1. M

    Pimp or upgrade hikvision DVR/NVR?

    Is there any experience in adding more RAM or a faster CPU to an hikvision DVR/NVR?
  2. F

    Has my Hikvision ip camera been hacked?

    Hello all! Posting a screencap of what appears in my Hikvision camera in BlueIris. Static ip address in my home network is using Port 8095. This Hikvision camera is part of my BlueIris outdoor perimeter DIY 24/7 surveillance system which I am running on a Lenovo TinyPC with...
  3. bugmenot

    Connecting Hikvision DS-KB8113-IME1(B) / (DS -KB8112-IM) to electric strike

    Hello, Before I start wiring it up, just want to be sure I understand it correctly. I have DS-KB8113-IME1(B) powered by POE (with Poe++ switch). I have symmetrical electric strike (works with AC 12V 530mA or DC 12V 660mA, there is no set (+) and (-) on it, you can wire how you want). To my...
  4. V

    Swann NVR 16-8580 bricked while updating firmware

    I had pushed a firmware update from homesafeview app on my cellphone ad next thing I see is NVR is stuck on Swann logo. Tried all troubleshooting I can but no go. Tried to connect NVR with Hikvision TFTP and using IP as and no, it doesnt work. Cant even connect camera with TFTP...
  5. T

    RTSP permission denied - DS-7208HGHI-K1

    Hi, after reading many posts and forums about how to get an RTSP video signal with DS-7208HGHI-K1, it seems like Hik-Connect Video Encryption is the main issue. My devices and settings: DVR Model: DS-7208HGHI-K1 Firmware: V4.30.203 build 210616 I have 6 cameras I have the Hik-Connect Android...
  6. A

    IP camera for indoors with mic

    Hi I am looking for an indoor camera with a mic Purpose is to watch if my kids are playing nice while I am working in my office ( at home ) and evidence of who hit who etc ( living the dream dad life here ) Can you live listen also? (not essential but nice to have) Anyway I actually have a...
  7. U

    HikVision DS-7616NI-K2 POE to 2nd POE switch support

    Has anyone tried, or had success connecting Ethernet cable from the NVR's POE switch to an extenal POE Switch AND got multiple IP Cameras to come online? I can get one camera to connect, but any cameras beyond that do not. I'm assuming that this is because each NVR POE port can only connect 1...
  8. H

    Hikvision Doorbell (DS-KV6113-WPE1(C))

    Hi everyone! We were looking for a doorbell with the camera, speaker/mic, and the ability to open gate from our phone. With advice from this group, we bought a Hikvision. However, we are unsure how to install it. Has anyone installed one of these? What do we need to power the doorbell? At...
  9. C

    Hikvision camera HTTPS

    I have a set of small Hikvision cameras like DS-2CD2443G0-IW. I wanted to transfer them from HTTP to HTTPS with my own certificates, own self-signed CA. I have wasted like a day trying with no success. I have found some information on the internet, like: Uploadable file should be in PEM format...
  10. H

    iVMS-4200 - NAS Setup

    Good day! I am currently trying to configure a Windows 10 server as NAS Storage for our HikVision DS-7616NI-E2/16P . I've added a Network Share NVR1 , and it is accessible from the Network. In iVMS-4200, I've added --> Server IP and File Path \NVR1 under Storage, NAS. In General...
  11. 2

    Hikvision 2df8c842ixs-aelw t5

    Hello! New member here! :) I have used hikvision for many years now without any issues. Have one de5425iw. And now on the latest ids-2cd7a46g0 and a 2df8c842ixs-aelw(t5) and with some questions about this camera! i bought it, mount it and firmware was updated to v5.7.3 H8 version. and it was...
  12. A

    7608NXI-I2/8P/S Vs 7608NI-M2/8P

    I'm putting together the configuration for my setup and need some advice on which NVR to go with my new Hybrid Colorvu 8mp Turrets. I am getting 4 of the DS-2CD2387G2H-LIU hybrid Colorvu turrets and was recommended the 7608NI-M2/8P for those cameras but I really like the Acusense AI features...
  13. EasyTermite

    Unable to Reset Passwords on ECI-T24F2 (kit) Hikvision Cameras

    Dear Forum Community, I am reaching out in a time of need for our church. We're struggling with a technical issue involving six ECI-T24F2 Hikvision cameras that are crucial to our building's security. Our limited budget as a religious organization means we cannot afford professional services or...
  14. nomee

    Hikvison NVR 256 Channel: Model DS-96256NI

    i have HIKVISION DS-96256NI-I24/H NVR when i access a NVR in Chrome browser with admin login and allow a specific camera Remote live view permission to user settings not save but when i try physical on NVR its fine save and permission allow to user whats is the issue onyone help me please
  15. C

    Which VTO & VTH will be better with Dahua camera HDW5442 ?

