1. D

    How do I send my 10.x.x.x camera videos to the cloud over my 192.x.x.x home network?

    I have just enough knowledge to get by here, but I’m clearly lacking some understanding. Need some help. I have a Dahua system with 8 cams all in the 10.x.x.x range networked separately from my home, which uses the 192.x.x.x address range. All the cams go into a Dahua NVR which in turn has a...
  2. hval007

    Failed to find network host **HELP**

    Hi Folks, Recently, my dahua NVR is displaying errors almost on a daily basis with "Failed to find network host" (see attached pic) Model of Dahua PoE NVR - DHI-NVR5216/32-16P-4KS2E and it has a few different models of dahua cameras attached - all purchased from Andy and have been working fine...
  3. K

    IPC-HFW5241E-Z12E lost settings?

    Hi! I've placed IPC-HFW5241E-Z12E from @EMPIRETECANDY for some test with LPR. Capture distance is around 30m so it's not zoomed in all the way in. I've set up day and night profiles and used built in day/night switch: Night pictures are fine but I think those could be even better: Day...
  4. U

    Need help with VTO2202f-p Dahua video intercom

    Hi guys, I have bought the vto2202f-p Dahua intercom. I have initialized and configured it by connecting it directly to the computer. I have also set the SIP and IP adress to be compatible with my LAN network (192.168.0.x). It works fine. However, after I connected the vto2202f-p to the switch...
  5. LowVtgKings

    Dahua motorised cameras go ghost after couple days

    I have 6 dahua motorised 6mp cameras in my shop and they are connected to a poe switch with furthest camera being 20m away. For the past month I’ve had issues with the cameras going ghost mode and disappearing from the device list all at once. On the PoE switch both data and power lights are on...
  6. M

    Dahua IVS Schedule doesn't work

    We have setup a dahua camera (IPC-HDW3849H-AS-PV) were we have an IVS that alarms with lights if someone go into the area, but we dont want it on 24/7 so we changed the schedule on the IVS to be on between 21:00 to 06:00, but it dosen't seem to work because it still sends alarm when it should...
  7. M

    Receive video call from VTO1220 or VTO6210

    Hello, Could you please help me ? How to communicate with "VTO1220A and VTO6210"? I will use them with raspberry pi and flutter (android) application. for VTO6210 I need to receive a door bill ring, answer it, talk a video call for VTO1220 I need to receive a call by room number, answer it...
  8. J

    Using Dahua Tioc Wizsense with NVR4208-8P-4KS2/L

    Hi guys, I have a couple of setups currently with dahua nvrs and cameras bought from aliexpress (were bought and fitted by an installer) They are currently connected to 6 4mp dahua cameras. Ive had a break in at each place and each time has been through the rear roof of the property. And...
  9. N

    DAHUA TiOC IVS misses human intrusions

    Hi, I have a little problem with the Dahua TiOC cameras (5Mp, bullet and turret). Well, while fully aware of the fact that the general recommended height is above 3m I choose to mount mines at about 6m height. I know, I know... The reason for this choice is that my priority was that the flash...
  10. 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...
  11. EyeOfSauron

    False alerts with IVS on new camera

    I currently have 2 5442 cameras deployed with Dahua's IVS rules. One is a varifocal turrent, the other a 6mm fixed lens. The 6mm fixed lens is triggering constantly, I assume due to reflections and/or shadows. This is strange, as I have not had issues with the other camera. I assume this is due...
  12. R

    VTO2000A + VTH1560BW - video issues when calling VTO->VTH, opposite direction is ok

    Hi all, I have following setup: Outside: VTO2000A - firmware V4.300 (new one with SIP) Inside: VTH1560BW - firmware V4.300 (new one with SIP) Wired with CAT6 and CAT5 cable. After firmware upgrade I performed factory reset on both. Both see each other in terms of configuration, no apparent...
  13. EyeOfSauron

    6mm lens for driveway - too agressive?

