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    AI based alerts and Smartthings integration

    Hello members, I want to introduce my new mobile app that adds AI based object detection to your existing cameras. It's called aiwatch and available as an android app https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.aiwatch. All processing runs locally on the device, so no cloud or privacy...
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    How to access Dahua NVR using gDMSS over VPN

    Hi All, I have recently installed a Dahua NVR with two IP cameras. I configured a OpenVPN server and a client on the phone. VPN Client connects with the server, but when i use gDMSS app on the phone it doesnt show anything. In the firewall on the router i have configured to block all the ports...
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    Dahua NVR5216-8p-4KS2 Keeps Rebooting

    Hello All, After a remote firmware update the Dahua NVR keeps constantly rebooting after 40-60 seconds. Probably a bad internet connection was the problem. But I really want to know how to fix this.... Via TFTP we can login into the NVR, but while flashing the new firmware the NVR reboots...
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    NVR and Untangle setting help

    Hi, I have my NVR(nic1) and cameras on 172.17.2.x and my local my LAN (untangle) is on 192.168.2.x I have assigned the second nic on the NVR as DHCP and it is now on 192.168.2.x Do I need to block the NVR nic 2 from the internet? With no firewall rule created- I've managed to set up gDMSS on...
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    LaView NVR with Amcrest Camera Compatibility/Setup Help!

    Hi All! First time attempting to setup a security camera system. I bought (2x) Amcrest POE cameras and a LaView NVR (below). Reading a bit more, I'm worried about setting up a system with different manufacturers. How much of a pain will it be to grow this system over time? Should I return one...
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    Cannot connect camera to NVR

    Hardware: IPcam (x2): DaHua IPC-HDW5231R-ZE NVR: NVR4108-4KS2 Problem: I was able to set up my two cameras and it worked fine for about 8 months and then the switches suddenly died. I bought new switches so they work now. I have two switches, one switch right next to the NVR and another switch...
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    Noob Needing help with a Lorex NR 916-N NVR

    Hello, I was asked to help troubleshoot a problem with an existing Lorex system. I have no background except that I can fumble my way through things. The NVR, like mentioned in the title, is a NR-916-N. The complaint was that it wasn’t displaying camera output. On listening to it, it felt...
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    Multiple Spot Monitors

    Looking for recommendations. I have an install coming up and looking for best ways to achieve it. A customer of mine wants an 8 Channel NVR with 8 IP Cameras to cover their commercial premises, all simple stuff. 6 cameras will be connected to the NVR over the LAN via POE switch and the...
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    Which Dahua NVR supports Fisheye "dewarping"

    Hi, I buy one camera that dont work with my NVR because it dont support Fisheye or dewarping. which NVR do i need for IPC-EB5531P BR, Borz
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    FOR SALE - Brand New, sealed: LUM-510-NVR-8CH

    This unit is BRAND NEW and SEALED from the manufacturer and includes a 1 TB hard drive as well as all other factory provided accessories. This NVR is the newest 8 channel model. I purchased this unit for a client 1 month ago, and that client has decided to go with a 16 channel LUMA NVR instead...
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    Using NVR with Blue Iris

    I bought 5 dahua cameras and a Dahua NVR. I prefer Blue Iris over SmartPSS, i was able to connect my pc to the NVR through blue iris but it will only display the camera on Port 1 of the NVR. Any ideas how to get blue iris to read the individual ports of the NVR so I can display all the cameras?
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    Hikvision PCB DS-803015 - What NVR?

    The EZViz NVR I bought as a set with 4x 4k cameras (none of which are running a webserver) has a PCB mark on it saying it's the DS-803015, Rev 1.0. I've been scraping as much web as I can to find it, but I can't find a single NVR photo of this board. I doubt it's new- it's just figuring out...
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    Hikvision Setup Help

    Im after a bit of help with my Hikvision setup. Im trying to get my cameras the smoothest/best quality picture I can. Ive got one dome - DS 2CD2142FWD-I and two bullets - DS2CD2042WD-I. The NVR I have is DS-7604NI-K1/4P Any help with settings would be greatly appreciated. I understand each...
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    Hikvision DS-7616ni-k2/16p Bricked

    Hello houston. I got a problem, my nvr is down. No buzzer, no monitor exit, just one red led is lighting on the board. What can i do? Can i fix it? I had tried TFTPD but result is fail. It can not find the nvr's ip.
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    LTS NVR Audio Out to Speakers

    Hello everyone, I have a microphone connected to the Audio-In/G terminals of my Hikvision DS-2CD2942F-IS camera. I've attached a photo at the end of this post showing how the camera and the mic are wired up. I know the wiring is ok because I get both audio and video from the BlueIris mobile...
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    What are my options for Cloud Storage / Remote access viewing?

