Using access control card and chip reader

Using access control card and chip reader

Functions and other information about NHH's access control card and chip readers.


07.00 – 17.00, Monday – Friday:

  • Hold your access card/chip against the reader for 3 seconds


  • Type your personal code, and then use your card/chip.

For resetting of your personal code: Contact the Service Centre during their opening hours Monday to Friday 08.00 - 15.45 

If the card reader does not respond, your card / chip is defect. Contact the Service Centre.


  • A green light means the door is open.
  • A red light means you do not have access to the door.
  • A flashing blue light is normal during reading of the card / chip.

The cards /chips are automatically updated when using this type of readers.

In case of a lost card / chip, contact the Service Centre for a new one. The old one will automatically be deleted.

Salto access card reader.  Illustration
Salto Access Card Reader. Illustration