1. henry12034

    Hikvision metadata setting missing

    Hello, i have an Hikvision ds-2cd2346g2-i and i would need metadata access because i am working on an home automation project. The issue is that the "Metadata Settings" in the "Configuration" → "System" is completly missing,why is that? Image attached*
  2. Z

    Hikvision DS-KH9510-WTE1 firmware update

    Hi, Does anyone know the process to firmware flash one of these devices? I have tried TFTP server on and and nothing happens on load up. I have connected via JST 4 pin to see if I can force update by pressing Ctrl + U on startup, but on this device it says press any...
  3. K

    Hikvision NVR Jumper Reset?

    I lost the changed password for my Hikvision DS-7108NI-Q1/8P at least a year ago and just put it on a shelf. I'd like to reset the NVR to Factory but there's no reset button. I opened it up and I see a memory battery, and more than one set of unused connection pads e.g. jp4, etc. Does anyone...
  4. Patrick E.

    Setting up Hikvision camera for offline recording.

    I have been using several 8MP Hikvision ColorVu cameras to do biodiversity field research in the forests of the mountains of Western North Carolina. These cameras (DS-2CD2087G2-LU) are able to record beautiful color footage in very low light situations, which is exactly what I need to be able...
  5. M

    Hikvision NVR "network unreachable error".

    Model #- DS-7108NI-Q1/M Version- 4.71.007 Build- 220705 I was facing issues with hik-connect app. So I reset the NVR to factory defaults and now I my IP cameras are not visible on my display. They're visible in the online device list but as soon as I add them the green ticks turn to red giving...
  6. B

    Any downsides to adding an IP Camera to a Hikvision NVR?

    I want to add a few new cameras to my Hikvision NVR, but the wiring is problematic in a couple of cases. But if I go through the Attic I could run the Cat6 to my upstairs POE switch. I know I will use up a camera slot(s) on the NVR, but any other downsides, like bandwidth. I'm running a...
  7. H

    What is Learn-by-example mode on a Hikvision NVR?

    I have a DS-2CD2387G2P-LSU/SL camera and a DS-7616NXI-K2 NVR. Is there any benefit to enabling an option on my NVR's GUI or web interface called learn-by-example mode? I tried looking online but couldn't find much info on this other than Self-Learning Analytics As I was thinking of using the...
  8. N

    DS-2DE2204IW-DE3/W/XM with Chinese firmware issue

    I bought this specific model Mini Dome PTZ camera while visiting China. It has firmware version: V5.6.800 build 210628 I wonder is there a way to region hack this particular camera since hik-connect app won't allow me to add this camera due "language mismatch" It can be added with old...
  9. JaceKac

    hikvision sdap tool linux command line

    Hi, i often need to find hikvision devices via linux command line. What type of discovery service is sdap tool using to find it? no luck with nmap or avahi-browse. i dont need to use full sdap functions, i want only find ip address of hikvision devices in the network. is there any port of this...
  10. mrdan

    Help with Thermal Camera picking up forklift heat signatures

    Hey all, I have a thermal camera installed pointed at a paper pile in our warehouse. In this we have the thermal settings set to alert an email group about a potential fire. I'm currently having the issue of getting multiple false positives due to a front-end loader's exhaust expelling over...
  11. V

    Bricked DS-7604NXI-K1/4P, am I out of options?

    Hi, Recently I've bought a DS-7604NXI-K1/4P NVR from a authorized Hikvision reseller in the Netherlands. After setting up the smart events I've noticed some inconsistencies when events we're triggered. After trying to finetune some settings in the configuration I was still unhappy about the...
  12. rextherunt

    Microphone input wiring question and Bluetooth receiver for DS-2CD2147G2-SU

    Hi there I’m new here and I’d really appreciate some help. I have a audio enabled camera and I’d like some advice on wiring. I thought I would be able to make a female 3.5mm jack to plug my mic into the IP camera. It’s not a Hikvision mic, it’s a lapel mic with its own power. I also plan to...
  13. F

    Does the hikvision password reset tool still work

    Trying to reset the password on a NVR and a camera with SADP tool but was not having much luck with the online tool hikvision password reset tool and was not sure if I was using it wrong or if only works on older versions. Cam: software- 5.7.3 model- 2CD2743G2 NVR: software 4.31.102 model-...
  14. H

    Cannot find Human or Vehicle options for Hikvision DS-2DE3A404IW-DE

    I just got a Hikvision DS-2DE3A404IW-DE running firmware: V5.7.11 build 220905. And nowhere under motion detection, line crossing or intrusion detection I could find the option for human or vehicle detection. Is there a newer or previous firmware with the acusense features?
  15. L

    Recommendations for 4mp or 4K camera

    Hello I want a recommendstions for cameras Situation: house with carport I maka a example picture from the situation. The red one is a overvieuw camera but for behind of the house. Yellow one is to recognize and deterrence for a car thief. Greens is vieuw the front of house and have a look on...
  16. S

    What is the meaning of decoding capabilities.

