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Manage hardware

When you purchase Kisi, your reseller or Kisi Support is assigning the necessary hardware to your place(s). Once in Kisi, you can configure reader permissions. Also, you can set up cameras and wireless contact sensors at your place(s).

Configure reader permissions

  1. Sign in to Kisi
  2. Navigate to Places and select the place you want to adjust the reader for
  3. Navigate to Hardware in the left-hand menu and select the Readers tab
  4. Click on the reader you want to configure
  5. Scroll down to Permissions and adjust them to fit your needs:
  • Card Unlock: If enabled, the reader will support unlocks with card.
  • BLE Beacon: If enabled, the reader will support unlocks with BLE enabled devices.
  • Phone tap to unlock, BLE: If enabled, the reader will support Tap to Unlock with iOS devices.
  • NFC Beacon: If enabled, the reader will support unlocks with NFC enabled devices.
  • Phone tap to unlock, NFC: If enabled, the reader will support Tap to Unlock with Android devices.
  • Two-Factor Authentication: If enabled, users will be required to unlock their phones when tapping this Kisi Reader.

Add wireless sensors

  1. Sign in to Kisi
  2. Navigate to Places and select the place you want to add the wireless sensor for
  3. Navigate to Hardware in the left-hand menu and select the Wireless Sensors tab
  4. Click on Add Sensor
  5. Enter the Token, give it a name, and assign it to a reader
  6. Enable it and click Add

Import cameras

To import cameras to your place, first you need to set up an integration with your camera provider. Read our step-by-step integration guides for Cisco Meraki and Rhombus Systems cameras.