-Action is a feature of DW Spectrum that allows users to create a rule that plays sounds or warning voice file to a targeted device. This allows DW Spectrum operators to communicate using 2-way audio in a walkie-talkie like fashion with devices. 

How to use Audio-as-an-action

  • Navigate to the Main Menu then select System Administration.
  • Select Event Rules.
  • Click the Add button to create a new rule.
  • Configure your rule as you normally would for your targeted Event or Device.
  • In the Action column select Play Sound or Speak.
  • Select the targeted output devices, which will play the sound when the event triggered.
  • Choose your Interval of Action.
  • Choose if you want to play the sound on your client PC.
  • Select the sound file or you can add/manage your own sound effect files by click the Manage button.
  • Adjust the volume, and test the result.
  • Click Apply,and then OK to save the rules and event configuration.

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