    Hello everyone I have 2 dahua cameras (HDW5442TM-AS-LED) that I will install soon. So I did a long search about a good VTO & VTH that will perform well, and have the ability to show my cameras feed in the VTH. In future I will install a server to run BI or something else, but it is VTH only for...
  16. tigerschul

    Need help with firmware for NVR32p8-8 off brand Hikvision NVR

    I have an off brand Hikvision. The model is an NVR32p8-8. I’m trying to see if there is a more up to do date firmware version. If there is one how do I find it and update the NVR
  17. soyalk

    ivms 4200ca

    hello i want to setup time attendance in ivms 4200 ac .i want to know if i can do it with ivms 4200 ac or i need third party app here is the senario i have list of 200 members each one is allowed for three hours in week but he have to respect these fixed three hour if he selected monday from 08...
  18. A

    Best 4k Colour Night Vision Turret Camera

    Hi, new member here I'm pretty new to the world of CCTV and would like some with help picking out my first POE CCTV setup. When I first started researching CCTV cameras (specifically 4/8mp Poe cams), I inevitably stumbled across Reolink. I spent the next few weeks watching comparison videos...
  19. Z

    Hikvision Portal - Firmware been removed?

    Hi, Anyone knows whats up with the hikvision firmware portal? All the files have been removed and replaced with 3 tools, SADP, Batch Config and MVA. link is here https://www.hikvisioneurope.com/uk/portal/ before you could individually download the firmware for your device type. Hope this is...
  20. K

    Hikvision modify firmware - white light duration

    Hello every one, I have DS-2CD2387G2P-LSU/SL and DS-2CD2387G2-LSU/SL around the house. I need help with white light duration, right now I can only set from 1-60 seconds. I would like to to change the 60 second max to either 5-30 minutes. could someone please help me edit digicap.dav file...
  21. L

    Ezviz h8c 2K+ main stream not working on Hikvision NVR?

    I have Ezviz h8c 2K+ camera with latest firmware. Its working perfectly fine on Ezviz Studio/App and shows video in full resolution. I was able to add it easily to Hikvision 7616 nvr and its shows sub-stream on NVR as well. However, when I view camera in full-screen, then it goes blank. I've...
  22. H

    Hikvision NVR can not be unbound to Hikconnect app.

    I bough a 16 channel NVR system used. Model number DS-7716NI-14/16P . I installed the last firmware upgrade to it. I am the administrator of it, an it is online. Have full access within it. But previous owner does not own the phone number associated with the Hikconnect phone app account for...
  23. elvinsiau

    How to get filtered event

    Hello sir miss, i want to ask something i trying to test my attendance device of hikvision. here is the spec: Model: DS-K1T341AMF I want to get event which show the list of event that have a check in and check out event here is the sample response: { "AcsEvent": { "searchID": "1"...
  24. M

    $190 Budget advice. Wide angle, very dark.

    Hi folks, Looking for some advice/opinions on a camera for a wide driveway out in the country (very dark). Looking to avoid colour night vision (the light is jarring when there's no street lights at all), so prefer IR (ideally > 100ft). It's a relatively long/wide driveway. Previously had a...
  25. LoneEdge

    DS-2CD2386G2-ISU/SL - Poe wiring diagram?

    Hello all, I have a DS-2CD2386G2-ISU/SL which is in overall good contion and hasn't had much use but some of the pins on the POE connector was bent I tried to fixed them but no luck. I have seen on Youtube about repiaring a camera by cutting off the POE connector on the camera and soldering...
  26. B

    Hikvision Cameras and Lorex NVR Issues

    I have some Hikvision DS-2CD2543G0-IS cameras and a Lorex N883A6B-Z NVR (all brand new). I can't get them to connect to each other. I understand the proper way to connect these is via the ONVIF protocol, but I still have been unable to get that to work. All devices have the most current...
  27. K

    DS-7604NI-K1/4P Not starting

    Good evening, I purchased a new DS-7604NI-K1/4P, installed a WD20PURX hard drive, went to start it up, but it doesn’t do much - the Green power light comes on, the internal red light is on (not sure if thats good or bad tbh) There is no lan activity/link light in the back or front, none of the...
  28. This_name_is_unchangable

    Hikvision nvr questions about NAS, redunancy recording ...

    Greetings, I have NVR ( DS-7608NXI-I2/8P/S(C) ) at the office, but HDD (WD Purple 10TB PRO) is so loud, so im thinking to buy a Synology NAS which will be located in another room with this disk attached. Can this NVR work with NAS storage EXACTLY THE SAME as if disk would be SATA connected ...
  29. SANAMI25

    Need ds-7608ni-i2/8p bin file

    hi i need bios bin file for ds-7608ni-i2/8p if somebody has it please send me
  30. L

    Notification Not working. Configure Smarts events in Camera or NVR?

    It's been few months and we're not getting any notifications from Smart Events i.e. intrusion detection etc. Curious, is it because we're supposed to configure the Smart Events in NVR vs Cameras? For example, we have a AcuSense camera setup to detect human and then flash light. I walked in...