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  1. Dramus liked giomania's post in the thread Review-OEM 4mp AI Cam IPC-T5442TM-AS Starlight+.

    Remember when I said you should have gone with “AndyCam”? [emoji41] Sent from my iPhone using Tapatalk Pro

    Jun 18, 2019 at 5:28 PM
  2. Dramus replied to the thread Review-OEM 4mp AI Cam IPC-T5442TM-AS Starlight+.

    Thank you, CCTVCam! I knew there was something bothering me about the 4mp vs. the 2mp images, but did not know how to put it into...

    Jun 17, 2019 at 10:29 AM
  3. Dramus replied to the thread Dahua Cameras reaching out to China..

    I wonder if they're checking for new firmware updates? OP: Is System -> Upgrade -> Auto-check for updates checked? I have that...

    Jun 16, 2019 at 1:43 PM
  4. Dramus liked Ssayer's post in the thread Critical flaws found in Amcrest security cameras - Amcrest Hid info for 18 months.

    Just in case you've missed it. If you install Network Time on your BI machine, your cams can use it (NTP) to get the correct time and...

    Jun 16, 2019 at 11:33 AM
  5. Dramus replied to the thread 5231 video settings.

    Is the CPU running at 80% a problem? Asking, because I really don't know.

    Jun 16, 2019 at 11:32 AM
  6. Dramus replied to the thread "Smart Codec" Yes or No?.

    DS218+, not "play." But, yeah: Strange.

    Jun 16, 2019 at 11:30 AM
  7. Dramus replied to the thread Noob looking for some wifi ip cameras.

    All other WiFi devices were accounted-for and, most telling, it only happens when that camera is turned on. Pretty damning...

    Jun 16, 2019 at 11:27 AM
  8. Dramus replied to the thread Noob looking for some wifi ip cameras.

    As with the other issue: We're going to have to agree to disagree on this one.

    Jun 15, 2019 at 4:27 PM
  9. Dramus replied to the thread Review-Dahua Starlight IPC-HDW5231R-ZE 800 meter capable ePOE.

    Answer: It depends ;) Here's a camera I have that is less-than-ideally situated. It's a compromise that serves two purposes. You can...

    Jun 15, 2019 at 4:14 PM
  10. Dramus replied to the thread Noob looking for some wifi ip cameras.

    @mat200, with all due respect, and I mean that sincerely: That makes no sense. All technological solutions assume a proper...

    Jun 15, 2019 at 3:57 PM
  11. Dramus replied to the thread Noob looking for some wifi ip cameras.

    That's what I did for a while. I don't know the Reolink product line. I'd be disinclined to go with them, anyway. (See below.) But...

    Jun 15, 2019 at 3:37 PM
  12. Dramus replied to the thread Am I hacked? Silly me.

    And by "not exposed to hacking" one suspects he meant "not (directly) exposed to the Internet." Anything that's exposed to the Internet...

    Jun 15, 2019 at 12:25 PM
  13. Dramus replied to the thread "Smart Codec" Yes or No?.

    DSM 6.2.2-24922, SS 8.2.4-5847, DP 5.7.4-2774 I had an SS update a couple days ago. I don't know what SS and DP versions I had before...

    Jun 15, 2019 at 11:37 AM
  14. Dramus replied to the thread "Smart Codec" Yes or No?.

    Nope and nope. Under Edit Camera -> Device Settings -> Advanced there is Codec Optimization -> Customize keyframe interval (frame), but...

    Jun 15, 2019 at 10:04 AM
  15. Dramus replied to the thread "Smart Codec" Yes or No?.

    Yeah, the original text contained a typo I corrected as soon as I noticed it. Nowhere in any of the Syno SS configuration have I found...

    Jun 14, 2019 at 5:53 PM