This getting started document guide you to install NCheck Bio Attendance Server and Client on windows and perform the initial configuration of the attendance control system. You can follow below steps to install and configure the system.
Install NCheck Bio Attendance server and standard client on windows¶
Microsoft Windows 8 or higher operating system
1GB of disk space
4GB of RAM
One biometric capture device such as camera, fingerprint or iris scanner.
Download and install¶
NCheck Bio Attendance can be downloaded from product downloads section for 32bit and 64bit platforms.
Your windows user account should have administrative privileges to install NCheck Bio Attendance.
Run the installer package
Proceed with default options provided in each step.
Activate NCheck Bio Attendance license
After the successful installation, NCheck Bio Attendance installer will show the license activation window.
You can activate the trial for evaluation purpose. Trial activation requires permanent internet connectivity. See License activation for more details.
Starting NCheck Bio Attendance server
NCheck Bio Attendance server will start automatically and server icon will be displayed in the windows tray. If the server is running without any problem, the icon will be shown in green color.
Finish installation and launch NCheck Bio Attendance standard client.
Launch NCheck Bio Attendance control panel
In the tray application, right click on the NCheck Bio Attendance server icon and select
You can also launch control panel on a browser from server tray icon context menu or on browser with URL https://<server>:<port>. The default port is 8443.
In the login window, provide user name and password to log in to control panel. The default username is admin and password is admin.
NCheck Bio Attendance server interface will work with recent versions of Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome, Microsoft Edge, Opera and most common web browsers. It does not work with Internet Explorer browser.
NCheck Bio Attendance control panel, the user management section can be used to manage users.
Enroll user biometrics¶
User biometric is used to authenticate users in attendance recording.
Selected user details will be shown in the user detail area.
Select Biometrics button
User Biometric data dialog can be used to manage user biometric. It allows adding biometrics
Create user groups (Optional)¶
User group represents multiple users. To create the user group,
User group managementin the control panel.
Addbutton User group detail dialog is shown.
Editbutton Select users for the user group.
Register client application¶
The Client application is required to register with the server to perform attendance recording. To register a client application
Generate registration code
Go to user group management in control panel
Select a user group
It will show the device registration dialog for the user group.
See Register NCheck Bio Attendance Clients section for more details.
Register client application
Launch NCheck Bio Attendance standard client
It should show the device registration window.
Select On-premises option
Enter registration token
Search or enter server user in <server:<port> format. When the server is running in the same computer, it can use localhost:<port>. Default port number is 8443.
Connectbutton to register.
Successful registration, the client application is ready for attendance recording
NCheck Bio Attendance Lite for Windows, Android and IOS
Attach a camera compatible with the NCheck Bio Attendance as mentioned System requirements if it is not available.
Face to the camera directly and select the
capturebutton when the preview is available with the device.
NCheck Bio Attendance Standard for Windows and Android
Attach a compatible biometric device(face, fingerprint or iris) with the NCheck Bio Attendance as mentioned System requirements if it is not available with the device.
Let the NCheck Bio Attendance Standard client to capture the biometric after present employee biometric to the device.
View rrcorded attendances
Evenetlogmanagement to view all recorded events.