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    Blue Iris vs other high priced recording software

    Thanks, I am incredibly pleased and impressed with what i can do with this software, i can imagine for serious security issues you HAVE to have backup. I think this is great. and soo inexpensive
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    Blue Iris vs other high priced recording software

    I am curious as to what these high priced systems do better than Blue Iris. I think he has done a great job on this software and I don't know why i would like a different one. My only guess would be the number of cameras and the processor power it needs.
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    Hikvision DS-2DE4220-A with patrol turned on

    Thanks, That is why i was concerned. I did send a support question to Hikvision and they responded with it has no effect on it. I was just hoping someone had some years of experience with these. additional cameras are the correct answer.
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    How the PATROL function on Hikvision PTZ works?

    if you are still looking
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    Hikvision DS-2DE4220-A with patrol turned on

    I have the Hikvision setup with 6 preset positions and then created a patrol which tells the camera to proceed to the presets at a specific speed and stay at each one for a specified time. This seems to be working great for now but I am concerned if this will dramatically reduce the life of...
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    BlueIris: Record to NAS issues

    Thank you for this it made my day
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    Second viewing station for under $50!

    Are there any updates on new Android sticks to we should be using if this is still a good way to add additional viewing TV's to a system
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    Lionvis 2.0 Megapixel PTZ IP Camera 10X Optical Zoom IP67 Waterproof Outdoor Day Night Vision Networ

    Amazon.com : Lionvis 2.0 Megapixel PTZ IP Camera 10X Optical Zoom IP67 Waterproof Outdoor Day Night Vision Network Full HD 1080P Speed Dome Security Camera : Camera & Photo This seems to be a pretty inexpensive 10x optical zoom. does anyone have any experience on these or know who makes...
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    wanting to watch two single cameras on tv/monitor without using computers

    brilliant thank you, do you thinkg an Frys» Tablets» Tablets» #8563519 Asus 7" ZenPad C 7 Intel Atom 1.2GHz 1GB RAM 16GB 2MP Camera IPS Tablet wold be powerful enough
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    wanting to watch two single cameras on tv/monitor without using computers

    I have 12 cameras at various locations around our warehouse and would like to setup a tv/monitor to view a couple different cameras in specific locations. ie in the sales office i would like to mount a tv on the wall to show the warehouse and in the receiving i would like a TV to show the...
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    setting up BI to get the actual time, not from the computer.

    i like to have both overlays because a couple of the cameras don't have overlays that i can access. i do have it set to d2d but i still get the time in the bottom right side. i can't find where i formatted that or even if i did.
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    setting up BI to get the actual time, not from the computer.

    The BI overlay, I can set the cameras up to access the internet to get the current time
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    setting up BI to get the actual time, not from the computer.

    I cant see where Blue Iris gets the time it uses for the camera
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    Use Blueiris Client for internal LAN viewing

    I have BI running in our company and we have one other computer used for viewing only, i have purchased a second copy of BI for that computer as a discount price of $30.00 this gives that computer complete control of everything but it doesn't allow access to the recordings on the main BI...
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    CPU temprature

    This is an intel NUC so the fan is small. it didn't seem to have any problems. i did watch it go up to 75C when it was working harder installing Symantec and running the scan. but it quickly came back down to the m id 50s and low 60s.
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    CPU temprature

    Any thoughts on CPU Temperatures. I am using an Intel I5-6260. I currently have 10 cameras 3 meg running 10fps. The cpu utilization is 50% and temperature is between 58-63 Celsius. it feels kindof warm but it isn't increasing in temp with time (as of now) been running for 4...
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    $99 Amcrest 1080p ProHD from Foscam

    We have approximately 12 of the 3mg pProHD and they are working very well and only minor problems. The motion detector is setup through BI and it works well. I have it sending texts to 3-4 employees when a truck makes a delivery and sets the motion off for 3 seconds. We do have 3 on the...
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    computer used for viewing only

    Thanks for the quick response. I have a computer i used for viewing and older i5 4250 and all the recording turned off. ut is did set the direct to disk and the frame rate to 10 fps if i went over 6 camera with this computer i would run at high 90s, but i was using this computer to un...
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    computer used for viewing only

    Hey guys, I am wanting to have a computer set up to view the 10-14 3 mg cameras. it will be on a managers desk and he will probably want to look at some camera at full screen for time to time. I looked at BP's program and i am not entirely excited about it as it froze up from time to time...
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    Quick question about camera Groups

    i could not find a way to highlight a group and remove it from a camera. i made one group up to see about it but now it is an opion in the BI viewer and show up with poor resolution. i would love to remove it be don't see how the fenderman directions let me. i oooked for a group are a where...
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    one camera has ghosting and removes people

    that the same with me, i have an amcrest ip4m and the HA seems to work with it. i didn't notice any benefits to running it though, my CPU usage didn't go down any. i am using an old intel nuc 4250 1.3 ghz and it can only take 5-6 cameras before it gets maxed out. even with recording...
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    using motion detectors to turn on lights

    Thanks, that is the product they suggested used in conjunction with their other products Hey Richard, Here is some info in regard to the alert system we chatted about earlier. You would start with the 2500 Driveway Alert Kit-...
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    using motion detectors to turn on lights

    WE have a long driveway into the back of our warehouse used for vendor to deliver product. The guys in the back who are inside the warehouse or are doing some othe task would like to know when a truck is backing down the driveway. Has anyone figured out how to turn on a blinking light or...
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    one camera has ghosting and removes people

    Thanks, I turned off the hardware acceleration and the ghosting went away on the live viewing. the replay of clips had ghosting bad. I have changed a couple cameras to save clips in 30 minute increments so i could email them is necessary and i could view them after they have been recorded
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    one camera has ghosting and removes people

    additionally i have the clips when triggered turned off as well, i am not sure if that did much but looking to save anything
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    one camera has ghosting and removes people

    i have already had the hardware acceleration on i changed the frame rates in both the Amcrest and Foscam Setup's and changed the preview rate to 10 FPS in BI >options > Cameras the recording is set to 5 FPS no one is using the remote internal viewing as of yet.
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    one camera has ghosting and removes people

    hardware acceleration already done i set the frame rates in both amcrest and foscam setups and the live preview rate to 10fps in BI options>camera currently the CPU is down to 66% this is without any remote internal viewing . mush better on the CPU Thank you so much. the 3meg...
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    one camera has ghosting and removes people

    ye i am using Direct to disk Intel(R) Core(TM) i5-4250U CPU @ 1.30GHz, 1901 Mhz, 2 Core(s), 4 Logical Processor(s)8 gb. 4meg amcrest ip4m-1025eb, 3meg amcrest ip3m-954eb Foscam FI8905E Foscam FI9826W Foscam FI9828W
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    one camera has ghosting and removes people

    i am hoping it is all due to version .15 i installed yesterday. my processor has been at nearly 100% since then. Task manager put it a little lower but is is way too high
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