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  1. ermac

    Packet loss, jittery image at times

    Hi, I notice on the live feed from my DH-SD49225T PTZ that it can be a bit jittery on large scenes with fast moving objects. Seems to be less so when the camera is zoomed in on a smaller area. Recorded playback seems to be smooth and so does live view on mobile devices. The DH-SD49225T IP PTZ...
  2. H

    Hello from DC suburbs

    hello all .. I am a newbie when I come to home security. I am building a new house and running wires through the walls to have everything wired. Cat6 solid utp is what the vendor provides. I am trying to figure out where all to put drops for the video cameras around the house and what cameras to...
  3. R

    Cat5 vs Cat5e

    Hi All, I just purchased a new POE 8CH Amcrest system with 4mp bullets. While ordering, they said they were sending Cat 5e cables. But, now that I'm installing them, I see that they only sent Cat 5 cables. Is there a big difference in video quality on the lower quality cables? Should I wait...
  4. Chris Rogers

    Looking for suggestions

    Hello everyone. I am looking to get an IP Camera for my home to be mounted outside. I live in Canada so it has to be cold resistant. I'd prefer PT but if the angle is wide enough stationary is fine. I have access to a plug which is feet away, so I'll use a powerline ethernet adapter for the...
  5. I

    Suggestions on ethernet cable

    Hi all, Long time lurker making his first post here. I have ordered four Dahua cameras from Andy. Dahua Starlight IPC-HDW5231R-ZE 800 meter capable ePOE Dahua Starlight IPC-HDW5231R-ZE 800 meter capable ePOE So my question is: What kind of ethernet cable should I run around my house...
  6. Chris O'Grady

    Need to replace female ethernet port on Dahua IP15A Camera

    Had an issue where our outdoor cameras ethernet port was sitting in water. The inside was all corroded. We thought 'no problem' we'll just cut it and attach a new end. We were unaware that there are only 6 wires and none of the colors match? We contacted Dahua and we are 17 days out of warranty...
  7. N

    POE Switch -- Solid Cat 6 - Patch Panel - Stranded Cat 6 - Camera?

    Hello, Need a little help with cables. I need several 50-75 foot runs that will all be in the same general area. I am not too thrilled about putting plugs on my solid cat6 (have about 500ft available) so I was thinking of running solid cat 6 from the POE switch to a patch panel near the cameras...
  8. sygad1

    Hik DS-2CD2032F-I replace RJ45 socket

    Hi All, Water got inside the RJ45 socket and it fried the connections, I removed the outer casing so I could get a better view of the damage, it seems it has completely melted 2 of my connections Anyone know what wires go to what pins? As you can see, i've got 2 blown connections, I can...
  9. M

    Newbie looking for some help

    Hi All, I've just signed up in the hope of receiving some help from you all. I have been hovering around here for quite a while so i have seen the knowledge that most of you bring. Now before i explain my issue, let me first start by saying that i was looking for a fairly basic and cost...
  10. A

    How to get the frames sent to the IP camera by a parallel USB listener?

    I want to coordinate the activity of a servomotor with the displacements of a camera. Therefore would like to listen to the Pelco-D frames sent by Ethernet to the camera by my USB port thanks to the USB-to-RS48 converter. Yet, for the moment, when I send a command by the local server (by...
  11. L

    Recommendations for pulling CAT6e wires in an existing home.. DIY or hire someone?

    I have two 1000' rolls of CAT6e cable that I purchased online and I am looking to get this CAT6e to all of my rooms and living areas in my home for both an IP camera (somewhere near the ceiling) as well as a box at normal floor level for other devices. So, this would be 2 cable runs leading to...
  12. S

    Hi from Sugar Land, TX

    Hi I have been browsing the forum for a while now, and decided to join b/c I have some questions. I have a basic understanding of networking (set up my own home wifi, guest wifi, and port forwarding for the DLinks 930 + 932 that I have). I want to take the next step and move to a true security...
  13. N

    DS-2CD2532F Pinout or color of Ethernet wires required

    Hello I did not secure the Ethernet port of DS-2532F and during rain - water seeped into it. Seems there was spark, and my PoE switch shutdown the power(Its a Nortel switch). Unfortunately, the pins of the socket got consumed in the park. The camera powers up(12V) but doesnot respond to...
  14. S

    Sound on Hikvision camera

    Hi I am not far off buying my first Hikvision POE camera. The model I would like is DS-2CD2632F-IS. I see the from photos of this camera for sale, there are 3 leads that come out it. One is obviously for the ethernet cable. However I would like to know what the other 2 are for? I guess one is...
  15. Halflife390

    Wired Recording Of IP Cameras

    Ok so I am planning on making a setup of IP cameras that I wish to record. I am going to have 8 IP cameras but I am going to record them using Ethernet cables directly plugged in rather then using the internet. I am wondering how I can record these as obviously my computer does not have 8...
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