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    Blue Iris help with installing new camera

    Hey Guys, I bought and downloaded BI on my laptop-there is a reason. I don’t have a desktop for the time being and I want to be able to take my laptop to a garage about 200 ft away. I bought IPC-HDW5231R-ZE cameras and would like to hook one up temporarily to a 2x4 and have the ability to move...
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    RJ45 plug recommendations for STP CAT 6 monoprice cable

    Thanks guys again :) I did contact monoprice and they suggested the same plugs that are metal and have a collar of sorts on them. Does anyone use or have used the metal plugs in the above video ?
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    RJ45 plug recommendations for STP CAT 6 monoprice cable

    Here’s this video link
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    RJ45 plug recommendations for STP CAT 6 monoprice cable

    I was reading that last night as well. I’ve seen a YouTube showing copper tape to secure the drain wire-didn’t know what that bare wire was called btw. And that the drain wire has to be terminated as well, are you familiar with this ?
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    RJ45 plug recommendations for STP CAT 6 monoprice cable

    I bought regular 8 prong cat 6 modular plugs and they will not fit in CAT 6 cable-550mhz STP solid, riser rated(cmr), 23 AWG. I would prefer pass through plugs.
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    Ipcamtalk modular crimpers HELP !!

    Does anyone know if there is a video or instructions on how to use these. Any help is greatly appreciated.
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    Really Confused Again about NVR

    Thanks guys. I’m going the blue iris route. Now to find a suitable desktop computer.
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    Decisions on which turret camera

    I thought they were. Good grief.
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    Decisions on which turret camera

    Hey guys, I’ve pretty much decided that I want turret cameras. I looking for 4 initially, must be dang near weather proof and be a great night camera. They will be in a very dark area. I’ve picked out 2, but think they are very similar. please let me know what you guys think and suggestions are...
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    Really Confused Again about NVR

    Ok, so after reading through the cliff notes and posts again I terribly confused. I thought I needed a nvr: However, do I only need a Poe switch connected to a computer that runs blue iris. Thanks for any help.
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    Wireless bridge for cameras

    Sorry if this isn’t the right place. I just bought a set of ubiquiti Nanostation loco m2. I am totally confused and need help on how can I use them for approximately 5 cameras. I have great LOS about 140 ft to an outlying building. All of this is mind blowing to say the least. Any help is...
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    Outdoor Ethernet cable, that’s also good for indoor as well

    Thanks Everyone for your comments. @ TonyR, I have seen those and read the wiki notes on them. And yes sir, we have some severe lightning storms here and that is one of my worries. I would like to pick your brain on this more if that’s ok.
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    Outdoor Ethernet cable, that’s also good for indoor as well

    Hey Guys, I wanting to know if this cable would be good overall. I am looking to run it in an existing house and also to a barn, about 75 ft away for 4 cameras. I am looking to do about 10-12 cameras when all is said and done.
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    Which ethernet cable would be best ?

    Thanks for your reply. I know enough to be dangerous, so any help is greatly appreciated.
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    Which ethernet cable would be best ?

    It would be mostly be ran indoors in an existing home. However, I plan on running 2-3 cameras about 200 ft to a freestanding garage. Any recommendations are greatly appreciated.
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    Which cable would be best ?

    Hey guys, thanks for the help so far. I been in contact with Andy with empire tech and plan to start my system in a couple months. In regards to Ethernet cable, are folks running cat 5 or 6 ? I want to run cat 6 but don’t know how difficult it will be in an older home. Here are some I’ve run...
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    Best place to buy cable

    i believe I want cat 6 for a new surveillance system, around 8 cameras. I do intend to run it around 200 ft or so outside. Mostly around the house but also to a stand alone garage. Any help is greatly appreciated.
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    Hello from Panama City Florida

    So, if the box units are insufficient. What do you guys recommend ? I am wanting an eight camera system. Two of the camera will be ran to another building at least 200 ft away.
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    Hello from Panama City Florida

    Hello Guys, I am looking for a surveillance system and thanks to you all, I’m totally lost. I thought a box unit like Lorex or Swann would do. That is until I found this website, which is a plethora of information. I have read the wiki and although very very informative is so confusing. Thanks...
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