Imaging the R-Series Operator Station
Technician PC with:
Windows Vista or Windows Server 2008 or newer
A drive with at least 8GB free
USB flash drive with 16GB or larger capacity
Create Factory Recovery USB Stick
Download a USB stick image from Senstar to the Technician PC - the file will be a zip archive
Create or locate a temporary folder on the Technician PC on drive with at least 8GB of free space
Extract the zip archive to the temporary folder
Insert a USB flash drive
The USB drive will be formatted. All its contents will be lost.
as Administrator inside the temporary folder (or cd into the temporary folder)
Browse to the temporary folder in File Explorer
File > Open command prompt > Open command prompt as administrator
(where X is the drive letter of the USB drive)
This script may take a long time to complete as it will be writing a lot of data to the USB drive.
Eject the USB drive in File Explorer
Select the USB drive
Manage > Eject
Load Image onto R-Series NVR
Connect the R-Series operator station to a network with internet access - an internet connection is needed to obtain a license for the Kiosk app
Insert the USB drive into the R-Series operator station
Power-on the server
to for Boot Menu
Select the USB drive and press Enter
Wait for WinPE to boot and start running the Setup tool
The Setup tool will automatically prepare and image the system drives
After the Setup tool completes the system will shutdown
Remove the USB drive
Power-on the R-Series
Log into Windows as:
Wait while the system runs an initialization script and automatically reboots.
Shut down the sytem.