How do I set time and date in SightLogix devices (NTP)?

It is necessary to use NTP to set proper time and date. Please use an open source NTP server (do not use Windows time or SNTP). 

To set NTP on your device:

  • Use the Networking page in SightMontor or WebConfig to to set the NTP IP address. 
  • Be sure the correct time zone is selected in device settings.

Note: it is necessary to reboot the device in order to synchronize to NTP.

Here are examples of cost-effective open source GPS, satellite-based NTP servers: