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    General newbie question about NVR's for remote captures of Hikvision cameras before purchase

    I own 5 Hikvision cameras (soon to be expanded), 1 at each different property with different IP addresses and am looking for a way to view and store the data at home miles away. I'm totally new to NVR's and am trying to understand the technology. Could I ask for advise please on - 1 Each of the...
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    FTP storage for various types of IP cameras at different locations

    I have a number of IP cameras at different locations both for security and to monitor wildlife around the garden. The cameras are pretty basic like eg Foscam C1's and other generic makes but although most of them have SD card storage, I'd really like to be able to FTP to a central storage from...
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    Keep existing BNC cameras/cabling and install additional IP cameras with everything running off of Blue Iris?

    I've been doing some research into security cameras and it feels like a rabbit hole. Time consuming, but learning about all of this is kind of exciting. I realize that BNC is aging tech. I'm dealing with a large commercial building, so rewiring will be difficult for someone like me. This is not...
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    Viewing Camera outside of my network without portforwarding.

    Hello guys, I was wondering if there are cameras out there that don't need portforwarding to be seen outside of the network. I basically want to access my camera via the Browser from anywhere. The normal way would be to use portforwarding and then use RTSP stream to view my cam right? Is there...
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    Channel-zero problem

    Is there a way to make channel zero display the ip cameras (the cameras are connected to the dvr).
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    Newbie from WA Australia

    Hi All, I am looking at a ip cameras for my house, came across this forum. Have been reading threads on this forum. Excellent and helpful info. It seems Dahua Starlight Ip camera seems the way to go. Majority of the models mentioned are for US. I am looking for cameras with good night vision...
  7. Dane Seelen

    Hi There!

    Hi My name is Dane Seelen, been looking for a place to share and expand on IP Camera knowledge, I am a IT Security Professional and knowing more never hurts right?
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    Connecting an NVR online without a cable

    I'm looking to set up a Reolink RLC-410 to any compatible NVR. I can connect the POE cable from the camera to the NVR, but I won't be able to connect the NVR to the router via a cable. I am not too keen to use a wifi extender because it would probably reduce the connection speeds to the other...
  9. vanni93

    Why more than 2 users won't see live stream?

    I need to show 3 ip cam Hikvision over the LAN of my building. After many issues I finally found out how to do so, the problem is that if more than 2 users open the website of the 3 cameras, the last user that connects to the url won't see anything just 3 black boxes instead of 3 live streams...
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    Looking for opinions on NVR's

    I work with all commercial IP camera systems, and VMS, so I don't know much about the quality and features of equipment and software outside of my world. I currently use Blue Iris for my home system. My wife wants me to install a system in her business. I really like Blue Iris, and would...
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    ONWOTE 5mp cam rebrand info

    Hi, any one know who is the maker of this brand /cams. is it Hikvision ONWOTE 8MP CAM ONWOTE 5MP CAM
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    Amcrest Live View Browser Plugin Issue ...

    Hi, I have Amcrest IP2M-841W's ... I'm using Safari on a 2017 iMac 27" and this is what I see: I have followed the insructions and installed the Pulgin but 1. I can't see that its installed into the broswer, and 2. Installing it has made no difference at all. Amcrest Customer Service only...
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    NVMS Alternative?

    Good day all, Currently my team is using 5 physical TVT NVRs (with plans to acquire more, we have and are getting a LOT of cameras). In order for us to grant users access to cameras spanning across all those NVRs, we're currently using NVMS-1000 v. to basically collate all the...
  14. corvairbob

    connecting an wifi ipcam to a dvr

    ok i have a dvr that only has h.264 on it for any information. in the tiny cam app i use yale for camera brand and hd720 for camera model and doing that with regular plug in cameras i have 3 working. what i need is to get the wifi ip cameras that tiny cam sees to work on this dvr. so i set the...
  15. CAMM0

    No Signal Error 12002

    I have a problem where all of my cameras simultaneously go to no signal. I’ve ruled out my POE switch as I can still access all of my cameras individually outside of blue iris when it’s showing no signal. Only way to correct the issue is to reset the POE switch or restart my computer. I’m...
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    Extreme low light conditions

    Hello, I am currently working with iPolis SNZ-6320P. We work outdoors in changing locations (installing cameras per requirements for periods of 12-48 hours). I have two major problems with it: 1. I am not fully satisfied with its extreme low light conditions. (night with no lights) 2. usually...
  17. ermac

    Defog function

    Dahua cameras with defog capabilities have this function set off as the default. With cameras that support this feature, are there any known disadvantages / compromises should the defog be active?
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    IR Reflection

    Here are some pictures of cameras. any idea what to do? It is the Hikvision Kit: I7608N2TA. NVR and Camera Kits
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    File size on files on IP cam recordings?

