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    Dahua API command to activate/deactivate TiOC illuminator

    Hi there I am looking for the API http command to activate or deactivate the TiOC cams illuminator. My goal will be to switch it off and switch to b&w vision when we are at home, and switch the light on and switch to full color vision when we are away. Thanks bye :v:
  2. A

    Automatically setup NVR

    I was thinking of this idea. to set up a NVR automatically. Let's say 1. Motion to all camera if not set - 2. Sending NTP server Info Including DST 3. Setting Email Server 4. Get info on Storage. 5. Set time format. 6. Point is whatever we can add lets add to the API All this should be done...
  3. piotreksl

    Dahua download video with timestamps

    I have huge problems with http://<server>/cgi-bin/loadfile.cgi endpoint whatever i try to type here i get error 400 bad request. Can you tell me how u manage it to work, or give me example of your requests. I can add that other functions of api calls are working properly. Just this generates...
  4. M

    Hikvision DVR API

    I want to be able to control the on screen display on a Hikvision DVR DS-7204HQI-K1 via IP commands (e.g. going from multi camera view to a single camera, nothing fancy). I've tried various approaches and can't seem to figure it out. I know it can be done on most Hikvision NVRs using...
  5. R

    HELP: API Call To Reset People Counting Records

    Hi, Is there an API call that can reset People Counting records? Number of people, exit, enter etc. I found this API call in the documentation - http://<server>/cgi-bin/videoStatServer.cgi?action=clearSectionStat But it doesn't seem to be working. Any help would be very much appreciated.
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    Unable to establish connection with Dahua controller

    Hello, I'm a developer, I work on a project to make my own acess control system with Dahua products (I work with ASC1204b-s controller) However, I cannot connect to the controller with the HTTP Protocol (Basic and Digest authentication) using the API. Instead of sending back an error code (like...
  7. P

    Disabling IVS rules on Dahua NVR

    So I've got my system with Dahua NVR and multiple Dahua POE cameras working pretty well but I still am trying to be able to enable and disable having an IVS rule trigger an alarm or an email via the http API. I've searched a number of the latest Dahua http API documents and still can't find an...
  8. O

    Secure Transmission of Snapshots to Web API

    I've been looking everywhere for info on cameras that can do the following: Take a snapshot either regularly or triggered by an event; Send the snapshot securely to a specific Web API (i.e. to https://myAPI.com/snapshot). All I'm finding is cameras that: Send through FTP (some rare cameras...
  9. mememex2

    HikVision with LPNR, captures file metadata, work with API

    Hello. First of all - I am experienced (and shy) developer in part of working with HikVision cameras and NVRs via their REST API. But then again, it's poorly documented and may have breaking changes without any notice. They hide their documentation like it's some government secret. Well, like...
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    Toggle Auto Tracking via http

    Does anyone know how to toggle a Smart Plan on or off via a simple http command? The Dahua API documentation is super old and I can't find any reference to it. Specifically, I want to be able to toggle Auto Tracking on or off with a SD50225U. edit for anyone who sees this in the future: First I...
  11. nandomaciel

    HIKVision ISAPI

    Hello, I would like to know how to obtain ANPR images. I'm using a HIKVision DS-2CD7026G0/P-API camera and I'm getting the information via API with URI /ISAPI/Event/notification/ httpHosts. The big problem is that I am receiving the image in binary format and I cannot change it. Do you know if...
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    API-HTTP Command for remote import of configuration to DAHUA NVR/IPC

    Hi, I need to change IVS configuration on my NVR often. And I want to do it from my smartphone. I can change configuration by many-many HTTP commands for each IVS rule and channel, but it is not so convinient. I wonder if there is HTTP command to DAHUA IPC/NVR to automatically import...
  13. T

    Dahua XVR, HCVR - remotely format toll/script/command

    Dear Colleagues, I wonder if there is any way to perform remotely hdd format on Dahua’s XVR, HCVR recorders? I know that I’m able now to do it by SmartPSS or by WEB platform but maybe there is a way to make script, code etc, to do it easier for my way? Maybe sone of you had similiar case? Any...
  14. pasquale.ambrosio

    API Nvr get list of connected cameras

    Dear All, I'm using Dahua http API to know: - the list of cameras conenected to the NVR - start date of recording of single channels For the moment I'dont find any method can help me. Somebody can help me? Thanks in advance
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    Get P2P qr code via Dahua API

    Anyone know if you can grab the qr code for p2p via the Dahua http api? I looked at a couple versions and I don't see it. Anyone know a way to grab this qr code programmatically?
  16. K

    Dahua HTTP API - User Access

    Hello, I am trying to disable a specific users remote viewing privileges at a certain time of day. In the API pdf I don't see anything about how to remove access to certain cameras. Any ideas? Thanks!
  17. chris_19

    Dahua API and Relative Camera Movement

    According to the Dahua API spec 1.67, the following should cause the camera to pan relatively 100* http://xxx.xxx.xxx.xxx/cgi-bin/ptz.cgi?action=start&code=Relatively&channel=0&arg1=100&arg2=0&arg3=0&Arg4=0 However, it results in: Error Bad Request! A little digging shows a JS method named...
  18. MrSman

    Hikvision IP Camera - REST API?

