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Online access control & video management software

Paxton10 web-based user interface

Our next generation Paxton10 software supports remote access from anywhere, at any time, from any device. It is intuitive, simple to use and easy to learn.

Paxton10 software is free of charge, with zero license fees, making it a cost-effective solution ideal for a range of sites. Offering access control and video management features for advanced surveillance and flexible management of access and people movement around your site.

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Why do I need it?

Paxton10 is a futureproofed, online access control and video management solution. Accessible from any device with an internet connection, Paxton10 software makes it easy to manage and monitor the security of your site. Scalable up to 100 sites on a single system with up to 1,000 doors, 1,000 cameras and 50,000 users.

The software has a range of intelligent features making it easy to tailor your security system to your specific needs. Manage building security and video surveillance with your own customised dashboards, run event reports, view live and recorded video, and create and manage users all in one place.

Our Paxton10 software is optimised for use on PCs and tablets, with the free Paxton Connect app providing easy and flexible site management from your smartphone (available on iOS or Android).

Software features

Online user-interface Administer your system with a simple to use interface in a web-browser without having to install additional software
Video management View live and archived footage with a powerful built in video management system
Multi-site Create a system spanning multiple sites and/or subnets, for control and management from a single remote user interface
Remote access Log into your system from a web-browser anywhere in the world with an internet connection
Free mobile app Administer your system on mobile devices with the free Paxton Connect app that can be used off site
Bluetooth® smart credentials* Use your smartphone or smartwatch in place of traditional tokens with the free Paxton Key app
Customisable dashboards Customise your view of Paxton10, create widgets and build your own dashboard, combining video, site plans, events and building controls
Software permissions Fully customisable software permissions allow you to give tailored access to particular areas of the software, reports, dashboards or users
Building permissions Create effective landlord/tenant scenarios with customisable building permissions and folder structures, with access only for specific user
Reporting & events Choose from pre-defined reports or build your own, allowing you to choose the precise event types you want to view for your site
Control device function Use the software to control devices on your system; for example, open a door
Site plans Import your own images for a visual representation of your site, to monitor access, control devices or view video simply and easily
Custom rules Easily create rules based on system events, including controlling other doors, devices or arm/disarm the intruder alarm
Custom days Create a time period in the software for special events and occasions, such as school open days, or extended opening hours
Anti-passback Prevent a user from passing their token back to a second person to gain entry into the same controlled area
Roll call & muster reporting Create reports listing all users currently within a specified area. In the event of an emergency this helps to confirm all users have evacuated safely

*From 30th November 2022 only Paxton Key v2 will be available for Paxton10 users. The Paxton Key v1 app has been discontinued from this date.

See the software release notes to find out what’s new in the latest version of Paxton10, or in an earlier version running on your site.

Enhanced User Experience

Paxton10 v4.3

Paxton10 v4.3 is the latest software update to the system combining all the improvements, bug fixes and feature enhancements included in all the service releases since v4.2, in one update.

See the full release notes for Paxton10 v4.3

Previous release notes:

Paxton10 v4.2


Multi-Site & Multi-Subnet

New in Paxton10 v4

Manage multiple sites on one system with the latest software update for Paxton10.

Using Paxton10 Cloud Services your system can span buildings, cities, countries and continents with no complicated setup or physical network required.

  • One server – license free, cost effective solution to manage multiple sites from a single platform
  • 100 sites – expand your system on a global scale
  • Up to 1000 doors & 1000 cameras – scalable access and video management
  • Up to 50,000 users – your system can grow with your needs



Improved Bluetooth® Smart Credentials

New in Paxton10 v3.3

The Paxton Key app now allows access through doors with your smartwatch or smartphone, it even works without ever taking your smartphone out of your bag or pocket! The free Bluetooth® smart credentials are easy to issue and use, and allow you to open any Paxton10 door using the Paxton Key app.

Available for iOS and Android phones, as well as Apple Watches and Wear OS devices, the Paxton Key app offers ultimate convenience and ease of use.


Paxton10 Tutorial Videos

We have created an extensive video resource to help you get the most out of your Paxton10 system. There are a number of videos available, including:

  • Paxton10 system overview
  • Software introduction
  • System administration and management


Watch the tutorial videos


Are you a Paxton10 installer? We have a range of installation videos available on the Paxton Portal. If you have forgotten your login, please contact our Support team.