    Have one Synology server and a pair of IP cameras. Reolink and Foscam IP camera starts when it comes motion before cameras. Why are all recorded files between 11mb to 25mb. Why are not the files bigger, in one file? Duration from 15sec to 1min. Why are they not in a file / size? How to get in...
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    IP poe cameras with cat 3 wire

    ok , here is the question. Rather than run another cat5e cable to my attic which will be a pain, i would lke to utilize an existing cat 3 cable. The camera is an older hcm-531 poe (802.3af) low res 640x480 ptz. The cable run is 150 feet. I thought I would just hook uo the 3 pairs into an RJ45...
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    ACTi camera starts flashing at night, but records fine during the day

    Hi everyone: Let me start off by saying that my knowledge of IP cameras is quite limited. So please bear with me. Let me explain what happened. At our facility we've recently installed this IP camera. After about 6 months in, I started noticing that the camera was cycling through bright and...
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    Adding an IP cam to DS-7204HUHI-K1/P

    Hello; Recently picked up the HikVision DS-7204HUHI-K1/P DVR, plan to remove older CVBS camera's and install HD-Turbo over the RG6/59 cables. I've read that this 4ch DVR is capable of actually linking up with 1 IP camera. Can you please clarify if its either 4CH HD-TURBO + 1 IP cam (total 5ch)...
  23. Jonel

    Hikvision Two NVR in one Camera

    Hello I have two Hikvission NVR one NVR has 20 ip cameras and one has only 4... NVR(20 cameras) - 1 tb almost full NVR(4 cameras) - 2 tb but the problem is that only one NVR(20 cameras) is in the main server which is used for surveillance.. My question is can I put my camera in the two NVR ...
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    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...
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    HIkvision works on SADP and not able to open any browser (‏Pictures)

    Hello sir I hope you help me, As title says I installed software and able to see on SADP, it wont open anything in browsers. I tried wither Chrome, Mozzila, IE , Opera and iVMS-4200 Client . HIKVISION DS-2CD2T42WD-I5 This is some pictures:
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    "wifi camera" - IP or not?

    Greetings. I'm looking at this "wifi camera" on ebay 4K Hidden WIFI Camera Spy Cam DIY Full HD 1080P Security Camera Motion Detector | eBay It is offered by many sellers - just put "4k DIY wifi camera" in the search form. The chipset is NOVATEK NT96660. I looked it up and can see that it comes...
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    Problems configuring stunnel

    I figured out how to configure stunnel to work with an IP camera, so I figured I'd share in the hopes it saves someone some time: [IP-Cam-Port-18555] accept = IP ADDRESS OF MACHINE:18555 connect = IP ADDRESS OF CAMERA:18555 cert = C:\Program Files\stunnel\config\stunnel.pem CAfile = C:\Program...
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    use hikvision indoor station as web cam?

    hello good ppl, ive got a [DS KH8301-WT - fw: 1.4.70 build 170222], when using the ivms mobile app, i can hear audio from the indoor station - is there a way to use the built in camera also? tia
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    Sricam sp012 motion detection on iphone app

    Hello everyone, i have some issue ,as my topic title says. I have a SRICAM SP012, it works well. I link my ip cam to my iphone application (sricam official application) , i activate push notification and motion detection and it works but around 30 minuts, because after some time i doesn't...
  30. Kibul

    Send motion alarm emails only when alarm input is on?

    Is is possible to set Hikvision IP cam to send motion alarm emails only when alarm input is on? My IP cam has alarm I/O. I would like to wire it to alarm system so the cam only sends motion trigerred emails when the system is armed. It sounds logically and simple, but i can see no option like...