    I'm planning to buy 16ch hikvision DS-7616NI-K2 NVR but got confused by this " Up to 2-ch@8 MP or 4-ch@4 MP or 8-ch@1080p decoding capacity ". It have 160 Mbps incoming bandwidth. Can it record 16 (Sixteen) IP cameras @ 4 M.P each in full resolution to HDD @ H.265 HEVC compression.
  17. orfaly800

    Changing IMEI for hikvision ax pro64 device

    Hello, friends, how are you? I have an alarm device from Hikvision(Axpro64), and I need a way to help me change the imei number on the device. Recently, I opened the cover of a device and noticed that there was an electronic piece of the sim card(Sim Com)"I will attach a picture of it" bearing...
  18. Artanis

    Camera brands/models that allows accessing video stream from browser (no plugins)

    Hello, guys! Long story short - for over 12+ years I have been using some prehistoric Vivotec brand IP camera at my apartment door, and the feature I was most satisfied with was the possibility to access the video stream directly via the URL link !http://user:pass@myip:port/video.mjpg. No...
  19. Q

    KH9510 video call freez

    Hi, Have any of you had a problem with the video call view freezing on the KH9510 ver. B? When I start a conversation straight from the panel, everything works fine. But when I call from the doorbell (in this case, KV8113), after a few seconds of the conversation, the picture freezes and there...
  20. Elias77

    Hikvision DS-7608NI-I2/8P Aussie Firmware

    I encountered an issue when I upgraded my DS-7608NI-I2/8P NVR to version V4.60.005_220927 from the Hikvision Australia site. Unfortunately, this upgrade ended up bricking my device. Although the NVR is an Australian version and previous versions on the website worked fine, Hikvision has removed...
  21. K

    NVR DS-7732NXI-I4 / S and remote DS-1200

    Hi, I got some issues with this combine 2 devices. When I put the NVR into the remote, the camera channels start from 33 not from 1... And I can't change that. When I export then import the file with the change, I lose the output setup. thanks in advance
  22. L

    DS-2CD2347G2-LU Error accessing camera virtual host to upgrade firmware

    I am trying to update the firmware on my Hikvison G2 Camera. I have successfully updated 3/4 which were the C models. However one wasn’t the C model and when i open up the virtual host. It gives me a blank white page: Access Error: 404 -- Not Found Can't locate document: /doc/page/login.asp...
  23. K

    Should I switch from BI to Dahua or Hikvsion NVR?

    I've been running Blue Iris since 2016, and currently have 7 no-name cameras covering my home interior and exterior running on an Intel(R) Core(TM) i7-4790 CPU with 6GB of RAM. I use the indoor cameras for pet/pet-sitter monitoring and the exterior ones for identification in case of trespassers...
  24. L

    New install need advice. Seeking photo recognition database - Hikvision NVR iDS-7716NXI-I4/16P/X available in US?

    Hello...I'm not sure if this is the right sub category to post this, but chose to post here since my question is NVR driven. I am outfitting a large estate home and planned to use a combination of the following cameras: 4 - Hikvision DS-2CD2387G2-LSU/SL - 4 mm 6 - Hikvision DS-2CD2387G2-LSU/SL...
  25. G

    ANNKE paired with HikVision camera system

    Hello, I am a new member here. I want to place a camera system in my house. It seems that 6-8 cameras can cover the area that I want. With some search I found some camera systems: 1.)ANNKE H800 with 8 4K cameras and an NVR (the cheapest) 2.)HikVision with NVR (ds-7608NI-M2/8P paired with 6...
  26. B

    need suggestion(s) to replace a dead dome camera outside.

    Our DS-2CD2712F-I dome camera died completely and I need to replace it. It needs to endure snow, rain and a constant southern exposure in Michigan and I know you don't recommend domes outside especially in that kind of environment. I included a couple of picture of what the old camera was...
  27. Mark_M

    TP-Link is innovating better than Hik/Dahua?

    As the name suggests, TP-Link is stepping up their game in terms of what their cameras are capable of. Their specifications do not compete with Hikvision and Dahua but the ideas are something I could see being mainstream in the future. Comment what you think. TP-Link are trying to become a new...
  28. A

    Cant do Upgrade via TFTP

    Hello good day! Im new here, id like to seek support for this matter. Thank you so much in advance. NVR mode: DS-7608NXI-I2/8P/S
  29. A

    IP address/URL for RTSP stream from Hikvision NVR and cameras

    I am trying to obtain RTSP streams from my Hikvision NVR for the four cameras that are connected to it. Current setup is as follows: Hikvision (DS-7604NI-E1) NVR has four HikVision cameras plugged into it. The HikVision cameras' IP addresses are in the 192.168.254.xxx range according to the...
  30. S

    WTS Lots (10+) Hikvision cameras and NVR

    I'm in the process of upgrading my Hikvision setup to Dahua and am selling off all my old stuff. I originally purchased everything from LTS Security, who was a vendor on this forum at the time (not sure if they still are or not), so all my cameras are USA versions and upgradeable via firmware. I...