DKS Software – Windows Account Manager

Simple to use Software for Access Control with your Internet Connection

DKS Software – Windows Account Manager


DoorKing’s Remote Account Manager (RAM) Software is a powerful, flexible and easy to use. Manage access control in a variety of controlled access applications including apartment complexes, gated communities, condominium building’s, college resident halls, office buildings, factories, industrial sites, etc. Use this program with DKS models 1833, 1834, 1835 and 1837 Telephone Entry and Access Control Systems, and with the model 1838 Multi Door Card Access System.

Note: The Remote Account Manager Software V6.5 can be used with the following DKS systems; 1833, 1834, 1835, 1837 and1838. V6.5 can also be used to program these older versions – but only those with 40E Series circuit board; 1815, 1817, 1818.

IMPORTANT! Software Programming Support: DoorKing does not provide factory software programming support for systems that use a direct connection from the user’s PC to the entry system (e.g., modem to modem, RS-232).  Software programming support is available for these systems for a yearly subscription fee ($49.95).  See our Software Support Agreement.  Software programming support IS included with any DoorKing connection service (Cellular, VoIP, IM Server).


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✓ Operate with Windows 7, 8 and 10.
✓ Using our IM server option (subscription fees apply) eliminates the need of a modem, modem phone line, modem setup strings, modem software and more.  Subscription fee also includes software programming support.
✓Improved data backup, communication and session status indicator.




Register your DoorKing Account Manager software to receive update notifications and other benefits, and to enable Internet programming via the IM Server or the DKS Cellular service or purchase DKS Software Support.

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Technical Specifications


Version 6.5 provides an option to transfer the user database to the DKS Cloud programming service (available Fall 2020).
  • Messages – allows us to send notices of program updates (critical and non-critical), product updates and more!
  • User registration if using the DKS IM Server – All you need is an internet connection! Watch a video on how to register as a user and activate a system on our servers. CLICK HERE.
  • Using our server eliminates the need of a modem, modem phone line, modem setup strings, modem software and includes software programming support.
  • Activity button allows you to view data transfers in progress.
  • A History button provides all the data transfer history for your account.
  • Improved data backup, communication and session status indicator.



Communication / Programming Options
For programming only, there are several different methods that can be used to connect your programming PC to the DKS 1830 Series systems. CLICK HERE for a description of each of these connection options.
IMPORTANT! If you are planning on using the modem-to-modem (non-internet) method to connect your PC to the 1830 Series system, CLICK HERE and read this document that contains important information about the modems that will work correctly with these systems.  You should also be aware that direct connections from the user PC to the entry system does not include any factory software programming support, which would be available to you for a $49.95 yearly software programming support fee.
1830 Series Access Controllers can be connected for voice (were applicable) and programming by any of these methods:
  • Cellular 4G-LTE service (note 1)
  • VoIP (note 2)
  • POTS – Plain Old Telephone Service (note 3)


Note 1: Requires DK IMServer Cellular subscription.  4G-LTE service provided by AT&T where available.
Note 2: Requires 1830-185 (manual setup) or 1830-186 (automatic setup) TCP/IP Adapter.  1830-186 requires DK IMSERVER Client subscription.
Note 3: Programming via several methods.  Internet programming requires DK IMServer Modem subscription.
The Remote Account Manager software allows you to manage up to 9,999 DKS 1830 series systems from your PC. You can create new accounts, program security and permission levels, card and transmitter numbers, hold open time zones, holiday schedules, elevator control functions and more!
The DKS Remote Account Manager Software is available as a free download.
DKS gate operators, access control and management software – offering seamless integration with each other and providing you with the level of security and access control that your facility demands.
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Windows Account Manager

RAM software for 1833, 1834, 1835, 1837, 1838. Download the latest version of 6.5.a
This is just the standard Vista-and-up installer, as we’re no longer supporting XP.  It includes the new 6.5 PDF documentation.
You must back up and uninstall your existing version before installing version 6.5.

Remote Account Manager Software — Updating the Software

Software Manual

Software on MAC

Cloud & Desktop Account Manager Programming & Software | Brochure

User’s Manual V6.3.h

6.3 Training Bulletin Windows Vista or Windows 7

DKS Product Videos

DKS 32 Remote/Desktop Account Manager Tech Tip Videos (Playlist)
Registering Your Account and Hardware Videos (Playlist)
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