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    Hikvision DS-2CD2432F-IW will not keep the correct date & time

    My Hikvision DS-2CD2432F-IW is stuck on the date 6/15/2019. Normally I let NTP keep the time up to date but when I noticed that the time was "stuck" I tried changing it manually as well as "Sync with computer time" and no matter what I do it will not change the device time. I have tried power...
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    Outdoor POE with PIR camera recommendations?

    Hi, Does anyone know of any outdoor POE cameras with built-in PIR triggering? I would like to use them with my Blue Iris setup (similar to how the DS-2CD2432F-IW PIR integrates with Blue Iris but outdoor). I currently have 6 DS-2CD2332-I cameras deployed outdoor, but I get so many false...
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    DS-2CD2432F-IW: Network disconnected and Abnormal shutdown problem

    Model: Hikvision DS-2CD2432F-IW Firmware version: 5.4.0 build 160530 If the camera does not see packets on the network for a while, 'Network disconnected' and 'Abnormal shutdown' occurs in log. So continuous recording is broken. And it cannot be connected from the web browser. i.e...
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    DS-2CD2442FWD-IW AMA

    Just picked up one of these 4MP cameras to replace my 3MP DS-2CD2432F-IWs. So far I’m pleased and low light performance is significantly better than the 3MP camera. I will likely get more of these. Feel free to ask me anything.
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    Help with port forwarding and DS-2CD2432F-IW

    Router: Netgear R7000 Camera: DS-2CD2432F-IW Camera connected directly to router on IP By typing in I'm able to get to the login screen, login, and use the camera. I forwarded port on my router using same internal/external start port of 5051 and TCP/UDP...
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    Disable on-camera alarm sound that goes off every time motion is detected?

    Greetings I am starting to set up my new install: Hikvision DS-7616NI-E2/8P NVR with a couple of DS-2CD2432F-IW cameras. So I started with connecting one camera to test the setup. All seems to work fine except that the camera triggers an alarm sound (on the camera itself) as soon as motion is...
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    DS-2CD2432F-IW no wifi?

    Recently purchased a 2CD2432 for use as a baby monitor but I've run into a snag - I am powering the camera with a spare PoE switch, but I want to utilize the wifi as connection. The camera works perfectly on the network over PoE but becomes "unreachable" when off the network. It has my wifi...
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    Help DS-2CD2432F-IW not accessible at all.

    HI, i have a DS-2CD2432F-IW V5.1.6-140612. The camera cannot be accessible at all, when plugged in, sadp doesn't find it and there is no ping at I've tried to connect with a dc power supply and poe, both ways nothing. When I try to upgrade the system firmware, the tftp server...
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    Hikvision DS-2CD2432F-IW locks up

    I recently bought 5 DS-2CD2432F-IW Firmware Version V5.2.5 build 141201 Encoding Version V5.0 build 140714 I was able to set the IP address, change them to WiFi and get them running, but i find that they randomly seem to lock up and I can not Ping or log into them. I have them going to a...
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    DS-2CD2432F-IW audio issue

    Hi, I just got a DS-2CD2432F-IW everything works fine but when I use "live View" there is no audio. on bottom left the speaker icon is disabled and cannot enable it. however when I click on the mic icon (two way audio) I can hear the audio. what can be the problem? I am on 5.2.5 firmware...
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    Hikvision DS-2CD2432F-IW sound issues iVMS-4500 app IOS and Android.

    Hi folks, I recently bought a Hikvision DS-2CD2432F-IW on aliexpress. I am having sound problems on the IVMS-4500 app for IOS and Android. I can't hear the camera audio unless i enable the microphone. The audio works fine on my web browser Chrome and IE, I have the choice to enable the...
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    Talk to Camera Function with Hikvision Cameras

    I have the Hikvision DS-2CD2432F-IW which has an internal microphone and speaker and from the hikvision software/camera website I can be remote and use the camera as an intercom system. Blue Iris seems to support this function through the desktop server software via the mic icon at the bottom...
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    Hikvision DS-2CD2432F-IW Arrived today

    Goodbye Foscam 8910w, welcome Hikvision DS-2CD2432F-IW with 2.8mm lens and wifi and sound. I'm getting 25 FPS 1920x1080p audio and video via Wifi... Already love this little camera. It Just works. NetworkCameraCritic Review Here The first three shots are from the Foscam 8910w, and the...
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    Hikvision DS-2CD2432F-IW Dissassembly

    I've been asked how to focus the DS-2CD2432F-IW and for those that have re-focused or changed lenses on Hikvision fixed lens cameras, you know it's glued in place, but that never stopped the determined. So I'll give you some pointers. First, this is the camera with the front dark plate off. I...