    I have an Hikvision OEM NR32P4-4 NVR ("Hikvision Comparable Model Number: DS-7604NI-K1/4P") along with 3 hikvision OEM cameras are plugged into my NVR. Currently the camera record onto the hard drive of the NVR, and that's it. I do not have anything stored in the cloud. I also use an app...
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    PoE camera with Automatic Video Export on Windows

    Hi everyone, I recently purchased a Unifi G3 Flex, configured Unifi video recordings, and got right up to the part where I could configure an offsite backup script for the video files. But it seems I can't do that... only manually export my recordings. So, what I need is a PoE camera that...
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    Cannot stop the boot process with ctrl+u

    Hello everyone I've a problem while flashing HIKVISION NVR,IPC AND DVR with serial cable. I've reinstalled my os on the laptop which is windows 7 64bit. The serial cable flasher was working fine before reinstalling the os. I've tried with many drivers and different terminal programs likes secure...
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    Anyone intersted in helping developing an open source modern NVR?

    I'm in a mission to build an open source NVR in React Native, so it should work on Windows, Linux, Mac, Android and iOS. The ONVIF/RTSP and decoding are in C++, so the same code is used throughout al devices, and the user interface is in javascript (react native). Rigth now I'm developing the...
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    Connecting an NVR online without a cable

    I'm looking to set up a Reolink RLC-410 to any compatible NVR. I can connect the POE cable from the camera to the NVR, but I won't be able to connect the NVR to the router via a cable. I am not too keen to use a wifi extender because it would probably reduce the connection speeds to the other...
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    Reading multiple RTSP streams synchronously

    Hello, I am working on a project that involves reading frames from 8 IP cameras (all Dahua, but different models/firmwares) and bundling them into a packet for further processing. If I simply read the incoming RTSP streams frame by frame with OpenCV's VideoCapture, they are out of sync by ca. 2...
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    Download / Backup All Recording From All Cameras on Hikvision NVR - Mass/Bulk Method

    Hello, I am looking for a way to download and backup all recordings from 8 cameras on a Hikvision NVR. The client software allows me to do 1 camera and a few days at a time, but it will take a lot of effort this way. It is 3tb of data, and yes I have the storage space. Any utility, tool...
  23. Deadeye

    Hik-Connect works fine, except video playback.

    I've been working on getting the Hik-Connect mobile app working and everything seems to be working ok, but I can only view video playback when I'm on my home network (that my Hikvision NVR is on). If I leave the house and use someone else's wifi or 4G, I get a "Video playback failed. Error...
  24. Deadeye

    Using RTSP camera on Hikvision DS-7716NI-SP

    I've been trying to get a Foscam vnt6656g6A40 IP camera to work with a Hikvision NVR. I've never set up a camera using RTSP before (I JUST RECENTLY found out that RTSP is the transmission protocol as I thought before that was ONVIF). I've been trying different combinations of settings in the...
  25. jd415

    Video Skips Frame When Viewing Playback Of Motion Detect Video Only

    When I watch playback of motion detect videos it skips a few frames. For example if a car drives in front of my house I only see the first second of it driving by and the remaining few seconds of the car I do not see. If motion detect is not enabled and I watch playback of the motion the issue...
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    Dahua NVR NVR5216-16P-4KS2E On Amazon

    I’m researching NVRs and looking at the Dahua NVR NVR5216-16P-4KS2E. I found it on Amazon Prime. I wanted to ask the group if they have any thoughts on buying Dahua NVRs on Amazon. Asking because I have read more than one place in the forums to be aware of buying IP cameras on places like eBay...
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    SmartPSS exporting multiple cameras

    Is it possible to export multiple cameras at the same time with SmartPSS? I am using the latest version and when I go into Playback, select the cameras I want to export, hit search for the time frame, and then use the time clip to select the time and hit time clip again to export it only...
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    System Selection Help Needed

    A good friend of mine asked if I could help him update his camera system. He currently has DI-0635V SUPERDOME® 620TVL INDOOR IR DOME CAMERA W/ AUTO-IRIS VF LENS cameras with a Truon DVST 8808 8 CH H.264 DVR. So he has coax. He said the new cameras all can be stationary. Is there a decent...
  29. jd415

    Dahua Camera / Lorex NVR Compatibility

    I was thinking about ordering a Dahua IPC-HFW5831E-ZE bullet camera (see link below). IPC-HFW5831E-ZE I just want to confirm its compatible with my current Lorex 4K NVR model LNR6163W (see link below). Also what are your thoughts of this camera? I currently have a total of 10 indoor / outdoor...
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    Hikvision DS-7732NI-K4/16P IP cameras remote viewing

    Sort of related to another thread but probably worth it's own! Hikvision DS-7732NI-K4/16P and lots of DS-2CD2125FWD-I cameras. Hikvision LAN is setup on subnet with the desktop PCs, etc, on the LAN, setup port forwarding on the public router to reach it remotely. Several cameras...