    I ended up going with 6mm lens 5442's to cover my drive (currently one installed, more to come). This was done for aesthetic reasons, as box the PFA139 junction box and the turret itself are significantly smaller than the varifocal counterparts. I was actually shocked at how much nicer that...
  14. looney2ns

    Dahua/Empiretech SMD 3.0 firmware for 5442 series of cameras with Smart IR fix. SMD 3.0

    Warning Remember, only update firmware if you feel it may fix an ongoing issue with your cam. There is always the risk of bricking the camera. Update firmware at your own risk. Best Practices 1-Reboot cam 2-Reset to factory defaults 3-Update firmware 4-Reset to factory defaults once again 5-Set...
  15. S

    Dahua Switch PoE all leds shining

    Hey, can you give some advice. My dahua switch poe with 8 ports last night out of work. When i tried to find out what happened. I saw that all ports led indicators (pawer and link) shining when turn on switch, without connecting any ip cameras. Can anybody help me with this?
  16. D

    IVS barely functioning

    I just got a new setup. At the moment I only have 2 cameras and I've set them up inside to familiarize myself with them til my cat5 shows up so I can install them permanently. I have the N52B2P2 NVR with a N45EM63 4MP night color and a N42BJ62 4MP. The N42BJ62 is IVS enabled, and aside from the...
  17. 0570

    Bought a used Dahua NVR4108 - Cannot PW reset the camera's

    Hello! tl;dr - unable to password-reset any of my IP camera's! I thought it'd be a good idea to get a reputable brand camera system for my store, but it being a start-up and wanting to keep costs low I can't afford a new system. I came across a Dahua IP camera system that included 5 IP...
  18. P

    Quality IP Cameras

    Hello, I have been using Reolink cameras for a while now but from time to time they tend to go out of focuse, offline and just stop working. Are these a good quality camera or should I invest in another brand? I have been hearing alot about Hikvision, dahua, and amcrest. Can anyone please...
  19. AveryFreeman

    Does Dahua NVR make the phone app work any better?

    Hey, I'm just curious if anyone who has the Dahua NVR has noticed if having an NVR gives the phone app better functionality/new features vs using it directly with cameras? Specifically - I've noticed Hikvision IVMS-4500 and Milestone phone apps both have multiple live feeds when you first open...
  20. AveryFreeman

    How can I get better definition at further range when camera is next to porch light?

    Hey, I have this IPC-HFW1831C-PIR mini-bullet. It's a nice little camera, I like its features as a front-door cam. But the picture at night really sucks for any distance further than the porch. A lot of that I think is because it's next to the porch light. The porch shows up well, but...
  21. T

    Another new build thread: Need help with locations/cams

    Hi all, Long time lurker. Finally made an account. I am building a 2 story home and would like to install some perimeter cams. I was thinking of using a synology box (like DVA3221) to record low frame rate streams, and upon person detection (using its AI), record high frame rate streams for...
  22. besimsokoli

    My Dahua Ip Villa outdoor station dont recognize

    Hi there, i have a problem, I connect Dahua to dc power and also my Ip Villa with ethernet cable to my laptop, then i change ipv4 to because my range is 192.168.178..., than when i go to a browser, i cant access to my Dahua ip villa outdoor station, its only loading, where is the...
  23. Buttan Butt

    Choosing Dahua firmware from a list of firmwares with no further explanation

    Hi guys.... Sometimes you will find yourself having to choose between different things in life. That can be a challenge but even harder if you don't know what each option means. Would you like to have "lkjh" or a "kjhlkjuy" ??! Today I was just looking for a new firmware for my...
  24. Ceezyro

    door lock problem

    So i have the VTO3211D-P2 and the VTH2421FB-P and somehow i can't unlock the door from the vth but i can unlock it with my phone with easyviewer pro. Any solutions? in the unlock logs i get the card unlock fail.
  25. Buttan Butt

    Some Dahua Camera settings don't persist after reboot

    Hi there! I post this information here in case someone else is experiencing the same problem. Who knows, with a little bit of luck maybe someone can suggest a solution. I prefer to set encoding for both the main strean AND the substream to H.265 and and I want to have the Iframe interval set to...
  26. stavros54cy

    Dahua VTO/VTH group call issue

    I am having an issue with Dahua doorbell in VTO and dual VTH setup. It was already set up and working, until I decided I wanted to upgrade to the latest firmware, because I was bored ( I know, upgrading something with no reason while it is working, it is asking for trouble, and I got trouble)...
  27. ilya77

    IPC-HDW4631C-A and DHI-NVR4216-I

    Hi, i have a DHI-NVR4216-I with latest fw V4.001.0000000.3.202210 How can I check that a hacked Chinese IPC-HDW4631C-A (2.460.GP01.16.R, Build Date: 2017-09-04 ) camera will work with my recorder correctly or with failures? I have one this cam installed on our office and work with Synology, i'm...
  28. 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.
  29. S

    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...
  30. VivekSharma

    Issue related Dahua Get Stream By Http URL

    I am trying to access dahua cam feed from two different camera from Browser. But it asks User Id and password everytime when I hit a dahua URL. How to solve this issue..?? I just want toh get the stream by providing only one time user id and password for dahua camera.. Can someone please tell me...