Viewing G64 or G64x video files in the Genetec™ Video Player

2019-10-22Last updated

You can use the Genetec™ Video Player to view G64 or G64x video files that have been download onto your local machine, or in situations where G64 or G64x files have been shared with you.

Before you begin

  • Ensure that you have the Genetec™ Video Player installed on the machine that you want to use to view G64 or G64x video files.
  • Ensure that you have downloaded the G64 or G64x video files that you want to view.

What you should know

To download a file, you must have the View and download permission level for that file. After a file is downloaded, no user activity on the file is tracked outside of the system.


  1. Start the Genetec™ Video Player on your local machine.
    For example, double-click the Genetec Video Player.exe in C:\Program Files (x86)\Genetec\GenetecVideoPlayer
  2. Drag and drop a g64 or G64x video file onto the Genetec™ Video Player window.
  3. When a video file is dragged onto the player, the video starts playing automatically.
    1. Use the toolbar to control the video playback.
    2. Click More () to Toggle digital zoom, Toggle full view, or Copy snapshot to clipboard.
    3. Use the timeline to access bookmarks or a specific point in the video playback.