Recent content by whoslooking

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    "Hikvision and Dahua simply cannot be trusted"...?

    What rubbish, when you can decopile firmware and use real tools to analyse network traffic the people may start to listen to IPVM. Why do you think there is a CCTV shortage, Make American Great Again, China's responce make your own components then. As to having a camera commissioner in the...
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    CCTV layout software?

    Autocad still wins over these options, professional integrators don't mess around with silly tools or branded icons.
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    Hikvison IP cameras for sale

    Hi All I have a number of Camera for sale which are all new and boxed. These are. 5no DS-2CD2555FWD-IS 2.8mm 5mp 5no DS-2CD2165G0-I 2.8mm 6mp Black 5no DS-2CD2123G0-IU 2.8mm 2mp 4no DS-2CD2723G0-IZS 2.8-12mm 2mp 2no DS2-CD2T43G0-I5 4mm 4mp All Retail boxed all UK versions. If your interested...
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    I need for EN firmware for dvr Hikvision DS-7804N-F1

    What you can do is try older firmwares for a 7600 series NVR with the flag set. But as said above your NVR will still be Chinese with English text. But as your talking about a 4 channel NVR I wouldn't bother the English version is only £110
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    HikVision ds-2cd2t42wd-i5 Password And Username Lost - Can you help this beginner?

    Easiest way to recover them is to reflash the firmware to the camera this will clear them back to factory settings.
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    Cloud Storage with a HIKVISION NVR

    Remove your serial number from the image, posting it is something you don't want to do.
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    Are WD Purple HDs still the best upgrade option?

    WD purx are still the best HDD drivers for video data storage
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    DS-7608NI booting but no display or network activity

    Try disconnecting the HDD, and powering up the NVR. As they all share one power supply HDD faults can knock out the rest of the NVR.
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    Playback recorded video using RTSP

    It will only play the file which the time frame is part of, and form the start of the file.
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    DS-7204HQHI-F1/N Password Reset?

    Easy way is just to reflash the firmware to the DVR, that way you don't need to contact them.
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    Hikvision IR leds burnt out? Where to buy replacement parts?

    Hik don't sell spares parts, either desolder the led and replace them or replace the whole thing.
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    Ezviz camera help requested

    1st set it all up on your phone in the ezviz app or with internet explorer on the ezviz webpage. Ezviz studio is very limited, your better of using IVMS 4200.
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    Ring Alarm vs indoor cameras

    If you want a professional alarm system go with Texecom Premier Elite and add the smartcom. Ring alarm kits are at best basic, Pyronix wireless kit eat batteries. Honeywell Galaxy is now over 20yrs old and limited by design.
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    Pyronix alarm upgrade

    pyronix firmware is upgradeable but I would say don't, this is not an end user task.
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    Hikvision ip camera ds-2cd2020f-i rebooting all the time

    there is no downgrade for this model, but will happily run a Chinese firmware