Course description:

In this eLearning course, you’ll learn how to configure user roles with AXIS Optimizer. You’ll learn how to connect AXIS Device Manager Extend to your Axis devices and how to easily perform crucial device maintenance tasks at scale. You’ll also learn how to import design projects using AXIS Site Designer. 

Practical information:

Format: Online
Length: 20 minutes
Price: Free of charge

Course outline:

1. Introduction
An introduction to how this eLearning will take the participant through the system administrator’s tasks when configuring user roles and managing Axis devices.

2. Role settings and device management

  • Configure role settings to control user privileges. 
  • Install the site controller to make it possible for AXIS Device Manager Extend to communicate with local devices in a Milestone system.
  • Claim the site controller and synchronize devices to be able to manage Axis devices in the Milestone system via AXIS Device Manager Extend.
  • Use AXIS Device Manager Extend to configure devices and perform maintenance tasks on multiple devices and sites from a single user interface.
  • Use AXIS Site Designer to import system design projects including settings and configurations into Milestone XProtect.

3. Quiz

Take a quiz with questions based on the modules above.

Course objectives:

After completing the course, participants should:

be familiar with:

  • how system administrators can configure which AXIS Optimizer features an operator in Smart Client has access to


  • how to use AXIS Device Manager Extend to remotely manage all connected Axis devices in a Milestone XProtect system and the advantages this provides
  • how to import AXIS Site Designer projects including all settings and configurations into Milestone XProtect 

Who should attend:

For professionals in the network video surveillance industry using Milestone XProtect.


To get the most out of the training, you need to have experience setting up system integrations in Milestone XProtect.

Take the course!

Register and start your learning, all you need is a MyAxis account.