    Hi guys, I'm interested on buy a Hikvision IP Camera (Dual-Lens People Counting Camera) but first I want to know if it is able to connect to the camera using a RESTful API. I have a Java Application an is important to methe posibility of get Camera data directly from my Application. Is there...
  19. aeroith

    Playing audio file from HikVision DS-2CD4B26FWD-IZ(S) to external speaker

    Hi all, I am planning to buy the HikVision DS-2CD4B26FWD-IZ(S). My aim is to connect the camera to an external speaker and process the camera stream and play an audio file when a specific object is detected. Do you know if it is possible to play a sound from this camera programmatically...
  20. KellyCx1

    Battery powered cams & API

    Hello. Does anyone know of any cameras that are powered by a battery? I need a camera that would work to record guests entering into events at check in. The reason I asked the API question: It would be great if I could use an API to link a timestamp from when the user checked in to the time...
  21. Kript

    Would love some advice

    Hey all, I'm so glad that there is a whole community of informed individuals like yourselves. I'm working on a project where I will need to take regular snapshots in an indoor parking lot, and am not sure what camera to use, or even what type of cameras exist for such an application. I will...
  22. Thomen

    Camera Models - Control PTZ via web api

    Hi im looking to write a web app to control ptz on a public facing website in a queue kind of setup where people can control the live streams ptz of a camera I was wondering if anyone had done something similar and what make/model cameras have good APIs that could expose the ptz options only...
  23. M

    Which IP Cam for my Project?

    Hello, I've searched a lot for IP Cams with an API/SDK, but I'm not sure which camera fit's best for my project. AXIS? Instar? Vivotek? LevelOne? Other? I would be very thankful, if someone can recommend a camera for my requirements. I'm very unsure... Requirements: Good WEB SDK/API to...
  24. ozzywadd

    Automate the recording of manual tasks for quality control

    Hi All, I need to design a system where I can record hundreds of manual tasks in a fixed location each day for quality control. I already have a system that can create the request for the recordings to start and stop and it's important that when I start a recording I can pass the camera at...
  25. ozzywadd

    Hi All, Advice would be much appreciated!

    In short... I have a need for a camera system that will allow me to programmatically tell the camera to start recording, stop and save to file to be referenced in the future if needed. This is to record every instance of a manual task for quality assurance. Ideally, this would work with some...
  26. eporedieis

    Live VideoMotion API from Dahua NVR

    Hello to all, I'm new on this forum. I've a Dahua NVR and I want to control from Home Assistant VideoMotion from each cameras. I seen that you all are using cameras connected to the router to obtain this information, but I found an API that's perfect for the use from HA or any other distro...
  27. DirkJensen

    Image Overlay - Dahua Cam IPC-HFW81230E-Z

    Hi, does anyone know if it is possible to have other dimensions or formats of the image file that is uploaded into the camera for the image overlay? the 128x128 pixels with max. 16 KByte Size and a 256 color bmp format is so incredible poor ... the other question is, if it is possible to...
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    Disable Interior Cameras When Home

    I have a few cameras inside the house, but I'd like to disable or pause the recording when either my wife or I am home. Is there some way I can do this? I have a SmartThings controller, which knows whether we are present or not based on our phone's locations and I also have an alarm system...
  29. Bard

    Is there an API to control BlueIris?

    Hi, I'm new to BI and I'm just running the demo, still a couple of days left. I was wondering if there is any way to control BI using RestAPI or something like that. Specifically I want to change the active profiles based on a Bluetooth sensor, so that the alerts gets activated if my smartphone...
  30. S

    Dahua NetAlarm HTTP API - How to trigger it?

    Does anyone know how to trigger NetAlarm via the HTTP API on a Dahua NVR? I found version 1.67 of the API documentation but it doesn't address NetAlarm. Background - I am trying to trip my NVR alarms from Z-Wave (SmartThings) door, window and motion sensors. I am hoping to configure...
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